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Pinellas County Florida Family Histories and Biographies

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John Boyton Abercrombie An unpublished biographical sketch of Dr. John Boyton Abercrombie by Marguerite Blocker Bartlett is available by clicking here.

Ackerman Family This article was originally published in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 23, Number 1 in Spring of 2000.  It was written by Charlie Grandmaison.

James Montgomery Baggett This article first appeared in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 23, Number 4 in the winter of 2000.  It was written by Charlie Grandmaison.

Solomon Smith Coachman This article on the Pinellas Pioneer appeared in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 22, Number 2 in the Summer of 1999.  It was compiled by Bette Coachman Hochman.

Silas Dent, the Hermit of Cabbage Key This article was reproduced by Charlie Grandmaison in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 24, Number 4 in the winter of 2001.  Substantial portions of the article are from "Surf, Sand, & Post Card Sunsets", Chapter 33, by Mr. Frank T. Hurley.

Samuel Edward Hope This article appeared in Volume 24, Number 1 (Spring 2001) of The Pinellas Genealogist.  It was written by Charlie Grandmaison.

The Captain Charles Wharton Johnson Family This article was published in The Pinellas Genealogist Volume 21, Number 3 (Fall of 1998) and was excerpted from the Clearwater Sun of May 29, 1980 by Kathryn Johnson Wilcox.

Malone Family This Malone Family Dunedin story was first published in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 26, Number 2 (Summer 2003).  It was written by Dorothy Malone Hamilton.

Robert E. Neeld The biography of the Robert E. Neeld Family, published in The Pinellas Genealogist volume 27 number 1, compiled by Lesleigh Butts, can be found here.

William P Neeld The Descendants of William P Neeld is a genealogy compiled by PGS member Scott Nash.

Renney Family of Gulfport This article, written by Charlie Grandmaison, appeared in Volume 23, Number 2 (Summer 2000) of The Pinellas Genealogist.

Ridgely Family The Ridgely Family History was published in The Pinellas Genealogist Volume 23 Number 3 in the fall of  2000.  It was written by Charlie Grandmaison.

Lorenzo Dow Ross This biography of Lorenzo Dow Ross was written by Carol Love and was published in the St. Petersburg Times on September 19, 1998, and in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 21, Number 4 (Winter 1998).  View a picture of his headstone here.

Robert Wallace Family This story of the Robert Wallace family first appeared in the Clearwater Sun on May 29, 1980 and later in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 21, Number 2 (Summer 1998).  It is by William Wallace.

Jerry W. Wells "The Wells of the Ostrich Farm in St. Petersburg", by Charlie Grandmaison first appeared in The Pinellas Genealogist, Volume 23, Number 2 in the Summer of 2000.

John Constantine Williams The Descendants of John Constantine Williams Creator of St. Petersburg, Florida is a genealogy compiled by Thomas O. Ziebold, Ph.D.  Please be aware that this is a very large document and it could take a long time to load without a fast internet connection.  The document is also in PDF format.  If you do not have the free Adobe® Reader®, you may download it here.

Other family histories and biographies will be added as available.  Please note that you can find links to other local history documents at our Local History e-Book Links page.

Updated 28 April 2013 . Copyright 1997-2004 by Pinellas Genealogy Society, Inc. All rights reserved.