Christmas at The Odom Library...thanks to you!
Our book budget is almost nil. Thanks to the stock market, like many of
our reader's budgets, The Odom Library's book budget has been zapped.
However, thanks to our readers and patrons, our collection continues to
Geraldine Dewitt-Edwards of Rancho Cordova, California has donated
fourteen books to the collection in Moultrie. The books include: Emison
Families Revised; The Emison Families Revised; Supplement 1962; Final
Supplement (1969) to The Emison Families; Old Kentucky Entries and Deeds;
Early Kentucky Tax Records; Biennial Report of the Adjutant General of
Illinois; How to Research a Family with Illinois Roots; John and Alexander
dickey; Immigrants 1772; Museum of Westward Expansion; A Photographic
Collection; French Colonists and Exiles in the United States; Guide to
Civil War Records; Confederate Research Sources; Kinship It's All Relative
and Kentucky Marriages.
John Goodwin of
Winter Park, Florida has gifted the library with Civil War Records of
Jefferson County, Alabama.
We appreciate the
gifts of Mr. and Mrs. R.C. Edwards of Thomasville, Georgia who have given
South Carolina Deed Abstracts 1719-1772 and African-American Life on the
Southern Hunting Plantation.
The late Barbara Johnson of Moultrie donated The Beginner's Guide to
Danish Genealogical Records to the collection.
Merle Baker of
Norman Park, Georgia made a gift of: A Treasury of Civil War Tales; The
Dictionary of Genealogy - A Guide to British Ancestry Research;
Louisiana's Architectural & Archaeological Legacies; Historic Mason
County, Michigan 1980; Pictorial History of East Point, Georgia and The
History of Sedgwick County, Colorado, Vol. II.
David M. Graham
of Beverly Beach, Florida has donated Graham Genealogy & Other Families:
Tipton, Fuller, Pennell, Campbell.
Dewitt-Edwards of Rancho Cordova, California sent another collection of
books for the library in Moultrie. This time, she sent 28 books for the
genealogy library. The books include Genealogical Research in England and
Wales, Vol. III; Tracing Your British Ancestors; Pre-1841 Censuses and
Population Listings in the British Isles; Our Ancestors - Scots, Picts and
Cymry; the Ancient Stones of Scotland; the Edwards in Scotland; Curious
Epistles in Scottish History; A History of Scotland; Genealogical Atlas of
the United States; American Genealogical Research at the DAR Washington,
DC; Where to Write for Vital Records; The Archives - A Guide to National
Archives Field Branches; Ingram Family History from England to America;
State Census Records; Computer Genealogy - A Guide to Research Through
High Technology; Ancestry's Guide to Research - Case Studies in American
Genealogy; Barbados Records Baptisms 1637-1800; The Octonia Grant;
Historic Roads of Virginia - Orange County Road Orders 1734-1749; Orange
County Land Patents; Orange County Road Orders 1750-1800; Cemeteries of
Roane County, Tennessee; Roane County, Tennessee Divorces 1807-1900;
Pocket Note History of Greene County, Tennessee; Marriages in Rockingham
County, Virginia 1778-1816; Greene County, Tennessee Tax Digests
1809-1817; St. David's Parish, South Carolina - Minutes of the Vestry
1768-1832; and Roster of the Volunteer Officers and Soldiers from Kentucky
in the War of 1812-1815.
If you have books
that you have "used up" in your own research...books that are collecting
dust on your shelves and crowding out books that you are currently
using...we can surely help you with your book problem! Just donate the
books to The Odom Library. You know, we are a 501 (c)(3) library - so
that anything you donate to us is tax deductible!
Just mail books
to the library if you can't bring them in person. If you utilize the
services of UPS or FedEx, send to The Odom Library, 204 5th St., SE,
Moultrie, Georgia. If you use the USPS, use The Odom Library, PO Box
2828, Moultrie, GA 31776-2828.