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The following are the Sources cited in Colonial Families of Delaware Volume 11

  • ACCO: Accomack County Virginia Court Order Abstracts, by JoAnn Riley McKey.
  • Adventurers of Purse and Person, Virginia M. Meyer and John Frederick Dorman, 1987, Published by Order of First Families of Virginia 1607-1624.5.
  • ARMD: Archives of Maryland. (71 vols).
  • Bendler: Colonial Delaware Records, 1681-1713. By Bruce A. Bendler. Published by Family Line Publications, 1992.
  • BLWT: Bounty Land Warrants
  • BMM: Burlington Monthly Meeting, Burlington Co. NJ (Quakers)
  • British Roots: British Roots of Maryland Families. By Robert W. Barnes. Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Co.
  • Budd: Budd, J. Marshall. Autobiography of Judge Isaac Davis. Compiled from the writings of Isaac Davis. J. Marshall Budd, 5306 Angora Terrace, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 13 Apr 1938
  • CANI: Records of the Nicholite Society whose members lived in Caroline and Dorchester counties of Maryland, and Kent County, Delaware. See Joseph Nichols and the Nicholites, Kenneth Carroll, 1962.
  • Chester Co. Wills: The Wills of Chester County, Pennsylvania as abstracted by Jacob Martin. Published by Family Line Publications.
  • CDA: Colonial Delaware Assemblymen. By Bruce A. Bendler. Published by Family Line Publications.
  • CELR: Cecil County, Maryland Land Records.
  • CESM: Records of St. Mary Ann's Parish (North Elk) in Cecil County, Maryland.
  • CESS: Records of St. Stephen's Parish (North Sassafras) in Cecil County, Maryland.
  • Chester Co. Deeds: Abstracts of Chester County, Pennsylvania, Land Records series, published by Family Line Publications.
  • Chester Co., PA, Wills: The Wills of Chester County, Pennsylvania series, published by Family Line Publications.
  • Citizens of the Eastern Shore: Citizens of the Eastern Shore of Maryland. By F. Edward Wright. Published by Family Line Publications.
  • Colonial Soldiers and Sailors: Colonial Delaware Soldiers and Sailors 1638-1776, compiled by Henry C. Peden, Jr. Published by Family Line Publications, 1995.
  • Davis: Autobiography Isaac Davis. 15 pages. (privately published) At the Delaware Archives
  • DCMM: Duck Creek Monthly Meeting Registers and Minutes (Society of Friends, or Quakers)
  • DE Recall: Delaware Recall, published by Delaware Genealogical Society
  • Delaware Bible Recds: Delaware Bible Records (6 vols.), compiled by Donald O. Virdin and Lu Verne V. Hall. Published by Heritage Books, Inc., 1991-1998.
  • Dill: Souls in Heaven, Names in Stone. Kent County, Delaware Cemetery Records (self published, 1989)
  • Dodd: Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research, compilation of Delaware Marriages, 1643-1899 [databasse online]. Provo, Utah: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. Original data: Index compiled from town and country marriage records microfilm, microfiche, or book format located at the family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, by Liahona Research (P.O. Box 740, Orem, UT 84059).
  • ESVR: Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records (5 vols.), compiled by F. Edward Wright. Published by Family Line Publications, 1982-1986.
  • Find A Grave: From the website - http://www.findagrave.com. This is a free website where people who inventory cemeteries post their findings, often including pictures of the graveyard and headstones, or other markers. The data posted has a high degree of reliability. We usually try to support it with other source information that can at least say this information is deemed to be reliable. If we can confirm at least one burial in a group for a family in a given cemetery, we presume the information for all of them is reliable.
  • GSP: The Pennsylvania Genealogical Magazine
  • HAD: The Davis (Davies & David) Family in Wales and America: Genealogy of Morgan David of PA, by Harry Alexander Davis, Washington, D.C., 1927. This publication is available on Heritage Quest Online, a library subscription service.
  • Hill: The Bennett family of Sussex County, Delaware: 1680-1860: with branches into the Warren, Shockley, and other families; J. Bennett Hill.
  • Hinshaw/PA&NJ: Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume II: Pennsylvania and New Jersey. William Wade Hinshaw, Author and Publisher; Thomas Worth Marshall, Compiler.
  • Hinshaw/VA: Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume VI: Virginia. William Wade Hinshaw, Author and Publisher; Thomas Worth Marshall, Editor; Douglas Summers Brown, Collaborator and historian for Virginia.
  • Hinshaw/NC: Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volume I: North Carolina.
  • Holcomb: Sketch of Early Ecclesiastical Affairs in New Castle, Delaware and History of Immanuel Church, by Thomas Holcomb. Written by request of the Church Club of Delaware. Wilmington, Del., Delaware Printing Company 1890.
  • Holden: a privately published book titled The Descendants of Robert Lockwood, compiled by Frederic A. Holden, and published by the family on 1889. Some of the genealogical information contained in that book was taken from the Monsey Family Bible. The book is is available through Heritage Quest Online, a library subscription service.
  • Immanuel Church: Records of Emanuel Protestant Episcopal Church of New Castle (established in 1704).
  • INAC: Abstracts of The Inventories and Accounts of the Prerogative Court of Maryland by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr. Also on CD-ROM.
  • Irish Quakers: Immigration of the Irish Quakers into Pennsylvania, 1682-1750 by Albert Cook Myers, M.L. Originally published Swarthmore, 1902. Reprinted Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1969, 1985, 1994.
  • KEDELR: Kent County, Delaware, Land Records
  • Kent Co. Court Records
  • Kent Co. Orphans court
  • KEORCF: Kent Co. Orphans Court Case Files
  • LCPC: Lewes and Coolspring Presbyterian Church records
  • Maryland Eastern Shore Vital Records (5 vols.), F. Edward Wright. Published by Family Line Publications, 1982-1986.
  • MD Marriages: Maryland Marriages, 1634-1777. Compiled by Robert Barnes, Baltimore Genealogical Publishing Co, 1975.
  • MINV: Maryland Inventories, based on the series by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr., Abstracts of The Inventories of the Prerogative Court of Maryland. Also on CD-ROM.
  • MDAD: Maryland Administration Accounts; originals are at Maryland State Archives.
  • MGS Bulletin: Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin
  • MMM: Middletown Monthly Meeting, Bucks County, Pennsylvania (Quakers)
  • MPL: Maryland Patent Land Records
  • MWB: Maryland Will Book as abstracted in the Maryland Calendar of Wills (16 vols.). Also on CD-ROM
  • NCDELR: New Castle County, Delaware, Land Records
  • NCOC: Orphan's Court Proceedings of New Castle County, Delaware. 1742-1761. Abstracted by F. Edward Wright, Delmarva Roots (2001).
  • New Castle Co. Wills: A Calendar of Delaware Wills New Castle County 1682-1800. Compiled by The Historical Research Committee of The Colonial Dames of Delaware
  • NJ Genealogies: A collection of articles from the Genealogical Magazine of New Jersey including New Jersey Bible Records and other Family Records published by Genealogical Publishing Co.
  • Nottingham: Wills and Administrations of Accomack County, Virginia 1663-1800, Compiled and edited by Stratton Nottingham.
  • Nottingham Monthly Meeting Records (Quakers)
  • O'Connor: The Marvels in England, by Charles A. O'Connor.
  • Old Swedes: Records of Old Swedes Church of Wilmington, DE, published as Early Church Records of New Castle County, Delaware, Volume 2. Family Line Publications (1994), reprint of The Records of Holy Trinity (Old Swedes) Church, Wilmington, Del. 1713-1799. Transcribed by Horace Burr.
  • PA Genealogies: Genealogies of Pennsylvania Families, a collection of articles taken from the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Published by Genealogical Publishing, Inc., 1983.
  • Penna Hist. Soc. Papers, vol. AM. 2013
  • PMM: Philadelphia Monthly Meeting (Quakers)
  • QALU: St. Luke's Parish Records, Queen Anne's County, Maryland.
  • RPD: Revolutionary Patriots of Delaware, compiled by Henry C. Peden, Jr.
  • RPWS: Revolutionary Patriots of Worcester and Somerset Counties, Maryland 1775-1783, compiled by Henry C. Peden, Jr.
  • Runk: Biographical and Genealogical History of the State of Delaware containing Biographical and Genealogical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens, and many of the Early Settlers, published in 1899 by J. M. Runk & Co., Chambersburg, PA.
  • RWP: Revolutionary War Pension Application files
  • QALR: Queen Anne's County, MD, Land Records, R. Bernice Leonard.
  • SCGA: Sussex County Guardian Accounts
  • Scharf: History of Delaware, 1609-1888, by J. Thomas Scharf, A.M., LL.D.
  • SCOC: Abstracts of the Proceedings of Sussex County Orphans' Court, Delaware, Libers 1, 2, 3, 4, A (1708-1709 and 1728-1777). Compiled by Vernon L. Skinner, Jr., published by Willow Bend Books, Westminster, MD. (2000).
  • SCP: Calendar of Sussex County Delaware Probate Records 1680-1800. Compiled by Leon deValinger, Jr. Public Archives Commission State of Delaware (1964).
  • SCS: Sussex County Surveys
  • SCChR: Sussex County Chancery Court Records
  • SCCR: Sussex County Court Records
  • SCOR: Sussex County Obituary Records
  • SCW: Sussex County Wills
  • St. George's Episcopal Register, Indian River
  • SOSP: Stepney Parish Register, Somerset Co., Maryland
  • SOTL: Tax lists of Somerset County, Maryland
  • SUDELR: Sussex County, Delaware, Land Records
  • SUORCF: Sussex County Orphans Court Case Files
  • Sussex Court Records: Records of the Courts of Sussex County, Delaware 1677-1710, Craig W. Horle. University of Pennsylvania Press, 1991.
  • TALR: Talbot County, Maryland Land Records, R. Bernice Leonard
  • TATH: Third Haven Monthly Meeting records located in Talbot County, Maryland.
  • Tharp: Genealogy of the Tharp Family of Delaware by William B. Tharp, Farmington, Delaware, 1635-1941.
  • The Duke of York Records: Original Land Titles in Delaware Commonly Known as The Duke of York Record, printed by General Assembly of the State of Delaware, 1903.
  • THD: "A Dill Family History," written about 1918 by Thomas H. Dill (b. 1839) and published in the Maryland Genealogical Society Bulletin, Vol. 30, Issue 3, Summer 1989.
  • THMM: Third Haven Monthly Meeting, Talbot County, Maryland (Quakers)
  • Torrence: Old Somerset on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Clayton Torrence, 1935.
  • Turner: Some Records of Sussex County, Delaware, compiled by H.B. Turner.
  • Virden: The Marvel Family: The Path to Delaware, by Donald Odell Virden
  • Welcome Claimants: The Welcome Claimants Proved, Disproved and Doubtful With An Account Of Some Of Their Descendants. By George E. McCracken. Published by The Welcome Society of Pennsylvania, 1985.
  • Whitelaw: Virginia's Eastern Shore, Ralph T. Whitelaw, first published by Virginia Historical Society, 1951.
  • WMM: Washington Monthly Meeting (Quakers) Register and minutes.
  • WOLR: Land Records of Worcester County, Maryland. By Ruth Dryden. Published by Family Line Publications.

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