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A Guide for Genealogical Research

By: Bennett, Archibald F.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Genealogical Society of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints: 1951

Seller ID: 1729571

Condition: Good


No dust jacket. Small ink stain on front board. Pages toned, clean. 1951 Hard Cover. A 1951 guide to tracing your roots. Contents include: 1- Our Objective in Genealogical Research, 2- Your Own Family Record, 3- Your Ancestral Pedigree, 4- Information From Your Family and Relatives, etc. View more info

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10,000 Vital Records of Western New York, 1809-1850

By: Bowman, Fred Q.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1988

Seller ID: 2278640

ISBN: 0806310995

Condition: Good


Former library copy--usual marks. No jacket. 1988 Hard Cover. v, 318 pp. The 10,000 vital records in this work were drawn from the marriage and death columns of five western New York newspapers published before 1850: the Republican Advocate of Batavia, the Steuben Farmers Advocate of Bath, the Geneva Gazette, the Jamestown Journal, and Palmyra's Wayne Sentinel. Birth announcements were not published in these early newspapers, but many of the marriage and death notices mentioned birth years, birthplaces, and parents' names, and where appropriate such data has been copied off and recorded here. ... View more info

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History of the Town of Conesus: Livingston Co., N.Y., from Its First Settlement in 1793, to 1887, with a Brief Genealogical Record of the Conesus Families

By: Boyd, William P.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Boyd's Job Printing Establishment: 1887

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289207

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Spine head, spine base, and corners lightly rubbed; minor general wear. 1887 Hard Cover. 176 pp. Green boards, gilt titles on spine and front board. History of the Town of Conesus, Livingston Co., N. Y.: From Its First Settlement in 1793, to 1887, with a Brief Genealogical Record of the Conesus Families. Settlement began around 1795. In 1819, Conesus was formed from parts of the Towns of Groveland and Livonia as the Town of Freeport. The name was changed to Browersville in March, 1825 and was changed to Conesus a month later. View more info

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Tracing Your Roots: All the Practical, Fun-To-follow Guidelines to Help You Dig Into Your Family History--with Expert Advice on How to Get Started and What to Do to Collect Vital Family and Genealogical Information

By: Consumer Guide

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bell Publishing Company: 1977

Seller ID: 1744003

ISBN: 0517249073

Condition: Very Good


1/2 inch jacket tear. 1977 Large Hardcover. All the Practical, Fun-To-follow Guidelines to Help You Dig Into Your Family History--with Expert Advice on How to Get Started and What to Do to Collect Vital Family and Genealogical Information. View more info

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Immigrants From The Palatinate 1710 (Two Volumes)

By: Herkimer County Historical Society

Price: $250.00

Publisher: HCHS: 1997

Seller ID: 2033595

Condition: Very Good


Includes two volumes. Ink marks next to several names. Map laid into volume 2. Lacks jackets. 1997 Hard Cover. Volume one covers the first eight generations of Palatinate immigrants, volume two covers the ninth to twelfth generations. View more info

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Discovering Your Family Tree: A Handbook on Tracing Ancestors and Compiling One's Own Pedigree

By: Iredale, David

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Shire Publications, Ltd.: 1976

Seller ID: 2200049

Condition: Good


Wrappers and pages lightly toned, ink name and date on front endpaper. 1976 Small Softcover. 71 pp. A Handbook on Tracing Ancestors and Compiling One's Own Pedigree. In drawing up a family tree or pedigree you learn who your ancestors were, where they lived, how they earned a living, what wealth or social position they attained, and what contribution they made to the growth of their community. View more info

Patriot-Soldiers of 1775-1783: The Veterans of the War for American Independence of Chautauqua County, New York

By: Kates, Frederick Ward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Jamestown Chapter, National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2293096

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. Edges and endpapers faintly foxed, bottom corner bumped. 1981 Hard Cover. xvii, [1], 405, [1] pp. 8vo. An extensive reference detailing the Chautauqua County soldiers who participated in the American Revolution, with brief biographical sketches of each, and information on places of burial where available. Appendices also treat misidentified soldiers, widows, and the one Tory soldier buried in Chautauqua County. Compiled by an Episcopal clergyman, vice president of the Chautauqua County Historical Society, and member of the Nati... View more info

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Western New York Land Transactions, 1825-1835: Extracted from the Archives of the Holland Land Company

By: Livsey, Karen E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Co.: 1996

Seller ID: 2261231

ISBN: 0806315229

Condition: Near Fine


Wrappers very lightly bumped. 1996 Trade Paperback. xxiii, 789 pp. In this volume compiler Karen Livsey has extracted all useful genealogical data from the Land Tables of the Holland Land Company. Working from microfilm copies of the original records now in the custody of the Municipal Archives of Amsterdam, Holland, Mrs. Livsey--for each of the 70,000 transactions that took place between 1825 and 1835--supplies the name of the purchaser, the date of the transaction, the location of the land, the type of transaction (original article, subsequent receipt, or renewed contract), and a reference t... View more info

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All Name Index to 1788 History of Ontario Co., New York

By: Loeper Colf, Mary; Loeper, John I.; Nightingale, Ruth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Heart of the Lakes Publishing: 1988

Seller ID: 2263685

ISBN: 0932334814

Condition: Near Fine


A few very faint spots on front wrapper, no publisher date (circa 1988). lxviii pp. Index of names to the 1876 history of Ontario County, New York. View more info

The Way We Were: The History and Genealogy of the Town of Collins, Erie County, New York - Becoming a Town, Volume One [1]: Pre-Historical through 1852

By: Munro, Linda & Charlie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books: 2008

Seller ID: 2293100

ISBN: 0788447599

Condition: Very Good


Bottom corners faintly stained, affecting margins only, minor ink marks on title page and pp. 89-90. 2008 Trade Paperback. 361, [7] pp. The first volume in this four-volume series presents an overview of the area comprising the town of Collins from pre-civilization through the year 1852 when present geographical town lines were finalized. The historical overview is unique in its focus on the more compelling, less known historical factors which not only lent a hand in creation of the area, but also helped to shape the pioneers who first chose this area. This volume examines the explorations of ... View more info

A Mohawk Valley Memoir: The Richie-Pallotta-LaPone and Morlando Families in America

By: Richie, Nicholas Dan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adams Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2293107

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. Minimal wear to corners. 1991 Trade Paperback. vi, [2], 228 pp. A collection of genealogical information connecting four different families, with black-and-white photographs, bibliographic sources, and index of names. View more info

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Vital Records of Lawyersville Reformed Church

By: Rickard, Lawrence V.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kinship: 1995

Seller ID: 2033579

ISBN: 1560121408

Condition: Very Good


Ink mark next to two names. Lacks Jacket. 1995 Large Hardcover. Birth, marriage, and death announcements from Lawyersville Reformed Church. View more info

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New York in the Revolution as Colony and State

By: Roberts, James A.; Swartwout, Jacobus

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Weed-Parsons Printing Company: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260980

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards a bit soiled, extensive genealogical information related to the Pickard family laid in, with notes in ink on endpapers and in margins of a few pages. 1897 Large Hardcover. xix, 257 pp. A collection of records of military personnel from New York that fought in the Revolutionary War, discovered, arranged, and classified by state comptroller James A. Roberts. Includes an introduction by Roberts about the archives referenced and some general history, and an account of the raid of Sir John Johnson on the Schoharie and Mohawk Valleys in October 1780 by Jacobus Swartwout, with a... View more info

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Dutch Immigrants in U.S. Ship Passenger Manifests, 1820-1880: An Alphabetical Listing by Household Heads and Independent Persons -- Volume One [1]: Aab to Meller

By: Swierenga, Robert P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: SR Books / Scholarly Resources Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202250

Condition: Near Fine


VOLUME 1 OF 2 ONLY - AAB to MELLER. First edition. 1983 Large Hardcover. xliv, 628 pp. CONTENTS: Preface; Introduction; Information Codes: Status; Occupation; Destination; Port of Embarkation; U.S. Port of Arrival; Special Status; Source; AccoMmodations Aboard Ship; Origin (Country); Origin (City); Ship; Alphabetical Listing; Addendum. View more info

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The Bungle (Vols. I, III, & IV)

By: Todd, Ellen L. (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ellen L. Todd: 1937

Seller ID: 1854630

Condition: Fair


Spines of volumes I and III cracked and of IV cracking. 1937 Large Softcover. 11 1/2 x 9. Brown leatherette yapped boards. Volumes I, III, and IV. The Todds, a large and prolific family in the United States and especially New York, eventually became so large that sharing all the family news became a hassle, especially in the 1930s. So, Ellen began collecting from every member that she could the family news, then compiled it and released it periodically. View more info

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The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey

By: Wells, Spencer

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2286272

ISBN: 0812971469

Condition: Very Good


Spine creased, wrapper edges lightly rubbed. 2003 Trade Paperback. xvi, 218 pp. Around 60,000 years ago, a man—genetically identical to us—lived in Africa. Every person alive today is descended from him. How did this real-life Adam wind up as the father of us all? What happened to the descendants of other men who lived at the same time? And why, if modern humans share a single prehistoric ancestor, do we come in so many sizes, shapes, and races? Examining the hidden secrets of human evolution in our genetic code, Spencer Wells reveals how developments in the revolutionary science of popula... View more info

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King George VI: His Life and Reign

By: Wheeler-Bennett, John W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283694

Condition: Very Good


First American edition. Lacks jacket. 1958 Hard Cover. xii, [2], 891, [1] pp. Fold-out genealogical table follows text. Illustrated with color plates and black-and-white photographs. A study of the life and political career of King George VI, by his official biographer. View more info