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MORE FROM THE SHORE
Newsletter Highlights




One of the most exciting and useful benefits of LDGS membership is the included subscription to our great newsletter, "More From the Shore". Here are some highlights from our most recent issue (Spring 2014):


  • Descendancy Report: 4 generations of descendants of WILLIAM H. JONES, born in 1823
  • Article: Kendall Batson - A Sussex County Name
  • News Article: Old Delaware Families from a 1913 New York newspaper
  • Article and Photographs: The 1917 Eddystone Ammunition Plant Explosion
  • Transcription from an 1885 newspaper: A Romantic Story of a Worcester County blacksmith who fell heir to an earldom and a $4,000,000 fortune!
  • A member-submitted article: Delmar Colored School No. 212 ½, which operated from 1922 to 1965 in an area outside Delmar known as Frogtown
  • Article, Photographs: The Zinc Tombstone about a unique Berlin, Maryland grave marker.
  • Data Transcription: 1897 Divorce Acts from the Laws of Delaware, Titles of Private Acts
  • Article and Transcription: The Lumber and Coal Schooner—Barge Irma McIlvaine and a transcription of her log book
  • Article: EASTVILLE—WESTVILLE: Travel Patterns Between Delmarva and Gloucester and Mathews Counties in Virginia
  • Article, Portraits, and News Clippings: The Death of Ella Hearn, 1878 - a sensational Pocomoke City case
  • Article: Using the US Patent Office for Family Tree Research
  • Several shorter biographies and articles of interesting Delmarva historical events
  • Numerous interesting clippings of advertisements and news about folksy happenings from old area newspapers offering a tangible glimpse into the lives our ancestors lived
SURNAMES found in this issue include …
ABBOTT
ACKLAN
ADAMS
ADKINS
APPLESTEIN
ARDIS
ARGO
ASHBY
AYRES
BAILEY
BALLARD
BARNES
BATCHELDER
BATSON
BAYLY
BEACH
BELL
BELTON
BENNUM
BETELLE
BLACKBURN
BLADES
BLANDY
BLOYCE
BLUNT
BOGART
BOLTE
BONASCH
BONSALL
BOUNDS
BOWEN
BOYD
BOZMAN
BRAD
BRITTINGHAM
BROWNE
BRYANT
BRYDE
BULAH
BUNTING
BURBAGE
BURKE
BUTLER
BUXTON
BYNUM
CANNON
CAREY
CHAILE
CHANDLER
CLARK
CLAYTON
CLEE
COLE
COLGAIN
COLLINGS
COLLINS
COMPTON
COOKSEY
COOPER
CORSON
COULBORNE
COVINGTON
COX
CREW
CRIPPEN
CROUCH
CROWDER
CULLEN
CULVER
CURTIS
CUTLER
DAISEY
DANIELS
DASHIELL
DAVIS
DAVIS
DEAN
DEMBRY
DEMBY
DENNIS
DERICKSON
DERMAN
DERRICKSON
DeSHIELD
DETTMAR
DICKERSON
DICUS
DOLLOP
DORAN
DOUGHTY
DOUGLAS
DOWNS
DRYDEN
DUER
DUFFY
DUNCAN
DuPONT
DURHAM
DYKES
EASTWOOD
EDMOND
EHRINGER
ELIASON
ELLIS
ELZEY
ENGLAND
ENNIS
ESKRIDGE
ETHRIDGE
FARROW
FAUCETT
FIFE
FIGGS
FITCHETT
FITZHUGH
FLURER
FOOKS
FRANKLAU
FRYLINE
GARRETT
GERMAN
GIBBON
GISLER
GLACK
GLADDING
GOALDER
GORDON
GOSLEE
GRAY
GREEN
GREGG
GRIFFIN
GRIFFITH
GUNBY
HALES
HALL
HANDY
HANNAHS
HARNISH
HARRISON
HART
HASTINGS
HAVES
HEAL
HEARN
HERBERT
HERON
HEWARD
HICKMAN
HILL
HITCH
HODSON
HOFFMAN
HOLLAND
HOOPER
HOPKINS
HORSEY
HOTTEN
HOWARD
HUDSON
HUMPHREYS
HUNTER
HURLEY
HUSTON
ILIFFE
INSLEY
IRONSHIRE
JACKSON
JACOB
JAHNZ
JAMES
JARVIS
JOHNSON
JONES
JORDAN
KAMMER
KENNEY
KENT
KERBIN
KEYES
KIBBLE
KITCHEN
KOLLOCK
LANE
LANKFORD
LAYFIELD
LAYTON
LEDGER
LEWES
LOCKE
LONG
LOWE
LOWERY
MADDOX
MAGILLEY
MALONE
MALOY
MARRINER
MARSHAL
MARSHALL
MARTIN
MASON
MASSEY
MAXFIELD
MAYNE
McALLEN
McBRYDE
McILVAINE
MEARS
MEEKINS
MESSICK
MILLER
MISTER
MITCHELL
MONTESI
MORGAN
MUIR
NICHOLS
NOBLE
PARKER
PARKINSON
PARKS
PARSONS
PATE
PATTERSON
PAYNE
PERKINS
PHILLIPS
PHIPPIN
PHOEBUS
PIERCE
PILCHARD
POLLIT
POWELL
PRETTYMAN
PRICE
PRUITT
PURCELL
PURNELL
RAPP
RAYNE
RECORDS
REDDEN
REDMOND
REED
REVEL
REVILLE
REYBOLD
RICHARDSON
RICKERBY
RINGGOLD
ROACH
ROBERTSON
ROBINS
ROBINSON
RODNEY
ROGERS
ROSE
ROSS
ROWE
ROWLEY
RUARK
RULON
RUSELL
RUSSELL
RUST
SANDERSON
SCHOWDRICK
SCOFIELD
SCOTT
SCROGGS
SEILMAN
SEITZ
SHACKLEFORD
SHANDLEY
SHOLES
SHROM
SMILEY
SMITH
SMYLY
SNAPE
SNEAD
SOLES
SOMERS
SPADY
SPENCE
SPRINGER
STANLEY
STANTON
STEVENS
STEWORD
STROUD
STUART
STUBBLEFIELD
STURGES
STURGIS
SULLIVAN
TABO
TALLER


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