"The Stony Creek settlement begun by Swabina, Swiss and Palatine immigrants and their sons and daughters in the 1740's is one of the most fascinating areas in the European colonization of the Valley of Virginia." - Kllaus Wust.
German entries from the Reformed side of the Zion-Pine church - was the Mother church for Lutheran and Reformed congregations in Woodstock, Edinburg, Mt. Jackson, Orkney Springs, and Jerome areas. Includes baptisms and confirmations.