First Families of Virginia - Wikipedia
First Families of Virginia (FFV) were those families in Colonial Virginia who were socially prominent and wealthy, but not necessarily the earliest settlers. They ...
Charles Waddell Chesnutt, 1858-1932 and Clyde O. De Land ...
The Wife of His Youth and Other Stories of the Color Line By Charles Waddell Chesnutt, 1858-1932 and Clyde O. De Land, illustrated by
[Virginia Foundation for the Humanities].) COLEMAN'S was a farm apparently in Lancaster County close to "Brick House" and "Pursells." COLE'S POINT was a farm in ...
Burke, Virginia - Wikipedia
Burke is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States. As of the 2000 census, Burke, an affluent Washington D.C. suburb in Northern ...
Virginia | history - geography | Britannica.com
Virginia: Virginia, constituent state of the United States of America, one of the original 13 colonies. It is bordered by Maryland to the northeast, the Atlantic ...
Upcoming Events | The University of Virginia
Featuring artifacts from the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, other University entities, and private collections, The University of Virginia in ...
Story of Nicholas Spencer contributed by Lisa Wright
Col. Nicholas Spencer (1633–1689) was a London merchant who emigrated to Westmoreland County, Virginia, where he became a planter and which he represented in the ...
Calhoun County West Virginia News - Hur Herald
Hur Herald ® from Sunny Cal The information on these pages, to the extent the law allows, remains the exclusive property of Bob Weaver and The Hur Herald ...
Nottingham Lots and Early Quaker Families - Churchman
In celebration of the 300th anniversary of the founding in 1701 of the Nottingham Lots by William Penn and early Quaker settlers of Chester County, PA.
Excellence in Philanthropy | The Philanthropy Roundtable
For years, Betsy DeVos has been at the forefront of the educational-reform movement. Today, as chairman of the American Federation for Children, she is pushing to ...