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Genealogy

The Archive's ever-expanding collection of genealogy resources includes items from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Robarts Library at the University of Toronto; the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign Library;Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah;>, the National Library of Scotland, the Indianapolis City Library's Indianapolis City Directory and Yearbooks Collection, The Leo Baeck Institute Archives of German-speaking Jewry Leo Baeck Institute Archives, and the Boston Public Library.

Resources include among many things books on surname origins, vital statistics, parish records, census records, passenger lists of vessels, and other historical and biographical documents.

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The Offspring Of Fatima: Dispersal and Ramification by Kaj Öhrnberg Similar Studies: The Alids https://archive.org/details/TheAlids Sayyid and Sharif in Muslim Society https://archive.org/details/SayyidsAndSharifs The Role of the Sadat and Ashraf https://archive.org/details/TheRoleOfTheSadatAsraf Genealogy and Knowledge in Muslim Society https://archive.org/details/GenealogyAndKnowledgeInMuslimSociet The Religious Elite of the Early Islamic Hijaz...
Topics: alids , fatimids , Ahlul bayt , ahle bayt, Hasanids, Husaynids, ahlul bayt, genealogy
The story of discovering the identities of the parents of brothers Mathew L. Rone, Mobley H. Rhone and two of their siblings.  In addition, the identity of their maternal grandparents was also discovered, and some erroneous information about the siblings of Mathew's wife (Emaline Fowler) is also corrected. Their forbears settled first in Wake County, North Carolina in the mid-1790s, moved to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina in 1806 and then migrated to Tennessee in the 1820s.  They show up...
Topics: Rone, Roan, Roane, Rhone, Lowery, Mobley, Lowrey, Lowry, Wake County, NC, Mecklenburg County, NC,...
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by Kim MacDermotRoe
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A genealogical history of the MacDermots Roe of Ireland, the principal cadet branch of the MacDermot Clan, from its origins in the 13 th century through the early 19 th century. The book, also, describes branches of the MacDermots Roe of America including the author’s. An effort is made to place the genealogy in the context of the social, political and economic history of Ireland.  A dditional genealogical information is provided on related families including the Irwins/Irvings and Fagans of...
Topics: MacDermot, McDermott, Roe, biatach, Ireland, Connaught, Roscommon, genealogy, history, freemasonry,...
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by Johnny J. Edwards
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Holston Baptist Church Minutes from a family history trip I took to Sullivan County Tennessee.
Topics: Church, Genealogy, Minutes
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by Annette Kapple with research from the Facebook group "We're descendants of John Owens Indian Trader"
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The Family History of John Owens I Indian Trader and his descendants. John Owens I was an Indian Trader in 18th Century Pennsylvania
Topics: John Owens, Indian Trader, Pennsylvania, Owens Family History, Owens Genealogy, Owens
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by Annette Kapple with research from the Facebook group "We're descendants of John Owens Indian Trader"
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The Family History of John Owens I Indian Trader and his descendants. John Owens I was an Indian Trader in 18th Century Pennsylvania. 
Topics: John Owens, Owens Family History, Owens, Owens Genealogy, David Owens, George Owens
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by Harold Henderson, CG
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Family history of Worthy Thrall descendants Work in progress
Topics: genealogy, Bone Gap, McKendree, Thrall family, Flint family, Illinois, 1809-2018
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by Linda Koch
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Genealogy presentation by Linda Koch,  President of the Albuquerque Genealogical Society on 10 April 2019 at Main Library Auditorium, Albuquerque, NM (501 Copper Ave NW).  Presents three case studies of breaking barriers in genealogy/family history.
Topics: genealogy, case study, research
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Biographical profile of the family of William Isaac and Mary Elizabeth Dockery Buckner.  This file was revised May 2, 2019.
Topics: Buckner, Dockery, genealogy, North Caroliina, Kentucky, Oklahoma
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by Harold Henderson, CG
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Family history of the descendants of William and Rebecca Gedney work in progress as of January 2019
Topics: genealogy, family history, Gedney family, Flint family, Eastwood family, Lord family, Sowers...
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by Annette Kapple with research from the Facebook Group "We're descendants of John Owens the Indian Trader"
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A History of the 18th Century Indian Trader John Owen of Pennsylvania and his family. 
Topics: John Owens, Indian Trader, Owens Genealogy, Family History, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Virginia
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by Bill Wall
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Wall Family Genealogy - NC to Cocke County, TN to Winlock, WA
Topics: genealogy, Wall Family, Cocke Co, Winlock, WA
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by Toni Walker
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Genealogy of Daniel D. Ward and Harriet Newell Cooke
Topics: Genealogy, Mayflower, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, Daniel D. WARD 3 Birth ABT. 1804, Prince...
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by Michael A. Blackledge
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This collection of essays, anecdotes, images, and essays relates to the Blackledge Family motto:   Lux et Perseverantia .   Light and Perseverance:   the inner light of memory and the stories that have persevered down through the ages from those memories.   The motivation and concept for this book is credited to my sister Penn – aka Penelope Sue Blackledge Woods .   A freelance writer by vocation, Penn has persevered through the years.   Her collection of Family Frenzies , essays,...
Topics: Blackledge, anecdotes, memoirs, family stories, genealogy
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by Yehudah DovBer Zirkind
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This power point presentation is aimed at providing Yiddish students and scholars with a comprehensive guide to the plethora of Yiddish resources available online.   The many resources which this guide covers include: 1) Yiddish language learning aids 2) Yiddish keyboards and software 3) Yiddish dictionaries, lexicons and encyclopedias 4) databases of scanned Yiddish books, newspapers and and periodicals 5) audio-visual recordings in Yiddish 6) exploring the diversity of Yiddish dialects 7)...
Topics: Yiddish language, Jewish Studies, Hebrew, Yiddish literature, holocaust, Shtetl, Yizkor books,...
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by L. Ray Sears, III
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Descendants of Richard Sears of Yarmouth, Plymouth Colony to 6 Generations
Topics: Sears, genealogy, Cape Cod, Yarmouth, Barnstable, Plymouth Colony, Massachusetts, History
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by Jacqueline Blocklyn
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A narrative written from the genealogy research on the Donald Moxley family
Topics: Genealogy, Moxley
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Genealogy of the Farrell family that left County Sligo, Ireland and settled in Brome County, Quebec, Canada in 1847-52. Branches later moved to Vermont and further south. Notable descendants include Patrick Joseph Farrell (1861-1948) of the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission; Patrick John Farrell (1854-1946) Vermont legislator; and Thomas J. Bray (1877-1967), Iowa politician. Also included are genealogies of Patrick Campbell and related families of Underhill, Vermont.
Topics: Genealogy, Irish history, Vermont history, Farrell family, Sligo Ireland history
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by Brian A. Smith, D.C.
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In the early 15th century, Isabel Dutton, wife of Christopher de Southworth, claimed to have 8 barons of the group of 25 who were chosen to insure the terms of Magna Carta were kept by John, King of England, as ancestors. This determines whether or not her claim was truthful and who those eight barons were.
Topics: Isabel Dutton, Christoper de Southworth, Samlesbury, Magna Carta, Southworth, Dutton Hall,...
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by Harold Henderson, CG
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Family history of the Scholes descendants of Samuel and Alice (Stocks) Mills of Lancashire and Wisconsin -- work in progress
Topics: Scholes family, Stocks family, Mills family, Lancashire, Wisconsin, genealogy, family history,...
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Louisa Jane Wilson was married to James B. Faith.  this document has pulls together all the information that can be found about her –including some information that has never before been available. Louisa died at the age of 36 in the Illinois Central Hospital for the Insane in Jacksonville Illinois.  She was buried in an unmarked grave in the hospital section of the Jacksonville city cemetery.  Because the medical records for Louisa are sealed, then various family rumors have circulated...
Topics: Bronson Gardner, Janet Gardner, Rea Gardner, Jack Gardner, Ida Yarrington, Ida Faith, Olive Faith....
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by Jacqueline Blocklyn
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Research done on the ancestry of Hattie Elizabeth Moxley Sherman and her family
Topics: ancestry, genealogy
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by Annette Kapple
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History of John Owens Indian Trader. He was a trader in 18th Century Pennsylvania and the Ohio country. 
Topics: Owens, Indian Trader, John Owens I. Owens Family History, Owens Genealogy
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Genealogy of Joachim Heinrich Müns MUNS 6 1785–1862 Birth ABT 1785 • Reinberg, Brandshagen Parish, Kreis Grimmen, Swedish Pomerania Death 17 MAI 1862 • Schleswig, Osthostein, Deutschland (Germany) Parish Christine Sophie Frantz or FIRENZ 6 Birth ABT 1790 • Reinberg, Brandshagen Parish, Kreis Grimmen, Swedish Pomerania Death 5 MÄRZ 1831 • Reinberg, Brandshagen, Vorpommern-Rügen, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Topics: genealogy, Müns, Frantz or FIRENZ, Reinberg, Brandshagen, Vorpommern-Rügen,...
Authors corrections from 1960 and update on corrections by senior author's grandson, 2019
Topics: Genealogy, Texas History, Mississippi History, Mexican History, Texas History, Mississippi History
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by jacqueline blocklyn
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Narrative written from the genealogy research done on the Blocklyn family.
Topic: genealogy
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by Harold Henderson, CG
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Family history of Mozleys who emigrated from England to US in 1833, four generations
Topics: genealogy, family history, Mozley family, Harrison family, Erie Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania,...
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by C.E. Carnahan, Beverly Trump DIttberner
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This is a brief genealogical record of the Cure Family and relatives, including names, location of births, marriages and deaths from William Cure bn. in England 1748, forward to the 1930's. 
Topics: Cure, Trump, Genealogy, Family History, Cure Family, Genealogy, family history
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Residents of New Haven, CT,  shown by address for the first time. Combined years, 1858, 1861, 1862, and 1866.  Based on the originals published by JH Benham.
Topics: New Haven CT Directory, New Haven CT genealogy
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by L. Ray Sears, III
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Descendants of Richard Sears of Yarmouth, Plymouth Colony circa 1639   Lists 7,000 of Richard's descendants
Topics: genealogy, Sears, family tree, Cape Cod, Plymouth Colony
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by Story County Genealogical Society
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Newsletter of the Story County Genealogical Society (Iowa)
Topics: ancestry, genealogy, family history, Story County Iowa
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by Clan Henderson Society
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An Canach vol 29 [no 3], September 2019 Newsletter of the Clan Henderson Society Beth Gay Freeman, editor CHS Scholarship Award Winners for 2019 - Ann Hicks President’s Quarterly Message - Leon Hicks How many feet on the ground mean what? - Beth Gay Freeman Welcome to the Wonderful World of Black Sheep - Bryan Mulcahy Strong spirit and resilience overcomes adversity  - David R. Henderson McKendree-Stebbins Henderson Wedding - Charles McKendree 2019 Mid-Season Highland Games CHS Athletes...
Topics: Clan Henderson Society, Clan Henderson, Henderson genealogy, Scottish history
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by Story County Genealogical Society (Iowa)
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Newsletter of the Story County Genealogical Society (Iowa)
Topics: genealogy, ancestry, family history, Story County Iowa
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by Clan Henderson Society
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An Canach vol 29, March 2019 Newsletter of the Clan Henderson Society Beth Gay Freeman, editor Electronic An Canach Anyone?  - Leon Hicks President’s Message -- Tom Hendricks, CHS former President President’s Quarterly - Leon Hicks, CHS President Former genealogist, Horace Loftin’s, notebooks to be digitized - Steve Henderson On becoming the Town Crier for Franklin Tennessee - John H Mather Congratulations, Dr. Richard C. Goodwin A new whisky for the Hendersons! Committee for Clan...
Topics: Clan Henderson Society, Clan Henderson, Henderson genealogy, Scottish history
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An Canach vol 29, December 2019 Newsletter of the Clan Henderson Society Beth Gay Freeman, editor David R. Henderson appointed High Commissioner and Chieftain of the Clan Henderson Society, Inc., by the Chief Bodyguard: To Serve! - David R. Henderson President’s Quarterly Message - Leon Hicks Congratulations to Elise Clouts on her CHS Scholarship! Sweet Memories - Roger Hunt Glencoe: “Slaughter Under Trust” - Cairn - A Link Between the Celtic Nations , published by the Celtic League...
Topics: Clan Henderson Society, Clan Henderson, Henderson genealogy, Scottish history
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An Canach vol 29, June 2019 Newsletter of the Clan Henderson Society Beth Gay Freeman, editor Noela Henderson honors her father’s memory at Australia’s Ringwood Highland Games President’s Quarterly - Leon Hicks Mary Lane Henderson new CHS South East Regional Commissioner Appreciation Letter to Ed Hendricks, former CHS South East Region Commissioner - Leon Hicks Letter from Dorothy M. Avery Hiking for Hendersons! - Mark Henderson Brynn Brown, CHS Scholarship recipient, does CHS Proud every...
Topics: Clan Henderson Society, Clan Henderson, Henderson genealogy, Scottish history