Below is a list of documents known to exist and
not yet obtained. There are two ways you can help.
First, if you have the information or documents,
I'll gladly pay copy and mailing charges if you would please send it to
Second, if you would like help by obtaining this
material , I will supply the necessary information with the requested list
to allow you to help. Many Archived documents are available by sending
to the Archives in the state of it's listing. However, there is usually
a $5 - $10 charge for each request. I plan to obtain most if not all of
the documents listed here as I can afford it. If you would like to send
for the documents, please do. If you have access to the Archives and would
like to look it up and copy it that would be great!
Wills - wills are
ideal since they list the children and wife of the writer.
Inventory - List
of personal and real property of the deceased. Created after death for
distribution by the will.
Administration Bond -
Usually shows distribution of willed property. Usually lists family and
Documents Located in North Carolina
These documents can be obtained by sending $8.00 (check or money order)
Division of Archives and History
Department of Cultural Resources
109 E. Jones Street
Raleigh, North Carolina 27611
They only accept one querie per request. You
must be specific.
Example: Do you have a Will for Charles Medaris,
Guilford County, 1783 ?
Documents Known to exist in North Carolina
Moses Mederey - County 15, 1777 - 100 WB-2/108
Documents known to exist in the Virginia State
I do not yet have the information on the correct ordering process, but
the address is:
Virginia State Library & Archives
11th Street at Capitol Square
Richmond, Virginia 23219
Henley Marriage & Obituary Database: CATALOG CARD
Virginia free press & farmers' repository.
Married- In Ohio, John Madeira, to Miss Rachel Gardner. (p. 3, c. 4)
DATE OF PUB.
Thursday, March 31, 1831.
Available on microfilm (Library of Virginia Film 417).
From the marriage and obituary citations compiled by Bernard J. Henley
from Virginia newspapers on
microfilm at the Library of Virginia.
Marriage -- Virginia.
Charles Town (W. Va.)
Henley, Bernard J. (Bernard John)
Bernard J. Henley papers.
Joseph Maddery - Isle of Wright, 1781, Will
Jno Madero - King George, 1725, Inventory (may
Mosse Marders - King George, 1783, Admin. Bond
Marders - King George, 1725, Inventory (may
In the Virginia Archives, CW soldiers. We would
like to have copies of the files of the men listed in the Virginia Confederate
Regiments section at:
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