Saturday, March 2, 2013

New Items for February and Upcoming Area Events

New Items at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library
February 2013
·         British Origins of American Colonists 1629 – 1775
·         Descendants and Kin of Toliver Wallace (1809 – 1882) North Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Texas
·         Families Directly descended from All the Royal Families in Europe (495 to 1932) and Mayflower Descendants
·         A Genealogical History of the Rice Family: Descendants of Deacon Edmund Rice
·         Mayflower Families Through Five Generations: Volume Six, Volume Eighteen Part 1
·         People With No Name: Ireland’s Ulster Scots, America’s Scots Irish, and the Creation of a British Atlantic World 1689 – 1764
·         The Royal Descendants of 600 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States With a 2008 Addendum, Coda, and Final Addition: Volumes I and II
·         The Scotch Irish: A Social History

·         1850 U.S. Census: Marion County, Alabama
·         Unionists in the Heart of Dixie: 1st Alabama Cavalry, USV: Volume I Surnames A – G

·         Admission Record Indianapolis Asylum for Friendless Colored Children 1871 – 1900
·         Indiana Negro Register 1852 – 1865

·         Kentucky Pioneer Genealogy and Records: Volume 3 Number I, Number II, Numer III, and Number IV
·         Stray Book & Tax Records Mercer County, Kentucky 1787 – 1806

·         The Pilgrim Migration: Immigrants to Plymouth Colony 1620 – 1633
·         Topographical Dictionary of 2885 English Emigrants to New England 1620 – 1650

·         1850 U.S. Census: Itawamba County, Mississippi
·         Itawamba: A History
·         Warren County Mississippi Probate Index

New Jersey:
·         Gazetteer of the State of New Jersey

New York:
·         New York State Probate Records: A Genealogist’s Guide to Testate and Intestate Records

North Carolina:
·         1790 Guilford County, North Carolina Census
·         Abstracts of Pasquotank County North Carolina Guardian Bond Books – Volume: 1798 – 1831 and Volume: 1832 – 1867
·         Breaking Loose Together: The Regulator Rebellion in Pre-Revolutionary North Carolina
·         Catawba County North Carolina Marriages 1842[50] – 1880: Volume 1

·         1790 Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
·         1800 – 1820 U.S. Census Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
·         1800 – 1820 U.S. Census Beaver County, Pennsylvania
·         1830 – 1840 U.S. Census: Beaver County, Pennsylvania
·         1850 U.S. Census: Beaver County, Pennsylvania Volumes 1and 2
·         Abstracts of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, Deed Book A 1803 – 1806
·         Abstracts of Beaver County, Pennsylvania, Deed Book B2 1806 – 1810
·         Allegheny Co., Pennsylvania Archives Vol. I
·         Beaver County Cemeteries: Volumes I, II, III, and IV
·         Beaver Co. PA. Marriages 1830 – 1873
·         Beaver County Soldiers in the Civil War 1861 – 1865
·         Beaver, Pennsylvania “Argus” Genealogical Gleanings 1830 – 58
·         Cumberland County, Pennsylvania Church Records of the 18th Century
·         Deep Waters Sailors Shallow Water Soldiers: Manning the United States Fleet of Lake Erie 1813
·         Delayed Birth Registration Index: Beaver County Pennsylvania: Birth Records from 1872 to 1905
·         Families of Beaver County Pennsylvania
·         Frankfort Springs Presbyterian Church Cemetery: Frankfort Springs, Beaver County, Pennsylvania
·         History of Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
·         Index to Pennsylvania’s Colonial Records Series
·         Memoirs of Allegheny County Pennsylvania: Personal and Genealogical Portraits: Volume 2
·         Pittsburg, PA Gazette Genealogical Gleanings 1786 – 1820
·         The Planting of Civilization in Western Pennsylvania
·         Service Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery Raccoon Twp. Beaver Co., PA

South Carolina:
·         Abstracts of Old Ninety-Six and Abbeville District Wills and Bonds
·         Citizens and Immigrants – S.C. 1768

·         Burials of War of 1812 Veterans in the Commonwealth of Virginia
·         A History of the Valley of Virginia
·         Marriages of Louisa County Virginia 1766 – 1815
Thanks to a very generous donor for most of the Pennsylvania books on this list!

Upcoming Area Events:

Wednesday, March 13, 7:00 pm at the Haggard Public Library - 2501 Coit Road Plano: The Collin County Genealogical Society will host Carol Hackemack Harper.  Ms. Harper will present "German Ancestors - Where in the World are their Records".  This is a FREE program that is open to all.

Thursday, March 14, 6:45 - 8:00 in the Dulaney Room of the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library (downtown McKinney) 101 East Hunt Street McKinney: The North Colli9n County Genealogical Society will host Paula Perkins.  Ms. Perkins will present "Skirts & Skirmishes, Wars & Widows; Honoring Our Veterans"  Finding Soldiers, Widows, Veterans Military Records & pensions. Draft registration cards can provide a wealth of family information. Learn birth dates, places, migration to name a few marvelous things. This is a FREE program that is open to all.

Saturday, March 16, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm at the Haggard Public Library - 2501 Coit Road Plano: The Genealogy Friends of Plano Libraries will host Mr. Don Raney.  Mr. Raney will present "How to Find Your Ancestor's Maiden Name".  This is a FREE program that is open to all.

Saturday, March 16, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm at the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library 1515 Young Street, Dallas: The Dallas Genealogical Society presents Records, Research & Stories”, a one-day workshop featuring Paula Stuart-Warren.  Fees for this program are: Member: $50, Non-Member: $60, Lunch: $10.  Please see for more information.