Books tagged: genealogy

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A Yorkshire Family Genealogy. Family Trees from Yorkshire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
A Yorkshire Family Genealogy contains 13 Family Trees with thousands of names,dates,births,marriages and deaths of families from the West Riding of Yorkshire, England. Including some of the families who emigrated to the USA and Australia. All the families are connected to each other through married and together they make up A Yorkshire Family Genealogy.
Keys to Unlocking House History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Are you researching the history of your home or property? Or perhaps you are a genealogist trying to find out where your ancestors lived. Keys to Unlocking House History offers a step-by-step guide on where to find the resources to assist in researching house history. This book will help remove the frustration and put the fun into house research.
The LaGrange Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Fired, Chuck LaGrange might get a second chance if he can actually prove the family story/tall tale he told about his ancestor being a French privateer and pirate. Chuck pursues the story around the country. He accidentally discovers a way to get visions of what his ancestors did and thought. Both love and wealth may be his, but the visions he uses as a tool just might kill him.
Jamestown Odyssey: America's Unspoken Legacy of Multi-Racial Families From Its Founders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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Jamestown Odyssey is a ground breaking book on race and family in America. It chronicles the author's journey researching his family's Southern history. When he discovers that he has ancestors and distant cousins in both the black and Native communities, he has to come to terms with his, and American society's, hidden racial prejudices. Many Americans, if they have the courage, will find the same.
Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
A Death in Carolina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A brief fictionalized account of the murder of a deputy sheriff in rural North Carolina on the Fourth of July in 1914 by a descendant of the family containing contemporary photographs and news clips.
Emmie Returns - A Memoir of Two Lifetimes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emmie Returns connects the lifetimes of two women who travel between Ireland and Canada in the process of coming into their own power. Whether you believe in reincarnation or not,you will be fascinated by Emmie’s descriptions of life in 1897. In her next lifetime,the author traces the emergence of feminine power in the 20th century with an intriguing demonstration of how karma applies to us all.
Writing Your Family Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
The Scottish Clans
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 Search: An Account of the Fort Road Tragedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This book relates the tragic tale of the author's search for his step-mother and sister, who went missing during the devastating 1938 hurricane in Watch Hill, RI. The book is a detailed, first-hand, contemporary eyewitness account of the rescue and recovery effort in southwestern RI and nearby Connecticut. Its 100 or so pages contain over two dozen photographs, many of them taken by the author.