The Dictionary of Virginia Biography is published online through a partnership with Encyclopedia Virginia. Biographies that do not also appear in the three print volumes (surnames Aaroe–Daniels) link to lists of sources consulted.
Sources consulted for the biography of:

William Henry Ruffner (1824–1908)

Primary Sources

Selected Publications


Secondary Sources


Newspapers and Periodicals


Obituaries

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