Publications - Eppington on the Appomattox

Eppington on the Appomattox book cover“Eppington On The Appomattox” by Martha W. McCartney describes native peoples and the colonization of Jamestown Island and the Appomattox River Basin. The history of Francis Eppes’ family in Chesterfield County, Virginia contains information drawn from court records, archives, and overseas repositories. Documented research on Eppington reveals a well-built gentry home designed in a period of growth and expansion and explores advent scientific farming and economic ventures in mining and railroads. The physical structure of a large working plantation and the relationships of families are described in this narrative in early life of Chesterfield County.

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  • $15
  • $20 if mailed

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  • Parks & Recreation Administration Building
    12140 Harrowgate Road
    Chester, VA 23831
    8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Monday – Friday) – Closed on holidays
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