The Huguenot Society

of the

Founders of Manakin in the Colony of Virginia

Resources on Virginia Huguenots

Selected Books and Articles

Our prime research sources

R. A. Brock, Documents, Chiefly Unpublished, relating to the Huguenot Emigration to Virginia and to the Settlement at Manakin Town Also at this location.

"Virginia Records to Come Home" [about the Brock Collection]
See Brock Miscellaneous Files Search at the Library of Virginia

Index to The Huguenot (periodical published by the society including history and genealogies). Note that most volumes are available for sale.

While the following general, state society, and family sites are maintained by individuals or businesses which have no connection to, nor are they verified by the Society, many are useful resources. To have your link listed here, please contact the Manakin Web Coordinator at Webster at
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Huguenot and French Genealogy Resources
Cyndi's List
Family Search (LDS)
Geneanet: Find Your French Ancestors
Family Researcher. A good place for beginners to start.
Genealogy Forum Huguenot Resource Center
Huguenot Ring
The Effects of the Huguenot Diaspora in the American Revolution
The Huguenot Web Site
Huguenots in Virginia
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
The National Huguenot Society
Ludington, Daniel. The Migration to Manakin Town.
Olive Tree Genealogy Huguenot Refugees
List of Qualified Huguenot Ancestors [emigration places not given]

Virginia Resources

Powhatan County, Virginia Links: Virginia GenWeb.
Includes the Register Containing the Baptisms made in the Church of the French Refugees at Mannikintown in Virginia, in the Parish of King William. In the Year of our Lord, 1721, the 25th March. -- Done by James Soblet, Clerk.

Henrico County, Richmond City Virginia GenWeb

Goochland County. Virginia GenWeb

Other State Huguenot Societies

Huguenot Society of South Carolina
Huguenot Society of Georgia

Virginia Huguenot Family Sites

An Agee Site
     Facebook: Agee Family Organization
Bondurant Family Association
Pierre Chastain Family Association.
The Descendants of Michel DesLoges
The Fontaine-Maury Society
Martin Family: Huguenot Emigrants on the James River
The Michaux-St. James foundation
Prevatt(e) Historical Society Page
Sublett Family History
A Trabue family history

Other Related On-line Resources

The Little Night-Cap: A Story of the French Huguenots
The story of the rescue of Susannah Rochette (Michaux), by Rev. W. D. Morton

Huguenot Cross Jewelry
Quality jewelry created by Chuck Norton.

The Census Book, A Genealogist's Guide to Federal Census Facts, Schedules and Indexes. William Dollarhide.

History at Home: A Guide to Genealogy

Ultimate Genealogy Guide

Best DNA Testing and Ancestry Web Sites