Adams, Henry, 75
Aerolite, 72
Albemarle County, Va., 54, 124, 151
Albemarle Declaration, 55
Aldie, Va., 126
Alexandria, Va., 54
Algerine, 45
Amanda, 45
Ambling Courser, 18
American Eclipse, 45, 69, 79, 108, 111
American Jockey Club, 49
American Revolution, 52
American Saddlebred, 47, 136
American Stud Book, 71, 77
Amis, William, 71
Andalusians, 17, 22
Anderson, James Douglas, 114
Anderson’s race grounds (Gloucester County), 81
Anglican church, 45
Annapolis, Md., 62, 94
Annette, 66, 69
Argyle, 114
Ariadne, 83, 84, See also Fairy
Ariel, 36, 63, 113
Arnold, Benedict, 58
Ashby, Turner, 132
Baker, Nicholas St. John, 82
Balfour, James, 35
Ball, William, 102
Ball’s Florizel, 49, 68, 96, 108, 136
Banister Lodge, 124
Barbaro, 36
Barnum, P.T., 144
Basto, 32
Battle of Fredericksburg, 133
Battle of Guilford Courthouse, 55
Battleship, 153
Bay Maria, 79
Baylor, John, 33, 63, 86
Bedford, 85
Belair stable, 62
Belair Stud, 148
Bellair, 65
Belle Grove (Fauquier County, Va.), 124
Belle Meade stock farm (Tenn.), 121
Belmont, August, 144
Bermuda Hundred, 38
Betsey Richards, 108, 109
Betty Blazella, 36
Bey of Tunis, 28
Big Indian, 129
Black jockeys, 47
Black Maria, 66
Black Sultan, 28
Blackford, William W., 131
Blair, James, 20, 42, 45
Blenheim II, 148
Blue Bonnet, 43
Blue Ridge Mountains, 25
Blue Ridge Stud, 149
Blue Sulphur Springs, 135
Bonnets o’ Blue, 79
Booth, Mordecai, 25
Boston, 13, 29, 35, 72, 73, 79, 101, 103, 105, 106, 111, 112, 115, 117, 118, 151, 152, 155
Bowling Green (estate),65, 85
Brandon (house), 36
Brandy Station, 129
Braxton, Carter, 63
Brilliant, 94
Brimmer, 83
Broad Rock (race course), 43, 99, 101, 102
Broaddus, John, 45
Brookmeade Farm, 149
Broun, Joseph M., 136
Brunswick County, 25, 35
Bulle Rock, 32, 35
Bullfield Stud, 105, 139
Bullocke, James, 23
Burnside, Ambrose, 133
Burr, Aaron, 109
Burr, John, 72
Burrland stud, 149
Burwell, Carter, 155
Burwell’s Regulus, 34
Byerley Turk, 28, 32, 36, 85, 87, 155
Byerley, Robert, 32
Byrd, Evelyn, 59
Byrd, III, William, 25
Byrd, William III, 58, 62, 86
Calumet Farm, 148
Calypso, 65, 82
Canterbury Farm, 149
Caroline County, Va., 33, 45, 63, 65, 68, 84, 85, 86, 155
Carter, Landon, 39
Carter, Robert “King”, 24, 91
Carter’s Grove, 155
Castianira, 69
Celt, 147
Chanticleer, 69
Charles I, 16, 18
Charles II, 18, 19
Charles Town, WVa., 43
Charleston, S.C., 26, 58, 67, 77, 89, 105
Charlottesville, Va. 54, 55
Chatham (estate), 91
Cheatham, B.F., 87, 149
Chenery, Christopher, 151
Chenery, Penny, 106, 152, 153
Chesterfield County, Va., 71, 79, 81
Chicksaw ponies, 17
Childers, 86
Cincinnati (horse), 123, 124
Cincinnatus, 66
Civil War, 44, 91, 105, 121, 129, 137, 140
Remounts, 123
Claiborne Farm, 105, 147, 148, 151, 153
Coan, 38
Colden, Cadwallader R., 111
Colin, 144
College of William & Mary, 20, 42, 91
Collyar, John B., 138
Colonial Downs, 154
Colonial Turf Cup, 154
Comet, 89
Commando, 144
Conecock, 38
Connecticut Rangers, 52
Corbin family, 81
Creeping Kate, 95
Cromwell, Oliver, 18
Croquette, 127
Culpeper County, Va., 108
Custis, G.W.P., 94, 137
Dabster, 35
Dade, Rose (Newton), 94
Damn His Eyes. See Boston
Dancing, 39, 40, 47
Dare Devil, 84, 85
Darley Arabian, 28, 32, 33, 35, 85, 155
Darley, Thomas, 33
Davie, A.J., 68, 96
Davie, William R., 71
Davies, Samuel, 45
Decline of racing in Virginia, 99
Defiance, 107, 108
Diomed, 30, 49, 66, 67, 69, 70, 77, 84, 108, 151, 155
Diomeda, 68
Dixon, Turner, 44
Domino, 66
Doswell, Thomas W., 105, 139
Dotterel, 87
Douglas, James, 89
Dress Parade, 149
Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed of, 155
duPont, Marion, 148, 153, 154
duPont, William, Jr., 154
Duroc, 43, 68, 100, 107, 108
Duval, Samuel, 34
Eclipse, 33, 49, 115, See American Eclipse
Edmonds, Amanda Virginia, 124
Edwards, Peter, 41
Ellerslie (estate), 105, 106, 139, 140, 147, 148, 149, 151
English Jockey Club, 66
Entry fees, 41
Eolian, 140
Eolite. See Saint Saviour
Eolus, 140
Eurus, 140
Exterminator, 149
Fagan, Peter, 96
Fair Play, 152
Fairfax County, Va., 35, 62, 75, 77, 91, 124
Fairfield (race course), 38, 43, 68, 71, 83, 99, 100, 101, 102
Fairs, 40
Fairy, 95
Faithful Shepherdess, 94
Fashion, 72, 105, 115, 117, 118, 119, 120
Fauquier County, Va., 124, 132, 149
Fearnought, 34, 49, 59, 63, 66, 86, 94
Fedan, 33
Fisher, Kitty (courtesan), 94
Fithian, Philp Vickers, 39
Fitzhugh, William, 36, 52, 86, 91
Fitzhugh’s Regulus, 95
Fitzhugh’s Volunteer, 95
Flirtilla, 79, 113
Florizel. See Ball’s Florizel
Foxhall, Thomas, 96
Francois Joseph Paul, Comte de Grasse, 54
Fredericksburg Fire of 1807, 44
Fredericksburg Jockey Club, 42, 44, 94
Fredericksburg, Va., 44, 52, 66, 69, 83, 91, 95
Freeman, Douglas Southall, 132
Gabriel, 77
Gallant, 94
Gallant Fox, 148
Gambling, 39, 77
Garland, Hugh A., 81
George III, 55
Gerard (slave), 94
Gillesfield, 76
Gloucester County, Va., 25, 62, 81, 90
Glumdalclitch. See Peytona
Godolphin Arabian, 25, 28, 30, 33, 34, 35, 49, 62, 85, 87, 108, 155
Gold Cup Steeplechase, 149
Goochland County, Va., 82
Goode, Thomas, 70, 100, 102
Grafton Farm, 149
Grand Irish Brigade Steeplechase, 134
Grand National, 153
Grandstands, 40, 47, 99, 101
Grant, Ulysses S., 123, 140
Gray Eagle, 47, 136
Great Meadow, 154
Great Migration, 15
Greenbrier. See Traveller
Greenbrier County, WVA, 135
Grey Diamond, 65
Grey Medley, 82
Gunilda, 95
Hamiltonian 10, 103
Hampton, Wade, 114, 118
Hancock, A.B., 105, 106, 146
Hancock, R.J., 105, 139
Hancock, Seth, 152
Hanover County, Va., 39, 66
Hanover Courthouse, 82
Harding, William Giles, 121
Hare, Otway P., 112
Harness racing, 103, 105, 154
Harris, Thomasia Overton, 139
Harrison, Benjamin, 54
Harrison, Edmund, 102
Harrison, Fairfax, 62, 75, 77, 91
Harrison, J.J., 71
Harrison, James J., 108
Harrison, Nathaniel, 36, 91
Harry Bassett, 143
Hart & McDonald, 65
Haynie’s Maria, 69, 97
Heats, 25, 41, 43, 66, 69, 80, 82, 89, 94, 97, 99, 108, 109, 112, 135
Henrico County, 34
Henricus, 15
Henry, 71, 79, 109, 111
Henry, Marguerite, 33
Henry, Patrick, 54, 65
Hervey, John, 22, 24, 36, 42, 52, 54, 56, 83, 91, 100, 101, 102, 113
Hill Prince, 151
Hindoo, 144
Hobgoblin, 35
Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Va., 78
Hoomes family, 42
Hoomes, Colonel, 44
Hoomes, John, 65, 67, 69, 70, 83, 84
Ghost story, 85
Hoomes, Joseph, 43
Hoomes, Thomas, 85
Hoskins, James, 35
Hoskins, John, 35, 59
Hoskins, Robert, 59
Hoskins, William, 103
Hotaling, Edward, 47
Hughes, Charles Evans, 146
Hunting, 39
Hyde, Benjamin, 66
Hylton’s King Herod, 85
Imported Messenger, 104
International Gold Cup, 154
Irish Brigade, 133, 134
Jackson, Andrew, 69, 78, 79, 97, 102, 109
Jackson, Thomas “Stonewall”, 132, 139
James II, 19
James River, 13, 15, 18, 25, 35, 36, 65, 75, 77, 100, 101, 155
Jamestown, 20
Janus, 24, 25, 76, 96
Jeff Davis. See Traveller
Jefferson, Alexandria, 54
Jefferson, Thomas, 28, 54, 65, 66, 69, 85, 91, 153
Jefferson’s Wildair, 65
Jenny Cameron, 36, 81
Jigg, 32
Jockey Club Gold Cup, 151
Jockey Club, the, 145, 146
Jockey clubs, 41, 42
John Bascombe, 80, 114, 118
John Richards, 109
Johnson, Marmaduke, 79
Johnson, William R.. See Johnson, William Ransom
Johnson, William Ransom, 43, 71, 78, 79, 96, 97, 108, 112, 113, 118
Johnston, James W., 137
Johnston, Joseph E., 124
Jolly Roger, 35, 63, 89, 95
Jones, Paul, 134
Jouett, Jack, 54
Juniper, 81
Kello, John, 39
Kennon, R.B., 129
Kentucky, 13, 35, 47, 54, 55, 87, 103, 105, 136, 140, 146, 147, 149, 151, 152, 153
Kercheval, 49
Kilmer, Willis Sharpe, 149
King and Queen County, Va., 35
King George County, Va., 86
King William County, Va., 63
King’s Council, 19
Kitty Fisher, 52, 94
Knight of Ellerslie, 140
Knights of the Golden Horseshoe, 25, 26
Lamplighter, 65
Latham, John, 43
Lecomte, 103
Lee family, 81, 87
Lee, “Light Horse Harry”, 52, 54, 87, 137
Lee, Charles Carter, 87
Lee, Philip Ludwell, 87
Lee, Richard Henry, 54
Lee, Robert E., 87, 94, 124, 132, 135, 138
Leeds Town, Va.. See Leedstown, Va.
Leedstown, Va., 36
Leesburg, Va., 154
Leviathan, 82, 83, 84, 95
Lewis, Gabriel, 44
Lexington, 35, 63, 72, 73, 103, 123, 151
Lexington, Kentucky, 44
Lexington, Va., 138, 151
Lightfoot’s Partner, 36, 63
Ligon, Richard, 38
Lindsey, Captain, 53
Lipizzaner, 17, 127
Lloyd’s Traveller, 36
Lomax family, 81
Loudoun County, Va., 124
Louisa County, Va., 65
Luke Blackburn, 144
Mackay-Smith, Alexander, 43
Madeira, 68
Madison, James, 85
Magic, 131
Magnolia. See Magnolio
Magnolio, 53, 54, 63, 87
Maid of the Oaks, 69
Malvern Hill, 38
Mambrina, 95
Man o’War, 29, 35, 73, 147, 149, 153
Manakin Town, 35
Marguerite, 148
Maria, 43
Mariner, 118
Mark Anthony, 66, 87
Markham Arabian, 18
Markham, J., 42
Marske, 33
Mary Gray, 63
Maryland versus Virginia rivalry, 62
Maskette, 144
Master Stephen, 94
Maycox, 75
McClellan Saddle, 126
McClellan, George, 126
McClellan, Henry B., 131
McDaniel, David, 143
Meade, David III, 75
Meade, William, 46, 90
Meadow Event Farm, 155
Meadow Stable, 106, 152
Meadows farm (Kentucky), 103
Medley, 30, 48, 65, 152
Medoc, 69
Mercer County, Ky., 55
Mercer, Hugh, (Colonel), 44
Merry Tom, 34
Middleburg, Va., 126
Middlesex County, Va., 35, 70, 89
Mirza II, 33
Miss Dance, 108
Miss Woodford, 144
Monkey, 36
Monticello, 124
Monticello (horse), 69
Montpelier, 153
Montpelier Hunt Races, 154
Moody, Banks, 101
Moore, Bernard, 95
Morocco, 52
Morton, Joseph, 36
Morton’s Traveller, 36, 63, 66
Morven (estate), 151
Morven Park, 154
Mosby, John S., 124, 125, 126, 128
Mosby, Wade, 45, 102
Mosby’s Confederacy, 124
Mosby’s Rangers, 124
Mosby’s horses
Captain, 127
Croquette, 127
Dandy, 127
Dewdrop, 127
Eugenie, 127
Raven, 127
Red Cloud, 127
Mount Airy, 28, 36, 63, 65, 81
Mount Pleasant, 35, 59
Mr. Routh’s Crab, 86
Muniqui, 33
National Steeplechase Association, 154
Nejd, 28
Nelson, 54
Nelson, Jr., Thomas, 54
Nesbit, John (Sir), 77
New Market (England), 62
New Market (estate), Va., 43, 86
New Market (race course), 99
New Post (estate), 95
New York Blackout, 146
Newmarket race field, Charleston, SC, 77
Nicholls, Richard, 19, 20
Nomini Hall, 39
Nonpareil, 81
North Wales Farm, 149
Nydrie Stud, 149
Oaklands, 79
Oatlands (estate), 127
Old Crabbe, 32
Old Mansion. See Bowling Green (estate)
Othello, 36, 53, 94
Oyster Bay, Long Island, 107
Page family, 81
Page, John, 91
Page, Mann I, 90
Page, Mann II, 91
Page, Robert, 39
Panic of 1837, 102
Partner, 66, 87
Patrick, Gilbert W., 114, 117
Patton, George S., 33, 127
Peace-maker, 68
Peter Pan, 144
Peter, Thomas, 54
Petersburg, Va.,76, 77, 80
Peyton, Baylie, 96, 118
Peytona, 105, 118, 119, 120
Piggott, Charles, 66
Planet, 105, 139
Plants, 47
Plumer, William, 78
Polly Powell, 96
Port Royal, Va., 53, 94
Post Boy, 80, 114
Potomac, 68
Powhatan County, Va., 45
Presbyterian church, 45
Pride’s Old Field, 76
Prince George County, Va., 36
Princequillo, 148, 151, 152
Prospect Hill, 71
Pura Raza Espanola, 17
Purdy, Samuel, 111, 112
Quarter horse, 21, 23, 24, 25, 28, 75
Quarter path, 21, 23, 96
Quarter race, 22, 24, 25, 75
Quicksilver, 65
Quincy, Josiah, 111
Race Horse Region, 26, 99, 103, 143, 155
Randolph, Archie, 70
Randolph, George, 128
Randolph, John, 66, 70, 71, 75, 76, 77, 78, 80, 81, 85, 96, 100, 111, 112, 124, 128, 147
Randolph, William, 75
Randolph’s Gimcrack, 66
Randolph’s Kitty Fisher, 49
Randolph’s Roan. See Randolph’s Gimcrack
Ranger, 52
Lindsey’s Arabian, 53
Ranger (Colonel Washington’s), 89
Rappahannock Jockey Club, 44
Ravenscroft, 76
Ready Money, 96
Reality, 79
Register of the Kentucky Historical Society, 103
Regulus, 52, 94
Revenue, 79
Richmond County, Va., 28, 36, 81
Richmond, Va., 15, 28, 35, 36, 43, 44, 54, 60, 63, 68, 70, 71, 72, 75, 78, 81, 83, 84, 99, 100, 101, 102, 105, 131, 132, 137, 143, 154
Ridgeley, Charles, 48
Ridgeley’s Cincinnatus, 48
Ridgely, Charles, 66
Rives, Nathaniel, 72
Robert Burns. See Sir Archie
Robertson, William H.P., 63, 80, 109, 144
Robinson, Abner, 81
Rose Hill farm, 132
Roseberry, Earl of, 147
Rosegill (estate), 35, 70, 89
Rosewell (estate), 90
Roundhead, 35, 63
Rowe, James, 143, 144, 147
Rowser’s Ford, 131
Ruffian, 35, 151
Running for the Bottle, 49
Russell, Nicholas, 18
Saint Saviour, 140
Saint-Mary, Moreau de, 28, 29
Saint Patrick’s Day in the Army, 134
Salisbury Plain, 20
Sallie, 55
Sally Wright, 85
Sandy Hill Plantation, 58
Saratoga sales, 143, 146, 149
Scathelock, 140
Scotland, Northumberland County, 38
Scour, 42
Secretariat, 13, 35, 36, 49, 73, 106, 148, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155
Selden family, 58
Selden, Miles, 102
Selden, Miles (J.M.), 70
Seldon, Matthew, 44
Selima, 34, 36, 49, 53, 58, 63, 66, 72, 89, 151
Selima Stakes, 63, 151
Sham, 153
Shark, 33, 58, 66, 69, 95, 152, 153
Shelby County, Ohio, 78
Shireborn, 62
Shuvee, 151
Silver Eye, 34
Silverlegs, 36
Single Peeper, 81
Sir Archie, 13, 30, 69, 71, 72, 77, 78, 79, 82, 96, 100, 103, 108, 109, 112, 113, 136, 147, 151, 155
Sir Charles, 71, 79, 108
Sir Gallahad III, 147, 148
Skinned tracks, 46
Slader, Matthew, 23
Slave jockeys, 94, 114
Slaves, 47
Smarty Jones, 153
Smith’s Field, Northampton County, 38
Society Hill (estate), 86
Sorrell, 59
Southampton County, 65
Southside Virginia, 60
Speculator, 85
Speed, John Gilmer, 28, 69
Sport of kings, 19
Sporting Magazine, 84
Spotswood, Alexander, 25, 91, 94
Spotswood, Alexander (grandson), 95
Spotswood, Alexander (Nottingham), 66
Spotswood, John, 95
Spotswood, Robert, 95, 102
Spotswood’s Eclipse, 94
Spotswood’s Stirling, 95
Spotsylvania County, Va., 25, 66
Spread Eagle, 69, 84
Squirt, 33
Stafford County, Va., 56, 81
Standardbred, 103
Steeplechasing, 153
Stevens, Edward, 55
Stevens, John C., 112
Stirling, 85
Stith, William, 45
Stratford Hall, 13, 87, 137, 149
Strawberry Hill Races, 154, 155
Stuart, J.E.B., 16, 18, 32, 124, 127, 128, 129, 131, 132, 153
Stuart’s horses
General, 131
Lily of the Valley, 128
Maryland, 131
Virginia, 131
Stump-the-Dealer, 68
Sullivan, “Yankee”, 117
Sun Briar, 149, 151
Sweep, 144
Sweetbriar daughter, 95
Swift Run Gap, 25
Syme, John, 65
Syme’s Wildair, 35, 65
Sysonby, 144
Tarleton, Banastre, 54, 56, 65
Tasker, Benjamin, Jr., 62
Tayloe family, 28
Tayloe Family, 81
Tayloe, Benjamin Ogle, 69, 71, 113
Tayloe, John, 60
Tayloe, John II, 36, 81, 85, 86
Tayloe, John III, 48, 65, 68, 69, 81, 84
Tayloe’s Bellair, 36, 63, 66
Tayloe’s Childers, 81
Tayloe’s Lamplighter, 48
Tayloe’s Yorick, 36
Taylor, Arthur, 112, 117
Taylor, John, 44
Ten Broeck, Richard, 103
Tennessee, 96, 103, 114, 118
Thomas Dale, 15
Thornton, Francis, 86
Thoroughbred, 18
Tidewater region, 60
Tillotson, Robert, 114
Time o’War, 149
Timoleon, 72, 109
Tobacco, 19
Top Gallant, 68
Traveller, 49, 81, 135, 136, 138, 139
Tree Hill (race course), 43, 70, 99, 100, 101, 102
Trevathan, Charles E., 87
Triple Tiara, 151
Trotting. See Harness Racers
Tryal, 58, 62
Tudor Grove, 124
Turf Register, 47, 71, 103, 115, 117
Upper Marlborough, Va., 94
Urbanna, Va., 89
Valiant, 25
Vampire, 34
Van Ranst, Cornelius W., 79, 107, 108, 115
Vanderbilt, Alfred G., 151
Virago, 66
Virginia Company, 15
Virginia Convention, 89
Virginia Derby, 154
Virginia Gold Cup, 154
Virginia Jockey Club, 43, 85
Virginia Military Institute, 127
Virginia Steeplechase Association, 153
Wagner, 47
Walk-in-the-water, 96
Warfield, Elisha, 103
Warrenton, N.C., 79
Warrenton, Va., 149
Washington (horse), 109
Washington Race Course, 20
Washington, D.C., 48, 66
Washington, Elizabeth, 95
Washington, George, 24, 36, 40, 44, 52, 53, 54, 56, 63, 87, 91, 94, 95, 153
Washington, William, 56, 67, 89
Weaver, Jarrard, 96
Weedon, George, 94
Weedon’s Tavern, 40
Wentworth, Lady, 149
West Point, 127, 137
Westover, 58
Whisk Broom II, 144
White Sulphur Springs (Warrenton), 132, 153
Whynot, 94
Wickham, John, 72
Wildair, 49
Wilkerson, James, 65
Williams, “Green Berry”, 95, 96
Williamsburg, 20, 25, 39, 40, 45, 54
Willis (jockey), 80
Willis, Byrd, 69
Willis, John, 25
Willis, Lewis, 69
Willis’s Field, 44
Willoughby’s Old Field, 38
Winchester Jockey Club, 43
Winchester, Va., 133
Womock, Abraham, 38
Woodward, William, 148
Wormeley family, 81
Wormeley, Ralph, 35, 89
Wormeley, Ralph IV, 70
Wrack, 147
Wyllie, Hugh, 96
Wyllie’s Marske, 96
Yellow Jacket, 43
Yellow Tavern, 131
Yeocomico, Va., 38
Yorick, 60, 81
Young Childers, 33
Young Selima, 82
Young Shark, 58