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Vol. 1, No. 27
September 1, 2000
- Available in the NewEnglandAncestors.org Online Book Shop- Genealogy in a Nutshell Starts in September- Recent Library Acquisitions- Labor Day Schedule
Now Available in the New England Ancestors Online Book Shop
The following photoduplicated titles are on sale for at least 50% off their original prices. All titles are hardcover. Limited quantities are available.
The Johnstons of Salisbury compiled by William Preston Johnston1897. 216pp. Item #P3-29200. $13.00.
Genealogy of the Kennan Family by Thomas Lathrop Kennan1907. 121pp. Item #P3-30300. $14.00.
Genealogy of the Lamborn Family compiled by Samuel Lamborn1894. 443pp. Item #P3-32000. $20.00
Notes on Historical References to the Scottish Family of Lauder edited by James Young1884. 101pp. Item #P3-32600. $15.00.
Major John Lillie 1755-1801 & The Lillie Family of Boston by Edward Lillie Pierce1896. 122pp. Item #P3-34400. $13.00.
Genealogy of the Maulsby Family for Five Generations, 1699-1902 by Cora M. Payne1902. 141pp. Item #P3-37900. $13.00.
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Genealogy in a Nutshell Starts in September
Beginning on Wednesday, September 20th, NEHGS presents a series of weekly short classes entitled "Genealogy in a Nutshell." These classes are only one hour and are free to members!
Why not plan your research day in the library around some of the fall's first classes:
Wednesday, September 20th: "A Good Deed: Important Documents in Your Research"
Saturday, September 23rd: "By Any Other Name: Finding a Wife's Maiden Name"
Wednesday, September 27th: "Have Italian Ancestors? How to Find Them"
Wednesday October 4th: "The NEHGS Manuscript Collection"
All classes meet from 10-11AM on the second floor in the brand new Richardson-Sloane Education Center. For more information please call (617) 536-5740, extension 227, toll free at 1-888-286-3447, or e-mail Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recent Library Acquisitions
The following titles have recently been added to the collections of the NEHGS Research and Circulating libraries. If a title is available for loan from the Circulating Library, the call number will include the word "LOAN". All other titles may be accessed by visiting the Research Library (Newbury Street, Boston). To learn more about borrowing items from the Circulating Library, see our website www.NewEnglandAncestors.org or email email@example.com.
(Editor's note: these titles will be uploaded to www.NewEnglandAncestors.org after the Holiday weekend)
1815 Rowan County, North Carolina, tax list.
Author: Linn, Jo White.
Publisher: Salisbury, N.C. : J.W. Linn, 1987
Call number: F262/R8/L46/1987 also LOAN
1850 census of Rowan County, North Carolina : a genealogical compilation of all six schedules.
Publisher: Salisbury, N.C. : J. W. Linn,
Call number: F262/R8/L50/1992 also LOAN
Account rolls of University College Oxford.
Author: Darwall-Smith, R. H.
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Historical Society, 1999-
Call number: DA690/O97/O8/n.s./v.39
The Adams chronicles : four generations of greatness.
Author: Shepherd, Jack, 1937-
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown,
Call number: E322.1/S54/1975
The Agnew Association newsletter.
Corp. Author: Agnew Association.
Publisher: [Edinburgh, Scotland] : Agnew Association,
Call number: V.F. CS479/A46
Ancestry of Mary Elizabeth White Wile and Brooks Spaulding White.
Author: White, Brooks Spaulding.
Publisher: [S.l.] : Privately published,
Call number: CS71/W585/1999 also LOAN
Baptisms and marriages of Our Lady of Good Help Catholic Church, Mapleville, Rhode Island, 1905-1995.
Author: Letourneau, Mary.
Corp. Author: A.F.G.S. Library Committee.
Publisher: Pawtucket, RI : American French Genealogical Society, 1995
Call number: F89/B9/B37/1995
Baptisms of Holy Family Catholic Church, Woonsocket, RI, 1902-1991.
Author: Burkhart, Janice.
Corp. Author: American French Genealogical Society
Publisher: Pawtucket, R.I. : American-French Genealogical Society, 1999
Call number: F89/W9/B36/1999
Baptisms of Precious Blood Catholic Church, Woonsocket, RI, 1870-1995.
Author: Coutu, David.
Publisher: [Pawtucket, R.I.] : American French Genealogical Society, 1998
Call number: F89/W9/B37/1998
Baptisms of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 1884-1988.
Author: Letourneau, Armand.
Publisher: Pawtucket, RI : American French Genealogical Society, 1996
Call number: F89/P3/B37/1996
Baptisms of St. Matthew Catholic Church, Central Falls, Rhode Island, 1906-1988.
Publisher: Pawtucket, R.I. : American-French Genealogical Society, 1998
Call number: F89/C33/B37/1998
Author: Stepanek, Antoinette Farnham.
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Gold Hill Publication, 1999
Call number: CS71/B842/1999
Burials of the Alfred Roy and Sons Funeral Home, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1904-1994.
Author: Burkhart, Janice.
Publisher: Pawtucket, RI : American French Genealogical Society,
Call number: F74/W9/B87/1995
Burials of the Joseph Lauzon and Sons Funeral Home, Woonsocket, RI, 1911-1988.
Call number: F89/W9/B875/1996
Burials of the Lamoureux Funeral Home, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1930-1980.
Call number: F74/N5/B87/1994
Burials of the Menoche Funeral Home, Woonsocket, RI, 1955-1984.
Author: Talbot, Paul.
Publisher: [Pawtucket, R.I.] : American French Genealogical Society, 1997
Call number: F89/W9/B877/1997
Burials of the Potvin funeral home, West Warwick, Rhode Island, 1893-1960.
Publisher: Pawtucket, RI : American-French Genealogical Society,
Call number: F89/W4/B87/1994
Charleston, South Carolina city directories : for the years 1816, 1819, 1822, 1825, and 1829.
Author: Hagy, James William.
Publisher: [Baltimore, Md.] : Clearfield,
Call number: F279/C4/H342/1996
Chautauqua County, New York, cemetery inscriptions & county and town history.
Author: Griswold, Glenn E., b. 1871.
Publisher: Sarasota, FL : Aceto Bookmen, 1995
Call number: F127/C7/C44/1995
The Coggeshall reunion of 1982 : proceedings.
Author: Coggeshall, Ivan Stoddard, 1896-1990.
Publisher: [S.l. : I.S. Coggeshall?], 1982
Call number: CS71/C676/1982b
The Cornish overseas.
Author: Payton, Philip, 1953-
Publisher: Fowey, Cornwall, UK ; Marina Del Rey, Calif.: Alexander Associates, 1999
Call number: DA670/C8/P39/1999
The court orders of Isle of Wight County, Virginia, October 1693-May 1695.
Author: Brayton, John Anderson.
Publisher: Memphis, TN : J.A. Brayton,
Call number: F232/S9/B73/v.3
Craddock, Kinder, Rogers, and Sheldon families : principally in New England, New York, New Jersey, California, and Oregon.
Author: Craddock, Sheldon Forbes.
Publisher: Incline Village, Nev. : S.F. Craddock,
Call number: CS71/C8817/1999 also LOAN
Descendants of John Horton of Boston, Massachusetts and New London, Connecticut : through his son Samuel Horton of Eastham, Massachusetts.
Author: Weiler, Margaret H.
Publisher: [Camden, Me.] : Penobscot Press ; Bradford, NH : Available from M.H. Weiler,
Call number: CS71/H822/1994
The descendants of Robert Harris : including families of Spiltimber, House, Swann, Drew, Sugars, Phillips, Crafford, Jones, Macon, Arrington, Hilliard, Carrell, Fort and Bynum.
Call number: F232/S9/B73/v.2
Directories for the city of Charleston, South Carolina : for the years 1830-31, 1835-36, 1837-38, and 1840-41.
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Clearfield,
Call number: F279/C4/H343/1997
Directories for the city of Charleston, South Carolina : for the years 1849, 1852, and 1855.
Call number: F279/C4/H344/1998
Eighteenth century emigrants from Langenselbold in Hesse to America.
Author: Burgert, Annette K.
Publisher: Myerstown, Pa. : AKB Publications, 1997
Call number: F160/G3/B878/1997 also LOAN
Elizer's troupe : Scheins in America, 1890-1999.
Author: Greenebaum, Linda Schein, 1939-
Publisher: Hadley, Mass. : Common Wealth Printing,
Call number: CS71/S3209/1999 also LOAN
Evans journal articles, 1970s.
Author: Cook, Donald Davis, b. 1892.
Publisher: [S.l. : s.n., 19--
Call number: F129/E9/C66/19--
Events around Easton, New York, 1877-1947 : the journal of Mary G. Baker Wilbur.
Author: Wilbur, Mary G. Baker (Mary Georgiana Baker), 1860-1947.
Publisher: Framingham, Mass. : Easton Morning Books,
Call number: CS71/W666/1999 also LOAN
Extracts from the Rutland Weekly Herald, 1806-1810, and Vermont Courier, 1808-1810.
Author: Hance, Dawn D.
Publisher: [Brattleboro, Vt. : J.H. Nichols, 199-
Call number: F59/R9/E98
Extracts from the Rutland Weekly Herald, 1811-1815.
Call number: F59/R9/E981
Extracts from the Rutland Weekly Herald, 1816-1820.
Publisher: [Brattleboro, Vt. : J.H. Nichols, 199-
Call number: F59/R9/E982
Family history of Henry Spencer Stinson and Blanche Violet Anderson Stinson: lived in Iowa, Dakota Territory, North Dakota.
Author: Stinson, L. Marilyn Cameron.
Publisher: St. Joseph, Minn. : L.M.C. Stinson, 1997
Call number: CS71/S8595/1997 also LOAN
Faver and kindred, 1748-1990 : from Virginia to South Carolina, Georgia (Wilkes, Troup, Heard counties).
Author: Carroll, Alma Yarbrough, 1923-
Publisher: Roswell, Ga. : WH Wolfe Associates,
Call number: CS71/F274/1990
Finding a place called home : a guide to African-American genealogy and historical identity.
Author: Woodtor, Dee.
Publisher: New York : Random House,
Call number: E185.96/W66/1999 also LOAN
Fire insurance maps : their history and applications.
Author: Oswald, Diane L.
Publisher: College Station, Tex. : Lacewing Press,
Call number: HG9771/O89/1997
The five Thomas Harrises of Isle of Wight County, Virginia.
Publisher: Winston-Salem, N.C. : J.A. Brayton,
Call number: CS71/H315/1995a also LOAN
The Fountain family heritage book.
Corp. Author: Beatrice Bayley, Inc.
Publisher: Pennsylvania : Beatrice Bayley, Inc.,
Call number: CS71/F775/1981
Free African Americans of North Carolina and Virginia : including the family histories of more than 80% of those counted as "all other free persons" in the 1790 and 1800 census.
Author: Heinegg, Paul.
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Published for Clearfield Co. by Genealogical Pub. Co.,
Call number: E185.18/H44/1997
Frontier town : an illustrated history of Newry.
Author: Canavan, Tony.
Publisher: Belfast : Blackstaff Press, 1989
Call number: DA995/N492/C36/1989
Genealogical tables of Jewish families : 14th-20th centuries : forgotten fragments of the history of the Frankel family.
Author: Frankel, Louis, 1868-1935.
Corp. Author: Memorial Foundation of Eva and Henry Frankel.
Publisher: Munchen : K.G. Saur, 1999
Call number: CS409/A2/F713/1999
Genealogie de la famille Audet - Lapointe, 1664-1964.
Author: Lapointe, Joseph Alfred, 1898-
Publisher: [Quebec : s.n.], 1964-
Call number: CS90/A92/1964
The genealogy of the descendants of Urbain Baudreau dit Graveline.
Author: Allard, Norman.
Corp. Author: Boudreau, Thomas.
Publisher: Palmer, Massachusetts : Van Volumes ;
Call number: CS71/G775/1998
The Greenman family in America. 1st supplement.
Author: Greenman, Peter Holden, 1933-
Publisher: Block Island, R.I. : Greenman Family Association, 1999
Call number: CS71/G8146/1998/Suppl.1
A history of early Orleans.
Author: Barnard, Ruth L.
Corp. Author: Orleans Historical Society.
Publisher: Taunton, Mass. : Published for the Orleans Historical Society, Orleans, Massachusetts, by W.S. Sullwold, Pub., 1975
Call number: F74/O74/B37/1975
The History of Farley, Iowa : heart of the cornbelt.
Corp. Author: Farley Historical Society.
Publisher: [Farley?, Iowa] : Farley Historical Society,
Call number: F629/F22/H57/1996
A history of the Scottish people : 1560-1830.
Author: Smout, T. C. (T. Christopher)
Publisher: London : Fontana, (1987 [printing]) 1972,
Call number: DA760/S66/1969
An index of the land claim certificates of Upper Canada militiamen who served in the War of 1812-1814.
Author: Lauber, Wilfred R.
Corp. Author: Ontario Genealogical Society.
Publisher: Toronto : Ontario Genealogical Society, 1995
Call number: F1056.8/L38/1995
Index to volume 1 and volume 2 of A collection of the sufferings of the people called Quakers : for the testimony of a good conscience ... : taken from original records and other authentic accounts, by Joseph Besse, London, 1753.
Author: Sullivan, Audrey Graninger, 1916-
Publisher: Fort Lauderdale, FL : Genealogical Society of Broward Co., Fla.,
Call number: BX7630/B4/1753/Index
Indian Springs Cemetery in Punta Gorda, Florida : from 14 Dec. 1886 to 01 Jan. 1994.
Author: Lambert, Betsey.
Corp. Author: Charlotte County Genealogical Society. Cemetery Committee.
Publisher: [Port Charlotte, Fla. : The Society, 1994
Call number: F319/P95/I5/1994
Ireland to North America : emigrants from West Cork.
Author: King, Joseph A., 1925-
Publisher: Lafayette, Calif. : K & K Publishers ; Toronto : P.D. Meany Publishers,
Call number: E184/I6/K562/1994
John Littleton of Accomack Co., VA : his family and descendants.
Author: Candage, Charles Samuel, 1916-
Publisher: McKinney, TX : B.J.L. Berry,
Call number: CS71/L78134/1999
The journal of Major John.
Corp. Author: Coggeshall Historical Association.
Publisher: Struthers, Ohio : Coggeshall Historical Association, 1982
Call number: CS71/C676/1982a
Legacy to Buxton.
Author: Robbins, Arlie C. (Arlie Clara), 1922-
Publisher: North Buxton, Ont., Canada : A.C. Robbins,
Call number: F1059.5/N8115/R63/1983
Marriages and baptisms of St. Michael Catholic Church, Swansea, MA (Ocean Grove) 1922-1995.
Publisher: Pawtucket, RI : The American-French Genealogical Society, 1996
Call number: F74/S995/M37/1996
Men of Upper Canada : militia nominal rolls, 1828-1829.
Author: Elliott, Bruce S.
Call number: F1056.8/M46/1995
Mortuary records with genealogical notes of the town of Spafford, Onondaga County, New York.
Author: Collins, George Knapp, b. 1837.
Corp. Author: Onondaga Historical Association.
Publisher: Sarasota, Fla. : Aceto Bookmen, 1997
Call number: F129/S742/C72/1997
Author: Jansen, Norbert.
Publisher: Vaduz : Historischer Verein fur das Furstentum Liechtenstein; Zurich : Chronos, 1998
Call number: E184/L55/J36/1998
Native people of southern New England, 1500-1650.
Author: Bragdon, Kathleen Joan.
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press,
Call number: E78/N5/B73/1996
The North Woods journal of Charles C. Hamilton : an Englishman in Wisconsin's lumber camps, 1892-93.
Author: Hamilton, Charles C. (Charles Conrad), 1873-1964.
Publisher: Rudolph, WI : River City Memoirs,
Call number: F587/A8/H36/1992
People and professions of Charleston, South Carolina, 1782-1802.
Publisher: Baltimore, MD : Clearfield Co.,
Call number: F279/C4/H34/1992
The plantation of Ulster : British settlement in an Irish landscape 1600-1670.
Author: Robinson, Philip S. (Philip Samuel), 1946-
Corp. Author: Ulster Historical Foundation.
Publisher: Belfast : Ulster Historical Foundation, 1994
Call number: DA990/U46/R63/1994
Poor, ignorant children : Irish famine orphans in Saint John, New Brunswick.
Author: Murphy, Peter, 1963-
Corp. Author: D'Arcy McGee Chair of Irish Studies.
Publisher: Halifax, NS : D'Arcy McGee Chair of Irish Studies, Saint Mary's University, 1999
Call number: F1044.5/S14/M87/1999 also LOAN
Pour rester au pays : etude sur l'emigration des Canadiens-Francais aux Etats-Unis. Causes. Remedes.
Author: Bilodeau, Georges Marie, b. 1895.
Publisher: Quebec : L'Action sociale, 1926
Call number: F1027/B55/1926
Records of baptisms, marriages, burials solemnized by George Goldthwait Ingersoll, minister of the First Congregational Society in Burlington, Vermont.
Publisher: Sarasota, Fla. : Aceto Bookmen, 1995
Call number: F59/B9/R43/1995
Records of First Baptist Church of Sennett, Cayuga County, New York and history of Cayuga County, New York : with data from town of Sennett, and 1867 directory of individuals, from Cayuga County, 1868 directory by Hamilton Child.
Author: Jennings, Laura O.
Call number: F129/S625/J46/1995
Registers of signatures of depositors in the Augusta, Georgia, Branch of the Freedman's Savings and Trust Company.
Author: Walker, Alice O., 1949-
Publisher: Augusta, Ga. : Augusta-Richmond County Public Library, 1998-
Call number: F294/A9/W35/1998 also LOAN
Revised master index to the New York state Daughters of the American Revolution genealogical records volumes.
Author: Worden, Jean D.
Corp. Author: Daughters of the American Revolution. General Peter Gansevoort Chapter (Albany, N.Y.)
Publisher: Zephyrhills, Fla. : Jean D. Worden, 1998
Call number: F118/R455/1998
The roster of Union soldiers, 1861-1865. Indiana.
Author: Hewett, Janet.
Publisher: Wilmington, NC : Broadfoot Pub. Co., 1999-
Call number: REF E494/H49/1997/v.27-28
The roster of Union soldiers, 1861-1865. Minnesota M546-1-M546-10, Iowa M541-1-M541-29.
Author: Hewett, Janet.
Publisher: Wilmington, NC : Broadfoot Pub. Co., 2000
Call number: REF E494/H49/1997/v.29
Ships and seamen of the American Revolution : vessels, crews, weapons, gear, naval tactics, and actions of the War for Independence.
Author: Coggins, Jack.
Publisher: [Harrisburg] : Stackpole Books,
Call number: E271/C64/1969
Author: Dion-Levesque, Rosaire, 1900-
Corp. Author: Association canado-americaine.
Publisher: Manchester, N.H. : Association Canado-americaine, 1957
Call number: F15/F85/D56/1957
Sligo in New York : the Irish from County Sligo, 1849-1991.
Author: Ridge, John T.
Publisher: New York : County Sligo Social & Benevolent Association,
Call number: F128.9/I6/R53/1991
St Martin, Jersey : the story of an island parish.
Author: Blackstone, Chris.
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : Phillimore, 1999
Call number: DA670/J5/S76/1999 also LOAN
Stokes County, North Carolina, 1815 tax list : annotated transcriptions.
Publisher: Salisbury, N.C. : J.W. Linn, 1997
Call number: F262/S8/L56/1997 also LOAN
The surnames of Ireland.
Author: MacLysaght, Edward.
Publisher: Blackrock, Co. Dublin : Irish Academic Press, 1985
Call number: REF CS2415/M24/1985 also LOAN
A tapestry of ancestors woven from Ireland, Givens, Lott, Bottum, and associated families.
Author: Ireland, D. Virginia Givens.
Publisher: Portsmouth, NH : Peter E. Randall, 1999
Call number: CS71/I65/1999a also LOAN
The wandering Irish in Europe : their influence from the Dark Ages to modern times.
Author: Culligan, Matthew J., 1918-
Call number: DA910/C85/1999
West Williams Township : a proud heritage.
Corp. Author: West Williams (Ont.). History Book Committee.
Publisher: Aylmer, Ont. : West Williams Township, History Book Committee, 1999
Call number: F1059/W47/W47/1999
Whiddons from England to America : the direct line of descent from William Whiddon (ca 1660-ca 1722) to David T. Whiddon (1916-1992).
Author: Whiddon, David T., 1916-1992.
Publisher: Grandin, Fla. : Laura Tully ; Jacksonville, Fla. : Printed by Automated Printing, Inc.,
Call number: CS71/W622/1998 also LOAN
While the women only wept : Loyalist refugee women in Eastern Ontario.
Author: Potter-MacKinnon, Janice, 1947-
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press,
Call number: F1058/P68/1993
Woodside, Queens County, New York : a historical perspective, 1652-1994.
Author: Gregory, Catherine.
Publisher: New York : Woodside on the Move,
Call number: F128.68/W66/G74/1994
The workhouses of Ireland : the fate of Ireland's poor.
Author: O'Connor, John.
Publisher: Dublin : Anvil Books ; Minneapolis : Irish Books & Media, 1995
Call number: DA950/O26/1995
Labor Day Schedule
The Society will be closed Saturday, September 2nd, and will re-open Tuesday, September 5th, 2000.
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