Category: VA


1776 Rascow land, Newport News, VA

Source:David Rumsey Map Collection “A Map of the most Inhabited part of Virginia containing the whole province of Maryland with Part of Pensilvania, New Jersey and North Carolina. Drawn by Joshua Fry & Peter Jefferson in 1775. Printed for Robt. Sayer … London. (Southern Section)”

1741 William Roscow – gravesite

Photo Source:”Endless Harbor, the Story of Newport News”, by Parke Rouse, Jr. pg8 Report from Library of Congress: CITY OF NEWPORT NEWS, VA – CEMETERIES – Wilbern Cemetery              —-¤¤¤—-Source: Library of Virginia Digital CollectionLVA Titled Files: Survey Report, Wilbern graveyard:                  1937 June 14                  Research made by Dorothy DiffenderferCemetery Location:  7.2 mile south of Denbigh, Virginia, […]