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Cumberland County
Genealogy Reference
Books

In the hope of creating a page listing reference books which may either be in or out of print distribution this page is intended to list books which reference family information useful to researchers.


Publications of the North Cumberland Historical Society are indicated by: *
(contact information available on the Links Page)

* 46 ACRES, 5 HOGGS, AND A FAMILY
by G.R. Vincent

Blood on the Coal
The Story of the Springhill Mining Disasters
by Roger David Brown
Lancelot Press 1976

BROWNELL GENEALOGY
by J. Archer Brownell
published 1989


* CEMETERIES OF NORTH CUMBERLAND
by Joyce Aitchison Wills

THE CHIGNECTO ISTHMUS, AND IT'S FIRST SETTLERS
by Howard Trueman
first published 1902 by Wm. Briggs, Toronto

* CHURCHES AND CLERGY OF NORTH CUMBERLAND
by Harry R. Brown
Published by North Cumberland Historical Society, 1975

THE CIVIL SWORD
James Delancey's Westchester Refugees
by Gerald R. Vincent
Cobequid Press

* DANIEL TEED, U.E.L., AND HIS DESCENDENTS
by Harvey Gullon

* DESCENDENTS OF JOHN PALMER OF WENTWORTH, NOVA SCOTIA
by Ralph Palmer

* DESCENDENTS OF STEPHEN CANFIELD, U.E.L., 1754-1841
by Irvine Scarlett

Fenwick 1778-1978
By Myrtle Chappell

* GRAVESTONE INSCRIPTIONS - WESTCHESTER, ROSE, CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NOVA SCOTIA
by Joyce Aitchison Wills

* HENRY GESNER PINEO
by James F. Smith

A HISTORY OF FORT LAWRENCE TIMES, TIDES & TOWNS
by Gladys Trenholm, Miep Norden, Josephine Trenholm

* HISTORY OF PUGWASH
by James F. Smith
Published by North Cumb. Historical Society, 1978

History of The United Baptist Church Springhill, N.S. 1883-1909 1909-1983
James D. Davidson & Lillian H. Allbon
Sackville Tribune Press

* INDEX TO HISTORY OF PUGWASH
by C.J. Stevens

* LORE OF NORTH CUMBERLAND
by Harry Brown and others
Published by North Cumb. Historical Society
Includes area between Northport, Malagash, and Wentworth

LUSBY FAMILY HISTORY
by Doris Harkness
Story and Genealogy of Lusbys

* MALAGASH SALT
compiled and edited by J.R. MacQuarrie
Published by North Cumb. Historical Society

MIRACLE TOWN, SPRINGHILL, N.S.
by James B. Brown 1790-1982
Lancelot Press

* OLD PUGWASH FAMILIES
by James F. Smith

OXFORD, RECOLLECTIONS OF A SMALL TOWN
1791-1991

by Wendy Hargreaves Hunter

THE PIONEERS OF MALAGASH
Genealogical Record from Early Days
by Alexander M. Macnab

* SOME NORTH CUMBERLANDIANS PAST AND PRESENT
by Harry R. Brown

SOME CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NOVA SCOTIA CEMETERIES
by Susan A. Hill

READING, WRITING AND REMENISCING SPRINGHILL SCHOOLS IN RETROSPECT
by Bertha J. Campbell

* THOMAS HUESTIS, U.E.L., 1759-1851, AND HIS DESCENDENTS
by Harvey Gullon

* VALLEY OF THE REMSHEG
by Harry R. Brown

WINDHAM HILL IS HOME
A Rogers Genealogy
by Alice Rogers Nieman
Halcraft Printers Inc. Halifax, N.S. 1989


Please send your suggestions for book listings with a short bit of information about a books contents. Its our hope that in making a listing of known resources people will be able to make further inquiries as to finding a copy or posting a lookup request on either the query page or one of the Nova Scotia mailing lists.

Don't feel that sending in a book suggestion means a commitment to doing lookups but rather as simply as it suggests adding to the knowledge of what has been printed.

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Brian Grant-Paul
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