Thursday, April 2, 2015

New Items for March and Upcoming Events

New Items at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library
March 2015

Genealogy and the Law
R GEN 929.1072 FRE
The Genealogist’s U.S. History Pocket Reference
R GEN 929.1072 HEN
Understanding Revolutionary War and Invalid Pension Ledgers 1818-1872 and the Pension Payment Vouchers They Represent
R GEN 929.1072073 SCO
Who Was Who in the Civil War: A Comprehensive, Illustrated Biographical Reference to More Than 2,500 of the Principal Union and Confederate Participants in the War Between the States
R GEN 973.70922 SIF
The following items may be checked out:
Advanced Genealogy Research Techniques
GEN 929.1 MOR
Orphans’ Court Proceedings of New Castle County, Delaware 1742-1761
R GEN 929.37511 NEW
Burials in Oakland Cemetery Shreveport, Louisiana
R GEN 929.376399 CAD
“Sly and Artful Rogues” Maryland Runaways 1775–1781
R GEN 929.3752 BOY
Somerset County, Maryland Marriage Records 1796-1871
R GEN 929.375223 SOM
Judgment Records of Dorchester, Queen Anne’s & Talbot Counties
R GEN 929.375227 DOR
The African American Collection: Kent County, Maryland
R GEN 929.375236 KEN
Harford County, Maryland Marriage References and Family Relationships 1825-1850
R GEN 929.375274
New Jersey:
Early Church Records of Somerset County, New Jersey: Volume 1
R GEN 929.374944 SOM
Early Church Records of Monmouth County, New Jersey
R GEN 929.374946 MON
Early Church Records of Atlantic and Cape May Counties, New Jersey
R GEN 929.374984 ATL
History and Genealogy of Fenwick’s Colony, New Jersey
R GEN 929.374994 CUM
New York:
New York Family History Research Guide and Gazetteer
R GEN 929.3748 NEW
The Ohio Frontier: Crucible of the Old Northwest, 1720-1830
R GEN 929.3771 HUR
Ohio’s Regulars in the War of 1812
R GEN 929.3771 JOH
Hamilton County, Ohio Death Records, 1874-1877
Volume III Book A: A-K
Volume III Book B: L-Z
R GEN 929.377177 HAM
R GEN 929.377177 HAM
Past Times: Obituaries, Marriages and Other Selected Articles form the Maryville Times, Maryville, Tennessee 1900-1905
R GEN 929.3768885 BLO
African Americans in Nacogdoches County
R GEN 929.3764182 NAC
Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ: History of Huguley Memorial Medical Center 1977-2013
R GEN 929.3764531 TAR
Lancaster County, Virginia Deeds 1714-1728
R GEN 929.375522 LAN
Land Records of King George County, Virginia 1721-1743
R GEN 929.375525 KIN
Abstracts of Land Records of King George County, Virginia 1752-1783
R GEN 929.375525 KIN
Loudoun County, Virginia Birth Register: 1880-1896 (Loudoun misspelled on cover – “Loudon”)
R GEN 929.375528 LOU
Some Slaves of Fauquier County, Virginia
Volume III: Will Books 21-31, 1847-1869
Volume IV: Master Index Will Books 1-31, 1759-1769
R GEN 929.3755275 FAU
R GEN 929.3755275 FAU
Alexandria, Virginia: Alexandria Hustings Court Deeds:
R GEN 929.3755296 ALE
R GEN 929.3755296 ALE
Husbands and Wives Associated With Early Alexandria, Virginia (and the Surrounding Area)
R GEN 929.3755296 ALE
Clarke County, Virginia Register of Births 1853-1896
R GEN 929.375598 CLA
Washington, D.C.
National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts 1840
R GEN 929.3753 DIX
West Virginia:
Miscellaneous Cabell County, [West] Virginia Records: Order Book of the Overseers of the Poor 1814-1861, Fee Book 1826-1839, 1857-1859 (Rule Book), Cabell Land for Tax Purposes 1861-1865
R GEN 929.375442 CAB

Upcoming Events:

Saturday, April 5, 10:30 a.m. at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library 101 East Hunt Street, McKinney: The North Collin County Genealogical Society will be in the Genealogy Area of the Library to offer assistance. Whether it's a Brick Wall you've hit, don't know how to get started, or are just interested in meeting with others with a similar interest come visit with Society members! You don't have to have ancestors from Collin County or even Texas to take advantage of this FREE service.

Thursday, April 9, 6:45 p.m. at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library 101 East Hunt Street, McKinney: The North Collin County Genealogical Society will host Dr. Sam Tullock.  Dr. Tullock has taught history at the Collin College since 1990 and has lectured at UT Dallas since 1998.  His topic will be Early Religious Life in Collin County as related to the Peter's Colony.  This program is FREE.  You do not have to be a member of the Society to come and enjoy this program.

Sunday, April 26, 2:00 p.m. at the Roy and Helen Hall Memorial Library 101 East Hunt Street, McKinney: The Genealogy Department of the Library will have a program on Navigating the New HeritageQuestLearn what’s new in the HeritageQuest Online Database.  With HeritageQuest, you can search Census Records, Books and Directories, Revolutionary War Pension Files, Freedman’s Bank, and more.  This is a free program, open to all.  No registration is required.  You may bring your laptop, tablet, etc. to follow along if you’d like.  For more information, contact Susan Kusterbeck at 972.547.7343 or