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WhatsNew:

New River Notes — Complete

January 21, 2014

After about two years of work we have completed a major upgrade to New River Notes. On January 21, 2014 we switched in the last of the updated files and final page revisions.

In January 2013 we introduced the new site layout but because there were many pages left to do there was a big red Under Construction on the front page. A year later we've finished all of the pages that were on the original site. Construction is complete. We have a great looking site full of material to help you in your research and possibly entertain you.

We're not finished. A site like this can't just freeze in time. It must be maintained, .... Read More

New River Notes

January 6, 2013

New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today.

new river valley mapNew River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County, Virginia Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Welcome and we hope you enjoy our new look. For more information on the changes and plans see posts on the GCVHF Google+ Page.

Smyth County, Virginia Revolutionary War Pension Applicants

Smyth County, Virginia Revolutionary War Pension Applicants
Name Date(s) Court Order Book/Page Comments
Armstrong, William Oct 1, 1832 1/29  
Barker, Edward August 23, 1833 1/216  
Buchanan, Mary January 19,1858 11/194 Widow of James
Burkart, Henry October 19, 1832 1/102 & 178  
Gannaway, Robertson July 19, 1853 9/268  
Harris, Nathaniel - 9/6  
Humphrey, William August 23, 1833/July 17, 1844 1/216 & 6/95  
Killinger, George March 19, 1841 5/24  
Musser (Mercer), John October 19, 1832/June 21, 1833 1/99 & 1/178  
Shannon, Ann July 22, 1845 6/188 Widow of John S.
Snider, John December 20, 1832 1/124  
Strother, Elizabeth B. June 24, 1842 5/173 Widow of James S.