Landing Web Site

"Where Did We Come From?"



Links and References


This has been a great paid resource, especially using the United States Census information.

This is a great free resource for information about your family name in cemeteries.

Eastern Shore Bibliography

Books on the Eastern Shore and where to get them

Eastern Shore Public Library

Miles Genealogy

The MilesFiles contains over 82,000 names from the Eastern Shore counties of Accomack and Northampton, Virginia; Somerset, Worcester and Wicomico, Maryland; and Sussex Co, Delaware


Great free resource for many types of information especially US census info

GedSite Examples

GedSite examples from GedSite web site

More examples of GedSite developed web site



Book, "The Boston Family of Maryland 2nd Edition", [Hardcover] [1986], by Wise, Matthew M., Delmar Company Publishing, 661 pages, purchased used on Amazon on Jan 3, 2017 for $121.99. [Note: Great book for Boston and related family genealogies]

Book, "Worcester County Maryland's Arcadia", by Dr. Reginald V. Truitt and Dr. Millard G. Les Callette, Bicentennial Editon", [Hardcover] [1977], Waverly Press, Baltimore and Easton, Maryland, 579 pages. Purchased at Jackson's Floral, Pittsville, MD for $? in 1990.

Book, "The 1877 Atlases and other Early Maps of the Eastern Shore of Maryland", Bicentennial Edition, published by the Wicomico Bicentennial Commission, Popular Hill Mansion, 117 Elizabeth Street, Salisbury, Maryland. Purchased at Jackson's Floral, Pittsville, MD for $19.95 in 1990.

Book, "History of Pocomoke City, Formerly New Town, From Its Origin to the Present Time" by James Murray, [Hardcover, reprint] [1883], Curry, Clay & Company, Baltimore, MD, purchased on Amazon in Jan, 2017.

Electronic Book, "The Long Family of Maryland", compiled by Matthew M. Wise, edited by Pauline Batchelder, 284 pages.  This book was put together by the Nabb Center below after they received the information from Matthew Wise's estate and research work after his death.

Location, "The Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture", Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD.

Location, Maryland State Archives "Hall of Records", 350 Rowe Boulevard, Annapolis, MD 21401

Location, Worcester County District Court House, 301 Commerce St., Snow Hill, MD 21863