James City County, Virginia 1634-1659, Vol. 4.
By: Lindsay O Duvall, Pub. 1957, reprinted 1978, 96 pages, soft cover, Index, ISBN #0-89308-065-9.
James City County was created in 1634 and was one of the eight original shires. It is considered the mother county of the state, and with in it lie the first church & parish. It is the the parent county in whole or part to: Charles City, New Kent, Surry, & York, counties. This county has sufferd great loss of records due to the Civil War