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Pioneers in Woodland Park, Colorado Cemeteries By Nancy M. Boyd, Laura L. Moncrief
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Family histories for some of the early pioneers that followed their dreams into the Pike's Peak gold country and now rest in the Woodland Park Cemeteries, Teller County, CO. Photos, complete name... More > index, 230 pages.< Less
DELPH By Laura Lee Moncrief
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Delph: Some Descendants of Peter Delph of Grayson County, Virginia (1751-1837) is a result of over 30 years of personal research on Peter Delph and his wife Eve Richbaker/Richenbaker and their 12... More > children. This book covers many of their descendants including 5 generations of their son Daniel Delph (1775-1860) of Hawkins County, Tennessee. Also included are several generations of allied families: Jacob Castle (ca. 1717-1780s) of Orange and Augusta Counties, Virginia; Reuben Debord (1758-1840s) of Washington County, Virginia; Zachariah Salyer (ca. 1730-1789) of North Carolina and Russell County, Virginia; Josiah Tignor (ca. 1772-1850s) of King William, Grayson and Russell Counties, Virginia; and Moses Wells (ca. 1750-1836) of Wythe and Smyth Counties, Virginia. There are 90 pages of documents and photographs and a complete name index.< Less
Squire-Brown-Burton By Laura Moncrief
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John Squire was born 1854 in Devon, England; sent to Logan County, IL in the 1860s where he worked to pay off his ship fare; walked to Douglas County, MO in the early 1880s and founded Squires, MO in... More > 1882. This book provides his family history as well as those of his wife, Martha "Frankie" Brown. Her grandfathers were Lyhue Brown a native of Kentucky and pioneer in Taney County, MO by 1837; and William Burton from White County, TN, pioneer of Taney County, MO in 1840s. Many photos and complete index.< Less
Florissant, Colorado Pioneer Cemetery--The Stories Behind the Tombstones By Laura Lee Moncrief, Nancy M. Boyd
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The Stories Behind the Tombstones. They were all following a dream--these pioneers buried at the Florissant Cemetery. Some dreamt of finding gold. Others just wanted more land or healthier air to... More > breathe. These are the stories of 109 pioneers. Many were infants and children--small footprints left behind while their parents went on searching for their dreams. Florissant, Colorado was established in 1870 by Judge James Castello. Others followed and in 1876 there were about 70 pioneers in the Florissant area. By the time of the 1880 U.S. Federal census, there were 200 men, women, and children from 19 states and immigrants from 9 countries. This book of 220 pages consists of family genealogies, photos of each pioneer tombstone, and a complete index of over 500 surnames. The authors donated their time and resources; therefore, 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be used to purchase tombstones for those pioneers who do not have any.< Less
Florissant, Colorado Pioneer Cemetery--The Stories Behind the Tombstones By Laura Lee Moncrief, Nancy M. Boyd
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The Stories Behind the Tombstones. They were all following a dream--these pioneers buried at the Florissant Cemetery. Some dreamt of finding gold. Others just wanted more land or healthier air to... More > breathe. These are the stories of 109 pioneers. Many were infants and children--small footprints left behind while their parents went on searching for their dreams. Florissant, Colorado was established in 1870 by Judge James Castello. Others followed and in 1876 there were about 70 pioneers in the Florissant area. By the time of the 1880 U.S. Federal census, there were 200 men, women, and children from 19 states and immigrants from 9 countries. This book of 220 pages consists of family genealogies, photos of each pioneer tombstone, and a complete index of over 500 surnames. The authors donated their time and resources; therefore, 100% of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be used to purchase tombstones for those pioneers buried in this cemetery who do not have any.< Less
DEAN & PENIX By Laura Lee Moncrief
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This book is a result of 30 years of personal research on Ellis Dean, Sr. (1760s-1818) of Scott County, Virginia with 4 generations of his known descendants including Andrew Dean (1793-1870s) and his... More > wife Margaret Penix. Included are 2 generations of the descendants of Joshua Penix (1760s-1827) who was one of the early settlers in Fort Boonesboro, Kentucky in 1777. There is also a brief Chapter on John Cathey (1710-1764) of Rowan County, North Carolina. John Cathey was the father of Ann Cathey who married Joshua Penix in 1784. There are 31 documents and photographs and a complete name index.< Less
DEAN & PENIX By Laura Lee Moncrief
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This book is a result of 30 years of personal research on Ellis Dean, Sr. (1760s-1818) of Scott County, Virginia with 4 generations of his known descendants including Andrew Dean (1793-1870s) and his... More > wife Margaret Penix. Included are 2 generations of the descendants of Joshua Penix (1760s-1827) who was one of the early settlers in Fort Boonesboro, Kentucky in 1777. There is also a brief Chapter on John Cathey (1710-1764) of Rowan County, North Carolina. John Cathey was the father of Ann Cathey who married Joshua Penix in 1784. There are over 50 pages of documents and photographs and a complete name index.< Less