Mountain Valley People: A Historical Sketch of a Section of Rockingham County, Virginia, and It's People (2 vols.) - Mary Marie Koontz Arrington. An interesting collection of genealogical material and social life. Sixty-Two (62) families (Including 5 black families) are described. Includes recipes, sayings, songs, home cures, letters, and articles from the local newspaper; lists of gravestones from 21 family graveyards plus the Mountain Valley Church Cemetery; church data; wars; schools; transcripts of journals and diaries, store ledgers and land transactions (1807-1841). Illustrations and maps enhance the text.
(1982), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 2 vols., 787 pp.