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Where's Merrill? A Genealogical Thriller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
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“Where’s Merrill?” is a uniquely crafted mystery thriller based upon real life historical events. In fact, it is two inter-related stories in one novel set in different timeframes, namely the past and the present. An Irish genealogist called Jed is commissioned by Tim, an American client, to help identify and find his grandfather; a man who simply disappeared. No death record, no burial. Nothing.
The Vancel & Lyerly Families: Revolutionaries in America
Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 99,380. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A genealogical study of the Vancel and Lyerly families originally done by John Hubert Doty and updated by MaryAnn Doty Rizzo. Includes pictures and documentation. These families both have individuals who fought in the American Revolution and have members who are or were in the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) and Daughters of the American Revolutions (DAR).
Sounds in my Shadow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This is a historical fiction of a young Canadian man that was left home to mind his younger brother and their small farm at age nine. It tells of the life of a young boy at the age of 11 having to work as a man. The kindness of strangers helped him to endure the loneliness of a strange world with no longer a family for comfort.
The Importance of Records in Telling Our Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
The Importance of Records in Telling Our Stories covers how I was able to locate records in researching my own family history and how I was able to assist survivors of institutional child abuse to access their records of their time in care. It is about the importance of honouring and remembering our ancestors and the difficulties when there are no records. My writing covers WW1 and WW2 and Nauru.
Our Place in Line: A Franco-American Family Odyssey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,900. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Our Place in Line is a 20,000-year odyssey of daring, imagination, and endurance offered to those who seek to trace their earliest roots from ancient Gaul to the twenty-first century United via Feudal France and Colonial Quebec. Specific families are profiled throughout the French Indian and Wars, up to and including their migration to Lewiston and Auburn, Maine.
The Last Wagon Train
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
True story taken from journals of an 1897 wagon journey from the Indian Territory to Oregon.