A companion volume to This Was the Life: Excerpts from the Judgment Records of Frederick County, Maryland, 1748-1765, New Facts and Old Families is a compilation of materials relating to the inhabitants of some of the early towns of Frederick County, Maryland. Chapters are devoted to the founding and establishment of the towns of Jefferson, Middletown, and Walkersville, as well as the lost towns of Hamburgh, Trammelstown, and Monocacy, while sub-sections deal with the history of some of the founding families and provide lists of the original owners of land. Based on original land records, this work provides the only authoritative account of the actual layout, plan, and development of many of the towns and villages of the county.
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Book Description The Monocacy Book Company, Redwood City, CA, 1976. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good-. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 200 pp. Original red cloth covers w/ title in gilt. Binding lightly soiled. Spine ends a bit bumped. Light foxing to edges of text block and endpapers. Illust. w/ maps. Contents nice. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 17642GN