Ralph Triplett Collection

Stewart Bell Jr. Archives Room
Handley Regional Library / Winchester-Frederick County Historical Society

Ralph Triplett Collection, 297 WFCHS

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains an article by Ralph Triplett about Bee Tree Cuts, a book on Hampshire County, WV cemeteries, and a book on the Back Creek Valley of Frederick County, VA.
(1 box) Last updated 03/11

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Ralph Triplett (1898-1844) was a long-time resident of Frederick County, VA, and the author of several books on genealogy, including Cemeteries of Hampshire County, W. Va., Early Births, Western Frederick County, Virginia, Eastern Hampshire County, West Virginia (with Grace Kelso), Early Marriages, Western Frederick County, Virginia, Eastern Hampshire County, West Virginia (with Grace Kelso), Frederick County Historical Series: A History of Upper Back Creek Valley, and Frederick County Virginia Obituaries. All of these books are available in the Stewart Bell, Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library. Triplett died in Gore, VA on May 24, 1984 and is buried Bethel Cemetery in Gore.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Taken from the collection.

CITE AS: Ralph Triplett Collection 297 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.

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BOX 1

"Record of Bee Tree Cuts" by Ralph Triplett, 1971, 25 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

"Cemeteries of Hampshire County, Vest Virginia and Vicinity" (also titled "Cemeteries 36") by Ralph Triplett, Rough Draft of published book, "Cemeteries of Hampshire County, W. Va., and Vicinity, Volume II", 1976, 123 leaves, typescript

"Odds and Ends of Back Creek Valley and Other Areas" by Ralph Triplett, (additional items not included in Frederick County, Virginia Historical Series, A History of Upper Back Creek Valley),36 leaves, typescript