New Addition to the SAR Library Nov 2011
Acta Germanopolis: Records of the Corporation of Germantown, Pennsylvania, 1691-1707.
Edited and with an introduction by J. M. Duffin, with a foreword by Don Yoder.
Published in Philadelphia by the Colonial Society of Pennsylvania in 2008.
Donated by the General Society of Colonial Wars in 2010.
Hardcover; 700 pages; index, appendices, footnotes.
This book contains the full text of Germantown’s seventeenth & eighteenth century town records in their original languages and the English translation. It also includes appendices on the naturalization records of the first residents of Germantown and their land holdings through 1714.
It is the product of fifteen years of research by Mr. Duffin, who is a Distinguished Fellow of the Genealogical Society of Pennsylvania. It also includes a foreword by Professor Dan Yoder on Germantown’s role in the history of Pennsylvania and German immigration to America.
The book is $75.00 + $5.00 shipping and handling from:
Diane Publishing Co.
P.O. Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617