New Arrivals · Genealogy

April 25, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Frederick County, Maryland, genealogical research guide

April 24, 2014
Russell, Donna Valley, author.
©1987
63 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
Library's copy has folded copy of Frederick County, Maryland tipped in at end.
Includes index.

First Methodist Church, Monmouth : Warren Co., Il.

April 23, 2014
Monmouth, IL : Warren County Illinois Genealogical Society, 1988.
4 v. : chiefly facsims. ; 29 cm.
Title from label on cover (now lost).
v. 1. 1859-1871, brief history & membership -- v. 2. 1875-1886, membership -- v. 3. 1886-1904, membership -- v. 4. 1903-1915, 1932-1948, membership, marriages, baptisms, deaths.

Gerlaw Christian Church, Gerlaw, Warren Co., Il., 1859-1986

April 23, 2014
[Monmouth, Illinois] : Warren County, Illinois Genealogical Society, 1987.
31, 28 [i.e. 15] leaves : ill., ports. ; 28 cm.
Photocopy of original manuscript.
Includes photocopy of small, 1984 book written for the 125th anniversary of the church. The book includes photographs of early members and historical information.
The manuscript is a membership list that includes church event dates. Names are in alphabetical order by letter of surname.

Greenbush Methodist Episcopal Church : Warren Co., IL

April 23, 2014
[Monmouth, Ill.] : Warren County Genealogical Society, 1988.
22, 3 p. : chiefly facsims. ; 30 cm.
Title from label on cover.
Includes index.
Transcription of historical sketch with lists of members; original given in facsimile.

United Presbyterian Church, Little York, Illinois, 1863-1941.

April 23, 2014
[Monmouth, Ill.] : Warren County Illinois Genealogical Society, 2003.
74, 17 p. : chiefly facsims. ; 29 cm.
Includes index.

Smith Creek United Presbyterian Church, Henderson County, Illinois : 1865-1900

April 23, 2014
Parsons, Mary Lou.
[Illinois] : Warren County Illinois Genealogical Society, 1996.
126 p. : chiefly facsims. ; 29 cm.
Includes index.
Consists of session minutes.

The Veldmans of Cincinnati : the story of a Dutch family's move to America

April 17, 2014
Bayens, Gregory J.
©2014
119 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits. ; 22 cm

Turnbull funeral records, Monmouth, Warren Co., IL.

April 15, 2014
[Monmouth? Ill.] : Warren County, Illinois, Genealogical Society, 1988-
v. ; 30 cm.
Includes indexes.
v. 1. 1884-1900 -- v. 2. 30 Dec. 1899-13 May 1909 -- v. 3. 15 May 1909-24 Oct. 1913 -- v. 4. 24 Oct. 1913-7 June 1917.

Turnbull funeral records, Monmouth, Warren Co., IL.

April 15, 2014
[Monmouth? Ill.] : Warren County, Illinois, Genealogical Society, 1988-
v. ; 30 cm.
Includes indexes.
v. 1. 1884-1900 -- v. 2. 30 Dec. 1899-13 May 1909 -- v. 3. 15 May 1909-24 Oct. 1913 -- v. 4. 24 Oct. 1913-7 June 1917.

Kirkwood Methodist Church, Kirkwood, Warren County, ILL.

April 15, 2014
[Monmouth, Ill? : Warren County IL Genealogical Society, 1989?].
4 v. : chiefly facsims. ; 29 cm.
Includes indexes.
Caption title.
v. 1. 1861-1871 / [index extracted by Mary Lozier] -- v. 2. 1872-1904 / [indexed by Ethel Ketchum Trego] -- v. 3. 1888-1919 / [indexed by Ethel Ketchum Trego] -- v. 4. 1920-1960 / [indexed by Mary Lozier].

Little York Methodist Church, Warren Co., Ill., Sunday school rolls, 1914 to 1924.

April 15, 2014
[Monmouth, Ill.?] : Warren Co. Gen. Soc., [200-?]
A-G, 52 p. : ill., facsims. ; 29 cm.
Title from label on cover.

Records of Meredian Christian Church, Berwick Township, Warren County, Ill.

April 15, 2014
[Monmouth, Ill.? : Warren County IL Genealogical Society, 1988].
262, 7 p. : ill., facsims. ; 29 cm.
Includes index.
Cover title from label.

Olive Christian Church, near Avon, Il. / [compiled by Warren County Genealogical Society].

April 15, 2014
Warren County, Illinois, Genealogical Society.
[Monmouth, Ill.] : The Society, 1986-2003.
2 v. : ill., facsims. ; 29 cm.
Each vol. includes index.
v. 1. 1859-1919 / Lois Schmalshoff, Ethel (Ketchum) Trego -- v. 2. 1919-1946.

Register of United Presbyterian Church, Henderson, Ill. (Sugar Tree Grove).

April 15, 2014
Monmouth, IL : Warren Co., Illinois Genealogical Society, 1986.
1 v. (unpaged) : all facsims. ; 29 cm.
Includes index.
Facsim. of: Register of the United Presbyterian Church of Henderson, Ills.

Membership records of the Swedish Baptist Church, Monmouth, IL., 1890-1904

April 15, 2014
Monmouth, Ill. : Warren Co., IL. Genealogical Society, [1988], 1987.
1c, 113, 4 p. : ill., chiefly facsims. ; 36 cm.
Includes records for 1927-1973 of the Immanuel Baptist Church, formerly the Swedish Baptist Church.
"Original records are kept at the Immanuel Baptist Church."

Western Cemetery : burials prior to 1874 including Civil War soldiers plus addendum to interment records 1890 to 1892, Baltimore, Maryland.

April 10, 2014
Baltimore, Md. : Baltimore County Genealogical Society, 2008.
201 p. ; 21 cm.
Includes index.

Northampton County, Virginia : marriage references and family relationships 1634-1800

April 10, 2014
Wright, F. Edward.
Lewes, Del. : Colonial Roots, 2012.
315 p. ; 22 cm.
Includes index.

Membership records of the Youngstown Christian Church, Youngstown, IL, 1890-1924

April 10, 2014
Monmouth, Ill : Warren Co., IL. Genealogical Society, 1987.
65 p. : chiefly facsims. ; 37 cm.
Includes index.
Cover title from label.

Sustainable genealogy : separating fact from fiction in family legends

April 9, 2014
Hite, Richard W.
©2013
xv, 110 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Chapter 1. Recurring patterns in oral history -- Chapter 2. Ethnic origins of family names -- Chapter 3. Maiden names of female ancestors -- Chapter 4. Relationships to someone famous -- Chapter 5. Relationships to royalty, nobility, or wealth -- Chapter 6. Birthplaces of ancestors -- Chapter 7. Military service of ancestors -- Chapter 8. Two or more brothers as immigrants -- Chapter 9. Associations or encounters with famous people -- Chapter 10. Native American ancestors -- Chapter 11. How much misinformation can be crammed into one paragraph?
"There are a lot of textbooks that describe how to find your ancestors; this new one by Richard Hite clarifies how not to. In short, Sustainable Genealogy explains how to avoid the traps many family historians can fall into. Whether it's a proud family legend, a venerable publication or the claims of an Internet family tree, the unsubstantiated genealogical source is like a house of sticks before the Big Bad Wolf -- it won't stand up. As Mr. Hite demonstrates in this collection of case studies, many are the 'oral traditions that have fallen by the wayside under the lens of careful research in primary sources and more recently, DNA testing'" -- Back cover.

Butchers & merchants from Johnstown, Kilkenny, Ireland

March 26, 2014
Russell, Mary.
Anaheim, Calif. : Creative Continuum, c2011.
xviii, 268 p., [3] folded leaves : ill. (some col.), facsims., geneal. tables, maps, ports. ; 27 cm.
"The story of the families descended from Matthew Ryan & Mary Sullivan who left Ireland for a better life as told by their granddaughter, Catherine Fogarty, the one family member who remained."

Richard Fancher (1700-1764) of Morris County, New Jersey : Richard Fancher's descendants 1764-1992 : Fancher-Fansher-Fanchier-Fanshier

March 24, 2014
Fancher, Paul Buford, 1930-
Atlanta, Ga. (1479 Ashwoody Ct., Atlanta 30319) : P.B. Fancher, c1993.
vi, 703 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes index.

Heads of families at the first census of the United States taken in the year 1790. Maryland.

March 24, 2014
Baltimore, Md. : Reprinted for Clearfield C., Inc. by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1998.
189 p. : map ; 26 cm.
Includes index.

Michigan Quakers : abstracts of fifteen meetings of the Society of Friends, 1831-1960

March 11, 2014
Burton, Ann (Ann Mullin)
Decatur, MI : Glyndwr Resources, 1989.
xii, 589 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Spine title: Michigan Quakers, 1831-1960.
Includes indexes.

The life of Captain Jeremy Clarke, a founder of Newport, Rhode Island, 1605-1652

March 3, 2014
Dungan, Thomas P.
Baltimore, Md. : Otter Bay Books, c2013.
xvii, 126 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm.
Jeremy Clarke's parents & siblings -- Jeremy's life in England -- The Dungan connection -- Southwark, the East End and the merchant world of trade -- Coming over to New England -- Settling in Rhode Island -- Character -- Shipping and trade -- Government -- The Newport militia under Captain Jeremy Clarke -- Jeremy's death and the question of religion -- Jeremy's widow and her third marriage -- Frances and her surviving children -- Jeremy's life in review -- A brief chronology of life & a life in service -- Lingering questions about Jeremy's mother -- Questions about an earlier Walter Clarke -- Others of the same name -- More on Jeremy Clarke's exact profession -- Questions regarding Isabella Colt's background -- Thoughts regarding Jeremy's older brother, William -- Questions regarding William Dungan, the younger -- Information regarding the Clarke coat of arms -- The connection between two Dungan families.

History of Brome County, Quebec : from the date of grants of land therein to the present time : with records of some early families

February 27, 2014
Taylor, Ernest M. (Ernest Manly), 1848-1941, author.
©2009
2 volumes : illustrations, maps, 25 cm
Reprint. Originally published: Montreal : John Lovell & Son, 1908. With new index by Brome County Historical Society.

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