other hobby is US Stamp Collecting. I also buy and sell Stamps and Books
on EBay. If you are interested, go to my eBay store by clicking on the
Logo above.. I sell some Genealogy and Military History books as well.
If you have US Stamp collections to sell, Please contact me.
to pipesfamily.com, my web page for the Pipes Family in the United
This site is dedicated to the history of our Pipes forebears and
their military service. Our goals are to identify all persons named
Pipes who were born before 1900 and connect them to the proper branch of
the family and to document as many military careers as possible. We also
enjoy documenting our connections to the history of this great country.
You will find Pipes ancestors involved in almost every major historical
event in this country.
New Book Release!
Son Jason has just published a new book about the history of Treasure
Island in San Francisco Bay
only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do
nothing." -Edmund Burke
Ross Pipes has a blog about cooking and family. See it here:
Amazing story about WWII told by Robert Felton Pipes. He was a waist
gunner in a B24 Liberator, shot down over Europe and survived without
Playboy Crew 1943-44 Memoirs of WWII
Cemetery In Boyle County, Kentucky. The resting place for three
generations of our Pipes
Visit Union Cemetery
My book about Obediah and Josephine and the Pipes family in
central Kentucky is ready to ship.
It is 8.5" x 11" and 258 pages of family
history, pictures, stories and information.
here to see a preview of the book
The preview is a PowerPoint slide show and is quite large.
You may have to download a PowerPoint slide viewer to see it.
the book direct from CreateSpace, the printer/publisher
(CreateSpace generates more
income than Amazon and proceeds will be donated to The Old Union
Cemetery Fund. The book is priced just above
the book on Amazon.com
Please tell everyone you know who has an interest in our
Pipes and Edwards family history to purchase the book for their
I have not added new articles
or research items in the last couple of years BUT.. I do update
the genealogy files on a regular basis and sometime update
existing articles for corrections etc.
Please continue to send me
additional information or questions about the History of the
I intend to keep doing this
as long as I am able
Help us honor John Pipes Jr.
He was a
soldier, a good man, and deserves our respect. Please help us as
we preserve his burial place with a new stone that will last a
long time. The Memorial Stone is now in place. Pictures and the
story at the Cemetery Site.
Our Union Cemetery Site
Visitors: Look Here First