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The Tribe Within by Anthony Murphy Barrett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
The Tribe Within Search for DNA Tribe R1b-L513 (Version 7.3) Why seek out our ancestry? Is it to discover our ethnicity or is it deeper? This author takes latest DNA results of one recently “found” British Isles tribe and about 400 family surnames associated with its DNA and rewrites history. Not surprising; tribal DNA often tell different stories than the history we’ve been told to believe.
Researching and Writing Your Family History and Memoirs by Joelle Steele
Price: Free! Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This brief genealogical guide covers basic information a family genealogist needs to research and write their family history, including obtaining and interpreting documents, understanding kinship, and telling stories. Also includes questions for conducting interviews, use of images in written histories, overall story structure, and publishing options.
Zotero for Genealogy: Harnessing the Power of Your Research by Donna Cox Baker
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks & Manuals, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Zotero offers genealogists a powerful and versatile citation manager, an endless file cabinet, go-anywhere access to research, a flexible organizational structure, and the ability to file one thing in many places. Developed by George Mason University and used by scholars worldwide, this robust product serves research in phenomenal ways. Best of all, for all its value, Zotero is free to download.
Write and Publish Your Family History Book, I Did and so Can You by Tom Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A practical guide for writing and publishing your family history book
Smith Family History and Genealogy - Kentucky Pioneers by Douglas M. Dubrish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,750. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2023. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
They settled into the Kentucky counties of Clay, Laurel, and Knox after following the Wilderness Road - shortly after Daniel Boone blazed a trail through the Cumberland Gap. Our Smith family history extends back over 600 years. They are pioneers, patriots, and adventurers with a deep sense of self sufficiency and craftsmanship. With simple tools and bare hands they carved out the wilderness.
Henrietta Lacks by Naven Johnson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
On a bright day of August 1st, in the year of 1920, Eliza and Johnny Pleasant brought forth a girl Loretta Pleasant, who’s name was later on changed to Henrietta Lacks for reasons unknown to the family. As she grew up, she was given the nickname Hennie.
Scheele Family History and Genealogy by Douglas M. Dubrish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2023. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Discovering Our Roots: The Scheele Family History and Genealogy. This book is a comprehensive guide to the Scheele family's history, tracing their roots back to the Hanover region of Germany. It covers five generations of Scheele descendants, documenting their lives, stories, and achievements.
First Life on Earth, Scientific Adam & Eve by Walter Parks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
From the earliest days as thinking humans we’ve had many questions about life. I grew up in the Bible Belt of Mississippi and was taught that God created Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. But then I read about ancient fossils of human-like creatures and started learning about evolution. So what is the truth? This book describes what I learned about scientific Adam and Eve 228,000 years ago.
Genealogy Simplified - How to Make a Family Tree, Do Ancestry Search, & Trace Family Heritage Like a Genealogist. 75 Free Websites & Resources Included by Cathy C. Schrack
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 17,660. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Genealogy Simplified is designed to help you trace your heritage and discover family roots you may not know you had. You will learn the basics of how to begin gathering information, where to look, how to assemble a family tree and the do's & don'ts about genealogy in an understandable way. You'll also learn many helpful tips & tricks and common mistakes people make & how to avoid them.
Sands Family History and Genealogy by Douglas M. Dubrish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2023. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This book traces the Sands family from England to America, and is a comprehensive genealogy that explores the Sands family's roots in 16th century England and their migration to America. With descendants spread across the United States; Illinois, Florida, and Tennessee, this book includes numerous historical family photographs and documents.
Alpha Listing of William Owen (1611 – 1702) Family Line by Nadia Rae Venable Calvert
Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » American
This ebook is a an alphabetical listing of William Owen (1611-1702), originally from England, and came to Barbados around 1635. He took the Freeman's Oath in 1651 in Braintree, Massachusetts. The complete document is titled, "William Owen (1611 - 1702) & Elizabeth Davis from England to Massachusetts and Some of Their Descendants."
Esta brava e estoica gente das Gerais by Carlos Gentil Vieira & Joselia Teles
Price: Free! Words: 22,310. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Genealogy and history of two connected families in Minas Gerais, Brazil. In Portuguese only. Anotações genealógicas sobre dois troncos mineiros.
How to Trace Your Family Tree Online: UK Edition by Lucy Haydon
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Where do we come from? At some point we all ask ourselves this question. This eBook will guide you through the key resources to research, all explained in context and with illustrations showing how to understand the results. Over 50 website links are provided to get you started on your family history story today.
The Scottish Clans by Rodger Moffet
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 109,040. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Brought to you by ScotClans.com, Scotland's largest clan and family resource site, The Scottish Clans gathers together short histories of over 300 Scottish Clans and families. Read about the origins of your clan and the people who shaped your history.
Shot in the Butt: Lessons I've Learned About What NOT to Write by Gary W. Clark
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
Every 5th grader and adult who likes a chuckle should read this whimsical history lesson. The tale is a lighthearted recital of an embarrassing moment for Captain Meriwether Lewis of Lewis and Clark fame. It is a very short-story, framed especially for budding writers.
Chasing My Roots: New World Finally Meets Old World by Louise Hathaway
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you love genealogy? If so, then this story is for you. Written by the grand-daughter of a Belgian immigrant who came to America in 1910, it describes her efforts to find and reunite with his family in Belgium after a breakdown in communication for twenty-five years. When she makes a pilgrimage to meet her relatives in the old world, they pull out all the stops and treat her like a movie star.
Cuffe of Kilkenny by Art Kavanagh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Arthur Kavanagh. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This ebook contains a detailed history of the Cuffe family of Co. Kilkenny, Ireland, from the time of their arrival in Ireland to the present day. There are also some delightful anecdotes relating to the family. The images used are generally originals.
Greuber Family History and Genealogy by Douglas M. Dubrish
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2023. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
The Greuber family has a long and fascinating history that is documented in this book. It tells the story of William T. Greuber, who was born in Ohio in 1825 as part of a "frontier family" living in an area with minimal population. This book traces the family's history through four generations from 1825 to 1983 in Ohio and Michigan.
Descendants of Melchor De Los Reyes de Ecija: Circa 4 1/2 Centuries in America (2 Centuries in Nueva España/present day México and circa 2 1/2 Centuries in Texas) by Joel Reyes
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 58,540. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » North America » USA
The Descendants of Melchor De Los Reyes de Ecija have resided in North America for about 4 1/2 Centuries (2 Centuries in Nueva España (New Spain)/present day México and circa 2 1/2 Centuries in Texas). Circa 1576 his son Baltazar De Los Reyes arrived in New Spain and was among the first settlers of this family name to migrate to New Spain.
Bartholomew Yates of Middlesex County Virginia and Some of His Descendants by Helen K. Yates
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018 by Robert Bell. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Bartholomew Yates was an immigrant to Virginia in 1700, a visitor to William and Mary College, professor of divinity, minister of several Anglican parishes in Middlesex county, and the patriarch of a large Virginia family. This geneology describes in detail many of his descendants and relatives, including Pocahontas, John Rolfe, Robert "King" Carter, the Bollings and Murrays.