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Improve your knowledge of the USA

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games.htm I’ve enjoyed improving my knowledge of the States in America using these web based games.  See how many you can place correctly. Did you know that Q is the only letter in the alphabet that does not appear in … Continue reading

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Death of Annie Cumpston – July 11, 2003 Hartford County

Harford girl, 6, was killed when hit by pickup truck in downtown Baltimore July 11, 2003|By Lane Harvey Brown | Lane Harvey Brown, SUN STAFF As relatives of a Harford County girl killed in a hit-and-run accident held each other … Continue reading

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Emigration – The UK National Archives

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/research-guides/emigration.htm This guide to finding out about emigrants from Britain includes: information about emigration to North America, Australia and New Zealand information about child emigration, including the emigration of pauper children a section on finding aids to help you search … Continue reading

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COMPSTONs in Ohio – more data

There are some interesting figures on this website and some graphs to compare other states. Death statistics by state for last name COMPSTON Read more: http://www.faqs.org/people-search/compston-ohio/#ixzz1gSH58Ub0 Last name popularity statistics for persons named COMPSTON per ten thousand residents in every … Continue reading

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Cope CUMPSTON – activist in Illinois, her mother Catherine Hume CUMPSTON and Kelby CUMPSTON

You can read more about Cope (Copenhaver) on my website at http://www.cumpston.org.uk/#/copenhaver-cumpston-usa/4533405065 Cope Cumpston found her voice as an activist when she moved to Champaign-Urbana and got heavily involved with a political campaign. With hard work and long hours, it … Continue reading

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Thomas CUMPSTON of Philadelphia

I found mention of Thomas in the archives of Sotheby‘s: The Americana Library of Laird U. Park, Jr.: Lot 98  when they sold copies of the following: Charters of the Province of Pennsylvania and City of Philadelphia.  Philadelphia: Printed and … Continue reading

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Ralph CUMSTON City of Marion Ohio

1st Ward, Ralph Cumston – Term expires 12/31/2011 Ralph Cumston has served as represented the 1st Ward on City Council since 1995. Ralph resides at 1060 Bahama Drive with his wife Patty and two children Megan and Andy.  Ralph has … Continue reading

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Slave Registers of former British Colonial Dependencies – John CUMPSTON

CAN ANYONE HELP ME IDENTIFY THIS YOUNG BOY? John Cumpston Estimated Birth Year: abt 1828 Age: 4 Nationality: Creole Gender: Male Parish: St Mary (2) Colonial Dependency: Jamaica Owner Name: Charles Nathaniel Bayly Esquire Record Date: 1832 Source Citation: Class: … Continue reading

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COMPSTON in the USA census

COMPSTON is identified by the U.S. Bureau of the Census as a surname with more than 100 occurrences in the United States for the year-2000 U.S. Census. In “Demographic Aspects of Surnames from Census 2000″, the Census Bureau tabulated the surnames … Continue reading

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CUMPSTON name in the USA census returns

There is an interesting search engine at http://names.mongabay.com/data/co/CUMPSTON.html CUMPSTON is identified by the U.S. Bureau of the Census as a surname with more than 100 occurrences in the United States for the year-2000 U.S. Census. In “Demographic Aspects of Surnames from … Continue reading

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