MAP: The United States: 1864

By: N/A

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Reproduction map of original,

This important map by A.J. Johnson locates forts west of the Mississippi, major railway lines, western Indian tribes, trails, as well as the major towns and cities in each state and territory. Useful for tracing family migrations. View more info

Southam Parish Land Processioning, 1747-1784, Goochland, Cumberland, and Powhatan Counties, Virginia

By: Ann K. Blomquist

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Throughout the colony of Virginia, land was processioned every four years to determine the bounds of every landholder’s property. The vestrymen divided the parish into precincts of convenient size with several men appointed to conduct the processioning for each precinct. The returns were recorded in the vestry book.The book contains maps and abstracts of the land processioning orders and returns for Southam Parish for the years 1747 through 1784 while Southam Parish wa... View more info

CD: Official History of the Improved Order of Red Men. Compiled under Authority from the Great Council of the United States by Past Great Incohonees George W. Lindsay of Maryland, Charles C. Conley of Pennsylvania, Charles H. Litchman of Massachusetts

By: Charles H. Litchman

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Heritage Books,

The Order of Red Men takes pride in preserving the history, customs and virtues of the original American people - a people conceded by the early travelers and writers to have been intelligent, brave, and free, loyal in its friendships, generous in its hospitalities, and with many traits of character worthy of emulation…" "The primary objects of our Order are to promote among men the exercise and practice of the true principles of benevolence and charity, the ca... View more info

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Tax List of York County, Pennsylvania 1779

By: F. Edward Wright

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Includes present-day Adams County. Taken exactly as written in the published Third Series, Pennsylvania Archives (1897). View more info

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Early Church Records of Alexandria City and Fairfax County, Virginia

By: F. Edward Wright and Wesley E. Pippenger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Alexandria Quaker records, 1802-1827: minutes, certificates of removal, marriages, births, deaths. Extracts from Vestry Book of Christ Church Fairfax, 1765-1806 with burial plot owners in 1812, burial permits (1787-1795): support payments, apprenticeship of orphans, pew owners. Extracts from Truro Parish Vestry Book, 1732-1765: references to orphans, burials (from which you can estimate the year of death), the needy for whom payments were made, and other payments. Regist... View more info

CD: Gathered Sketches from the Early History of New Hampshire and Vermont; Containing vivid and interesting accounts of a great variety of the adventures of our forefathers, and of other incidents of olden time. Original and selected

By: Francis Chase

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Heritage Books,

"In this selection you will find incidents both grave and gay, both pathetic and amusing; some of them of considerable historical importance, and others which some persons might think almost trifling. But it is intended that the following pages shall illustrate as fully as possible the character of the times in which our ancestors lived." Chapters include accounts of Indian conflicts, the captivities of three women, a witch story, a ghost story, a temperance le... View more info

CD: Delaware and Pennsylvania

By: HB Archives

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Contains:*Calendar of Sussex County, Delaware, Probate Records, 1680-1800 - Leon de Valinger, Jr. (1964). These abstracts, arranged in chronological order, generally contain name of the deceased, type of record, date of the record, heirs, officials such as executor and administrator, witnesses, and location of the complete record. *Original Land Titles in Delaware Commonly Known as The Duke of York Record - General Assembly of Delaware (c1903). Records cover the Dutch gr... View more info

CD: Vermont & New Hampshire

By: HB Archives

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

This CD-ROM contains electronic image reprints of the following seven books of Vermont and New Hampshire history: History of Salisbury, Vermont - John M. Weeks (1860). This is a historical account of the early settlement of the town of Salisbury. Due to a diligent search in the State Library, State Secretary's office, and through several dockets of Rutland and Addison County courts, most of the legal history of the town has been recovered. The ecclesiastical history is ... View more info

A New and Comprehensive Gazetteer of Virginia and the District of Columbia (1835)

By: Joseph Martin

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Contains geographical, statistical, political, commercial, religious, moral and miscellaneous information collected and compiled from the most respectable and chiefly from original sources, along with a history of Virginia from its first settlement to the year 1754 as written expressly for the work by a Virginian. View more info

Virginians & West Virginians, 1607-1870, Volume 2

By: Patrick G. Wardell

Price: $47.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Vital statistics on thousands of people extracted from unindexed biographical volumes. Every person indicated to be a Virginia or West Virginia native has an entry. The entries give the full name of the subject, their date and place of birth, and the names of parents and spouses. Most of the people were born in the nineteenth century. Aproximately 20,000 entries from those unindexed volumes Virginia, Rebirth of the Old Dominion, (Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago and New... View more info

Virginia/West Virginia Husbands and Wives, Volume 1

By: Patrick G. Wardell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

Arranged alphabetically according to the name of the groom. When available the date and place of marriage is given; if unknown, the compiler has listed approximate dates and likely places of marriage. The guesstimates of dates and places not known for sure at least give the researcher a time and place in which to start searching. For each record a source is given; the sources are a combination of original and previously published material. View more info

Stars & Stripes Forever: The History, Stories, and Memories of Our American Flag

By: Richard H. Schneider

Price: $14.95

Publisher: HarperCollins / William Morrow, 2003

It is a symbol of unity and a subject of controversy. It can be found in the depths of the Earth's oceans and on the rocky surface of the moon. It is our flag -- the Stars and Stripes -- a swath of red, white, and blue that represents America's past and its present . . . and inspires its future. In this moving and informative volume, Richard H. Schneider, the author of the acclaimed Taps: Notes from a Nation's Heart and Freedom's Holy Light: The Statue of Liberty, delive... View more info

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New Kent and Hanover County [Virginia] Road Orders, 1706-1743. Published With Permission from the Virginia Transportation Research Council (A Cooperative Organization Sponsored Jointly by the Virginia Department of Transportation and the University of Virginia

By: Virginia Genealogical Society

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

The establishment and maintenance of public roads were among the most important functions of the county court during the colonial period in Virginia. Each road was opened and maintained by an overseer (or surveyor) of the highways, who was appointed each year by the Gentlemen Justices. The overseer was usually assigned all the able-bodied men (the “Labouring Male Tithables”) living on or near the road. These laborers then furnished their own tools, wagons, and teams ... View more info

Alexandria City and Arlington County, Virginia, Records Index: Volume 1

By: Wesley E. Pippenger

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Heritage Books,

This index will assist researchers in locating records of individuals within the masses of paperwork created by the various courts of the City of Alexandria and Arlington County, Virginia. Included in this volume are entries from land taxes 1787, 1790 and 1795; land and personal property taxes 1796; personal property taxes 1795, 1796, 1798, 1799 and 1800; special census1795, 1796, 1799, 1800 1808 and 1810; estate accounts 1810-50; ordinary bonds and licenses 1802-11, 182... View more info