Biographical Sketches of the Pioneer Preachers of Indiana

Biographical Sketches of the Pioneer Preachers of Indiana

Madison Evans

From the Preface: ‘If the book shall prolong for a single day the remembrance of those holy men—if it shall inspire with fresh courage only one soldier of the cross who is about to falter in the long line of battle—or if it shall in any way contribute to the edification of the saints, and the advancement of the Redeemer’s kingdom, the result will be altogether satisfactory to THE AUTHOR.’ Some dramatic words there. The men he is…

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Early Settlers of Alabama

Early Settlers of Alabama

James Edmonds Saunders

This is Part 1 of Early Settlers Of Alabama. From the Introduction: ‘Most lovingly does Colonel Saunders relate the story of her people, from the humblest mechanic at his forge, to the noble Governor in his chair of State. Her whilom ministers, merchants, lawyers, planters, statesmen, come, at his gentle summons near, and take on the semblance of the vivid life they lived. Youth and lovers, the jest, the chase—threads of gold in the noble…

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The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts

The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts

David W. Hoyt

The Old Families Of Salisbury And Amesbury, Massachusetts, With some Related Families of Newbury, Haverhill, Ipswich, and Hampton. From the Introduction: “In gathering material for his “Genealogical History of the Hoyt, Haight, and Hight Families,” and in tracing his own ancestry in other lines, the compiler of these records collected a mass of materials which it seemed desirable to preserve in some form more durable than manuscript…

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Pennsylvania Genealogies

Pennsylvania Genealogies

William Henry Egle

Pennsylvania Genealogies, chiefly Scottish-Irish and German: from the Preface: ‘This volume is the author’s contribution to the Genealogy of his native State. It is the result of years of conscientious labor in this neglected field of our State History, and comprises only a portion of the material which he has gathered.’

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