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The Resource In the shade of oaks : a story of American heritage, by Margaret Louise Harris

In the shade of oaks : a story of American heritage, by Margaret Louise Harris

Label
In the shade of oaks : a story of American heritage
Title
In the shade of oaks
Title remainder
a story of American heritage
Statement of responsibility
by Margaret Louise Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
929/.2/09757
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
In the shade of oaks : a story of American heritage, by Margaret Louise Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Margaret -- How does one begin genealogy? -- Michael I and 50,000 cousins -- Recalling Florida in the 1940s -- An untended cemetery -- From New York to the South -- A Virginia surprise -- Visiting home -- Louise -- Libraries, etc. -- Back to the road -- Irish ghosts -- Harris immigrants from Ireland -- Harris family mysteries -- John Henry Harris, first generation American -- The Coxes of Tarbert -- The Coxes of New York -- Enrights from Kerry -- Meanwhile, in Virginia and North Carolina -- Civil War foreshadowing -- War erupts -- To march and fight -- To Antietam and back -- Chancellorsville to Gettysburg and back -- Desperate combat -- Stalemate -- Petersburg unshielded -- The last march -- Surrender -- A Civil War dissident -- Ancestors of the ancestors -- A colony called Jamestown -- Virginia settlement spreads -- Early Virginia ghosts -- The colony grows -- Immigration continues -- Incompatible interests -- Bacon's Rebellion -- The first centennial -- A minister and a beguiling widow join the family -- A sea captain relocates his home office -- Moving South from Surry County -- Carolina connection -- Virginia migration to North Carolina -- Colonial growth and conflict -- Virginia becomes America -- American patriots from the South -- War at Charles Town -- Backcountry resistance -- Citizen resolve -- The first Republican nation -- Our Pollards of Petersburg -- Peace disturbed -- Private lives -- Tragedy from iniquity -- A restless interim -- When the states reunited -- Postwar Raleigh -- When Jack was a boy -- And when he was my father -- I am of Ireland -- A treasured voyage -- Appendix A : Letters of Michael Upchurch -- Appendix B : Will of Samuel Briggs -- Appendix C : Benjamin Harrison letter to his brother John Harrison -- Appendix D : Ancestor tree
Control code
ocn423586965
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 435 p.
Isbn
9780615301440
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)423586965
Label
In the shade of oaks : a story of American heritage, by Margaret Louise Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Margaret -- How does one begin genealogy? -- Michael I and 50,000 cousins -- Recalling Florida in the 1940s -- An untended cemetery -- From New York to the South -- A Virginia surprise -- Visiting home -- Louise -- Libraries, etc. -- Back to the road -- Irish ghosts -- Harris immigrants from Ireland -- Harris family mysteries -- John Henry Harris, first generation American -- The Coxes of Tarbert -- The Coxes of New York -- Enrights from Kerry -- Meanwhile, in Virginia and North Carolina -- Civil War foreshadowing -- War erupts -- To march and fight -- To Antietam and back -- Chancellorsville to Gettysburg and back -- Desperate combat -- Stalemate -- Petersburg unshielded -- The last march -- Surrender -- A Civil War dissident -- Ancestors of the ancestors -- A colony called Jamestown -- Virginia settlement spreads -- Early Virginia ghosts -- The colony grows -- Immigration continues -- Incompatible interests -- Bacon's Rebellion -- The first centennial -- A minister and a beguiling widow join the family -- A sea captain relocates his home office -- Moving South from Surry County -- Carolina connection -- Virginia migration to North Carolina -- Colonial growth and conflict -- Virginia becomes America -- American patriots from the South -- War at Charles Town -- Backcountry resistance -- Citizen resolve -- The first Republican nation -- Our Pollards of Petersburg -- Peace disturbed -- Private lives -- Tragedy from iniquity -- A restless interim -- When the states reunited -- Postwar Raleigh -- When Jack was a boy -- And when he was my father -- I am of Ireland -- A treasured voyage -- Appendix A : Letters of Michael Upchurch -- Appendix B : Will of Samuel Briggs -- Appendix C : Benjamin Harrison letter to his brother John Harrison -- Appendix D : Ancestor tree
Control code
ocn423586965
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 435 p.
Isbn
9780615301440
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)423586965

Library Locations

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