Virginia Mailing Lists

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GERMANNA_COLONIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list primarily for descendants of the Germanna Colonies which were the original German settlements under Governor Spotswood that were established near Fort Germanna in what is now Madison and Orange Counties, Virginia. There were two colonies established in 1714 and 1717 with some "latecomers" arriving from 1719 to about 1735. Also, anyone researching their German heritage is welcome.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at GERMANNA_COLONIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


SW_VA-L
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Topic: Southwest Virginia (i.e., the Counties of Dickenson, Grayson, Lee, Scott, Washington, Russell, Tazewell, Smyth, Wise and Wythe). This list provides an open forum for the exchange and distribution of genealogical information and is intended primarily for active researchers of multiply family lineages, identification of geographical/political locations, and historical events.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SW_VA-admin@rootsweb.com.


VAWBTSVETS-L
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Topic: the Virginia veterans of the War Between the States.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VAWBTSVETS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VATIDEWATER-L
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Topic: Tidewater area of Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VATIDEWATER-admin@rootsweb.com.


RIVER-JAMES-L
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Topic: the families that settled along the James River, Virginia, during the 1600's.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at RIVER-JAMES-admin@rootsweb.com.


SHENANDOAH-L
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Topic: families of the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, including any family who lived in, or passed through, the area bounded on the north by Harper's Ferry, West Virginia; on the south by Roanoke, Virginia; on the east by the Blue Ridge Mountains; and on the west by the Appalachian Mountains. This area includes the Virginia counties of Augusta, Botetourt, Clarke, Craig, Frederick, Nelson, Page, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Shenandoah, and Warren.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SHENANDOAH-admin@rootsweb.com.


SWVA-NETN-SEKY-CHAT-L
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Topic: the area covered by a 150 mile radius around Bristol Virginia/Tennessee. This area covers southwest Virginia, northeast Tennessee, southeast Kentucky, and northwestern North Carolina.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at SWVA-NETN-SEKY-CHAT-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-Harrison-Monongalia-L
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Topic: discussions of the families of the Harrison and Monongalia counties area of Virginia (now West Virginia). This includes the areas around Harrison and Monongalia counties and the trails bringing the families into the area.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-Harrison-Monongalia-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-Jackson-Roane-L
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Topic: discussions of the families of the Roane and Jackson counties area of Virginia (now West Virginia). This includes the areas around Roane and Jackson counties and the trails bringing the families into the area.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-Jackson-Roane-admin@rootsweb.com.


VATGS-L
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Topic: the activities of the Virginia Tidewater Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the Virginia Tidewater area. Genealogical queries are welcome.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VATGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-CENSUS-LOOKUP-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-CENSUS-LOOKUP-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-CEMETERIES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone interested in locating, and preserving historical information about, Virginia cemeteries. We welcome queries and postings regarding location of graves, cemeteries which have been indexed both on the internet and in other written forms, cemetery research, and the care of tombstones.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-CEMETERIES-admin@rootsweb.com.


VIRGINIA-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VIRGINIA-admin@rootsweb.com.


LOST-COLONY-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Roanoke Colony, sponsored by Sir Walter Raleigh, that was established in July 1587 under the command of John White. John left the colony in late-1587 and, upon his return in 1590, found the colony abandoned for unknown reasons.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at LOST-COLONY-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-GGS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Gloucester Genealogical Society of Virginia and genealogical resources available in the Gloucester area. We have many members willing to do lookups for those researching Gloucester County, Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-GGS-admin@rootsweb.com.


STYMIEST-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Stymiest surname and variations (e.g., Stymeist, Stymest, Steynmets plus 107 different spellings) in any place and at any time.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at STYMIEST-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-ROLLCALL-L
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Topic: A mailing list for any and all researchers of Virginia kin to post roll calls ... surnames they are researching and associated information such as locations and timeframes.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-ROLLCALL-admin@rootsweb.com.


DAVIS-VA-L
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Topic: The DAVIS-VA mailing list is for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Davis surname and variations in Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at DAVIS-VA-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-AfricanAmer-L
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For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-AfricanAmer-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-OLD-NEWS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from Virginia newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:

There is a Web page for the VA-OLD-NEWS mailing list at http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-OLD-NEWS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VACNORFO-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the independent city of Norfolk, Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VACNORFO-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-FREEDMEN-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in Virginia from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-FREEDMEN-admin@rootsweb.com.


VIRGINIA-INDIAN-SURNAMES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching the surnames of the indians of Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VIRGINIA-INDIAN-SURNAMES-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-VETERANS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in those who signed up for military service and/or participated in military operations in Virginia during the Indian Wars, Revolutionary War, War of 1812, Civil War, Spanish American War, and World War I.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-VETERANS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-GHOSTTOWNS-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the ghost towns of Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-GHOSTTOWNS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VACRADFO-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the independent city of Radford, Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VACRADFO-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-NORTH-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Northern Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley (also includes the Northern Neck area).

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-NORTH-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-INDIAN-TRIBES-L
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Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-INDIAN-TRIBES-admin@rootsweb.com.


VAROOTS-L
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Topic: Genealogy in the State of Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VAROOTS-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-SOUTHSIDE-L
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Topic: the Virginia Counties of Amelia, Appomattox, Brunswick, Charlotte, Dinwiddie, Franklin, Greensville, Halifax, Henry, Isle of Wight, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Nottway, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Prince Edward, Prince George, Southampton, Surry and Sussex, and the cities of Petersburg, Colonial Heights, Hopewell, Danville, Suffolk, Emporia, South Boston, Franklin and Martinsville

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-SOUTHSIDE-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-SCV-1993-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of Princess Anne Camp #1933, Sons of Confederate Veterans (Virginia Beach, Virginia). Additional information can be found on the Princess Anne Camp #1933 website below:

There is a Web page for the VA-SCV-1993 mailing list at http://www.scv1993.com/.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-SCV-1993-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-FALLING-RIVER-GROUP-DNA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding DNA research on all surnames associated with the Falling River Group around Campbell County, Virginia, where the plague of the 1800's resulted in the change of surviving orphan's names after adoption.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-FALLING-RIVER-GROUP-DNA-admin@rootsweb.com.


VA-NORTHERN-NECK-L
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Topic: A list focused on history and genealogy of Virginia's Historic Northern Neck between the Potomac and Rappahannock Rivers.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VA-NORTHERN-NECK-admin@rootsweb.com.


VIRGINIA-TTTP-L
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Topic: This is a mailing list for the discussion and sharing of historical and genealogical information among all who research Virginia.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at VIRGINIA-TTTP-admin@rootsweb.com.


BLEVINS-VA-L
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Topic: A mailing list for the discussing and sharing of information on the Blevins surname and variations who are located in Virginia in any place and at any time.

For questions about this list, contact the list administrator at BLEVINS-VA-admin@rootsweb.com.