Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12
Colonial Families of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Volume 12 - Henry C. Peden, Jr. and F. Edward Wright. Volume 12 covers the following Somerset county surnames: Alexander, Ballard, Beauchamp, Boyce, Bozman/Bosman) Bredell, Brereton , Brookeshaw/Brookshire, Camperson/Campson, Chambers, Copes/Cope/Coap/Coop, Cord, Derrickson, Driskell, Dukes, Dukes (Worcester County), Elzey, Gilliss/Gilley, Heath, Peden/Paden/Paton, Prior/Pryor/Pryer, Riggin/Riggen, Roach/Roch, Teague/Teage, Tyler/Tylor, Wilson. This series draws from probate records (wills, inventories, administrations and balance books), land records (deeds, land patents, ejectments, land commissions), court records (criminal, civil and chancery), tax lists (particularly useful with families of Somerset, Worcester and Wicomico), church records, bible records, cemetery records, and published family histories (sometimes obscure).
2001, 5½x8½, paper, index, 310 pp.