Wakefield Manor, Rappahannock County, Virginia 1734-1992


A scholarly and comprehensive study of the 8,000-odd acres of Wakefield Manor, first acquired in 1734. Utilizing original land records and other primary sources, the author (himself a current resident of Wakefield Manor) follows the evolution of the manor to its present state. Along the way, he describes the many changes which have taken place in the land and its owners. Included is a thorough and complete name and place index. this most fascinating study is a landmark in local history writing for the county and the area.


Robert T. Dennis


1993, paper,