Rocky Creek Publishing

Kresha Family Roots in Moravia and

Branches in America - 2018

by Raymond Glenn Kresha, Jr

- a sequel to "The Kresha Families in America, 1888-1988" by Lillian Kresha Witulski. KFIA is out of print.


Detailed story of the Kresha surname in America. This research-based volume includes the story of the Kresha family with, dating back to 1620 in Moravia (present-day Czech Republic (Czechia)). Theodore, Anna, Adolf, Amalia, and Joseph Kresha came over to eastern Nebraska in the 1880's/1890 and have spread to many states around the country.


The Kresha's (originally 'Kressa") were "German Bohemians" who got caught in religious politics over the centuries. They were originally free men, but were forced into peasantry for 100's of years, but eventually things changed and came to the US looking for opportunity, to avoid forced conscription at age 15... and looking for the free land available in eastern Nebaska, kicked off by he Homestead Act. Features a long remembrance of Adolf Franz Kresha's life in the 1939's, by Lillian Kresha Witulski!


Available in a keepsake hard-cover full-color photo book from Blurb.com, who will print one for you and send it to you for $30.79.  A soft-cover version is available for $20.79. Tax and shipping is extra for this print-on-demand book.


A .pdf version and an ebook version is also available with instant download for $9.99.


Click on book photo (on right) to go to Blurb.com for a peek inside and a chance to order your own copy!

Kresha Family Books

The Story of Delphine and Glenn Kresha

by Raymond Glenn Kresha, Jr


This is a family history which features a diary from 1944 and letters from 1966 that give a window into life in eastern Nebraska during these times. Delphine was Chicago girl who came to Nebraska after getting hit by a car and suffering months of rehab. She was homesick but had to stay in Nebraska for 9 years before going back to become an Army Cadet nurse. This unlikely love story with Raymond Glenn Kresha, Sr, a Polk County farmer, resulted in 6 children and over a dozen grandchildren.


Included are childhood information, photos galore, family photos, etc.


Available in a keepsake hard-cover full-color photo book from Blurb.com, who will print one for you and send it to you for $28.63. A soft cover is available for $18.63.


A .pdf version and a ebook version is also available with instant download for $9.99.


Click on book photo (on right) to go to Blurb.com for a peek inside and a chance to order your own copy!



The Story of Delphine and Glenn Kresha

by Raymond Glenn Kresha, Jr


Raymond and Mary Kresha's wedding book from August 28, 1971 in Mitchell, Nebraska. Raymond Kresha and Mary D Hernandez met at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and took the weekend off to get married in the Nebraska panhandle. After the wedding, on Sunday, they hit the road to get back to Lincoln for the beginning of classes on Monday morning! This quality photo book is expensive, but contains all pictures available from that time and is available at cost.


Available in a keepsake hard-cover full-color photo book from Blurb.com, who will print one for you and send it to you for $48.69, plus tax and shipping.  A .pdf version is also available with instant download for $.99.


Click on book photo (on right) to go to Blurb.com for a peek inside and a chance to order your own copy!



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