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John Stewart Rock: Teacher, Healer, Counselor 

by J. Harlan Buzby

This biography tells of a remarkable Salem man who recieved degrees in dentistry, law, and medicine, who gained national fame as an abolitionist, and was the first African American admitted to the bar of the United States Supreme Court. (softcover only)

$15.75

Descendants of Benjamin Acton

by James N. Acton and published by SCHS

Genealogical Records from 1623 A.D. to 1972. 1977, Reprint 1982

$6.75

“Colonial Roof-Tress” and “Candle Ends” 

SCHS

Local history and famous buildings of Salem County, 1971. Revised 1934 Edition

$4.75

Family of Captain Richard Acton of Maryland

Genealogical Records from 1199 A.D. to 1977.

$6.75

by James N. Acton and published by SCHS

John Davis His Wife Dorothea (Gotherson) Davis 

Early Salem County, NJ Quakers and some of their descendants (Including Samuel Morgan and John Brick line) Royal and Magna Carta ancestors. 1965 - 78 pgs.

$6.75

by Catherine Soleman Chandler & Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

Supplement to John Davis His Wife Dorothea (Gotherson) Davis 

Early Salem County, NJ Quakers and some of their descendants Royal and Magna Carta ancestors.  1969 - 24pgs.

$4.75

by Catherine Soleman Chandler & Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

The Joseph Smith Family and the James Dye Family

The Joseph Smith family of Gloucester and Salem Counties, NJ. The James Dye Family of Gloucester County, NJ. 1964

$6.75

by Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

Family of Judge William Hall 

$6.75

Genealogical Records from William Hall (1616-1673) to 1980 A.D. 1980

by James N. Acton, published by SCHS

Christopher Shaver

Christopher Shaver of Broad Neck, Salem County, New Jersey and some of his descendants. 1965, 40 pgs.

$6.75

by Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

Phebe Shaver Lacy and Her Descendants

Phebe Shaver Lacy and her decendants, based upon information supplied by Leon A. Lacy, Sr. and his relatives 1967. Supplement to Christopher Shaver. 1967, 8 pgs.

$4.25

by Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

Captain William Smith 1742-1820 Salem County and some of His Descendants 

Genealogical Records from 1742 to 1964. 1964, 52 ppg.

$6.75

by Josephine Jaquett, published by SCHS

$6.75

Woodnutt – Goodwin – Morris Families

Genealogical Records from 1690 to 1976. 1977

by James N. Acton, published by SCHS

Place Names of Salem County

1675-1963, 85 pgs.

$10.25

by SCHS, Josephine Jaquett, and Elmer G. Van Name

The Churches of Salem County, New Jersey 

1964 Salem County Tercentenary Committee

$3.75

by Josephine Jaquett

Anthony Nelson

Anthony Nelson-Seventeenth Century Pennsylvania and New Jersey and some of his descendants. 1962

$6.75

by Elmer Garfield Van Name, published by SCHS

Salem County in the Revolution

These continued articles may contain facts of interest to future generations not likely to become available again for a considerable length of time. The people in Salem County in many instances will see the names of their forebearers they never knew as having carried a musket in defense of home and country. 1967, 115 pgs.

$15.50

by Frank H. Stewart, and republished by SCHS

Index of Names and Persons Appearing in “History and Genealogy of Fenwick Colony”

Thomas Shourds of Salem County, New Jersey 1876, Reprint 1961 

$4.50

Originally by William Patterson

I Love to Live Alone: The Poems of Esther “Hetty” Saunders 

Book and CD

These simple, powerful poems show the great spirit of a free woman of color in early 19th century Mannington, NJ, 2001, 48 pgs.

$19.95

SCHS, edited by Professor Donald L. Pierce

Tomato Cookbook

Recipes collected and submitted by residents of Salem County from an annual Tomato Recipe Contest in 1988-89.

$6.75

Salem County Cultural & Heritage Commission

Almanac and Year Book: Selections from 1901 - 1921, 1st National Bank Woodstown, NJ

$6.75

reprinted by John Fenwick Colony Tercentenary Committee

Reprints of a selection of Salem County History and Miscellany from the Almanacs of The First National Bank of Woodstown published from 1901 to 1921.

Salem Sojourn: A Journey through Salem County

$12.00

photographs by Vernon Ogrodnek

Photographic imagery of nature scenes throughout Salem County. Photography by Vernon Ogrodnek and poetry by Ron Shapella.

Mist Over the Meadows: the Columns of Ron LeHew, Volume One 1989-1991

A selection of articles by Ron LeHew originally published in Today’s Sunbeam. Articles consist of LeHew’s observations on life here in Salem County and range from 1989-1991.

$22.50

by Ron LeHew

Bassett Family

$6.75

Genealogy from Lynn, Massachusetts to Salem County, New Jersey 1624 - 1964.

by Catherine Soleman Chandler, published by SCHS

Bradway-Stretch-Keasby-Waddington Families

$6.75

These families that have contributed to the genealogy of Fenwick's Colony.

by James N. Acton, published by SCHS

Major John Fenwick

$6.75

Colonizer and founder of the first permanent English speaking colony on the Delaware River, Salem Co., NJ 1675.

by Frank H. Stewart, republished by SCHS

The Paullin Family

$5.50

The Paullin family of Sothern New Jersey, immigrations to America.

by Elmer Garfield Van Name

Crossroads of the American Revolution

$6.75

A guide to New Jersey's American Revolutionary War sites.

New Jersey Historical Commission

Reminiscing with Old X (Lower Alloways Creek)

$15.95

This book contains R.P. Williams "Old X's" earliest writings about Lower Alloways Creek.

by Lower Alloways Creek fifth grade students

Half Century Farmers Book 1

$16.00

The LAC fifth grade students complied the Half Century Famers book to better understand their life and the great significance of farming to the area.

by Lower Alloways Creek fifth grade students

Half Century Farmers Book 2

$16.00

This concludes the Half Century Farmers series and hopes to enrich many other's understanding of early farming communities and counties.

by Lower Alloways Creek fifth grade students