Giving some account of what it was by nature, of what it was made by man, and of some of the men who made it.
By Rev. Edgar Woods
This 424 page book with a 16 page index, includes biographies, military information, county officers, and a list of deaths. Time period approximately 1740-1885
Abell, Abney, Adair, Adams, Alcock, Alexander, Allegre, Allen, Alphin, Ambrose, Ammonett, Anbury, Anderson, Andrews, Angle, Anthony, Antrim, Apple, Appleberry, Appleton, Appling, Archer, Armor, Arms, Armstrong, Arnold, Arthur, Asbury, Atkisson, Atwell, Austin, Aylett, Ayres, Baber, Bache, Bacon, Bailey, Bain, Baker, Baldwin, Bales, Ball, Ballard, Ballenger, Ballou, Bankhead, Banks, Barbour, Barclay, Barker, Barksdale, Barnett, Barrett, Bartley, Barton, Bates, Battersby, Battles, Baxter, Baylor, Beale, Bear, Beazley, Beck, Beckett, Bedford, Beers, Bell, Bennett, Benson, Berkeley, Bernard, Berry, Best, Bettis, Beverly, Bezet, Bibb, Bibbs, Bickley, Biggers, Biggs, Bills, Binford, Bing, Bingham, Birckhead, Bird, Birk, Bishop, Black, Blackwell, Blades, Blaetterman, Blain, Blair, Blakey, Blalock, Bland, Blaney, Bledsoe, Boatright, Boaz, Bohannon, Boiling, Bolling, Bolton, Bond, Bonnycastle, Booker, Boone, Bouldin, Bowcock, Bowen, Bowles, Bowman, Bowyer, Boyd, Boye, Braddock, Bradley, Bragg, Bramham, Branch, Brand, Brander, Bray, Breckenridge, Breckinridge, Breedlove, Brennan, Brenton, Bridgett, Briscoe, Britt, Broadhead, Broadus, Brockenbrough, Brockman, Brooke, Brooks, Brown, Browning, Browns, Bruce, Bruffey, Bryan, Bryant, Buchanan, Buck, Bucknall, Buckner, Buford, Bullard, Bullitts, Bullock, Bullocks, Bumgardner, Burch, Burden, Burgher, Burke, Burks, Burnley, Burrisse, Burrus, Burton, Bush, Bustard, Buster, Butler, Button, Byrd, Cabell, Caine, Calhoun, Camp, Campbell, Canby, Cannon, Carden, Carlton, Carothers, Carpenter, Carr, Carroll, Carter, Carters, Carthrae, Cartie, Carver, Cary, Cashmere, Catlett, Catterton, Caulbeck, Chamberlain, Chambers, Champe, Chandler, Chapman, Charity, Charles, Cheatham, Chenault, Chewning, Chick, Childress, Chiles, Chisholm, Chiswell, Christian, Churchill, Clack, Claiborne, Clark, Clarks, Clarkson, Clarksons, Clausby, Clay, Claybrook, Clayton, Clement, Clements, Cleveland, Cloyd, Clyde, Coalter, Cobb, Cobbs, Cochran, Cocke, Coffey, Coffman, Cole, Coleman, Coles, Collins, Colvard, Conard, Conner, Connor, Cook, Cooke, Coolidge, Copeland, Corban, Cornet, Cosby, Coursey, Courtney, Cowan, Cowherd, Cox, Craddock, Craig, Crank, Craven, Crawford, Crawley, Creigh, Crenshaw, Crockett, Crockford, Cross, Crossthwait, Crozet, Crump, Culp, Cunningham, Curd, Dabney, Dade, D'Alphonse, Dalton, Damron, Dandridge, Daniel, Darneille, Darnell, Darrow, Darsie, Davenport, Davidson, Davie, Davies, Davis, Dawson, Day, DeJarnette, de La Cour, De Prado, de Rieux, Dean, Dearing, Dedman, Defoe, Depriest, Deskins, Dettor, Dew, Deyerle, Dice, Dickerson, Dicky, Digges, Diggs, Dinsmore, Dinwiddie, Divers, Dixon, Dobbins, Dollins, Doren, Doswell, Dougherty, Douglass, Dowell, Downing, Doyle, Draffen, Draper, Drumheller, Du Bose, Dudley, Duggins, Duke, Dukes, Dulaney, Dunavan, Dunkum, Dunmore, Dunn, During, Durrett, Dyer, Eades, Early, Eastin, Eaton, Eaves, Eddins, Edgar, Edge, Edmondson, Edwards, Edwin, Egan, Elliott, Ellis, Elsom, Emerson, Emmett, English, Epperson, Eppes, Eskridge, Estes, Estill, Estis, Eubank, Eubanks, Everett, Evins, Ewell, Ezekiel, Fagg, Farish, Farley, Farrar, Farrow, Faulkner, Fauntleroy, Fenly, Fentress, Ferguson, Ferneyhough, Ferrel, Ferrow, Ficklin, Field, Fielder, Fielding, Fife, Fishburne, Fisher, Fitch, Fitz, Fitzpatrick, Flannagan, Fleming, Fletcher, Flint, Flippin, Floyd, Foland, Fontaine, Forbes, Ford, Fortune, Fossett, Foster, Fowles, Fox, Franklin, Fray, Frazier, French, Fretwell, Frizzell, Fry, Funsten, Gaines, Gallatin, Galt, Gambell, Gamble, Gantt, Garland, Garlick, Garner, Garret, Garrett, Garrison, Garth, Gary, Gass, Gaudylock, Gaulding, Gavin, Gay, Geiger, Gentry, George, Gerard, Gianniny, Gibson, Gilbert, Gilchrist, Giles, Gilham, Gillaspy, Gilliam, Gilmer, Gilmore, Girardin, Glasscock, Gleason, Glenn, Glover, Godwin, Going, Gollan, Gooch, Goodall, Goode, Goodloe, Goodman Goodridge, Goodyear, Goolsby, Gordon, Goss, Grady, Grafton, Graham, Grant, Grantham, Grattan, Graves, Gray, Grayson, Greegors, Green, Greening, Greens, Greer, Gregg, Gregory, Gretter, Grier, Griffin, Grigsby, Grills, Grimes, Grimsley, Grinstead, Grubbs, Guess, Guy, Hackett, Haden, Hagan, Haggard, Hairston, Haislip, Hall, Hallers, Halsall, Hamilton, Hamman, Hammer, Hammett, Hammock, Hammond, Hamner, Hanckel, Hancock, Harbet, Harbottle, Hardesty, Hardin, Hare, Harford, Hargis, Harlan, Harlow, Harman, Harmar, Harmon, Harper, Harris, Harrises, Harrison, Hart, Hartman, Hartsook, Harvey, Harvie, Harwood, Hastings, Hatch, Hawkins, Hay, Hays, Hazelrig, Hazen, Head, Heard, Heiskell, Henderson, Hendersons, Hendricks, Hening, Henry, Herndon, Herring, Hewitt, Hickerson, Hickman, Hicks, Higginbotham, Higgs, Hill, Hilton, Hinde, Hindman, Hines, Hinson, Hitchcock, Hodge, Hogg, Holladay, Holland, Holly, Holman, Holmes, Holson, Holt, Hoomes, Hooper, Hoops, Hopkins, Hord, Hornsby, Hornsey, Horsley, Hotopp, Houchens, Howard, Howe, Howell, Howlett, Hoy, Huckstep, Hudson, Hudsons, Hughes, Hull, Humbert, Humphrey, Humphreys, Hunt, Hunter, Hunton, Huntsman, Huntsmans, Hurd, Hutton, Huyett, Imboden, Inglis, Ingram, Inman, Ireland, Irvin, Irving, Isaacs, Isham, Israel, Jackson, Jameson, Janney, Jarman, Jarmans, Jeffers, Jefferson, Jeffries, Jenkins, Jennings, Jerdone, Johnson, Johnston, Jones, Jonett, Jopling, Jordan, Jordon, Jouett, Joyner, Jude, Jurey, Karr, Kean, Keblinger, Keister, Keller, Kelly, Kemp, Kemper, , Kennedy, Kennerly, Kennon, Kenton, Keppel, Kerr, Key, Kidd, Kimbrough, Kin, Kincaid, Kindred, King, Kingsley, Kinkead, Kinkeads, Kinloch, Kinney, Kinsolving, Kirby, Kirk, Knight, Kortright, Kosciusko, Kyle, La Porte, Lackie, Lacy Lafayette, Lamb, Lambert, Land, Landcraft, Landcrafts, Lane, Langford, Lapsley, Laughlin, Lawrence, Lawson, Le Neve, Leake, Lecky, Lee, Leigh, Leitch, Leschot, Letermans, Levy, Lewis, Lewises, Lidderdale, Lightfoot, Lile, Lindsay, Lipop, Lipscomb, Lisle, Little, Littleford, Littlepage, Littleton, Lively, Lobban, Lockhart, Logan, Lomax, Long, Longstreet, Lott, Louthan, Lowry, Lucas, Lumpkin, Lupton, Luther, Lynch, Lyon, Mabe, Mackey, MacMurdo, Macon, Maddox, Madison, Magill, Magruder, Mallory, Malone, Mann, Mansfield, Mantaprise, Mark, Marks, Marr, Marriott, Marshall, Martin, Marye, Mason, Massey, Massie, Master, Matthews, Maupin, Maury, Maxwell, May, Mayo, Mazzei, McAllister, McAnally, McBryde, McCampbell, McCann, McCarty, McCaul, McCauley, McClanahan, McClary, McClunn, McCord, McCoy, McCue, McCues, McCulloch, McCullock, McDaniel, McDonald, McDowell, McGarrough, McGarvey, McGee, McGehee, McGhee, McGrath, McGuffey, McIntire, McKee, McKennie, McKesson, McKillecat, McKinzie, McLaughlin, McLean, McLeod, McManus, McMulen, McMurdo, McNeely, McNeilly, McQuary, McWane, McWhorter, McWilliams, Mead, Meade, Meadow, Mechum, Melton, Mercer, Meredith, Meriwether, Meriwethers, Merrick, Merritt, Michael, Michie, Michies, Miller, Milliway, Mills, Milton, Ming, Minor, Mitchell, Mobbery, Modena, Moffett, Monday, Monroe, Montgomery, Montgomerys, Moon,, Mooney, Moons, Moore, Moorman, Moran, Morans, Morgan, Morrell, Morris, Morrison, Morrisons, Morse, Morton, Mosby, Moseley, Moss, Mullins, Munday, Mundell, Munford, Murphy, Murrell, Muse, Musick, Myers, Napier, Napton, Naylor, Neal, Neeson, Neilson, Nelson, Netherland Nettleton, Nevel, Nevell, Nevill, Neville, New, Newbold, Newcomb, Newman, Newsom, Nicholas, Nicholson, Nicoll, Nimmo, Noel, Noland, Norman, Norris, Norvell, Nowlin, Nowling, Nunn, Nuttycomb, Oaks, Ogans, Ogg, Oglesby, Old, Oldham, Oliver, Omohundro, ONeal, Ormond, Osborne, OToole, Overstreet, Overton, Owen, Ownsley, Pace, Padgett, Page, Pages, Palmer, Paris, Parker, Parrott, Parsons, Paschal, Patillo, Patrick, Patterson, Patton, Paxton, Payne, Peachy, Peacock, Pegram, Pemberton, Pence, Pendleton, Perkins, Perley, Perrow, Perry, Peterson, Pettit, Peyton, Phelps, Philips, Phillips, Pickett, Pierpoint, Pilson, Pinkard, Pinkerton, Piper, Pitman, Pitts, Pleasant, Pleasants, Poage, Poates, Poindexter, Points, Pollard, Pollock, Polson, Poore, Porter, Porterfield, Posey, Potts, Powell, Power, Powers, Pratt, Prentis, Preston, Prestwood, Pretlow, Prettyman, Price, Pride, Prince, Prior, Pritchett, Proctor, Pryor, Purcell, Purvis, Quarles, Quinn, Ragland, Railey, Ralls, Ramsay, Ramsey, Randolph, Rankin, Rannald, Ray, Razor, Rea, Read, Ready, Reay, Reese, Reid, Reids, Reinhart, Reynolds, Rhodes, Rice, Richards, Richardson, Richmond, Riddick, Riedesel, Ritchie, Rittenhouse, Rives, Roane, Roberts, Robertson, Robertsons, Robinson, Rodes, Rogers, Roland, Roper, Rose, Ross, Rosser, Rosson, Rothwell, Rowe, Rowzy, Royall, Royster, Rozell, Ruddell, Ruff, Ruffin, Rutherford, Salmon, Sampson, Sandridge, Sanford, Sangster, Saunders, Savage, Schenk, Schofield, Scott, Scribner, Scruggs, Seamonds, Sebree, Semmes, Senter, Shackelford, Sharp, Shaw, Sheffey, Shelby, Shelton, Shepherd, Sheppard, Shickett, Shiflett, Shirkey, Shirley, Short, Shube, Shumate, Siegfried, Simison, Simms, Simpson, Sims, Sinclair, Singleton, Sinton, Skelton, Skipwith, Slaughter, Smith, Smithers, Smyth, Snead, Sneed, Snell, Snider, Snow, Sorrow, Southall, Southall, Southerlin, Sowell, Spears, Speeds, Spencer, Spiece, Spieces, Spiller, Spinner, Spooner, Spotswood, Spradling, Sprouse, Squair, Staige, Stanard, Staples, Stapleton, Stark, Starke, Statham, Staton, Steele, Steger, Stephen, Stephens, Stephenson, Sterrow, Steuben, Stevens, Stevenson, Stewardson, Stewart, Stith, Stockton, Stokes, Stone, Stoneman, Storms, Stout, Strachan, Strange, Streshley, Stribling, Strother, Stuart, Stuck, Sturdivant, Suddarth, Sullivan, Summerson, Sums, Sumter, Sutherland, Sutherlin, Swann, Swoope, Sydnor, Syme, Taliaferro, Tandy, Tapp, Tarleton, Tate, Taylor, Tebbs, Teel, Teels, Teller, Terrell, Thacker, Thom, Thomas Thomason, Thompson, Thomson, Thornhill, Thornley, Thornton, Thorp, Thrift, Thurman, Thurmond, Tidball, Tidwell, Tilley, Tilmam, Tilman, Timberlake, Tindal, Tindall, Tinsley, Todd, Tomlin, Tompkins, Tooley, Townley, Travillian, Trent, Tribble, Trice, Trist, Troup, Trueheart, Tucker, Tunstall, Turk, Turner, Turpin, Tutt, Tutwiler, Twyman, Tyler, Upton, Valentine, Van, Vandegrift, Vaughan, Venable, Verminet, Vest, Via, Vias, Vibert, Viers, Vires, Waddell, Wade, Waggoner, Wagstaff, Waller, Wakefield, Walden, Wales, Walker, Walkers, Wallace, Waller, Walstrum, Walters, Walton, Ward, Warden, Wardlaw, Ware, Warner, Warr, Warren, Warwick, Washington, Wathen, Watkins, Watson, Watsons, Watts, Wayland, Wayles, Wayne, Wayt, Weathered, Weaver, Webb, Webster, Weir, Wells, Wertenbaker, West, Wharey, Wharton, Wheat, Wheatley, Wheeler, White, Whitehead, Whiteside, Whitesides, Whitlock, Wiant, Wigfall, Wiley, Wilhoi, Wilkerson, Wilkinson, Williams, Williamson, Willingham, Willis, Wills, Wilson, Wimbert, Wimer, Wingfield, Winn, Winston, Wirt, Withers, Wolfe, Wood, Woodfolk, Woodley, Woods, Woodson, Woodsons, Woody, Woolen, Woolfolk, Worthington, Wren, Wright, Wynne, Xaupi, Yancey, Yates, Yergain, Young, Zigler,