Dola S. Tylor Collection

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

Dola S. Tylor Collection, 63 WFCHS

Scope and Content: This collection contains indexes and associated lists of births, deaths, and wills recorded from the original Winchester City court records. Also included are genealogical materials on Frederick County families, muster rolls and questionnaires of Civil War regiments, and other miscellaneous materials including marriages from the "Journal of Dr. Alexander Balmain."
(3 boxes) Last updated 04/07.

Biographical/Historical: Dola S. Tylor was born in the Swiss Colony of Gruetli, TN in 1915. She graduated from the University of Tennessee with a degree in Accounting. In 1977, she retired from the U.S. Army Communications Command-Japan and moved to Virginia when her husband transferred to the Middle East Division, Corps of Engineers in Winchester, VA. She has been a volunteer in the Handley Regional Library (now Stewart Bell Jr.) Archives since 1979.

Cite As: Dola S. Tylor Collection, 63 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA.


Box 1

News articles?Dola and Dick Tylor

Winchester, VA, city records?manuscripts of published books by Dola Tylor
Registers of births, 1853-1860
Births in Winchester, VA, 1864
Registers of births, 1865-1891
Deaths in Winchester, VA, 1864
Register of deaths, 1871-1891
Index of wills, 1794-1900

Published books by Dola Tylor (in open stacks)
Winchester, VA Births, 1865-1891 (929.36 Win)
Winchester, VA Births, 1853-1860 (929.36 Win)
Winchester, VA Deaths, 1871-1891 (929.361 Win)


Winchester, VA, city records?manuscripts of published books by Dola Tylor (929.33 WIN)
Marriage Book No. 1, 1853-1931?marriage licenses


Genealogical tidbits on families in/near Frederick County, VA, published in the "Ridge-Runner," 1978-1980s (see index on following pages)

The Delineator, Butterick Publishing Company, New York, October 1904, 1 item, printed

11th Regiment Volunteer Infantry Company G, ANV, CSA?muster roll, 5 leaves, printed (photocopy)

Harpe's Family Cemetery Record, 1 leaf typescript (photocopy)

McIver, John
Diary, 1785-1805, manuscript (photocopy)
Index to diary, 3 leaves, typescript (photocopy)

Marriages from "The Journal of Dr. Alexander Balmain," 1781-1821, compiled by Dola Tylor, 28 leaves

Tennessee Civil War Veterans questionnaires?excerpts of soldiers who had connections with the Shenandoah Valley, unnumbered pages, printed (photocopy)

Virginia County Records?Published
bibliography published in Ridger Runner, 1974, 1978

Virginia County Records?Published, bibliography published in Ridger Runner, 1974, 1978

"Westminster-Canterbury?the Original 20 Cottages," by Dola Tylor, 2005
typescript, 12 leaves

MAPCASE 3, Drawer 7 (Oversized)

Washington, George?family pedigree chart