The Huguenot Society

of the

Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia

Huguenots in Virginia

R. A. Brock, Documents Chiefly Unpublished, Relating to the Huguenot Emigration to Virginia and to the Settlement at Manakin-town with an Appendix of Genealogies (1886, 1936). Selections.
Also at this location.

The Vestry Book of King William Parish, 1707-1750

David Lambert. The Protestant International and the Huguenot Migration to Virginia. 2010.

"An Act for Naturalization on Claud Phillippe de Richebourg, Francis Ribot, Peter Faure, John Joanny, James Champagne, and others. [1705]

The Douglas register: being a detailed record of births, marriages and deaths together with other interesting notes, as kept by the Rev. William Douglas, from 1750 to 1797 : an index of Goochland wills, notes on the French-Huguenot refugees who lived in Manakin-town.

Bugg, James L., Jr. "The French Huguenot Frontier Settlement of Manakin Town."

Ship List for the Nassau (1700/1701)

Application for National REgister of Historic Places, granted 1988.

"A Brief History of the Manakin Huguenots", Rev. Wilbur M. Sims

The Huguenot World of Young Jefferson," Ann Woodlief, 2011.

Selections from French Place Names in Virginia, James W. Gordon, Jr., 1933.

"The Huguenots in Virginia" from The French Blood in America. Lucien Fosdick.

The Journey to Manakin Town, Virginia, in 1700, Ann Woodlief

The Monacan Indians

"Our French Connection" by Ted Klein. Article on French Huguenot heritages of Melungeons (including Crockett, Mullins, and Ramey--all Va Huguenots)

The Huguenots. Harry Kollatz, Jr. Richmond Magazine, April 2003.

Huguenots in America

Diligence and Disappearance of the Manakintown Huguenots. Alison Wehr Elterich.

The Huguenots in America: A Refugee People in New World Society. Jon Butler. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA. 1983.

Memory and Identity: The Huguenots in France and the Atlantic Diaspora. Bertrand Van Ruymbeke and Randy Sparks, editors.

The Huguenots in America: A Refugee People in a New World Society by Jon Butler, 1984.

Here's to the Ladies, Carol Cason

Experiences of the French Huguenots in America - The King's Refugees. Colonel James Tompkins Watson, 1908. Excerpts.

Huguenots in the World

Protestant exiles from France in the reign of Louis XIV or, The Huguenot refugees and their descendants in Great Britain and Ireland. 1871.

Histoire de Protestants de Monflanquin sous l'Ancien Régime 1518 - 1789 [in French]

from The Torments of Protestant Slaves in the French King's Galleys, & in the Dungeons of Marseilles, 1686-1707.

History of the Religious Wars in France before the Edict of Nantes

Huguenots and the Galleys from The Huguenots in France and America. Hannah Lee.

The King and the Huguenots. From Will and Ariel Durant, The Age of Louis XIV.

The Edict of Nantes.

The Huguenot Exiles, or, The Times of Louis XIV. Historical novel by Eliza A. DuPuy, 1856, on Lefevre, Chastain families.

Engravings of Huguenot Flights from France

The Huguenot Cross

Reviews of Books on Huguenots

David E. Lambert, The Protestant International and the Huguenot Migration to Virginia, New York, Washington, D.C.

A Huguenot Family of the XVI Century. The Memoirs of Philippe de Mornay, Sieur du Plessis Marly, Written by His Wife. Translated by Lucy Crump. [1926?]

The Virgin Blue by Tracy Chevalier, 1997.[novel]

Huguenot Heritage: The History and Contribution of the Huguenots in Britain by Robin Gwynn. 2nd edition, 2000.

Huguenot Heartland: Montauban and Southern French Calvinism during the Wars of Religion by Philip Conner. (St. Andrews Studies in Reformation History). Aldershot, Hampshire and Burlington, Vermont: Ashgate, 2002.