The Resource B. DeRoy Beale genealogical research files

B. DeRoy Beale genealogical research files

B. DeRoy Beale genealogical research files, ca. 1980-2007
B. DeRoy Beale genealogical research files
Inclusive dates
ca. 1980-2007
  • Genealogical research files, ca. 1980-2007, of B. DeRoy Beale, including family research files and county research notes. Contains extensive information on the Beale, Blanks, Clements, Ferguson, Owen, Tucker, and related families of Amelia, Charles City, Halifax, Lunenburg, Mecklenburg, Pittsylvania and Prince George Counties, Virginia. Also includes correspondence with genealogical researchers relating to 'The Beale Family of Halifax County, Virginia' and 'Tucker Trails Through Southside Virginia' by B. DeRoy Beale. Every effort was made during processing of the collection to maintain the original order of the materials. In some cases information can be found in several different series, therefore cross-checking of all series is suggested
  • Also included are oversize rolled genealogical charts and a CD-ROM with the Beale family PAF files. (The Personal Ancestral File program is available on the Archives reference computer)
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  • Described
Additional physical form
Burned to server and digital transfer produced from original CD-ROM in November 2007.
Biographical or historical data
Barkley DeRoy Beale and his twin, Thornton LeRoy Beale, were born April 1924 to Charlie Joel Beale (1876-1958) and Anna Lee Owen (1881-1936) of Halifax County, Virginia. They trace their family lines back to Shadrack Beal (ca. 1765-1815) of Pittsylvania County and Captain Robert Tucker Sr. (ca. 1677-1750) of Prince George County, Virginia.
Cataloging source
B. DeRoy Beale genealogical research files
  • The Library of Virginia
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Inventory
  • Inventory
Governing access note
There are no access restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
Beale, B. DeRoy
Organization method
Organized into four series: I. Tucker family and Tucker Trails Through Southside Virginia; Series II. Beale and related families; Series III. Miscellaneous family files; and IV. County research files.
Reproduction note
Type of unit
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