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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.


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

United States:


(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.


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


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.



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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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.


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



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

United States


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


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

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


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.


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;



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.


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: February 2016 Edition

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




  • Picard, Marc. “Dictionary of Americanized French-Canadian Names: Onomastics and Genealogy.” Baltimore: Clearfield Pub. Co., 2013. Print.



United States

Maryland and Virginia

New York



Until Next Week: Happy Ancestor Hunting!



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What’s New January 2016 Edition

Welcome to SCDL Tree Talk Tuesdays. It’s that time again when we share new items to our collection here in the Genealogy Dept. Below is the listing of new resources and links to the catalog.


Larson, Denise R. Companions of Champlain: Founding Families of Quebec, 1608-1635. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2008. Print.

White, Jeanne Sauve. Guide to Quebec Catholic Parishes and Published Parish Marriage Records. Baltimore: Clearfield, 1993.Print.

Civil War

Mills, Gary B. Southern Loyalists in the Civil War: The Southern Claims Commission. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2004. Print.

Family History

Morgan, Avic Hepler. comp. The Hepler Family History: Comprising the Suranmes of Heppler, Hoeppler, Hebler, Heabler, and the Variant Forms From A.D. 1600 to A. D. 1985. Baltimore: Gateway Press, Inc., 1986. Print.


Mitchell, Brian. comp. A Guide to Irish Churches and Graveyards. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1990. Print.

Mitchell, Brain. comp. Basic Guide to Irish Records for Family History. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2008. Print.


Cory, Kathleen B. FSA Scot. Tracing Your Scottish Ancestry 3rd Ed. Balitmore: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2004. Print.

Dobson, David. Searching for Scotch-Irish Roots in Scottish Records 1600-1750. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2007.

Dobson, David. The Scottish Surnames of Colonial America. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2003. Print.


Harris, Malcolm H. M.D. History of Louisa County, Virginia. Baltimore: Clearfield, 2010. Print.


Until Next time, Happy Ancestor Hunting!

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