Category Archives: Genealogy What’s New

What’s New July 2017 Edition

Thanks for stopping by this weeks SCDL Tree Talk Tuesday Blog. We have some new items to the collection that will help in your family research. Check them out below.

How To…

Greene, Bob and D. G. Fulford. (1993). To Our Children’s Children: Preserving Family Histories for Generations to Come. Doubleday: New York.

Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo. (2005). The Family Tree Guide to Finding Your Ellis Island Ancestors. Family Tree Books: Cincinnati.

Military:

Hercules Motors Corporation. (194-). Letters from Hercules men on Active Service v. 2 & 4. Hercules Motors Corporation: Canton.

United States:

Maryland

(2006). Frederick County, Maryland: Your Life, Community, Presented by Your Paper The Frederick News-Post. Randal Family, LLC.

New York

(2012). The Burghers of new Amsterdam and The Freedmen of New York: Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year 1885. Clearfield: Baltimore.

Ohio

Johannesen, Eric. (1971). Selected Landmark Architecture of Alliance, Ohio. Alliance Historical Society: Alliance.

Virginia

Crozier, William Armstrong, ed. (1990). Spotsylvania County 1721-1800: Being Transcriptions, from the Original Files at the County Court House, of Wills, Deeds, Administrators’ and Guardians’ Bond, Marriage Licenses, and Lists of Revolutionary Pensioners. Genealogical Publishing Company: Baltimore.

McCartney, Martha W. (2014). Kingston Parish Register, Mathews, Gloucester and Middlesex Counties, Viriniga: Slave Holders, 1746-1827. Genealogical Publishing Company: Baltimore.

Europe:

Ireland

Grenham, John (2012). Tracing Your Irish Ancestors: The Complete Guide. Fourth Ed. Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.: Baltimore.

Family History:

McLaughlin, Ellen Marr, Glen McLaughlin with William Highlander. (2016). Doll A Marr Family History.

Herbruck, Emil P. D.D. (1923). Early Years and Late Reflections. Central Publishing House: Cleveland.

 

 

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Area Genealogy Programs for June 2017

Welcome to the SCDL Tree Talk Tuesdays Blog. This week we are looking at what is happening in the way of Genealogy Programs and items that may be of interest to the Genealogist around Stark County.

 

The Massillon Genealogy Society:

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 @ The Massillon Public Library Auditorium 6:30pm

 

Stark County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society:

Saturday, June 10, 2017@ Stark County District Library 10:00am-12:00pm

Program: Finding Shakespeare by Richard Haldi

 

Alliance Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society:


Thursday, June 8 at 7 pm @ the Trinity Episcopal Church on South Union Avenue in Alliance, Ohio

Program:  Will Cooley of Walsh University will speak on the topic, “Your Ancestors, Immigrants or Refugees.”

Stark County District Library

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 @ Sandy Valley Branch

Where Is It Now? Learn how to use various land records from the past to find where your ancestors property is located today.

 

McKinley Libray and Museum:

Now-Sept 3, 2017 @ McKinley Museum

In the Keller-Gallery: Mom What’s That? “Many items that used to be commonplace are now quaint nods to the past.  You might remember them, but do your kids know what they are?  This exhibition will feature artifacts from the late 20th century, such as rotary phones, typewriters, VCRs, and lots more!”

 

Until next time. Happy Ancestor Hunting!

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What’s New May 2017 Edition

Thanks for stopping by this weeks SCDL Tree Talk Tuesday Blog. We have some new items to the collection that will help in your family research. Check them out below.

How To…

Best, Laura. (2005). Scrapbooking Your Family History. Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.:New York.

Carmack, Sharon DeBartolo. (2005). The Family Tree Guide to Finding Your Ellis Island Ancestors. Family Tree Books:Cincinnati.

United States:

General US

Rice, William H. (2016). Colonial Records of the Upper Potomac v.1-6. McClain Printing Company: Parsons.

Conneticut

Grundset, Eric G. (2016). Connecticut in the American Revolution: A Source guide for Genealogists and Historians. National Daughters of the American Revolution: Washington D.C.

 

Ohio

Rerick Brothers. (1894). The County of Clark, Ohio: An Imperial Atlas and Art Folio Including Chronological Chart, Statistical Tables and Descriptions of Surveys. Reprint by Clark County Chapter OGS. Little Miama Publishing Co.: Milford.

Warren County Genealogical Society, comps. (2014). Warren County, Ohio, Funeral Records Vol. 4: Hoskins Funeral Homes. Warren County Genealogical Society: Lebanon.

Warren County Genealogical Society, comps. (2014). Warren County, Ohio,  Funeral Records Vol. 5: A.L. Mason Area Funeral Homes. Warren County Genealogical Society: Lebanon.

Warren County Genealogical Society, comps. (2013). Warren County Funeral Records Vol. 6: A.L. Hannah Funeral Home Blanchester, Ohio. Warren County Genealogical Society: Lebanon.

Warren County Genealogical Society, comps. (2014). Warren County Funeral Records vol. 7: Stine Kilburn Funeral Home Lebanon, Ohio. Warren County Genealogical Society: Lebanon.

 

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More New Postcards Added to the Collection!

Thanks for stopping by this weeks SCDL Tree Talk Tuesday. We are excited to share the news that we recently acquired 9 new postcards to add to the collection. They have now been digitized and are available to view on our Flickr Page.

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The new post cards include street views of some of the main roads in Canton, like this one of East Tuscarawas St.  It also includes images from Water Works Park, the McKinley Monument and St. Johns’ Parochial School.

 

To see the collection visit our Flickr Page until next time Happy Ancestor Hunting!

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New Postcards Added to the Collection

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The Genealogy Department has recently acquired 16 old Postcards and have added them to the Postcard collection. It’s always exciting to see “new” items and Postcards are a great find for the historian and family historian alike. Not only do they show buildings and/or places that were/are important to an area, the information written on the back often tell their own story. The new postcards that we have include images of Canton Churches, Aultman Hospital, Timken Mercy Hospital, Meyers Lake, The Work House, Central Fire Station, and the Timken Vocational School. Visit our Genealogy Flickr Page to see them.

 

 

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What’s New January 2017

Happy New Year!!! Thanks for stopping by to check out the SCDL Tree Talk Tuesday Blog. Here is a list of some new items to our Genealogy collection to help discovery your story.

 

Europe:

Dolan, Allison (2015). The Family Tree Historical Maps Book Europe: A Country-by-Country Atlas oF European History, 17990’s-1900’s. Family Tree Books: Cincinnati.

Family History:

Moore, George L. (1991). The Moore Family In America: Descendants of Shildes Moore of Wales From 1732 to 1891. Heritage:Bowie.

How To…

Baxter, Angus. (2015). In Search of Your German Roots: A Complete Guide to Tracing Your Ancestors in the Germanic Areas of Europe. Fifth Edition. Genealogical Publishing Company: Baltimore.

Beidler, James M. (2016). Trace Your German Roots Online: A Complete Guide to German Genealogy Websites. Family Tree Books: Cincinnati.

Blinn, Linda. (2006). Making Family Journals: Projects and Ideas for Sharing and Recording Memories Together. Quarry Books: Gloucester.

MacEntee, Thomas. (2015). The Genealogy Do-Over Workbook.

Military:

Revolutionary War

Lowell, Edward. (2014). The Hessians and the Other German Auxiliaries of Great Britain in the Revolutionary War. Create Space Independent Publishing Platform.

United States:

Ohio

Walker, Charles M. (1996). History of Athens County, Ohio And Incidentally of the Ohio Land Company and the First Settlement of the State at Marietta. Heritage:Bowie.

Mitchener, C. H., editor. (1975). Ohio Annals. Historic Events in the Tuscarawas and Muskingum Valleys, and in other portions of The State of Ohio. Gordon Printing: Strasburg.

Pennsylvania:

Closson, Bob and Mary. comps. (1985). Butler County, Pennsylvania WillBook Index 1800-1900. Closson Press: Apollo.

Year Books:

Canton South High School 2015.

Glenwood Senior High School Dedication Program 1958.

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What’s New December 2016 Edition

Thank you for stopping by and checking out this weeks SCDL Tree Talk Tuesdays Blog. Today we are focusing on new books to the collection.

Europe

United Kingdom

Innes, Sir Thomas. (2000). Scots Heraldry: A Practical Handbook on the Historical Principles and Modern Application of the Art and Science. Clearfield: Baltimore.

Research

Marshall, George W. (1998). The Genealogist Guide. Clearfield: Baltimore.

United States

Atlases

Pennsylvania

Davis, F.A. (2001). Illustrated Historical Atlas Berks County, Penna 1876. MastofPress.

 Immigration

Fothergill, Gerald. trans. (1992). Emigrants from England 1773-1776. Clearifield: Balitmore.

Military

American Revolution

Crytzer, Brady J. (2015). Hessians: Mercenaries, Rebels, and the War For British North America. Westholme LLC:Yardly.

 War of 1812

Lyman, Myron E. Sr., Comp. Ed & Craig M. Kilby, Assist. Ed. (2012). Burials of War of 1812 Veterans in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Heritage Books: Westminister.

 Ohio

Lake County Historical Society Publication Committee. (2014). Here is Ohio’s Lake County: A Historical Journey….Then and Now.  Sheridan Books, INC: Chelsea.

Virginia

Lee, Ida J. (1995). Abstracts Lancaster County, Virginia, Wills 1653-1800. Clearfield: Baltimore.

Wingfield, Marshall. Marriage Bonds of Franklin County, Virginia 1786-1858. Clearfield: Baltimore.

Washington D. C.

Combs-Bennett, Shannon. (2014). A Genealogist’s Guide to the Washington, D. C. Area. The In-Depth Genealogists: Utica.

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What’s New June 2016 Edition

Thank you for stopping by to check out this weeks SCDL Tree talk Tuesday Blog Post.  Below you will find some a list of some new books now available in the Genealogy Collection at the Stark County District Library.

Quaker

Wittman, Barbara K. (2015). Thomas and Charity Rotch: The Quaker Experience og Settlement in Ohio in the Early Republic 1800-1824. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

Europe

Ireland

Paton, Chris. (2015). Irish Family History Resources Online 2nd Ed. St. Agnes: Unlock the Past.

United States

Virginia

Chamberlayne, Churchill Gibson, trans. (2007). Births from the Bristol Parish Register of Henrico, Prince George, and Dinwiddie Counties, Virginia, 1720-1798. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Foley, Louise Pledge Heath. Early Virginia Families Along the James River: Their Deep Roots and Tangled Branches, Henrico County-Goochland County Virginia. Vol. I Baltimore: Clearfield, reprint 2001.

Foley, Louise Pledge Heath. Early Virginia Families Along the James River: Their Deep Roots and Tangled Branches, Charles City County-Prince George County Virginia. Vol II. Baltimore: Clearfield. reprint 2002.

Nugent Nell Marion, abst.(1983). Cavaliers and Pioneers: Abstracts of Virginia Land Patents and Grants 1623-1666. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.

Headley, Robert K. Jr. (2014). Northern Neck Wills, inventories & Other Records 1800-1825. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc.

 

Genealogy Research How

DNA

Dowell, David R. (2015).  Next Generation Genealogy: The DNA Connection. Santa Barbara: Libraries Unlimited.

Mayflower, James. Genealogy DNA and the Family Tree 2nd ed.

Heraldry

Grant, Francis J. ed. (1997). The Manual of Heraldry: A Concise Description of the Several Terms used, and Containing A Dictionary of Every Designation in the Science. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Photographs

Nolan, Sean William. (2015).  Fixed in Time: A Guide to Daguerreotype, Ambrotype & Tintype Mats and Cases with Date for Each, For Historians, Genealogists, Collectors and Antique Dealers. Portland.

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What’s New: April 2016 Edition

Here’s what new to the Genealogy Collection this month;

 

Military

American Revolution

Egerton, Douglas R. (2009) Death or Liberty African Americans and Revolutionary America. Oxford: Oford Press.

Holton, Woody. (2009). Black Americans in the Revolutionary Era: A Brief History with Documents. Boston: Bedford/St.Martin’s.

Nash, Gary B. (2006). The Forgotten Fifth: African Americans in the Age of Revolution. Cambridge: Harvard Press.

(1912).Pensioners of Revolutionary War Struck Off the Roll: With an Added Index. Baltimore: Clearfield. reprint 2002.

United States

New York

Cutter, William Richard A. M., comp. (1912). Genealogical and Family History of Central New York: A Record of the Achievements of Her People in the Making of a Commonwealth and the building of a Nation. Vol.I-III. Baltimore: Clearfield.

West Virginia

Comstock, Jim. Hardesty’s West Virginia Counties Vol. 3.

Virginia

Cocke, William Ronald III. comp. (2000). Hanover County Tax Payers Saint Paul’s Parish 1782-1815. Baltimore: Clearfield.

 

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What’s New March 2016 Edition

Thank You for stopping by SCDL Tree Talk Tuesdays. Here’s what new to the Genealogy collection at the library.

 Immigration

Faust, Albert Bernhardt, comp. (2014). The German Element in the United States: With Special reference to it’s Political, Moral, Social, and Education Influence. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Names

Harrison, Henry. Surnames of the United Kingdom: A Concise Etymological Dicitionary. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Europe

United Kingdom

Milner, Paul. (2014) Discover English Parish Registers St. Agnes: Unlock the Past.

Germany

Thode, Ernest. comp. (2014). Historic German Newspapers Online. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company.

U.S.

Evans, Charles (1998) oaths of Allegiance In Colonila New England. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Schafer, Louis S. (1991). Tombstones of Your Ancestors. Westminster: Heritage Books, INC.

Maryland

Ports, Michael A. (2014). Baltimore County, Maryland Marriage Licenses: May 1, 1823 to April 28, 1832. Baltimore: Clearfield.

Scott, Charles. comp. (2010). Index to Carroll County records from the Register of Wills 1837-1898 Vol.I: Administrations. Westminster:Carroll County Genealogical Society Inc.

Scott, Charles. comp. (2010). Index to Carroll County Records From The register of Wills 1837-1898 Vol. II: Inventories and Sales of Real and Personal Property: Westminster: Carroll County Genealogical Society Inc.

Ohio

The Story of First Lutheran Canton, Ohio 1810-1960: One Hundred and Fiftieth Anniversary.

Pennsylvania

Tome, Philip. (2015). Pioneer Life, or Thirty Years a Hunter. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform.

Virginia

Cartmell, T. K. comp. (1963) Shenandoah Valley Pioneers and Their Descendants: A History of Frederick County, Virginia. Baltimore: Clearfield.

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