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1 Bier, Mayna Theresa Hewitt. Family of Signey Austin Williams and Margaret Catherine Laney.
North Carolina Self published First Edition Hard Cover 
CR 1988. 204 pages with approximately 35 pages of index and names. Black and white reproduction of photos. Virginia and North Carolina families. Black covers with gilt, all very good condition. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Bouchard, Betty J. Our Silent Neighbors.
First Edition PAPER BOOKLET 
A Study of Grave Stones in the Olde Salem Area (Massachusetts). Gray Paper, very good condition. A Guide to Local Burial Grounds 57 pages, black and white photos and maps. States first edition, 1991. Also has an Illustrated Gravestone Glossary on the history and art of gravestones, a list of stone cutters of that century, and a list of meanings of symbols. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Fairbairn, James. Fairbairn's Crests of the leading Families in Great Britain and Ireland and Their Kindre in Other Lands.
Baltimore, MD Genealogical Publishers. First Printing Hard Cover 
Two volumes in one book. CR 1963, title date 1963, previous owner has glued in his family crest on the endpapers along with address label and calling card. He has put the family crest throughout the book, not affecting text. (Name was Shelburne from North Carolina). First published in 1859 it is indispensable for anyone intereted in researching heraldry. Also a source for the artist, craftsman and designer and is a means of identification in portraits, heraldic book binding and bookplates, embellishment of silverware, seal rings and many other items. 613 pages with appendix of additions, and corrections, 137 plates with crests in front then the index to the crests, ornamental letters, monograms and heraldic illulstrations. Black covers with mylar, all good+ condition. 
Price: 105.00 USD
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4 Haggard, David H. genealogy and history of the Haggard Family in England and America from 1433 to 1899.
First Edition Hard Cover 
CR 1899. Records of the family and when the Haggard and Harpster family married into it. There are two (2) of these books. One has a written note in the front "Presented to Mrs. M.E. Davis by the author" to which is added "and passed down to Raymond Burns Harpster" with other notes in the back also, about marriages and births and where people lived in 1952. This copy is extremely worn and loose but complete. Covers are spotted, inside hinges are very loose. 136 pages, David Haggard frontis and other portraits. Second copy is clean, slightly loose front hinge, front endpapers missing along with the frontis. Notes written on front "For my son Everett A. Weathers" on title page is written, "This book, property of Georgia Harpster Weathers daughter of Tirzaha)(sp) Haggard Harpster and descendents of Granville Haggarad". Writing on page 116 concerning genealogy and on back blank page is written deaths of Haggards. Both of these books were owned and passed down through two different families. Also included with these two books are two small manilla envelopes with antique pictures (about 6 of them) and newspaper clippings (old), concerning the Haggard family. Most of the pictures have names on the back of them. Haggard was from Ware, England, a direct descendent of Sir Andrew Ogard (Haggard) from Denmark who was naturalized. James Haggard left England in 1698 and took a merchant ship bound for Norfolk, Virginia. 
Price: 210.00 USD
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5 MacDonald, Marie Peterson. After Barbed Wire.
Glendive, Montana The Frontier Gateway Museum. Stated first Edition Hard Cover 
A pictorial history of The Homestead Rush into the Northern Great Plains 1900-1919. CR 1963, 128 pages with index and bibliography. Red covers all very good condition. Profusely illustrated with photos and text explanations. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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6 Palmer, Roundell, Earl of Selborne. Memorials - Part I - Family and Personal
New York MacMillan, Hard Cover 
This is Volume 1 only, dated 1896. Frontis with tissue, foxing is on it. 476 pages with 2 pages ads for books. Engravings. Blue covers show much wear and bumping. Uneven pages. Content is very good. About his father's family, history, etc. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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7 Powers, William H. Powers-Banks Ancestry.
Ames, Iowa Hard Cover 
Dated 1921 with 325 pages with index. Traces all lines to remotest date obtainable. Charles Power, 1819-1871 and wife Lydia Ann Banks, 1829-1919. Some uncut pages. All very good. Connecticut, New England, Stonington, CT., Groton, CT., New York. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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8 Pyle, Katherine. Once Upon A Time In Rhode Island.
Published by Colonial Dames of Rhode Island, Hard Cover 
CR 1914 with 204 pages with notes. Blue covers with yellow lettering. Illustrated by Helen B. Mason. Front inside hinge slightly loose. Black and white sketches. True stories of famous Rhode Island people. New Eng land, Rhode Island, History, Americana. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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9 Richardson, Peggy Cline. the River Keeps Flowing.
Self published First Edition Hard Cover 
A book of Family Memories. Signed and dated "For my good friend Mildred, with love, Peggy Richardson Oct 1993". Spans her birth in Crumpler, North Carolina to the present. Ancestors, her ife and family, children and grandchildren. Brothers and sisters, vacations taken, recipes and favorite things. A lot of local history also. Many pictures provided by author have been printed in the book. 143 pages, large book, blue covers, all very good condition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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10 Rix, Guy S. History and Genealogy of Deacon Joseph Eastman
Hard Cover 
Published by family, Westfield Massachusetts, no date, circa 1905, 263 pages. Preface and intro by M. Emily Eastman. Deacon Eastman was from Hadley, Mass. Grandson of Roger Eastman, Salisbury, Mass. O ld water mark, covers are black w/gold and have white stains on edges of front and back cover at bottom. Contents Excellent. Genealogy, Massachusetts, New England, Town histories, Salisbury, Mass., Hadley, Mass. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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11 Spence, Rev. H., D. M. Dreamland in History.
London, England William Isbister, Limited Believe to be a First Edition Hard Cover 
The Story of the Norman Dukes. Title page date 1891, 228 pages, blue covers, gilt writing and decorations, spine top and bottom has slight tears, top edge gilt, other wise good+ condition. Illustrated by Herbert Railton. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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12 Virkus, Fred. Adams (edited by). Handbook of American Genealogy.
Hard Cover 
Published by Institute of American Genealogy, CR 1932, 390 pages. Volume 1, 1932. Volume 2, CR 1934. Both are X-school library with numbers, etc. Front cover and spine discolored, content excellent. A mericana. Miscellaneous. Genealogy. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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