A List of Publications and References to Historic Prince Edward County, Virginia

A Bibliography for Researchers

Compiled by Members of the Farmville-Prince Edward Historical Society


Morton, M. S., “Revolutionary Soldiers of Prince Edward County” William and Mary College Quarterly, Historical Magazine, October, 1935, Vol. 15, No. 4, page 403-4

Unknown, “NW Train + Farmville Station + Chaos = TV Commercial”, Norfolk and Western Magazine, November 15, 1979, Vol. 57, No. 10, page 17-20


Andersen, William F. Jr., The Farmville Herald, Index to Births, Deaths and Marriages (1893-1912), Farmville, Va., Southside Virginia Historical Press, 1999

Andersen, William F. Jr., 1850 Census of Prince Edward County, Va., Including Slave Schedules, Farmville, Va., Southside Virginia Historical Press, 1999

Bagby, George W., The Old Virginia Gentleman and Other Sketches, Richmond, Va. Dietz Press, Fifth Edition, 1948

Bass, B. Calvin, Another Look at Rice, private printing, 1994

Bogen-Garrett, Flippen, Huskey, Prevo and Sedgewick, Farmville, Virginia, An Illustrated History, Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, 1999

Bradshaw, Herbert Clarence, History of Farmville, Virginia (1798-1948), Fredericksburg, Va., The Farmville Herald, 1994

Bradshaw, Herbert Clarence, History of Prince Edward County, Virginia, Richmond, Va., The Dietz Press, 1955

Brinkley, John Luster, On This Hill, A Narrative History of Hampden-Sydney College, 1774-1994, Cadmus Publishing, 1994

Burrell, Charles Edward, A History of Prince Edward County, Virginia, Richmond, Va., The Williams Printing Co., 1922

Calkins, Chris, Lee’s Retreat, A History and Field Guide, Page One Publications, 2000

Calkins, Christopher, Thirty-six Hours Before Appomattox, The Farmville Herald, 1980

Calkins, Christopher M., The Appomattox Campaign, March 29-April 9, 1865, Combined Publishing, 1997

Eanes, Greg, Memories of Virginia Civilian Conservation Corps Camps, private printing, 1999

The Farmville Herald, Felixville, A Forgotten Village in Cumberland County, Virginia and Other Sketches, Reprinted from the Farmville Herald, 1967

The Farmville Herald, Seven Fateful Days of 1865, Reprinted from a special section published April 7, 1861 by the Herald

The Farmville Herald, Today and Yesterday in the Heart of Virginia, Reprinted from the Herald, 1935

Flippen, Robert G., “Drink and be Healed” A History of Farmville Lithia Water, Fredericksburg, Va., Southside Virginia Historical Press, 1994

Gregory, G. Howard, 53rd Virginia Infantry and 5th Battalion Virginia Infantry, H.E. Howard, Inc., 1999

Jeter, J.B., The Life of Rev. Daniel Witt, D.D. of Prince Edward County, Virginia, Richmond, Va., Whittet and Shepperson, 1875

Knorr, Catherine Lindsay, Marriage Bonds and Minister Returns of Prince Edward County, Virginia 1754-1810, privately printed, 1950, reprinted 1982

Nanzig, Thomas P., 3rd Virginia Cavalry, H.E. Howard, Inc., 1989

Pace, Dr. Robert F., Two Hundred Years in the Heart of Virginia, Perspectives on Farmville’s History, 1798-1998, Richmond, Va., Longwood College Foundation, Inc., 1998

Rankin, Thomas M., 23rd Virginia Infantry, H.E. Howard, Inc., 1985

Redmond, Ruby Elliott and Waller, Virginia Price, Memories of Meherrin, Lawrenceville, Va., private printing, 1998

Robertson, James I., 18th Virginia Infantry, H.E. Howard, Inc., 1984

Sharon Baptist Church, A Church in the Wilderness, A History of Sharon Baptist Church, Fredericksburg, Va., 1994

Sherwood, G.L. and Weaver, Jeffrey C., 20th and 39th Virginia Infantry, H.E. Howard, Inc., 1994

Smith, Jo, A History of High Bridge, Richmond, Va., Morrow Printing, 1987

Sprague, Rosemary, Longwood College, A History, Richmond, Va., William Byrd Press, 1989

Steck, John C., The Prince Edward County Virginia Story, The Farmville Herald, 1961

Unknown, “Prince Edward County for a Home in Virginia” Richmond, Va., Johns and Co., 1888

Watkins, Francis N., A Catalogue of the Descendents of Thomas Watkins of Chicahominy, Va., who was the Common Ancestor of many of the Families of the name in Prince Edward, Charlotte and Chesterfield Counties, Virginia, Henderson, N.C., Atlas Printing Co., 1899

Wood, Sweet, Swafford Architecture, Venable-Wade-McKinney House, Farmville, Va., prepared for Historic Farmville, Inc., June 1992

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