Notes from the Hills of Dan
Before there was a Journal, GSRS published the Notes from the Hills of Dan, which included news
of the society and articles of genealogical interest. Here is a listing of the articles from the Notes
from the Hills of Dan: (We do have extra issues of these for sale, please contact us for price.)
Premier Edition-
List of Publications
By-Laws
Officers
Genealogy Room at the Madison Public Library
Librarian Needs Your Help
Petition Disputed Courthouse Site-Finding Our Roots
Matthews Was Big Landholder in 18th Century Stokes-Finding Our Roots

Whole Number 1, Volume 1, Issue I, June 1993
Stokes County School Record 1844, District #26
Rockingham County NC Estates Records from State Archives-Abbott to Bennett, L. L.
Stokes County List of Apprenticeships 1790-1797
Henry County, Virginia Deaths of People Born in Rockingham or Stokes Counties, NC
Rockingham County Division of Land-William Riddle, February 1828
Queries

Whole Number 2, Volume 1, Issue 2, September 1993
Stokes County School Record District #9, October 28, 1845
Rockingham County Estates Records, State Archives-Bethell, Mary to Cantrill, Nancy
Stokes County List of Apprenticeships 1797-1817
Rockingham County Division of Land-Thomas Carter, November 1816
Grand Jury Presentments of Rockingham County, Fall 1829
Queries

Whole Number 3, Volume 1, Issue 3, December 1993
Stokes County School Record, June 1844, District # 51
Grand Jury Presentments of Rockingham County, Fall 1830-Fall 1843
Stokes County List of Apprenticeships 1804-1808
Rockingham County Estates Records, State Archives-Cobble, J.C. to Gann, Samuel
Queries

Whole Number 4, Volume 1, Issue 4, March 1994
Rockingham County Estates Records, State Archives-Gant, Lizzie to Holderby, W.B.
Rockingham County Division of Slaves, Phillip T. Hay, December 1856
1751 Granville County, NC Tithable List (Dan River)
Grand Jury Presentments of Rockingham County, Fall 1845 to Fall 1884
Stokes County List of Apprenticeships March 1808-March 1817
Query Response-Children of Joseph Covington

Whole Number 5, Volume II, Issue 1, June 1994
Stokes County School Record, District #16, December 1841
Stokes County School Record, District #24, January 1842
Rockingham County NC Estates Records from State Archives-Holland, J.T. to Kellam, J.
Stokes County Inventories & Accounts of Sale, 1790-1809
Rockingham County Miscellaneous Records:  Liquor Dealers, October 1856
Stokes County Tavern Bonds, Armstrong to Dobson
Rockingham County Division of Land, Moses Short, March 1791
Queries
List of Charter members (1993-1994)

Whole Number 6, Volume II, Issue 2, September 1994
Stokes County Inventories and Accounts of Sales, 1790-1809, Davis to Jones
Patrick County VA Deaths, 1871-1896, Birthplace Listed as NC
Rockingham County NC Estates Records from State Archives-Kannon, Thomas to Montgomery, William P.
Stokes County School Record, District #43, November 1843
Stokes County School Record, District #29, 1847
Petition for the Division of Guilford County
Rockingham County Division of Land, Champ Gibson, February 1821
Queries

Whole Number 7, Volume II, Issue 3, December 1994
Rockingham County Division of Land, Matthew Mills, August 1819
Stokes County Inventories & Accounts of Sale, 1790-1809, Joyner to Ziglar
Rockingham County NC Estates Records from State Archives-Mooney, Charles to Rattliffe, Pembleton
Stokes County School Records, District #5, December 1841
Stokes County School Records, District #53, 1844
Correction-Roberts Family from the Heritage of Rockingham County Article
List of Justices of the Peace and Militia Officers, Rockingham and Stokes Counties, 1784-1806
Stokes County Juror's Excuses, 1802-1848 (broken series)
Queries
Slaves of Robert Payne of Stokes County, NC

Whole Number 8, Volume II, Issue 4, March 1995
Donation of Books Acknowledged
Puzzle Pieces- Stokes County NC Equity Court Minutes Docket-Spring Term 1861, John F. New and others
  vs Daniel New and others (heirs of Mary New)
Rockingham County court Minutes ( 1835-1840) Jame Lawrence Made Oath of Death of Henry
   Knight and Children Listed.
Stokes County Estates Papers, March 1864-Division Naming Heirs at Law of Ezekiel Shelton, Decd.
Rockingham County NC Estates Records from State Archives-Rawley, Daniel to Sharpe, James
Family History Centers
Correction: Hairston-Lash Marriage Record
News Flash-New Discoveries from the Boyles Family
Stokes County School Record, District # 70, undated
Rockingham County NC Marriage Bonds-Abbott to Allen
Stokes County Criminal Action Papers, 1820-1824
Rockingham County Division of Slaves of Joseph Porter, and of Joshua Lindsay

Whole Number 9, Volume III, Issue 1, June 1995
Puzzle Pieces- Stokes County Estates Papers, Heirs of James Shelton, Junior
                Stokes County Estates Papers, Heirs of Edward Edwards, Senior
Rockingham County Division of Slaves and of Money-E.R. Peeples, Feb. 1816
Stokes County Criminal Action Papers, 1820-1824, Continued
Rockingham County Marriage Bonds, Allen to Alley
Stokes County School Record, District #25, October 1843
Rockingham County Estates Records, Sharpe, James A. to Smithey, Nancy
News Flash-Parentage of Jane Magdaleine Legrand Robinson
Queries
List of Members (1994-1995)

Whole Number 10, Volume III, Issue 2, September 1995
Stokes County School Record, District, #46, November 1841
Rockingham County Estates Records, Smothers, A.J. to Turner, William J.
Stokes County Criminal Action Papers, 1820-1824, Continued
Rockingham County Marriage Bonds, Alley to Anderson
Queries
Ancestor Database, Aaron, Augusta to Golding, John

Whole Number 11, Volume III, Issue 3, December 1995
Stokes County School Record, District #44, Undated, probably in 1840s
Rockingham County Estates Records, Underwood, George to Whittemore, William W.
Stokes County Criminal Action Papers, 1820-1824, Continued
Rockingham County Marriage Bonds, Alley to Anderson
Queries
Perkins/Dozier Bible
Ancestor Database, Goode, Elizabeth to Neal, Joseph

Whole Number 12, Volume III, Issue 4, March 1996
Stokes County School Record, District 71, September 1847
Rockingham County Estates Records, Wilburn, Ginery B.to Miscellaneous Estates
Stokes County Criminal Action Papers, 1820-1824, Continued
Queries
Ancestor Database, Final Part, Neal, Mary Ann to Zimmerman, Christian


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