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New Delmarva-Colonial Old Somerset Book Containing Figg(s) Data
Posted by: Charles Frakes (ID *****9931) Date: August 17, 2005 at 09:49:56
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Figgs Researchers -

I have just published the following book which contains quite a bit of Figgs data.

Would like to hear from Figgs researchers about possible Friggs/Figgs tie-in during early 1700's in Maryland and Delaware.

Here is the information..........

The Life and Times of Henry Freakes/Friggs of Old Somerset County, Maryland, with Related Data on the Robinson and Noble Families, by Charles Edwin Frakes.

1st edition, privately published, Scotts Valley, CA, June 2005. 385 pages with illustrations and index. Card stock cover. Spiral bind. ISBN 0-9769187-0-6.

A genealogical and historical treatise of a group of allied families of colonial Somerset, Maryland, in the time frame 1650-1750. Each chapter formatted as a biographical portrait or group of portraits—including Henry Freakes/Friggs, his wife Mary (Robinson) (Noble) Freakes/Friggs, their children, and various members of their allied Robinson and Noble families. Each biographical portrait in chronological order with source citations accompanying each genealogical record. Author’s notes, comments and opinions clearly identified.

Core families covered in this book are Frakes/Freakes/Friggs and variants, Robinson and Noble. Surnames covered in this book in association with these families include Ackworth, Adams, Alford, Anderton, Ashcraft, Askew, Benton, Bentsen, Booth, Brereton, Brisco, Caldwell, Callaway, Carr, Case, Chapman, Chipman, Cheasman, Collins, Cottman, Cox, Cresap, Crockett, Crouch, Dashiell, Dawson, Figg(s) Gibins, Gibons, Givans, Glasco, Gordy, Greene, Hall, Hardy, Harrod, Hobbs, Holland, Horseman, Houston, Huett, Jameson, Jenkins, Jenner, Jones, Kimball, King, Laws, Leatherbury, Lemley, Lewis, Lowes, MacKrue, Maddox, McClellum, McKean, Meech, Mirce(s), Nesham, Nobel, Noble, Norris, Nutter, Paddox, Parramore, Pitt, Prigs, Revell, Robinson, Robertson, Robosum, Sermon, Shehee, Smith, Surnam, Traine, Trego, Trigg(s), Walker, Watkin, Weatherly, West, Whittington, Wilson, Windsor, Winsor, Woolford, Yoho, and others.

Cost is $25.00 per copy. To obtain copies write to Charles Frakes at 609 Coast Range Drive, Scotts Valley, CA, 95066 and be sure to include your mailing address. Or contact Charles Frakes at email

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