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the freshest Advices, Buckingham County, Virginia Genealogical Records from Newspapers, 1736-1850 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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A transcription of Newspaper Articles concerning Buckingham county Virginia covering the period from 1736-1850. More than 75,000 newspaper issues were searched, within 140 newspaper titles from which... More > over 2,000 articles were transcribed. The three-column, 56-page index, contains some 10,700 entries that locate more than 16,700 references, among which are several thousand named women and children and 523 named slaves. Within this compilation, is an important addition to the historical and genealogical sources available for this burned county. The reader will happily find here, a discriminating selection of the “freshest Advices” of the sort that slaked the thirst for intelligence and for the amusement of yeomen, tavern patrons, gentry and wealthy planters all. The reader will discover many interesting facets of the life and history of this county; some tragic, some funny, some fascinating and some hard to believe. A delightful and fascinating excursion into a bygone era of Buckingham county, Virginia.< Less
The Revolutionary War Diary of Major William Croghan By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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Get discount code at: http://www.lulu.com/promos/current-specials ; enter code at Lulu.com checkout. Three detachments of Virginia soldiers were dispatched in the last months of 1779 to proceed to... More > South Carolina to aid in the defense of Charleston. A member of the 1st Virginia Regiment, Major William Croghan belonged to this group who were, on account of the rivers being so solidly frozen that ships could not move, obliged to march the 800 miles from the Jerseys to Sullivan’s Island in South Carolina’s Charleston Harbor. Major Croghan kept an itinerant diary which reveals the hardships, and pleasures, experienced by this group of more than 700 patriots. Extensive index. Third Edition. Full color front and back covers. Interior printed in black and white.< Less
Michael Sword, Ancestry and Historical Narrative By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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Get discount code at: http://www.lulu.com/promos/current-specials ; enter code at Lulu.com checkout. This book is the result of several years of diligent research, the purpose of which was to prove... More > the ancestry of Michael Sword and to document his Revolutionary War record. Michael Sword is the descendant of German immigrants who first arrived in Philadelphia in 1737. He served in the Revolution in the Army and was in battles at Brandywine, Germantown, and Charleston,SC. This book will be of interest to genealogists and those interested in military history and especially of interest to those researching the Sword family of Russell County, Virginia. Indexed. Fourth Edition. Full color front and back covers. Interior printed in black and white.< Less
Personal Property Tax Lists of Buckingham County, Virginia, Vol. 2, 1792-1802 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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Get discount code at: http://www.lulu.com/promos/current-specials ; enter code at Lulu.com checkout. “The census taker came every ten years and often missed people. The tax collector came every... More > year and seldom missed anyone.” Few Buckingham County records survived the 1869 fire, making this tax list a valuable one. Spans 11 years, 14,355 individual records, 47,180 tithes, >600 surnames, summary tables, graphs & much other information. Includes taxpayers names, male cohabitants, slaves, horses, riding carriages and ordinary licenses. The originals' format and all information preserved. Includes preface, introduction, historical background, detailed explanations of the book’s features, alternate surname spellings and abbreviations, a user's guide, population estimation, appendices and a complete bibliography and reference section to aid continued research. 130 page index, 261 pages of transcribed records of every name, enabling rapid assembly of information needed from a succession of years for analysis.< Less
Personal Property Tax Lists of Buckingham County, Virginia, Vol. 1, 1764-1792 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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_Casewrap Hardcover_. At Lulu.com, In Author Spotlight page (link above), look under "About Randy Crouse" for Discount Code. Buckingham County suffered significant loss of its early court... More > records making this tax list transcription a valuable one. Spanning a period of 29 years (1764,1773-4,1782-92) with over 12,700 individual records, statistical tables and graphs, plus a host of other information that will illuminate the lives and social structure of the county during the late Colonial and early Federal period. Information varies by year, but the curious researcher will find much of interest here. Included are the names of the taxpayers, their taxable male cohabitants, their slaves' names, number of their slaves, horses and cattle along with other taxable items like riding carriages and acres of land. Features a 160 page index of every name, allowing the researcher to quickly assemble the information needed in successive years for genealogical, historical, sociological or demographic analysis.< Less
Russell County Virginia Marriages, 1923-1935 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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*Casewrap Hardcover* *In Author Spotlight page (link above), look under "About" to find additional Discount Code.* A transcription of all information in the Russell County, Virginia... More > Marriage register for the period. A total of 2,746 marriages including some 19,000 individuals were transcribed beginning in 1923 and ending in 1935. Separate groom and bride indices, sorted by surname, are provided. The register contains the names of the parents, ages, birthplaces, marital condition, and residences of the parties and the groom’s occupation. Marriage and Occupational statistics are compiled for each year and summarized in tables and graphs. All entries were checked and rechecked using primary sources. This book will be of interest to those tracing family history in Russell County, Virginia, sociologists, demographers and students of depression era Central Appalachia. Includes photos of some of the couples whose marriages are listed here.< Less
Personal Property Tax Lists of Buckingham County, Virginia 1764-1792 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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At Lulu.com, In Author Spotlight page (link above), look under "About" to find additional Discount Code. Buckingham County suffered significant loss of its early court records. This... More > scarcity of records makes this tax list transcription a valuable one. Spanning a period of 29 years (1764,1773-4,1782-92) with over 12,700 individual records, statistical tables and graphs, plus a host of other information that will illuminate the lives and social structure of the county during the late Colonial and early Federal period. Information varies by year, but the curious researcher will find much of interest here. Included are the names of the taxpayers, their taxable male cohabitants, their slaves' names, number of their slaves, horses and cattle along with other taxable items like riding carriages and acres of land. Features a 160 page index of every name, allowing the researcher to quickly assemble the information needed in successive years for genealogical, historical, sociological or demographic analysis.< Less
Russell County, Virginia Marriages, 1900-1923 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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Full color print version; Casewrap-hardcover binding. A transcription of the Russell County, Virginia marriage register covering the years from 1900 to 1923. A total of 5,100 marriages are included... More > with separate indices sorted by groom surname and by bride surname. The register also contains the names of the parents, ages, birthplaces, marital condition, the groom’s occupation and residences of the parties. Marriage and Proportional Occupational Statistics are compiled for each year and there is a summary table and graphs. This will be a valuable aid to genealogical researchers trying to trace family history in Russell County in the early 20th century and also to those interested in social dynamics, demographics, and population statistics of the era. Third Edition, 1st issue. Full color front and back covers. figures and graphs printed in full color with black and white text.< Less
Russell County, Virginia Marriages, 1923-1935 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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In Author Spotlight page (link above), look under "About" to find additional Discount Code. A transcription of all information in the Russell County, Virginia Marriage register for the... More > period. A total of 2,746 marriages including some 19,000 individuals were transcribed beginning in 1923 and ending in 1935. Separate groom and bride indices, sorted by surname, are provided. The register contains the names of the parents, ages, birthplaces, marital condition, and residences of the parties and the groom’s occupation. Marriage and Occupational statistics are compiled for each year and summarized in tables and graphs. All entries were checked and rechecked using primary sources. This book will be of interest to those tracing family history in Russell County, Virginia, sociologists, demographers and students of depression era Central Appalachia. Includes photos of some of the couples whose marriages are listed here.< Less
Russell County, Virginia Marriages, 1900-1923 By Randy F. McNew Crouse
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At Lulu.com, in Author Spotlight page (link above), look under "About" to find additional Discount Code. A transcription of the Russell County, Virginia marriage register covering the years... More > from 1900 to 1923. A total of 5,100 marriages are included with separate indices sorted by groom surname and by bride surname. The register also contains the names of the parents, ages, birthplaces, marital condition, the groom’s occupation and residences of the parties. Marriage and Proportional Occupational Statistics are compiled for each year and there is a summary table and graphs. This will be a valuable aid to genealogical researchers trying to trace family history in Russell County in the early 20th century and also to those interested in social dynamics, demographics, and population statistics of the era. Third Edition, 1st issue. Full color front and back covers. Interior printed in black and white.< Less