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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.

New River Notes Photo Gallery

Collection of historic and current photos mostly covering the upper New River area of southwestern Virginia and nortwestern North Carolina


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Family AlbumsThis category contains collections of photos from families of the upper New River Valley area.
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Anderson


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5 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2013
Album viewed 798 times

Cantor - Whittaker Families


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21 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2013
Album viewed 4063 times

Cornett


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2 files, last one added on Apr 06, 2021
Album viewed 16 times

Matney


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Miscellaneous Matney Family Photographs

The following photographs are courtesy of Victoria Stewart, and are of unknown individuals believed to be members of the Matney Family of Watauga County, North Carolina. If you are able to identify any of these individuals, please contact Victoria Stewart. Many thanks.

6 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2013
Album viewed 453 times

Sexton


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5 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2013
Album viewed 654 times

Smitteel


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The following photographs were provided by the Bookhouse, 805 N. Emerson St., Arlington, Virginia 22205. Phone 703-527-7797 Natalie Hughes, Proprietor. - Many thanks

Only four of these photos are identified. Most are 1/9th plate tin types, although a few are cart-de- visitie type (paper) photographs. One of the unidentified photos has a backmark stating that it was made by "Wilson & Welsh, Photographers, Summerfield, Grayson Co., Va."

21 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2013
Album viewed 362 times

Warren


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4 files, last one added on Sep 11, 2013
Album viewed 559 times

Andrew Weaver Family Photo Album



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Album viewed 0 times

Welsh


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Courtesy of Roderick Coats

2 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2013
Album viewed 665 times

Young



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10 albums on 1 page(s)


Alleghany County, NC People


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29 files, last one added on Oct 20, 2007
Album viewed 8664 times

Ashe County, NC People


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268 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2008
Album viewed 12208 times

Carroll County, VA People


EdwardRiceWall.jpg

16 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2007
Album viewed 3304 times

Grayson County, Flatridge Area


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1 files, last one added on Feb 10, 2013
Album viewed 2921 times

Giles County, VA People


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4 files, last one added on Feb 14, 2007
Album viewed 1497 times

Grayson County and City of Galax, VA People


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Photos of people who live or lived in Grayson County, VA or the City of Galax, Virginia.

339 files, last one added on Sep 18, 2013
Album viewed 26781 times

Montgomery County, VA People


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2 files, last one added on Jul 23, 2007
Album viewed 1846 times

Pulaski County, VA People


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35 files, last one added on Feb 18, 2013
Album viewed 2148 times

Smyth County, VA People


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102 files, last one added on Nov 10, 2010
Album viewed 9801 times

Surry County, NC People


GrandmaMedley.jpg

5 files, last one added on Apr 01, 2006
Album viewed 2638 times

Tazewell County, VA People


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8 files, last one added on Sep 26, 2006
Album viewed 2517 times

Washington County, VA People


GrannyJohnson2.jpg

64 files, last one added on Mar 24, 2008
Album viewed 2880 times

15 albums on 2 page(s) 1

Random files - New River Valley People
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Spencer White Warren and Margaret J Roberts.312 views
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William H. Canter and Mary Elizabeth Trinkle178 views
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greerjohnp.jpg712 viewsDelia was the daughter of Cicero Osborne and Darthula Ingram.
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Weaver, Eli415 viewsEli Weaver, son of Joshua Weaver and Sallie Ashley, who moved to Watauga County and died there in the 1870s. Courtesy of Roy Weaver royweaver@bellsouth.net
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eweaver.jpg1396 viewsPhoto taken in 1910. They lived at Wolf Knob Grayson County, VA. Elihu was the son of Clayborn Monroe Weaver and Martha Litisha Phipps.
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stny1926.jpg431 viewsClass photo from about 1926, mainly of younger children. Many students need to be identified. Courtesy of Jason Duncan jmduncan@statesville.net
Nora Price.jpg
Nora Price.jpg928 viewsStanding; William Arthur McClure and Samuel Andrew McClure. Son of Mara Etta MClure and ___ Sullin.
Seated; Andy Fowler (Nora's Husband), their child ? and Nora Price Fowler. Daughter of Mara Etta McClure and Linville Price. Courtesy of Pamiam12@aol.com

Last additions - New River Valley People
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22 viewsApr 06, 2021
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22 viewsJul 22, 2020
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Unknown young Matney woman, ca. 1930s401 viewsSep 18, 2013
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Unknown members of the Matney Family386 viewsSep 18, 2013
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Unknown older Matney Couple.389 viewsSep 18, 2013
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Unknown members of the Donnelly and/or the Matney Family of Watauga County345 viewsSep 18, 2013
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Miscellaneous Matney Photos. One is labeled Tom Matney, Carter's Boy. Can anyone help?352 viewsSep 18, 2013
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Photos believed to be Nancy Matney (left) and Mahala Matney (right).414 viewsThese photos were taken at Clyde, Watuaga County, North Carolina, in a style of about 1910.Sep 18, 2013