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Aunt Pokie
Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Aunt Pokie is a true story about untrue family legacies. If my grandmothers were to be believed, my blood harbored the greatness of Pocahontas and Betsy Ross. After a decade of genealogical research, and a DNA test, I discovered my grandmothers weren’t the only ones who could spin a good yarn.
Together: A Journey for Survival
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » History » Family history
In Together: A Journey for Survival, Ann Arnold shares her family's journey through Poland's countryside as a war of nations thunders around them. The story displays the magnificent strength of a mother's love and the incredible courage of good people during the worst of times.
The Alexandrians: Caruana and Curmi Family History
Price: Free! Words: 23,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East / Egypt, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Alexandria. Few other cities held such a thriving, exotic mix of people and faiths. For almost a century, it was by-word for culture, glamour and luxury. The Suez Crisis shattered this idyll. In 1956 Nassar expelled the Europeans, including the Caruanas and Curmis. This account tells how they found their way to Australia and brought something of old Alexandria to a new land.
The Valesman
Price: Free! Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This Yorkshire farmer worked six days a week from dawn to dusk. His only holiday was to France, which he got to tour three times, owing to a near fatal facial wound. Conscription no doubt made good use of his digging abilities in those trenches.
Barton & Childers of Glendalough, Co. Wicklow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Bob Barton and his cousin Erskine Childers found themselves increasingly drawn into the events of 1916-22. As protégés of the British public school system, they were unlikely but highly effective adherents to Sinn Fein. Executed for his beliefs, Erskine’s legacy was to found a dynasty that has already produced a President of Ireland and a senior diplomat in the United Nations.
Tisdall of Charlesfort Co. Meath Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book traces the history of the TISDALL FAMILY OF CHARLESFORT from about 1630 up to the present day. Charlefort was the name of the house built by the Tisdalls c. 1740 and replaced their old residence known as MOUNT TISDALL. Their estates were mainly in MARTRY, NEAR KELLS IN CO. MEATH.
A New Life in our History: The Settlement of Australia and New Zealand: Volume III Crimson Ties (1890s to 1940s)
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Family history
A New Life in our History is the first account of the settlement of Australia and New Zealand told from the perspective of ordinary people. Volume III (1890s to 1940s), Crimson Ties, tells how Southland’s early settlers built a new community at the Croydon Bush near Gore and follows those who served in South Africa during the Boer War and at Gallipoli and along the Western Front in WW I.
Life's Greatest Gift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Life's Greatest Gift -The Most Thoughtful Gift You Could Ever Give Your Loved Ones Have you ever searched for the perfect gift for your loved ones around their birthdays, anniversaries or holidays, but ran out of ideas and settled for some other gift? Inside this book are questions to spark the memories of their lives that future generations will treasure forever, "the gift that gives back!" How?
Preston of Gormanston Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Prestons lived in Co. Meath, Ireland for close to 6 centuries and contributed in no small way to the political, military and social life of the country.
Aylmer of Balrath Barnewall of Crickstown Barnewall of Trimlestown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Aylmers and Barnewalls came to Ireland in the late 12th or early 13th centuries and being able progressive men they were rewarded with grants of lands. They were also fortunate in their choice of wives who brought more lands. The descendants of both families served in official capacities and were granted titles and honours but being Catholics they forfeited much of their estates in the 1650s
Acton of Kilmacurragh Co. Wicklow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Reference
The Acton family of Kilmacurragh, Co. Wicklow has been associated with the house and estate since the 17th century when the original house also called Westaston was built. The estate was situated near Glenealy, midway between Rathdrum and Brittas Bay. The house was home to many generations of Actons whose menfolk, like many of the gentry menfolk, produced capable Army officers.
The Stanhope Family and the Stanhope Chapel in Shelford Church
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: British English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
A guide to the monuments and memorials in the Stanhope Chapel of Shelford Church, Nottinghamshire, UK. See shelfordnotts.uk.
Farmers Directory Lincoln County, Ontario - circa 1891
Series: Farmers Directory 1891 series, Book 3. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Farmers Directory circa 1891 for southern Ontario counties on Lake Erie. Primary Source documentation such as: Asher Anderson Caistorville t (tenant) Conc1 Lot 17 Note Non-residents include cities and towns within New York state.
CAROLINE An Extraordinary Lady
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 41,380. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
The life of Caroline in this book is based on the real life story of Caroline Peach nee Bardoe. She is an extraordinary woman with an inner strength that leads her on an unexpected journey that encompasses two countries.
Town of Brantford 1869-1870 Gazetteer & Directory
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Volume 1 of the Gazetteer and Directory series 1869-1870 for Brant County Ontario Canada from Mike Wingrove. This title deals with the Town of Brantford, for Brant County. Includes a listing of residents, occupations and an overview of businesses, organizations, governments within the town shortly after Canada's Confederation in 1867.
Township of South Dumfries 1869-1870 - Gazetteer & Directory Brant County, Ontario
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Towns and villages of the Township of South Dumfries 1869-1870, Book 4, from the Gazetteer & Directory series of Brant County, Ontario, Canada See other Mike Wingrove resources at http://family-history-resources.blogspot.ca/
Brant County Business Directory - Circa 1891
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Primary genealogy and family history resource for the commercial side of enterprises within Brant County, Ontario, Canada circa 1891. Find a family member, and you have a better direction for searching Ontario census returns for 1891, as well as those before and after 1891.
Township of Burford and Oakland 1869-1870 Brant County, Ontario
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Gazetteer and Directory for Burford and Oakland Township - 1869 ~ 1870 of Brant County, Ontario, Canada. This Canada's Confederation era information is released in conjunction with Canada 150 Celebration. Contents are part of a printed edition covering all of Brant County 1869-1870.
Brantford Onondaga Tuscarora Townships -1869-70
Series: Gazetteer and Directory - Brant County, Book 2. Price: $6.67 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by CBPub. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Gazetteer and Directory for Brant County Ontario, 1869- 1870 era of Canadian History. Volume 2 of the Gazetteer and Directory series for Ontario. Release for Canada's 150 Celebrations
The Land is Bright
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » History » Family history
From an English manor, to a log cabin in the British Columbia interior. An eye-opening adventure through the eyes of a new arrival. Alert, imaginative writing.

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