Shenandoah County, Virginia
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Genealogy and History
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This Shenandoah County Website
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Our goal is to help you track your ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical and historical data and placing it online
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Shenandoah County History
Originally named Dunmore County for Virginia Governor Lord Dunmore, Shenandoah County was established in 1772.
It was renamed to Shenandoah in 1778, after the Senedos Indian Tribe.
The Battle of New Market took place on May 15, 1864, during the Civil War.

Cedar Creek & Belle Grove National Historical Park
George Washington National Forest

Edinburg - Mount Jackson - New Market - Strasburg - Toms Brook - Woodstock

Alonzaville - Basye/Bryce Mountain - Bowmans Crossing - Calvary - Carmel - Clary - Columbia Furnace
Conicville - Detrick - Forestville - Hamburg - Hawkinstown - Lebanon Church - Mourertown - Mount Clifton
Oranda - Orkney Springs - Quicksburg - Saint Luke - Wheatfield

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Shenandoah County Data


Church Histories / Records

Death Records

History Topics

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Slavery Records

Wills/Probate Records


Website Updates:
Mar 2017:  obit for PITMAN





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