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Short Reading List

--Raleigh's "Lost Colony"

The following books offer a variety of viewpoints on the subject.

Ashe, Samuel A., "Virginia Dare," in Biographical History of North Carolina. Greensboro, NC: Charles L. Van Noppen Publishers, 1906.

Dial, Adolph L. and David K. Eliades. The Only Land I Know: A History of the Lumbee Indians. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996.

Durant, David. Raleigh's Lost Colony. New York: Athenium, 1981.

Hakluyt, Richard. Collection of the Early Voyages, Travels and Discoveries of the English Nation, Vol. 3. London, 1600.

Hawks, Dr. Francis L.. History of North Carolina Vol. 6, p. 224. Fayetteville, NC: E.J. Hale & Sons, 1857. A description given by John White on arrival at the deserted island.

Lawson, John. The History of Carolina, 1714, rpt. Strother & Mason, 1860.

Lefler, Hugh T., PhD. History of North Carolina, Vol. 1. New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., Inc, 1956.

Lorant, Stefan. The New World: First Pictures of America by John White and Jacques Le Moyne with narrations on English settlements 1585-1590. New York: Duell, Sloan, Pierce, 1965.

Mac Millan, Hamilton. Sir Walter Raleigh's Lost colony, Raleigh, NC: Edwards and Broughton Co. , 1888.

Dial, Adolph L. and David K. Eliades. The Only Land I Know: A History of the Lumbee Indians. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 1996.

Weeks, Stephen B.. Lost Colony of Roanoke: Its Fate and Survival, New York: Knickerbocker Press, 1891.



Family Histories
  Granville Beardsley & Malana Stone (NY)
  Andrew Cady & Sarah Hibbard (NY)
  Charles Cameron & Caroline Beardsley (MI)
  Varnum Card & Rosetta E. Hatch (IN)
  Elisha Bryan & Margaret Garrison(NY)
  Isaac Bryan & Sally_____(NY)
  Jacob B Bryan & Maria Clark(NY)
  William W. Bryan & Jane Viehl (NY)
   Andrew Cady & Sarah Hibbard
  Samuel V. Calhoun & Verlinda Dawson (PA)
  Hezekiah Coleman & Elizabeth Belew (SC)
  Jarret Coleman & Mary___ (SC)
  Isaac Conn & Docia Coleman (GA)
  George Dawson & Narcissa Dawson (PA)
  David Frank & Louisa Hornette (PA)
  James Griffith & Mary Elizabeth Hall(MD)
  Joseph Griffith & Catherine [Burson] (OH)
  Charles Hagaman & Harriet Stone (NY)
  Charles Hagaman & Harriet Stone (NY)
  William B. Harris & Elizabeth Hibbard
  Bronson Hatch & Elizabeth Stone (NY)
  Uriah Clayton Herr & Lillian Painter(PA)
  James Henderson & Nancy Dean (MS)
  Alexander Boardman Hibbard (NY-CA)
  Charles H.Hibbard & Marie J.Osborn (NY)
  Enoch Hibbard & Sally Stone (NY)
  Lewis M. Hunt & Caroline Hagaman (NY)
  George Hudson & Frances J Hagaman(NY)
  Henry Knickerbocker & Caroline West
  John Jarvis Lowell & Elizabeth Beardsley (NY)
  Joseph Morton & Jemima Harrel (VA)
  George Newkirk and Margaret Johnson (PA)
  Samuel Painter & Katherine Frank (VA)
  David Reed and Elizabeth Pletcher (PA)
  Rueben Reid and Mary Anne Raye (OH)
  Enos Stone & Sallyl Bronaugh (Mrs.)
  Oringh Stone & Elizabeth Mabee (NY)
      see also Stone descendants
  Robert Van Rensselaer & Emily Hibbard
  John Van Rensselaer(NY-CA)
  Addison West (NY-CA)
  Charles West and Ella Calhoun (MO)
  George West & Mary A.Stone (NY-MI)
   Frederick A.West & Lydia H.Corliss (NY-MI)
  John West & Clarissa ___ (NY,IA)
      see also John West, Solon IA
  Orson West & Catherine Griffith (NY-MO)
  Orson West & Olive Stone (NY-MI)