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  Patrick County, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Patrick County is a county located in the state of Virginia.
In the county, the population is spread out with 21.70% under the age of 18, 7.10% from 18 to 24, 28.00% from 25 to 44, 26.70% from 45 to 64, and 16.50% who are 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county is $28,705, and the median income for a family is $36,232.
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 Encyclopedia: Patrick County, Virginia
The Eastern Shore of Virginia is on the Atlantic Coast of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The Tidewater region of Virginia is the southeastern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia, centered on Hampton Roads.
Virginia Beach is an independent city located in the South Hampton Roads area in the Commonwealth of Virginia, on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
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 Patrick County, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Patrick County was formed in 1791, when Patrick Henry County was divided into Patrick County and Henry County.
Patrick Henry County was named for Patrick Henry.
Confederate cavalry commander Jeb Stuart was born on "Laurel Hill Plantation" in Patrick County on February 6th, 1833.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Patrick_County,_Virginia   (406 words)

 Henry County, Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The county was established in 1777 from the Pittsylvania County.
In 1790, Patrick Henry County was split into two counties, the western part becoming Patrick County and the rest becoming Henry County.
In the county, the population is spread out with 22.30% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 29.00% from 25 to 44, 26.10% from 45 to 64, and 15.00% who are 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henry_County,_Virginia   (472 words)

Patrick County was organized in 1790-91 with land from Henry County.
Gowen, son of William R. Gowen and Amanda Gowen, was born in Pulaski County in 1842, according to the 1860 census enumeration.
Allen Gowen, son of Frederick Gowen and Nancy Coomer Gowen, was born in 1830 in Patrick County, Virginia.
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 A Short History of Patrick County   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
In colonial Virginia, the care of the needy was done through the local parishes of the Established Church.
The counties took over welfare functions from the church vestry about 1785, and elected "overseers of the poor" to take care of the poor, the aged and the orphans.
Patrick County came into existence in 1791, and continued this system until the federal welfare system was established in the 1930s.
www.poorhousestory.com /VA_Patrick_PHHist.htm   (323 words)

 Patrick County : Virginia Is For Lovers
Patrick County located in the Southwest Blue Ridge Highlands is home to interesting historical sites, food and dining as well as outdoor recreation areas.
Patrick County is home of the birthplace of General J.E.B Stuart, renowned confederate cavalryman.
Laurel Hill is located in the southwestern part of the county at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and within sight of the boundary line of North Carolina and Virginia.
www.virginia.org /site/features.asp?FeatureID=201   (617 words)

In 1746, today’s Patrick County was part of Lunenburg County, named for the Duchy of Lunenburg in Hanover, Germany.
The residents of Lunenburg County, Virginia, refer to it as "The Old Free State." Lunenburg, representing the pro-Confederate viewpoint, threatened to secede from the "Old Dominion" if Virginia did not secede from the United States.
Jones County, Mississippi, represented the pro-Union viewpoint during the war calling itself the "Free State of Jones" and acting as an independent country within the home state of the President of the Confederate States of America Jefferson Davis.
www.freestateofpatrick.com   (530 words)

 Welcome To Stuart Virginia, Patrick County and Southwestern Virginia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Patrick County was formed in 1790 from Henry County, both counties being named in honor of Patrick Henry, Governor of Virginia, who thus had two counties named for him.
Stuart, the county seat, was established 1792 as Taylorsville, later named Stuart in honor of General J. Stuart, Confederate Calvary, a native of Patrick County.
Patrick County is strategically positioned among a network of interstate highways and 4-lane roads.
www.uclambertrealty.com /area_information.htm   (948 words)

 My Southern Roots(Russell County Virginia)
Henry L. Hess was born in Russell County, Virginia in 1841.
Martin Miller was born in Russell County in 1840.
On 23 March 1862, at the Battle of Kernstown Virginia, Martin Miller of the Stonewall Brigade, age 22, was fatally wounded, defending the Southern States in the Civil War.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
An act to organize and establish a Superior Court of law in each County of the Commonwealth of Virginia was passed February 1, 1808.
The contents of this book were abstracted from the Patrick County Superior Court Order Book, May, 1809 through May, 1831.
These were probably the first records kept in Patrick for Superior Court, and may contain information you may, or in some cases may not, want to know about your ancestors.
www.quintinpublications.com /va_patrick.html   (123 words)

 Joseph White & Mary Mabe Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
According to the census of 1870 in Patrick County, Virginia, Joseph White was born about 1825 in Virginia.
In the 1880 census of the Mayo district in Patrick County, John W. White, age 24, is listed with wife Millie and 1-year-old daughter Rosie.
was born May 17, 1862, in Virginia, according to the census, though her son stated on her death certificate that she was born in Stokes County, North Carolina.
home.earthlink.net /~glendaalex/WhiteMabe.htm   (182 words)

 Genealogy Books - BigTreeBooks.com
These birth records were originally copied from those recorded in the register at the Patrick County Courthouse, Stuart,Va. The listings include name, race, sex, parents name, and birth date.
Contains brief description of court cases, and in some instances, the names of people involved in court cases that are carried over to another session of the court for disposition.
The entries in the first section of this work were abstracted from a book found in the Clerks Office of the Circuit Court of Patrick County.
bigtreebooks.com /List.asp?Topic=Patrick   (781 words)

 Patrick County, Virginia VAGenWeb
Patrick County was created in 1791 (by an act of Virginia Assembly passed on November 26, 1790, to become effective on June 1, 1791) when Henry County was divided in two.
Edwards genealogy and Edwards family history - Virginia for the descendants of Lewis Edwards of Franklin County, VA (b: 3-10-1812) and Nancy Howell (b: 6-17-1809 in Montgomery County, VA).
The first is when the county was created by law and the second is when the county was formed and records began.
www.rootsweb.com /~vapatric   (520 words)

 Digital Patrick County Map, Maps of Patrick County County, Virginia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Our map of Patrick County is fully editable, logically layered (View Layer Directory), and royalty free.
Every county map is available, but we may not yet have your county of interest completed.
Individual County Overview™ vector graphics are priced by population, with prices ranging from $275 to $425 per county.
www.creativeforceinc.com /county_maps/county_maps.asp?ID=1840   (229 words)

 Branscomb Genealogy - John Branscomb
Groups of residents of a county, many of them related by blood or marriage, tended to move together as land to the west became available.
What is known is that both John and Isaac purchased land on Paul’s Creek in Patrick County soon after selling their land in Greensville County: John in November 1798 and Isaac in September 1799.
Given that the records show Virginia as the birthplace of Henry, the youngest (known) child of John and Olive, and they suggest that Henry was born between late 1808 and early 1809, it is likely that the move occurred no earlier than 1809.
www.branscombgenealogy.com /JohnBranscomb.htm   (3425 words)

 Richard Mullins I Descendants
She married David OWEN 1780 in Wilkes County, North Carolina; born 1759 in Halifax, Virginia.
In Henry County, Mathew Mullins is mentioned in the will of Mordecai Hord which was not dated, but the account was settled in 1789-1790 and shows he was due payment which was made to Henry Lyne (Layne) for Matthew.
Franklin County, Virginia was formed in 1786 from portions of Henry and Bedford Counties.
home.earthlink.net /~willpaz/Mullins/richard_mullins_i_descendants.htm   (544 words)

 THOMAS NOTES   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Charles was a hunter and liked to keep a record of his kills, which was recorded in part, to be; 300 deer, 65 bears, and 44 panthers.
The Thomas family founded Thomas Grove Meeting House, which is on the Floyd and Patrick County Virginia line.
Charles and Pleasant Thomas, Charles Rakes, and Richard Wood, were among the signers of a petition in 1797 to the General Assembly of Halifax Co. Virginia, to establish the town of South Boston (formerly Old Boston).
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 Civil War Book Review -- Reviewers
He is the past President of the Bucks County Civil War Roundtable and also lectures on the causes of the war.
Virginia Mescher, a social, domestic and food historian, is a 1972 graduate of Virginia Tech in Home Economics specializing in Housing, Management and Family Development, and primary, secondary, and adult education.
(rwhisona@radford.edu) is professor of geology at Radford University in Virginia.
www.cwbr.com /civilwarbookreview/reviewers.html   (12329 words)

 The Political Graveyard: Patrick County, Va.
Assignment of birthplaces, deathplaces, and cemeteries to counties is subject to error.
The intent is to locate places according to current county names and boundaries.
Member of Virginia state legislature, 1830; U.S. Representative from Virginia 19th District, 1837-39.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/VA/PT.html   (556 words)

 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Halifax County was formed from Lunenburg, which in turn had been created out of Brunswick in 1746.
Balto., 1990 $35.00 After an illuminating account of the history of Patrick and Henry counties, which occupies the first third of the book, the authors turn their attention to genealogy, providing authoritative histories of no fewer than 110 families.
www-personal.umich.edu /~cgaunt/etc/v99i28.txt   (1397 words)

 telephone equipment Patrick County telephone equipment Prices in Real-Time: Welcome to telephoneequipment.org!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
This means that he or she is interested in the longevity of your account and the level of your service.
Once we began generating large amounts of volume for our suppliers, we were blessed with special rate plans and promotions that we alone could offer you, our customer.
Keywords are placed here to provide a quick summary of the services specifically offered by Shopfortelephone equipment in Patrick County.
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 Edwards Genealogy - Edwards Family & Genealogy Virginia
Welcome to the Edwards genealogy and Edwards family history of Virginia website for descendants of Brice Edwards of Patrick County, Virginia and his wife, Jane Rakes.
The descendants of Brice Edwards, who was born about 1779 in Henry County, Virginia and died on January 28, 1856 in Patrick County, Virginia and his wife, Jane Rakes, who was born about 1783 in Virginia and died about July 1880 in Patrick County has been compiled and shared by Susan M. Jurban.
Volume 2 on the descendants of John Counts of Glade Hollow, Russell County, Virginia is now available.
edwards-family.us   (595 words)

 [No title]
Would appreciate anything on: Jeremiah Burnett II born 1740 in Talbot County, MD or VA and died before 1816 in Wayne County, KY. Wife unknown.
Garten was born around 1799 in Patrick County and died after 1880.
Martha Burnett was born around 1850 in Patrick County, VA. She never married but had a child named John Burnett born October 19th 1873 in Patrick County.
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 Tudor Family Cemetery - Patrick County, Virginia
United States > Virginia > Patrick > Tudor Family Cemetery
The cemetery is beautifully maintained by the Trust Department of a bank in Danville, Virginia.
Any member of this Tudor Family or related family may be buried in this cemetery, which is approximately five acres in size, with plenty of maintained burial space for generations to follow.
www.interment.net /data/us/va/patrick/tudor   (292 words)

 Genealogy - 2000
Pilson (1910-1999), a well-known historian of the county.
JOHN JAMES HOLLAND abandoned his family @1908 in Deepwater (Fayette County) WV and reportedly worked for the railroad as a detective and later died from alledged gunshot injuries received in the line of duty.
He was born in NC, but died in Carroll County, VA. I believe she died during the Civil War, about 1864.
www.mtnlaurel.com /Genealogy/gene2000.htm   (6737 words)

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