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2 edition of history of Cumberland found in the catalog.

history of Cumberland

Ferguson, Richard S.

history of Cumberland

by Ferguson, Richard S.

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Published by Elliot Stock in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Richard S. Ferguson.
SeriesPopular County Histories
The Physical Object
Pagination312p. ;
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19106200M

History of Cumberland. This page was last reviewed on January 2, Over years ago, in to be exact, J. W. Mackay slashed his way through dense underbrush along rugged hillsides to discover coal near the locale of a town site which today is rapidly regaining its title as one of Vancouver Island’s communities with a future. ACCESS Information Line begins at Anderson Street Library. Book theft system installed at Anderson Street Library. First Answer Book published. Library logo adopted. East Fayetteville Branch relocated to larger quarters. Dial-A-Story service begun. Fiftieth Anniversary of the Cumberland County Public Library celebrated.

Book Review: Cumberland, A History by Mary Bullard, University of Georgia Press, p. This book is a unique combination of scholarly research with associated speculation, and intimate personal involvement with resulting subjective views. Early history. The first record of the term "Cumberland" appears in , when the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle recorded that the area was ceded to Malcolm I by King Edmund of with Cymru, the native Welsh name for Wales, the names Cumberland and Cumbria are derived from *kombroges in Common Brittonic, which originally meant "compatriots". At the time of the Domesday Book in Government: Cumberland County Council (–).

W elcome to the Cumberland County, Illinois Genealogy web site. This site was established as a part of the Illinois GenWeb Project which is a part of the USGenWeb Project.. Cumberland County was created on March 2, from the southern part of Coles court house in Toledo burned to the ground in , thus official records for the period to are non-existent.   There are more twists and turns in the history of Cumberland Island and the Greene-Stafford-Carnegie memoirs than in the labyrinth of live oaks that still provide a canopy for the island’s wilderness. Famed historical figures like Eli Whitney and Robert E. Lee left their influence on the island, while the Carnegie Trust, which only expires.


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Lowdermilk's emphasis is on the pioneer, political, and military history of Cumberland, particularly the latter, which includes a description of Washington's first campaign, the Battle of Fort Necessity, Braddock's Expedition, and a history of the area during the period of the Civil War.5/5(1).

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The history of the county of Cumberland, and some places adjacent, from the earliest accounts to the present time: comprehending the local history of the county; its antiquities, the origin, genealogy, and present state of the principal families, with biographical notes; its mines, minerals, and plants, with other curiosities, either of nature or of art.

Cumberland Island, Georgia, is the largest of the Sea Islands of the southeastern United States. The long-staple Sea Island cotton was first grown here by a local family, the Millers, who helped Eli Whitney develop the cotton gin.

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_____ As early asGeorge Felt, born inlived in a stone garrison at Broad Cove, Casco Bay, on land which he had purchased of John Phillips, a Welchman, who had probably before occupied it, and.

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A history & genealogy of Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, Family History Library. A short history of Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Family History Library. Book of the centuries, official publication of the Cumberland-Carlisle bicentennial celebration: held at Carlisle, Pennsylvania, June 17 to Jto commemorate the th anniversaries of Cumberland.

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