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RABBIT TRACKS TABLE OF CONTENTS, Volumes 16-20 (1998-2002)

Volumes 1-5Volumes 6-10Volumes 11-15Volumes 16-20Volumes 21-25

VOLUME 16, NUMBER 1, SPRING 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Some Ventura County Residents--1883 1
RESEARCH 6
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 8
BOOK REVIEWS 11
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Halberts/Numa/Burke's Peerage Controversy 12
What Made Great-Grandpa Move. A List of Some Economic Factors 14
A Bucktail Relative 15
SudorAnglicus 1485-1555 and 1996 Tentative Conclusions 16
Local Name in Each State. Conclusion 17
Wars on Kisses 23
QUERIES 24
VOLUME 16, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Ventura County 1900 Page 27
Inhabitants of Simi, 1912-1913 Page 28
Victims of the St. Francis Dam Disaster of March 12-13, 1928 Page 30
RESEARCH TIPS Page 33
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS Page 35
BOOK REVIEWS Page 39
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
U. S. Migration Patterns: Annotated Bibliography Page 40
City Directories at the Los Angeles Public Library Page 43
Some Inhabitants of London in 1925 Page 45
Snow and Ice in August, 1816; Year Without A Summer Page 47
Are You Helping Your Descendants With Their Genealogy Page 49
Statistical Census of San Buenaventura Mission, 1813 Page 49
QUERIES Page 50
VOLUME 16, NUMBER 3, FALL 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Ventura County Pioneer Society 53
Here's Original Pioneers' List 53
County to Move Rock 54
Service Today Dedicating Rock At Foster Park 55
Quake History In California Dating Back To April, 1769 58
Warring Family Prominent In Sespe History In Old Days
And At The Present 60
RESEARCH TIPS 60
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 63
BOOK REVIEWS 67
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Tip For Getting Better Service From CA Office of Vital Records 67
Wartime Romance -- Captain And Mrs. Charles Du Vernet 68
Some Inhabitants of London in 1925, Part 2 70
QUERIES 73
VOLUME 16, NUMBER 4, WINTER 1998 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
The Pico Family 77
RESEARCH TIPS 82
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 84
BOOK REVIEWS 87
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Clara's Album 88
AtoZ Checklist of Fact Sources 94
QUERIES 95
VOLUME 17, NUMBER 1, SPRING 1999 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Welcome to Conejo Valley -- 1955 1
Scenes of Newbury Park Academy 1
Newbury Park Academy, Class of 1949 3
Arbolada Was Created To Be Another Spot Of Beauty 4
BOOK REVIEWS 6
RESEARCH TIPS 7
PERODICAL GLEANINGS 10
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
In Memorium, Jesse Paul Eye 5
The Sespe 14
The Life Of Sarah A. McArthur 17
QUERIES 20
VOLUME 17 NUMBER 2, SUMMER 1999 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Camarillo Family Mausoleum 23
Japanese Cemetery 24
Springville Cemetery 28
Meiners Oaks Was "Cheery Acres" 30
1917 Road Map of Ventura County, California 33
Springville -- A Place That Used To Be 34
RESEARCH TIPS 34
GLEANINGS 37
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Put A Query On The Internet 41
Company C History (A Union Company in the Civil War) 42
Information -- Another Possible Source 44
QUERIES 44
INDEX 46
VOLUME 17, NUMBER 3, FALL 1999 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1900 US Census, Ventura County, California - Simi Township, Part 1 49
RESEARCH TIPS 54
GLEANINGS 56
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Conejo Valley Genealogical Society, Special Collections Materials
Handling Procedures 60
The Standring Collection 61
Life Is So Much Better Now 63
Encounter With A Family -- Hans Herr/Peter Seiler Descendants 64
Descendants of Hans Herr 64
Descendants of Peter Seiler 66
Names of Old Occupations 67
Early Family History - Louis Barada and Maria Bequet 70
Using Two and Three Letter Codes to Identify States and Countries 71
QUERIES 71
VOLUME 17, NUMBER 4, WINTER 1999 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1900 US Census, Ventura County, California - Simi Township, Part 2 75
Matilija Canyon Camp Was A Boxing Mecca 79
RESEARCH TIPS 81
GLEANINGS 83
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Grand View Memorial Park, Section E, Glendale, California 87
QUERIES 94
VOLUME 18 NUMBER 1, SPRING 2000 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1900 US Census, Ventura County, California - Simi Township, Part 3 (Final) 1
RESEARCH TIPS 6
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 8
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Grand View Memorial Park, Glendale, California, Section E, Part 2 12
Flags That Have Flown Over California 20
QUERIES 22
VOLUME 18, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2000 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1920 US Census, Ventura County, California- Conejo Precinct 27
RESEARCH TIPS 32
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 34
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Grand View Memorial Park, Glendale, California, Section E, Part 3 38
Flags That Have Flown Over California, Part 2 41
Alfred Johnson's Story 43
QUERIES 48
Query Form 49
VOLUME 18, NUMBER 3, FALL 2000 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1916 Voter Registration, Ventura County, California- Camarillo 53
RESEARCH TIPS 59
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 61
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
A Wish For Mrs. Monroe 65
Grand View Memorial Park, Glendale, California, Section E, Part 4, Conclusion 66
Flags That Have Flown Over California, Part 3 69
Alfred Johnson's Story, Conclusion 71
A Visit (a poem) 76
QUERIES 77
VOLUME 18, NUMBER 4, WINTER 2000 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
1916 Voter Registration, Ventura County, California - Conejo Election Precinct 81
RESEARCH TIPS 84
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 86
BOOK REVIEW 92
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Some Notable Participants in the Black Hawk War 91
Flags That Have Flown Over California, Celebrating California's
Sesquicentennial, Conclusion 93
Some Descendants Of Georg Valentin Metzger, Also Known As Valentine Butcher, and a Brief History Of The Butcher Families Of Jackson and Union Counties In Illinois, Part 1 96
QUERIES 98
VOLUME 19, NUMBER 1 SPRING 2001
LOCAL HISTORY
The Friedrich Family Of The Conejo Valley 1
City Directory of Ventura County, California - 1875, part 1 2
RESEARCH TIPS 9
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 11
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Some Descendants Of Georg Valentin Metzger, Also Known As Valentine Butcher, and a Brief History Of The Butcher Families Of Jackson and Union Counties In Illinois, Part 2 15
Mormon Immigration Index 19
QUERIES 22
VOLUME 19, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2001
LOCAL HISTORY
City Directory of Ventura County, California- 1875, Part 2 25
RESEARCH TIPS 31
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 34
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Some Descendants Of Georg Valentin Metzger, Also Known As Valentine Butcher, and a Brief History Of The Butcher Families Of Jackson and Union Counties In Illinois, Conclusion 37
QUERIES -- Seminar Surname Wall 42
VOLUME 19, NUMBER 3, FALL 2001
LOCAL HISTORY
City Directory of Ventura County, California- 1875, part 3 49
The Progressive Map of 1924 55
RESEARCH TIPS 57
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 59
ON OUR BOOK SHELVES (Polish Section) 62
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Family Historians, Beware The Obituary: Or "It Ain't Necessarily So" 63
QUERIES 65
VOLUME 19, NUMBER 4 WINTER 2001
LOCAL HISTORY
City Directory of Ventura County, California- 1875, Conclusion 67
RESEARCH TIPS 73
PERIODICAL GLEANINGS 76
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
What Do These Names Have In Common? 72
Diary of a Civil War Soldier - William Jeptha Randolph, Part One 79
QUERIES 84
VOLUME 20, NUMBER 1, SPRING 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
The Hunt Family of Conejo Valley 2
Genealogies of Early Conejo Families 5
RESEARCH TIPS 6
PERIODICAL GLEANING 9
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
My Article in a National Index???!!! 13
The Search for My Elusive Great Grandfather Buske 13
Diary of a Civil War Soldier – William Jeptha Randolph, Part Two 14
Armorial Bearings (Coat of Arms) of the CVGS 21
How to Write a Query 26
FROM OUR LIBRARY
CD Review: 1880 Census and National Index 23
Holdings of Local Interest 25
QUERIES 27
VOLUME 20, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
A Double Wedding Ceremony at the Old Conejo Hotel
by Miriam Sprankling 30
Moorpark Union High School Annuals, 1923-1929, 1941 (Part I) extracted by Gayle Soles 31
RESEARCH TIPS by Anne Butcher 32
GLEANINGS by Jana Swanson 39
BOOK REVIEWS by Lois Habel Burlo 42
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
The Gilmore Girls of the 1890's in Kansas by Helen Buske Wyers 44
Another Way to Use the Soundex by Nancy Kilbourn 46
Changes at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City by Gayle Soles 47
An Aid to Deciphering Old Death Certificates 48
Diary of a Civil War Soldier -- William Jeptha Randolph, Part Three 53
Finding Your Ancestors When There Are No Records
a lecture by Annie Lloyd 60
Why Is It Called Conejo Valley? by Nancy Kilbourn 63
FROM OUR LIBRARY
The Grant Brimhall Library Holdings of Local Interest, Part II
by Sandy Fahrnbruch 62
QUERIES 64
VOLUME 20, NUMBER 3, FALL 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Moorpark Union High School Annuals, 1923-1929, 1941 (Part II)
Extracted by Gayle Soles 70-73
The Rancher and the School Teacher
by Miriam Sprankling 83-84
Timber School Register, 1892
Submitted by Miriam Sprankling 84-85
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Scottish Research Submitted by Nancy Kilbourn 73
Revolutionary Town Records of Conway, Massachusetts: Featuring Abel Densmore
Extracted by Helen Buske Wyers 74-78
Patriots Samuel and Phinehas Whitney of Westminster, MA
By Sandra Whitney Fahrnbruch 79-80
Ancestors of David Leslie Pinckney By David Leslie Pinckney 81-82
Don and Doņa By Nancy Kilbourn 82
Diary of a Civil War Soldier -- William Jeptha Randolph, Part Four
Submitted by Martha and Randolph Griffith 86
Seminar Surname Wall Compiled by Delores Pederson 91-94
FROM OUR LIBRARY
Holdings of Local Interest, Part III
by Sandy Fahrnbruch 95
RESEARCH TIPS by Anne Butcher 96-98
GLEANINGS FROM OUR QUARTERLY EXCHANGES by Jan Swanson 98
QUERIES 101
VOLUME 20, NUMBER 4, WINTER 2002 Page
LOCAL HISTORY
Moorpark Union High School Annuals, 1923-1929, 1941 (Part III)
Extracted by Gayle Soles 107
The Haigh Family of the Conejo Valley
by Miriam Sprankling 123
BOOK REVIEWS by Lois Habel Burlo 109-110
RESEARCH TIPS by Anne Butcher 110-113
GLEANINGS FROM OUR QUARTERLY EXCHANGES by Jan Swanson 113-115
FROM OUR MEMBERS AND OUR FILES
Ahnentafel of Fredrick Edwin Ferguson 117
Diary of a Civil War Soldier -- William Jeptha Randolph, Part Five
Submitted by Martha and Randolph Griffith 118
Are You Coming or Going? by Sandy Fahrnbruch 125
FROM OUR LIBRARY
Newly-Shelved Books 106
Holdings of Local Interest, Part IV
by Sandy Fahrnbruch 116
QUERIES 126


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