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Wesley E. Pippenger
Little Egypt
P.O. Box 309
515 Faulconer Circle
Tappahannock, VA 22560

Author, Research Historian
for Essex County, Virginia

[Works in Progress | Publications | Genealogical Research]
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E-mail: wespipp@gmail.com

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Recipient of the Essex County Museum and Historical Society Historical Preservation Award, 2014
Recipient of the Bernard Brenman Archaeology in Alexandria Award by the Mayor and Alexandria City Council, 2010
Recipient of the Virginia Genealogical Society's Records Award, 2008
Recipient of the National Genealogical Society's Award of Merit, 2007
Recipient of the Virginia Genealogical Society's Fellow Award, 2005
Recipient of the Alexandria City History Award by the Mayor and Alexandria City Council, 2000
Recipient of the Sons of the American Revolution's Bronze Good Citizenship Medal, 1998


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    Research previously performed, chiefly at the request of clients, has included the following families:

    ALEXANDER (Eastern Shore, Md.; Augusta and Rockingham counties, Va., Northern Neck of Va.); ALLERTON (Westmoreland Co., Va.); ANDREWS (D.C. and Virginia); BARNES (D.C. and surrounding area); BEAVENS/BEVANS (Eastern Shore, Md.); BEVERLEY (Essex Co., Va.); BOND (Isle of Wight Co., Va.); BOWIE (Georgetown, D.C. and Montgomery Co., Md.); BREWER (Fairfax Co., Va. and D.C.); BROOKE/BROOKS (Caroline, Essex and King and Queen Cos., Va.); CAPEHART (Amelia Co., Va.; North Carolina); CHEEK (D.C. and Shenandoah Valley, Va.); COWARDIN (Richmond, Va.); CRAIG (Bladensburg, Md.); CRUMPLER (Isle of Wight and Southampton Cos., Va.); DANT (D.C. and St. Mary's Co., Md.); DAVIS (Powhatan Co., Va.; Richmond, Va.); DEEBLE (D.C. and Alexandria); ELMORE (Richmond Co., Va.); FAULCONER (Little Egypt, Essex Co., Va.); GROSS (D.C.); GUNNELL (Primarily Fairfax and Westmoreland counties, Va.; Md.; England); HOLLINGSWORTH (Georgetown, D.C.); HOLTZMAN (D.C. and Frederick Co., Md.); HOWE (Richmond, Va.; Sudbury, Middlesex Co., Mass.); JONES (Little Egypt, Essex Co., Va., Cumberland and Amherst Counties, Va.); KIRKPATRICK (Alexandria); MADISON (D.C.; Alexandria; Culpeper, Madison and Orange counties, Va.); McCLEISH (Alexandria); McKNIGHT (Alexandria); MILLER, HEDRICK and BARRY (Va., Kan., and Mo.); MURRAY (Falls Church, Va.); NEWTON (Alexandria, Va.; D.C.; St. Mary's Co., Md.; Northern Neck of Va.); NICHOLS (Georgetown, D.C.); PAGE (Alexandria); PEERS (Alexandria, Va.); PRICE (D.C., Alexandria); REYNOLDS (D.C.); QUARLES (King William Co., Va.); SEBREE (Northumberland and Orange Counties, Va.); SEVIER (Georgetown, D.C.); WATKINS (Alexandria); and WEST (New Kent Co., Va.). See my Public Tree "Motley Family Tree (Essex County, Virginia)" on Ancestry.com for thousands of persons connected to Essex County, Virginia.


    Mr. Pippenger is or has been a member of the following organizations:

    Association of Professional Genealogists
    Alexandria Historical Society
    Arlington Historical Society; Newsletter Editor, 1994-1995
    Board for Certification of Genealogists
    Essex County (Virginia) Museum and Historical Society
    Fairfax County (Virginia) Genealogical Society
    Fairfax County (Virginia) Historical Society
    Friends of Alexandria Archaeology
    Friends of Local History [formerly Lloyd House] (Alexandria, Virginia); Vice-President, 1998-2001
    Friends of the Virginia State Archives
    Historical Society of Washington (D.C.)
    King & Queen County Historical Society
    King William Historical Society, Life Member
    Loudoun County Genealogical Society
    Mid-Atlantic Archives Conference
    National Genealogical Society
    Northern Neck of Virginia Historical Society
    Northern Virginia Association for History
    Northumberland County, Virginia Historical Society
    Oak Hill Cemetery, Georgetown, D.C., Board of Managers, Secretary, 2006-2011
    Sons of the American Revolution, Rappahannock Chapter
    Virginia Genealogical Society; Life Member, President, 1997-1999
    Virginia Historical Society


Last Updated: March 5, 2024