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Virginia — Draft Registration Boards — World War I

County Boards

  • Accomac - B. T. Melson, sheriff; John D. Grant, Jr., clerk; J. H. Ayres, M. D.
  • Albemarle - C. M. Thomas, sheriff; W . L. Maupin, clerk; J. S. Davis, M. D.
  • Alexandria - R. B. Fields, sheriff; George H. Racker, clerk; H. V. Yates. M.D.
  • Alleghany - A. C. Sizer. sheriff; A. J. Hobbs, clerk; A. L. Jones, M. D.
  • Amelia - W. L. Elam, sheriff; S. B. Farrar, clerk; P. T. Soathall, M. D.
  • Amherst - A. D. Watts, sheriff, W. B. Sandidges, clerk; C. T. Harris, M. D.
  • Appomattox - F. W. McKinney, sheriff; J. R. Horsley, clerk; J. B. Abbott, M.D.
  • Augusta - W. Arthur Wilson, sheriff; Harry Burnett, clerk; W. F. Hartmann, M. D.
  • Bath - C. A. Gum, sheriff; F. L. LaRue, clerk; L. D. Pole, M. D.
  • Bedford - Paul Bargamin, citizen; S. M. Boiling, clerk; J. A. Rucker, M. D.
  • Bland - T. D. Rubble, sheriff; H. C. Repass, clerk; S. M. Walker, M. D.
  • Botetourt W. J. Booze, sheriff; Turner McDowell, clerk; P. X. Graybill, M.D.
  • Brunswick - R. B. Turubull, sheriff; Robert Tumbull, clerk; E. R. Turnbull, M. D.
  • Buchanan - Ben Ratliff, sheriff; W. L. Dennis, clerk; S. W. Waidron, M. D.
  • Buckingham - Lewis Williams, sheriff; W. S. Hubard, clerk; P. E. Tucker, M.D.
  • Camphell - R. L. Perrow, sheriff; S. C. Goggin, clerk; H. P. Brown, M. D.
  • Caroline - P. B. Gill, sheriff; E. R. Coghill, clerk; John 0. Broaddus, M. D.
  • Carroll - George B. Edwards, sheriff; Dexter Goard, clerk; S. M. Robinson, M.D.
  • Charles City - B. H. Major, sheriff; R. S. Major, clerk; Ashton Harwood, M.D.
  • Charlotte - s. Coleman Priddy, sheriff; S. C. Carrington, clerk; Ray A. Moore, M. D.
  • Chesterfield - William C. Gill, sheriff; Philip V. Coghill, clerk; S. F. Ragland, M.D.
  • Clarke - W. W. Smaliwood, sheriff; George Glass, clerk; S. Edward Harris, M.D.
  • Craig - B. E. Carper, sheriff; A. W. Webb, clerk; B. P. Caldwell, M. D.
  • Culpeper - James S. Yowell, sheriff; Warren E. Coons, clerk; Otis Marshall, M. D.
  • Cumberland - H. K. Adams, sheriff; C. H. Sanderson, clerk; C. Weisiger, M.D.
  • Dickenson - M. C. Swindall, sheriff; D. M. Jones, deputy clerk; W. H. Read, M.D.
  • Dinwiddie - John W. Galusha, sheriff; A. M. Orgain, clerk; D. C. Mayes, M. D.
  • Elizabeth City - Charles C. Curtis, sheriff; H. H. Holt, clerk; S. W. Hope, M.D.
  • Essex - R. S. Duke, sheriff; Harrison Southworth, clerk; S. M. Gouldin, M.D.
  • Fairfax - J. H. Allison, sheriff; F. W. Richardson, clerk; F. N. Brooks, M. U.
  • Fauquier - W. S. Woolf, sheriff; S. H. Turner, clerk; S. Harnsberger, M. D.
  • Floyd - S. W. Brammer, sheriff; B. S. Petligo, clerk; E. L. Lawrence, M. U.
  • Fluvanna - R. S. Campbell, sheriff; Williatri Sclater, clerk; S. S. Nelson, Jr., M.D.
  • Franklin - S. P. Hodges, sheriff; T. W. Carper, clerk; W. T. Chitwood, M. D.
  • Frederick - Luther Pannett, sheriff; Phil H. Gold, clerk; C. L. Anderson, M. D.
  • Giles - William H. Thompson, sheriff; F. B. Snidow, clerk; W. A. Woolwine, M.D.
  • Gloucester - George B. Fields, sheriff; A. T. Wiatt clerk; H.A. Tabb, M.D.
  • Goochland - Joha R. Massie, sheriff; Peter G Miller clerk L. K. Leake, M.D.
  • Grayson - H. A. Hoffman, sheriff; I. B. Bryant clerk M. C. Field, M D
  • Greene - H. A. Malone, sheriff; B. I. Bickers clerk Jesse Ewell, M D.
  • Greensville - S. W. Lee, sheriff; J. Sol Wrenn clerk; G B Wood, M. D.
  • Halifax - B. W. Rice, sheriff; Gran Craddock clerk H. B Melvin, M D
  • Hanover - A. B. Hall, sheriff; C. W. Taylor, clerk, A C. Ray, M.D.
  • Henrico - W. Webb Sydnor, sheriff; Samuel P Waddill clerk B H Martin, M.D.
  • Henry - H. L. Turner, sheriff; T. C. Matthews, clerk, S. M. Shackelford M D
  • Highland - D. C. Graham, sheriff; W. H. Matheny, clerk; C. B. Fox, M. D.
  • Isle of Wight - R. A. Edwards, sheriff; A. S. Johnson, clerk; Rea Parker, M.D.
  • James City - B. P. Trice, sheriff; T. H. Geddy, clerk; H. B. Stephenson, M. D.
  • King George - C. W. Purks, sheriff; F. C. S. Hunter, clerk; V. O. Caruthers, M.D.
  • King and Queen - S. S. Schools, sheriff; William F. Bagby, clerk; R. D. Bates, M.D.
  • King William - W. N. Neale, sheriff; B. C. Garrett, clerk; W. B. Croxton, M.D.
  • Lancaster - John A. McKenney, sheriff; William Chilton, clerk; W. S. Newbill, M. D.
  • Lee - A. B. Robins, sheriff; Lawrence T. Hyatt, deputy clerk; P. D. Pence, M.D.
  • Loudoun - Thos. W. Edwards, sheriff; B. W. Franklin, deputy clerk; John P. Gibson, M.D.
  • Louisa - A. M. Wash, sheriff; P. B. Porter, clerk; H. W. Porter, M. D.
  • Lunenburg - A. B. Shackelton, sheriff; John L. Yates, clerk; E. L. Kendig, M.D.
  • Madison - T. J. Twyman, sheriff; G.H. Taylor, clerk; J. N. Clove, M. D.
  • Mathews - A. B. Thurston, sheriff; W. B. Smith, clerk; C. C. White, M. D.
  • Mecklenhurg - W. R. Beale, sheriff; H. F. Hutcheson, clerk; H. L. Burwell, M.D.
  • Middlesex - H. B. Segar, sheriff; C. W. Eastman, clerk; H. F. Hoskins, M. D.
  • Montgomery - William D. Martin, sheriff; George W. Wilson, clerk; W. H. Edmondson, M. D.
  • Nansemond - E. E. Wagner, sheriff; G.E. Bunting, clerk; C. S. Riddick, M.D.
  • Nelson - W. H. Wheeler, sheriff; B. L. Kidd, clerk; Fred. M. Horsley, M. D.
  • New Kent - R. C. Apperson, Sr., sheriff; T. N. Harris, clerk; S. R. Parker, M.D.
  • Norfolk - L. C. Ferehee, sheriff; Alvah H. Martin, clerk; Sherwood Dix, M. D.
  • Northampton - C. N. Lankford, sheriff; George T. Tyson, clerk; C. L. Nottingham, M.D.
  • Northumberland - L. W. Headley, sheriff; H. S. Brent, clerk; R B. Booker, M.D.
  • Nottoway - R. L. Sullivan, sheriff; Charles F. Deane, clerk; Arthur Hooks, M. D.
  • Orange - W. C. Bond, sheriff; C. W. Woolfolk clerk' Lewis Holladay, N. U.
  • Page - N. T. Sedwick, sheriff; F. W. Weaver clerk Virgil Hanner, M. D.
  • Patrick - S. W, Staples, sheriff; S. S. Taylor, clerk; R. S. Martin, M. D.
  • Pittsylvania - J. A. Hodneit, sheriff; S. S. Hurt, clerk; C. D. Bennett, M. D.
  • Powhatan - E. A. Baugh, sheriff; James A. Tilman, clerk; B. L. Franklin, M.D.
  • Prince Edward - T. H. Bruce, sheriff; Horace Adams, clerk; W. E. Anderson, M.D.
  • Prince George - W. E. Boisseau, sheriff; W. D. Temple, clerk; W. B. Daniel, M. D.
  • Princess Ann - W. J. Litchijeld, sheriff; Emerson Land, clerk; H. E. Whitehead, M.D.
  • Prince William - Charles A. Barbee, sheriff; George G. Tyler, clerk; J. M. Lewis, M.D.
  • Pulaski - C. E. Bones, sheriff; J. N. Bosang, clerk; IL L. Sutherland, M. D.
  • Rappahannock - IL J. Miller, sheriff; W. C. Armstrong, clerk; J. G. Brown, M.D.
  • Richmond - J. R. Connelee, sheriff; J. B. Rains, clerk; H. L. Segar, M. D.
  • Roanoke - C. L. Hatcher, sheriff; Thomas J. Preston, clerk; R. H. Garthright, M. D.
  • Rockbridge - R. L. Morrison, sheriff; A. J. Shields, clerk; C. H. Davidson, M.D.
  • Rockingham - D. E. Croushorn, sheriff; J. F. Blackburn, clerk; J. E Lincoln, M.D.
  • Russell - J. T. Fletcher, sheriff; E. R. Combs, clerk; J. N. Taulbee, M. D.
  • Scott - C. W. Dougherty, sheriff; J. F. Richmond, clerk; C. D. Fugate, M. D.
  • Shenandoah - W. D. Stoner, sheriff; M. D. Wunder, clerk; B. H. White, M.D.
  • Smyth - W. N. McGee, sheriff; S. W. Kent, clerk; S. W. Dickinson, M. D.
  • Southampton - C. L. Grizzard, sheriff; H. B. McLemore, clerk; E. F. Reese, M.D.
  • Spotsylvania - C. A. Carner, sheriff; A. H. Crismond, clerk; W. A. Harris, M.D.
  • Stafford - - M. Knight, sheriff; George W. Herring, clerk; E. M. Snead, M.D.
  • Surry - B. D. Edwards, sheriff; A. S. Edwards, clerk; C. W. Astrop, M. D.
  • Sussex - W. B. Hale, sheriff; H. D. Norris, clerk; Joel Crawford, M. D.
  • Taiewell - S. S. F. Harman, sheriff; C. W. Greever, clerk; T. D. Johnston, M.D.
  • Warren - R. P. Collins, sheriff; M. A. Trout, clerk; W. S. Roy, M. D.
  • Warwick - S. S. Curtis, sheriff; W. C. Burnham, clerk; H. W. Curtis, M.D.
  • Washington - John E. Miller, sheriff; P. J. Davenport, clerk; T. D. Hutton, M.D.
  • Westmoreland - J. W. Harvey, sheriff; Albert Stuart, clerk; G. B. Harrison, M.D.
  • Wise - W. B. Addington, sheriff; W. B. Hamilton, clerk; W. S. Keister, M. D.
  • Wythe - R. B. Brown, sheriff; Charles C. Tate, clerk; T. B. Greene, M. D.
  • York - W. F. Lawson, sheriff; Sidney Smith, clerk; E. Peter White, M. D.

Cities of 30,000 or More Population.

  • Alexandria - Thomas A. Fisher, mayor; IL IL Downham, Alton Moore, H. E. Sweeney.
  • Bristol - George M. Warren, mayor; G. A. Kent, George IL Wiley.
  • Buena Vista - J. M. Updike, mayor; J. F. Stratton, city clerk; A. M. Rucker, clerk of court; J. M. Brown, M. D.
  • Charlottesville - E. G. Haden, mayor; C. W. Rogers, executive officer; C. E. Moran, clerk; W. D. Macon, M. D.
  • Clifton Forge - A. B. Davis, mayor; H. IL Meeks, clerk circuit court; W. M. Revercomb, M. D.
  • Danville - - Harry Wooding, mayor; Robert Brydon, city clerk; Frank Talbett, superintendent gas and water; W. E. Jennings, M.D.
  • Lynchburg - - R. Jester, Jr., mayor; Thomas B. Davis, clerk corporation court; C. J. Tyree, city sergeant; E. Barksdale, M.D.
  • Newport News - - A. A. Moss, mayor, Floyd A. Hudgins, city clerk, Louis Leob, M.D., C. C. Curtis, city sergeant.
  • Norfolk - Wyndham R. Mayo, mayor; Edward Brockenbrough, W. Leight Williams, Benj. M. Baker, Thos H. Willcox, R. W. Peatross, Charles W. Doughtie, H. L. Butler, W. L. Berkley, T. Edward Baird.
  • Petersburg - R. D. Gilliam, mayor, R. W. Kruse, W. M. Rucker, R. A. Martin, M.D.
  • Portsmouth - J. T. Hanvey, mayor, L. P. Slater, city clerk; F. C. Hanrahan, Harry Cuthriell, S. T. Montague, F. T. Briggs, W. H Culpeper, R. L. Moore.
  • Radford - W. M. Delp, mayor; James A. Painter, clerk of court; W. A. Wilson, M. D.
  • Richmond - George Ainslie, mayor; Morgan R. Mills, E. W. Evans, John H. Hinchman, M.D., Harvey E. Atkinson, Coleman Wortham, E. T. Rucker, M. D., James B. Phillips, Jr., Clyde W. Saunders, A. L. Wellford, M. D., H. Watkins Ellerson, John L. ingram Charles V. Carrington, M.D.
  • Roanoke - Charles M. Broun, mayor; P. H. Tucker, city clerk; T. D. Armistead, T. H. Tillett, city sergeant.
  • Staunton - J. Harry May, mayor; J. W. H. Pilson, president board aldermen and acting mayor; Newton Argenbright, clerk corporation court; J. B. Catlett, M. D.
  • Winchester - Julian F. Ward, mayor; J. B. Beverly, clerk of court; J. L. Maphis, commissioner of revenue; Joseph B. Newlin, B. B. Dutton, M.D.