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What's in Your Surname?: The Fascinating Story of British Surnames by William Lewis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Reference
There are few books which look at British history solely through surnames. William Lewis presents a fascinating and entertaining history with accounts of over 2000 of our surnames. CONTENTS include How old are Surnames?; Surnames from Occupations; Surnames from Places; Surnames from Local Features ; Surnames from Relationships; Surnames from Words of Affection and Surnames from Nicknames.
Diagonal Ties: A family history in Wales and the North East of England by Susan Lewis CBE
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Diagonal Ties is a fascinating account of one family’s connections throughout the generations with both the North East of England and the South of Wales. Susan Lewis CBE relates the tale of her search for ancestors with humour, an eye for detail and an intriguing insight into life during the times in which they lived.
Descendants of Josiah and Sarah PERRIN (1700-1753) of Over Peover, Cheshire,England and Some of Their Canadian Descendants by Karen E. Black
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Seven generation chart of the Canadian descendants of Josiah and Bathsheba Stafford (1700-1853) of Over Peover, Cheshire, England. Well-documented. Includes many birth, marriage and death dates.
Ancient Ancestors with Modern Descendants (8th Edition) by Dr Ron Wells
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 316,350. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Ancient Ancestors with Modern Descendants (8th Edition) is a compilation providing lines of descent from some 3,000 ancient and early medieval families to millions of present day Europeans and Americans. These ancestors include members from most of the former ruling dynasties in Europe and the Middle East, with some going back to 6th century BCE kingdoms in the Near East.
Wildomar Cemetery History by Edy Rodarme
Price: Free! Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
Wildomar Cemetery, located at 21400 Palomar Street in the city of Wildomar, Riverside County, California, has been steeped in lore since it was established over 114 years ago in 1898. The author has traced the beginnings and outlines the major events to affect the cemetery. Information concerning burials of early settlers is included along with other interesting facts, discrepancies and mysteries.
Brush Creek Chronicles: The Family of John and Elizabeth Akin by Linda Akins Lee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 161,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy(5.00 from 1 review)
This genealogy of John Akin and his wife Elizabeth “Betsy” McKinney, who settled in Green County, Kentucky, in the early 1800s, reflects the events of American history from the time of the frontier to the post-World War II era and across eight generations. Biographical sketches of John and Betsy, their parents, grandparents, and over 800 descendants present the family’s history.
Moundville, Missouri 1860 – 1910 by Lyndon Irwin
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Gregath Company, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This historical and genealogical work is the result of many years researching Moundville, the early folks who founded it, and those who contributed to its success. Stories and illustrations that describe early life in Moundville are often warm, sometimes touching and occasionally tragic.
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.
The Soward and Tipsword Families in America: Rebels, Natives, Hunters and Settlers by MaryAnn Rizzo
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A genealogical study of the Soward and Tipsword families originally done by John Hubert Doty and updated by MaryAnn Doty Rizzo. Includes historical information and documentation. Pictures available separately from the author. These families have connections to Chief Cornstalk and Daniel Boone.
Pioneer Families of Colonial America: From Native Americans and the Mayflower to the Irish Canadians by MaryAnn Rizzo
Price: $55.00 USD. Words: 254,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A genealogical study of the Doty and Kelly families originally done by John Hubert Doty and updated by MaryAnn Doty Rizzo. Includes historical information and documentation. The Doty family goes back to the Mayflower. The Kelly family are Irish Canadians. Other families include: King, Miller, Force, Logue, Logsdon, Cavanee, and Dial. Some of these families have connections to George Washington.
The Vancel & Lyerly Families: Revolutionaries in America by MaryAnn Rizzo
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).