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2017 Genealogy Book Award Winner Announced

2017 Genealogy Book Award Winner Announced | Wisconsin Historical Society

Katherine L. Kemnitz of Beloit, Wisconsin received the 2017 Genealogy Family History Book Award for "Three John Chamberlains and Cornelius Atherton." This well-organized book contains informative narrative on the family lines and includes solid documentation that gives the book the validity of a family history that has been researched with great detail. 

About the Award

The award is given to the author of a genealogy book that best documents the history of a Wisconsin family and, in the opinion of the judges, made the most valuable contribution to public understanding of Wisconsin's past during the preceding calendar year. The award is presented in conjunction with the Wisconsin State Genealogical Society.

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