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Reference Books for V V V Research



The Vawter Family in America: Bicknell

Pages 1 - 197

Pages 198 - 329

Pages 330 - 402


Decendants of
Bartholomew Vawter:
Research by Georgene Jurgensen
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Oregon Trail Trip

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Rucker Genealogy



A History of Panola Co. Tx

Panola excerpts



Stories and Sketches

Genealogy sites


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Published in 1905, Grace Bicknell's book was the first significant attempt to document Vawter family history.

[when I typed this book many years ago, in order to copy it for my kids,
I added my dad, Francis Edwin Vawter, b 1909 and his sister, Rebecca,
b 1907. They are on page 369] Patricia



Four hundred pages of research by our own Georgene, who has spent countless hours of indepth investigation on our families. The research is now divided into 79 sections for easier access.


The journal of a covered wagon trip to Oregon in 1851.
Philemon Vawter Crawford, and family, Cyrus Vawter,
William Vawter and many others traveled in a wagon train.



Excerpts from The Rucker Family Genealogy that apply to the V V V families.



Excerpts pertaining to Vawters, Grigsbys, Durkees, Weirs. 1819 - 1978. Some Vawter connections to William Barret Travis, Commander at the Alamo, are included.



Various stories and research sent by Georgene and other cousins. Check back often, we will keep adding more.


Some helpful hints for your family research. Websites, etc.