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Conference Times

5 PM Wed June 20 - Opening Reception at The Ker Place Onancock VA.

8 AM Thur June 21 - Craddockville UM Church Craddockville VA.

8:30 AM Fri June 22 - Meet at the Courthouse in Eastville for a walking tour. Return to Craddockville by 11:00AM

6 PM Fri June 22 - Banquet at the Island House Washapreaque VA

8 AM Sat June 23 - Craddockville UM Church Craddockville VA.

1:00 PM Leave for afternoon activies on Saxis Island.


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Ghotes 2018 Conference

A Conference about the

Genealogy and History of the Eastern Shore of Virginia

June 20 - 23, 2018

Craddockville United Methodist Church

Craddockville Va. 23341

Click Here for the Conference Agenda

Wed June 20 5:00 PM Conference Opening Reception at the

Ker Place in Onancock Va.

Friday June 22 6:00PM Banquet at

The Island House, in Wachapreaque VA


Click Here to Make Your Hotel Reservations


Click Here for Online Conference Registration

Full Conference cost: $149.00 before June 10

After June 10th the cost is $159.00

One day cost is $50.00 per day

Cost for the Friday night Banquet is $40.00

Extra Guest tickets for the Opening Reception

at the Ker Place are $15.00 each.


Click Here to download a mail in Registration Form



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The MilesFiles, Version 18.0

The MilesFiles contains about 85,000 names from the Eastern Shore counties of Accomack and Northampton, Virginia; Somerset, Worcester and Wicomico, Maryland; and Sussex Co, Delaware.

The "Recent Changes" tab includes the new names as well as the changes to existing names, going back to the last 10,000 items. Some of the changes may simply be spelling errors in the narratives.

As with version 16.0 it is now formatted for easier viewing on Smart Phones and Tablets with smaller screens.

For further information, contact Moody K. 'M.K.' Miles, III, 42 Meadowood Drive, Stafford, VA 22554, 703-328-2898 or 757-824-3766 . To send an email, click on his name below.

To offer additional information, recommend changes or to obtain customized reports and charts click on M.K. Miles below. Compiler: M.K. Miles, 42 Meadowood Drive, Stafford, VA 22554

Living individuals are not shown here.


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