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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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Neaves355 viewsThis is (on the left) my wife, Tonja Denise Neaves and on the right, Barbara Jane Neaves.... daughters of Albert Lowell and Ruby Jane McClure Neaves. Courtesy of Steve Seivwright.

DeBoard , Clay301 viewsClay DeBoard was born and raised in Ashe County, NC, but went to Oregon in his early adulthood. Later he moved to Pennsylvania, and then back to Ashe County, NC. This photo was taken in Idaho.
Gamble, Ersa Dell Sturgill311 viewsErsa Dell Sturgill Gamble is shown here at her home in Kennett Square, PA. She was the daughter of James Estil Sturgill and Ella Ingram.
Anderson & Kids384 viewsAnderson family portrait, Hazel Dell, WA, 1900. "Left to Right Katharine, George, Minnie, Marilla, Fannie, William Reese, Asa, Sarah Jane, Charles, Audrey, Robert, Estelle and Edward" .
Names written on the back by grandmother Marilla Anderson-Gardner.

Courtesy of Suze
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Hash of Burbon County, KY466 viewsChildren of Robert Hash of Ashe County, NC who migrated to Bourbon County, KY.
Osborn, Enoch Burton521 viewsEnoch Burton Osborn III b 15 Jan 1826, d 14 May 1883 Grayson Co. VA and Irena (Cox) Osborn b 1 Oct 1829 Grayson Co. VA, d 21 Apr 1912 Madison Co. NE. They had 14 children! This picture was taken before Enoch Passed away, in May 1883.
Courtesy of Donna (Collier) Dietrich

Hash, Nancy395 viewsThe adult is NANCY RETTI COLUMBIA HASH m. James Thomas Hash. Baby is William Boughner son of Polly Jane Hash Boughner. Young boy leaning on pole is James Robert Hash b: Aug. 4,1910 Bourbon Co. Ky
Young girl is Rosey Hash Coleman Courtesy of Barbara Lepsik
Hash, John & Laura421 viewsLeft to right: Edith ?,; Brayn [Brian] Hash and little Louise Ollie Johnson; Lucy and John Carter; John and Laura Hash.
Courtesy of Barbara Lepsik Roy
Hash, James Thomas498 viewsJames Thomas Hash; Carrie and John Hubbard; Laura and John Hash; Standing in the back is Bill Hash.
Courtesy of Barbara Lepsik Roy
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Hash, James T.361 viewsCourtesy of Lee Hash
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Phipps, Jane Tolliver487 viewsPicture sent to me by K. PRITCHARD !!!!!!!!!!

On the back of photo it says
Jane Tolliver Phipps , wife of Wilburn Phipps
born VA or NC
died 1899
Courtesy of Louise Vanover
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Kelly, John M. 455 viewsJohn Morgan Kelly, son of Peter Kelly and Margery Hash Kelly of Ashe County, NC is shown here late in life in Raleigh County, WV with his family. Courtesy of Lee Hash
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