2009 Acquisitions

 

Books

 

Abstracts of the Testamentary Proceedings of the Prerogative Court of Maryland, Volumes VII (1693 – 1697), XIII (1712 – 1716), and XIV (1716 – 1719)

 

Family Maps of Pike County, Alabama

 

 Family Maps of Butler County, Alabama

 

Steadfast to the Last: South Carolina Soldiers and Citizens Paroled with the Army of Northern Virginia and the Army of Tennessee at Appomattox, C.H., VA and Greensboro, NC April 9th and 26th, 1865

 

Index to Virginia Estates, 1800 – 1865.

 

South Carolina Quit Rents: 1772, 1773, 1774

 

South Carolina A Guide to County Records; Passports Issued by Governors of Georgia 1785 – 1809

 

Journal of the Grand Council of South Carolina August 25, 1671 – June 24, 1680

 

Journal of the Grand Council of South Carolina April 11, 1692 – September 26, 1692

 

Revolutionary Battles, Skirmishes, and Actions in South Carolina

 

America Moves West; An Historical Atlas of Kentucky and Her Counties

 

Barbados and Scotland Links, 1627 – 1877

 

Book of Crests of Scottish – American Clans

 

Civil War on the Virginia Peninsula

 

Dearest Carrie: Civil War Letters Home

 

Dearest of Captains: A Biography of Sally Louisa Tompkins

 

 Death Records of Gloucester County, VA, 1865 – 1890

 

 Directory of Scots Banished to the American Plantations, 1650 – 1775

 

 Discover Your Roots: How to Trace Your Family History

 

Early Adventurers on the Western Waters

 

 Early Settlers of Maryland

 

Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England, Ireland, and Scotland

 

Finding Your People in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia; Finding Your Roots

 

First Ladies; Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

 

Frontiersmen: A Narrative

 

 

Genealogical Research, Methods and Sources

 

Genealogical Research, Volume 2

 

Genealogy: How to Find Your Ancestors

 

George Washington’s Relations and Relationships in Fredericksburg, VA

 

 Governors’ Island

 

Gwynn’s Island Times: News Items from the Matthews Journal, 1905 – 1937 and the Gloucester – Mathews Gazette – Journal, 1937 – 1950

 

Hessian: The Classic Novel with a New Foreword; History of Pittsylvania County, VA

 

How the Scots Invented the Modern World

 

Index to Pennsylvania’s Colonial Records Series

 

Indiana: A New Historical Guide

 

Indiana to 1816, The Colonial Period; Jamestown Rediscovery III,  Kentucky Obituaries 1787 – 1854

 

Kentucky Records

 

Kings and Queens of Scotland

 

 Know Your Ancestors: A Guide to Genealogical Research

 

Madison County, KY, Court Order Book A, 1787 – 1791

 

Marriages in the New River Valley, VA, Montgomery, Floyd, Pulaski and Giles Counties

 

Mary Queen of Scotland and the Isles

 

Mary Queen of Scots

 

New Penguin History of Scotland From the Earliest Times to the Present Day

 

Northwest Ordinance 1787: A Bicentennial Handbook

 

 Omitted Chapters from Hotten’s Original Lists of Persons of Quality…and Others Who Went from Great Britain to the American Plantations, 1600 – 1700

 

Pennsylvania Line: A Research Guide to Pennsylvania Genealogy and Local History

 

Pioneers of Davidson County, TN

 

Pocket Book of America; Red River Settlers: Records of the Settlers of Northern Montgomery, Robertson, and Sumner Counties, TN

 

Register of Kentucky Historical Society (1990)

 

Revolutionary Soldiers in KY; Royalty for Commoners: The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England and Queen Philippa

 

Saving the Mattaponi

 

Scotch Irish Pioneers in Ulster and America

 

Scots in New England; Searching for Your Ancestors: The How and Why of Genealogy

 

Settlers of Maryland 1679 – 1700

 

Stratford Hall Plantation and the Lees of Virginia

 

Sunrise on the Rappahannock

 

Tennessee Cousins: A History of Tennessee People

 

Times Past: A Gloucester Notebook

 

Trumpets Sound No More

 

Twenty-Four Hundred Tennessee Pensioners: Revolution and War of 1812

 

Victory at Yorktown: The Campaign That Won the Revolution

 

Virginia Genealogical Research

 

Writings of Richard A. Roane, A Sanctified Believer.

 

1860 South Carolina Census Index (2 volumes)

 

 

Baldwin’s Hartsville, South Carolina City Directory, 1940, Supplement Edition; Basic Heraldry

 

Colonial Surry (Virginia); Kentucky: Off the Beaten Path

 

Indiana Way: A State History

 

Royal Descents of 500 Immigrants to the American Colonies or the United States

 

Orangeburgh District 1768 – 1868: History and Records

 

South Carolina’s Military Organizations During the War Between the States, Volumes 1 – 4

 

Aids for Genealogical Research

 

Businesses, Manufacturers, Merchants, and Tradesmen

 

Deed Mapper Manual

 

Fifth Federal Census, 1830 South Carolina, Kershaw County

 

Financial Condition for Lee County, SC 1928

 

Fourth Federal Census, 1820 South Carolina, Kershaw County

 

Guide to Selected Historical Sites in Kershaw County/District, SC

 

Historic Tours Darlington County

 

How to Write the Story of Your Life

 

National Archives in the Nation’s Capital: Information for Researchers

 

Self-Publishing Guide: How to Write, Print, and Sell Your Own Book

 

South Carolina State Census, 1839: A Schedule of the White Population of Kershaw District, SC

 

Third Federal Census, 1810 South Carolina, Kershaw County

 

Turning Memories Into Memoirs: A Handbook for Writing Lifestories.

 

The Whiddon Heritage

 

Atkinson and Morgan Genealogy.

 

 

Abstracts of the Wills and Estates Records of Rowan County, NC. 1753 – 1805 and Rowan County Tax Lists of  1759  and 1778; Rowan County, NC Tax Lists 1757 – 1800

 

Claims Presented to the Court of Augusta [County, VA] 21 March 1782 – March 1785

 

Marriage Notices from Richmond, VA Newspapers 1821 – 1840

 

Death Notices from Richmond, VA Newspapers, 1841 – 1853; Virginia Historical Index, Volumes I and II; Virginia Wills and Administrations, 1632 – 1800

 

Virginia Northern Neck Land Grants, Volume I: 1694 – 1742, Volume II: 1742 – 1775, Volume III: 1775 – 1800

 

1815 Directory of Virginia Landowners & Gazetteer, Volume 1: Central Region, Volume 2: South Central Region, Volume 3: Eastern Region, Volume 4: Northern Region, Volume 5: Southwestern Region, Volume 6: Northwestern Region

 

Marriage and Death Notices Abstracted from the Fayetteville Observer

 

Welsh Settlement of Pennsylvania

 

South Carolina’s Royal Grants, Volume Four, Grant Books 25 Through 31, 1772 – 1775

 

Marriage and Death Notices From the Southern Presbyterian, Volume I, 1847 – 1865

 

Welsh Settlement of Pennsylvania

 

Virginia Colonial Abstracts: Series 2, Volume 1:Northumberland County, Virginia, 1678 – 1713

 

Virginia Colonial Abstracts: Series 2, Volume 6: Records of Prince George County, Virginia, 1666 – 1719

 

Marriage Bonds and Ministers’ Returns of Halifax County, Virginia, 1753 – 1800

 

Marriages of Orange County, Virginia, 1747 – 1810

 

Abstracts of Wills, Inventories & Accounts: Patrick County, Virginia, 1791 – 1823

 

 Abstracts of South Carolina Plats Books 20, 21, and 22 (1784 – 1788).

North Carolina Freedman’s Savings & Trust Company Records

 

North Carolina Ancestor Exchange

 

Abstracts of Deeds, Craven County, NC, Books 20 – 24

 

Abstracts of Deeds, Craven County, NC, Books 25 – 28

 

Index to Anson County, NC Deeds, 1749 – 1858

 

Burke County, NC, Land Records 1779 – 1790 and Important Miscellaneous Records 1777 – 1800, Volume II

 

Old Churches, Ministers, and Families of Virginia

 

Steadfast to the Last.

 

SC State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors

 

Thomas L. Yarborough Family History

 

Inscriptions of Live Oak Cemetery

 

History of Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Circa 1814 – 2008.

 

 

Gift from the Estate of John Kelley Segars:

 

Files: 1790 Census; 1800 Census; 1810 Census; 1820 Census; 1830 Census; 1840 Census; 1850 Census; 1860 Census; 1870 Census; 1900 Census;  Lee County Early Families, Miscellaneous; Lee County Deeds and Plats; Kershaw County Plats and Deeds; Untitled File containing information on Sherman’s March through South Carolina; “Union Soldiers and Their Attitudes on Sherman’s Savannah and Carolina’s Campaigns,” Thesis by Joseph Thomas Glatthaar; “Union Troops Near Kelleytown: February – March 1865 Accounts from Official War Records by John Segars (also contains maps and Latitude / Longitude of elements of 15th Army Corps); Accounts of Union Troops in Lee County, 1865; 15th Army Corps; Official Records; Accounts of Union Troops from Illinois; Accounts of Union Troops from Indiana; Accounts of Union Troops from Iowa; Accounts of Union Troops from Michigan; Accounts of Union Troops from Minnesota; Accounts of Union Troops from Missouri; Accounts of Union Troops from Ohio; and Accounts of Union Troops from Wisconsin.

 

Files General Assembly Petitions: (ND = No Date) ND #109 Witherspoon’s Ferry; ND #218 Election Managers; ND #947 Skinner’s Bridge; ND #949 Skinner’s Bridge; ND #950 Skinner’s Bridge; ND #1024 Navigation; ND #1025 Navigation; ND #1026 Navigation; ND #1027 Navigation; ND #1028 Navigation; ND #1067 Navigation; ND #1202 ? Bridge; ND #1249 Jones Bridge; ND #1346 McCallum’s Ferry; ND #1529 Newman’s Ferry; ND #1624 ? Bridge; ND #2624 Bank; ND #3058 Durant’s Ferry; ND #3155 Bishopville; Petitions 1842+ Duplicate Set; ND #3273 Durant’s Ferry; ND #3376 Navigation; ND #3377 Navigation; ND #3378 Navigation; ND #3380 Obstruction of Fish; ND #3381 Obstruction of Fish; ND #3382 Navigation; ND #3383 Navigation; ND #3384 Navigation; ND #3409 Kelley Bridge; ND #3732 Durant’s Ferry; ND #3736 Bishopville; ND #3801 Skinner’s Landing; ND #3802 Skinner’s Landing; ND #3803 Hudson’s Bridge; ND #3804 Hudson’s Bridge; ND #4548 Lawrence Bridge; ND #4549 Jones Bridge; ND #4550 Timmons Bridge; ND #4551 Fields’ Bridge; ND #4553 Sanders’ Bridge; ND #4554 Sanders’ Bridge; ND #4555 Sanders’ Bridge; ND #5258 Lawrence Bridge; ND #5259 Lynch’s Creek Ferry; ND #5260 Jones’ Bridge; ND #5597 Darlington; ND #5842 Navigation; ND #5852 Navigation; ND #5889 Sanders’ Bridge; and 1836 #6  Navigation.