This is an extensive compilation of research on Virginia’s beautiful Albemarle County first published in 1901. Rev. Edgar Woods spent countless hours researching the early days of this historic county. Albemarle, the home of the Jeffersons and Meriwethers is an area of Virginia renowned across the world. Rev. Woods lists early villages, colonial roads, militia lists, soldiers of the Revolution, as well as county officials from 1745 to 1885. In addition he had extensive genealogy on the early families of the county.