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The Wickersham Family in America

By: Gay Wickersham Davis, Ph. D.; Helen Sheldon, M. A.; Patricia Escalante, B.A

Price: $147.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D1873


With Historical Introduction by Dr. Don Yoder. This prominent Quaker family played an important role in the settlement of America from PA to the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. Wickershams were also active in the causes of antislavery and civil rights, women's suffrage and women's rights, temperance and education. A fascinating historical essay by Dr. Yoder provides an early history of the Wickershams in England and America. This impressive family history records over 12,0... View more info

The Maryland Semmes and Kindred Families: A Genealogical History of Marmaduke Semme(s), Gent., and His Descendants, Including the Allied Families of Greene, Simpson, Boarman, Matthews, Thompson, Middleton, and Neale

By: Harry Wright Newman

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: N2308


More than half a century ago, Raphael Thomas Semmes of Georgia bequeathed his collection of genealogical data concerning Semmes and related families to the Maryland Historical Society. This voluminous collection of genealogical data relates to some of the earliest and most prominent of Maryland’s settlers. The service of Harry Wright, a noted American genealogist and author of numerous Maryland genealogical publications, was secured to compile this interesting history ... View more info

CD: The Stiles Family in America: Genealogies of the Connecticut Family, Descendants of John Stiles of Windsor, Connecticut and Francis Stiles of Windsor and Stratford, Connecticut-New Jersey Families, 1720-1894

By: Henry Reed Stiles

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3523


Descendants of John Stiles, of Windsor, Conn. and Francis Stiles of Windsor and Stratford, Conn. (1635-1894), as well as Conn.- N.J. families (1720-1894), and the Bermuda-Georgia family (1635-1894). View more info

Memorials of the Family of Scott, of Scot's Hall, in the county of Kent

By: James Renat Scott

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S0518


With an Appendix of Illustrative Documents. View more info

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Smallwood and Carter Connections to Family Histories and Royalty. Featuring the Ancestors of Elmer Eugene Smallwood (husband) and Jean Marie Carter (wife)

By: Jean (Carter) Smallwood

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S2246


This impressive genealogical work contains a remarkable amount of research, listing over 7000 individuals and 1700 surnames. The Royalty Chapter includes connections of selected names to numerous kings and queens, featuring lengthy data for Emperor Charlemagne and King Robert I of Scotland. Data is also included for a few U.S. Presidents. The oldest Descendant Chart is for Antenor who reportedly died 443 B.C. This work is divided into two sections. Smallwood history is f... View more info

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A Lifetime of Anecdotes

By: Jim Stefan

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S3365


Jim Stefan is a storyteller whose literary vignettes of life spring not from his imagination, but from his everyday observations of ordinary, and sometimes not so ordinary, people and places. With a keen eye for detail and a skillful phrase he captures moments from his past that reflect in a personal way the larger history of his generation. His schoolboy memories include growing up among the colorful immigrant communities of the early twentieth century and later recolle... View more info

CD: The Redeemed Captive & Heredity and Early Enivronment of John Williams

By: John Williams and George Sheldon

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD3882


A French and Indian raiding party sacked Deerfield in 1703, victimizing Puritan minister John Williams and his family. He spent two and a half years as a captive in Quebec, and wrote this autobiographical account of the ordeal in 1706 upon his release. This volume also includes the related 1905 work by George Sheldon, Heredity and Early Environment of John Williams, "The Redeemed Captive," which provides biographical details of Williams' youth, education and earl... View more info

CD: Some Old Puritan Love Letters: John and Margaret Winthrop, 1618-1638

By: Joseph Hopkins Twichell

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD4224


"John Winthrop, the first Governor of Massachusetts, born January 22, 1588, was a native of Suffolk, England. He was lord of Groton Manor in that county, and a lawyer by profession." Margaret Tyndal, the daughter of Sir John Tyndal, of Essex, was his third wife. The letters in this volume are "chiefly a memorial of their life in England; by far the greater part of it antedating their emigration…It is simply a correspondence of domesticity and affection i... View more info

Elmina; Possibly a True Story

By: Judy Bridell

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B2489


The major part of this book is a creative nonfiction imagining of the life of Elmina Tuttle, nineteenth-century woman of Lewis and Jefferson Counties, northeastern New York. Descended from New England colonists, raised as a Quaker, and widowed by three Union Army soldiers, she witnessed the departure of many members of her large family for land in Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas. Elmina was born in a log cabin in the forest but lived to attend her granddaughter's high... View more info

Biographical Dictionary of The Youngs (Born circa 1600-1870): From Essex and Old Norfolk Counties, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Which Once Contained Parts of Rockingham County, New Hampshire

By: Louise Rider Young

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: Y3949


A wealth of data on Young families from northeastern Massachusetts as drawn from a wide variety of documented sources. View more info

Steadwell, Stedwell, Studwell: : Descendants of Thomas Studwell I, ca. 1620-1669, of Greenwich, Connecticut - Rye, New York by 1656

By: Marion J. Stedwell

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S0515


Thomas Studwell I (c.1620-1669) is the ancestor of all the persons with the Steadwell, Stedwell or Studwell name in colonial New England. This work traces his descendants through 11 generations. View more info

CD: Wilcox/Wilcoxson Families Of New England And Their Descendants: A Genealogical Dictionary, 2nd Revised Edition and the Supplement and Corrections to the 2nd Revised Edition

By: Martha Scott Osborne

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD1961


This CD-ROM contains the revised edition plus a 40-page supplement. This second revised edition contains all the material from the first version (published in 1990) plus corrections and additions to the 1993 edition. The Supplement contains all corrections and additions up to 2001. The material is arranged in a biographical dictionary format, which makes finding people easy; cross-references allow you to move among parents, children, and other relatives. The information ... View more info

Wilkins-Walling Journal: As Written by Charles Compton Wilkins

By: Mary Browne

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B0916


Charles Compton Wilkins' journals were written so that generations yet unborn could read and be proud of their pioneering ancestors, who, at great risk and privations, left their comfortable homes and forged west to the land of their dreams: Texas. Genealogists will delight in the wealth of names contained in this family history of Charles Compton Wilkins and his beloved wife, Mary Ella Walling. Much more than genealogical data, this narrative history is written in a rel... View more info

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The Turbervilles of Virginia

By: Patricia Lynn Petitt

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: P2596


At long last, a comprehensive genealogy of the Virginia Turbervilles! Volume I contains background information on the early members of the family that immigrated to this country. There were numerous early settlers named Turberville found in the records of the American colonies between 1650 and 1750. Nineteen of these early Turbervilles are discussed here. A significant portion of this volume deals with family roots in Bere Regis, England; Coity, Wales; and Normandy, Fran... View more info

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Wilson Families in Cumberland County, Virginia and Woodford County, Kentucky With Correspondence and Other Papers, 1785-1849

By: Patti Sue McCrary

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M3156


These papers are primarily correspondence to Benjamin Wilson Jr. (1759-1839) who moved from Cumberland County, Virginia, to Kentucky about 1788. Fortunately, he and his descendants kept much of his correspondence, several apparent drafts of letters, and various other documents referring to his estate. This publication consists of transcriptions of all the letters; most of the drafts, receipts, deeds (some abbreviated), etc. excluding about 35 documents dated 1859-1915 an... View more info

Billie and Irene’s Boys: A Family History of Billie Smith and Irene Hanson, Including Other Allied Family Surnames-Black, Burrow, Cannon, Goodman, Hendrix, Sims, VanHorn, and Williams

By: RaNae S. Vaughn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: V2593


Sims, VanHorn, and Williams. RaNae S. Vaughn. 2004, 5½x8½, paper, pp. Growing up in Craighead County, Arkansas, Billie and Irene's boys were typical boys. They grew up in the 1930s, sons of a sharecropper who went to town for a job. The three boys stayed close as they matured into adulthood, but they went their separate ways in life. The youngest boy became a shift engineer at a power plant, and the middle boy worked for 40 years as a railroad man. Although the oldest... View more info

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Autobiography Of An Octogenarian. Robert Enoch Withers, M.D.: Colonel 18th Regiment Virginia Infantry, C.S.A.; Editor Lynchburg Daily News; Lieutenant-Governor of Virginia; Senator of the United States; Member of Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institute; Consul of the United States at Hong-Kong; Past Grand Master of the Knights Templar of the United States, Etc., Etc.

By: Robert Enoch Withers, M.D

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: W2366


Born in 1821, Robert Enoch Withers lived a remarkable life and personally experienced the years of civil strife that culminated in the Civil War. His keen observations of customs, society, University life, religion, government and politics, war and much more are touched on in his highly detailed, sometimes humorous narrative that is a pleasure to read and a goldmine for historians. View more info

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Wright Family Personal Property Tax Records for Bedford County, Virginia, 1782 to 1850

By: Robert N. Grant

Price: $54.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G1503


The author has amassed a bounty of information about Wrights in southern Virginia. This material has been separated into sections by county and by type, making it an efficient and organized resource for Wright family researchers. The Bedford County, Virginia, Personal Property Tax Lists were the source of this information. This collection of personal property records is arranged chronologically, 1782-1850. We can gain a fascinating insight into how the early Wrights ... View more info

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Wright Family Land Records, Bedford County, Virginia

By: Robert N. Grant

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G1099


The author has amassed a bounty of information about Wrights in southern Virginia. This material has been separated into sections by county and by type, making it an efficient and organized resource for Wright family researchers. This collection of land records includes surveys, patent deeds, land grants and grant deeds. Surveys cover the years 1762-1814; patents cover 1780-1815, and deeds range from 1762-1900. Information includes source book and page, date of transacti... View more info

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Wright Family Records, Land Tax List, Bedford County, Virginia, 1782-1850

By: Robert N. Grant

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: G1603


The author has amassed a bounty of information about Wrights in southern Virginia. This information has been separated into sections by county and by type, making it an efficient and organized resource for Wright family researchers. The Bedford County, Virginia, Land Tax Lists were the source of the information in this volume. This collection of property tax records is arranged chronologically, 1782-1850. The format lists the names of property owners followed by such inf... View more info