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This Week's eBay Auctions

Auctions for the following 8 books will end Sunday, July 12th.

Click on the book titles below to view each auction or CLICK HERE to view all of the auctions at one time. 150 more words

Genealogy Library

Elias A. Nunn Biography

from County of Trigg, Kentucky, Historical and Biographical by Perrin, 1884

Linton Precinct

Elias A. Nunn was born in Smith County, Tennessee, November 16, 1833, and is a son of Lindsey and Rachel (Coleman) Nunn, natives of Shenandoah County, Virginia.  152 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Victorian Photo of Elmer Thompson

I found this photo at Duck Creek Antiques in Cincinnati, Ohio, last week.  I was spending time with my son, Linton – yes, named for our famed ancestor Captain John Hancock Linton from Loudoun County, Virginia.  332 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Published by Dick Eastman: Ancestry.com is Giving Free Access to 13 Colonies Records for July 4th

Ancestry.com is offering free access to many records concerning the original 13 US colonies as part of it’s 13 Colonies Collection at http://www.ancestry.com/cs/julyfourth2015. Access to the records in the featured collections will be free until July 5, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. 9 more words


Thomas Thompson and Eleanor Greene 1804 Marriage

Know all men by these presents that Thomas Thompson and Henry Boone are held and firmly bound unto his Excellency the Governor of Kentucky in the sum of fifty pounds current money to the payment of which well and truly to be made to the said Governor and his successors, we bind ourselves, our heirs, jointly, severally, firmly by these presents sealed with our seals and dated this 11th day of May, 1804.  152 more words

Genealogy Ramblings

Published by TheAndestorHunt Blog: District of Columbia Online Historical Newspapers Summary - Updated 2015

The District of Columbia does not have a single central online repository for searching historical newspapers, but they use the Library of Congress Chronicling America site as their main site for searching old newspapers. 27 more words


Published by Dick Eastman: Recent Updates to the Calendar of Genealogy Events

The following pages have recently been updated in the Calendar of Genealogy Events: California, Connecticut, Maryland, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, and Washington Some of the above changes may have been deletions of past events. 25 more words