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Bibliography of Sources

 

Amesbury Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Amesbury, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers MA.

 

Andover Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Andover, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Andrews, H. Franklin, History of the Andrews Family- A Genealogy of Robert Andrews and his Descendants 1635-1890, (Private:  Audubon Iowa, William F. Brinkerhoff, 1890).

Media: Book. Call number: 929.2 Andrews. Location: Ipswich Public Library.

 

Arthaud, John Bradley, "The Family of Eliezer and Sarah (Pool) Lurvey of Rockport, Massachusetts and Barnard, Vermont," New England Genealogical Register, Volume 153, October 1999.

Media: Magazine. Location: In possession of the compiler.

 

Arthaud, John Bradley, "The John Wallis Family of Cape Ann, Massachusetts," NEHGR Vol 153 April 1999.

Media: Magazine. Location: In possession of the compiler.

 

Arthaud, John Bradley and Helliwell III, Ernest Hyde, The Peter Lurvey Family of Essex County Massachusetts, Maine, and Vermont, (NEHGR V154, October 2000, V155, January 2001).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of the compiler.

 

Arthoud, John Bradley, "Descendants of Richard Langsford of Gloucester Massachusetts," NEHGR V156, July 2002 pp246-261.

Media: Magazine. Location: In possession of Compiler.

 

Babson, John J., History of the Town of Gloucester, Cape Ann, Including the Town of Rockport,  (Gloucester, Peter Smith Publisher, Inc. 1972 (reprinted from original, published in 1860)).

Media: Book. Call number: ISBN 0-8446-0014-8. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: Major source of genealogical information of early (pre 1750 Gloucester and Sandy Bay.)  This is the definitive work of Gloucester history.  Poorly sourced.  This work is widely available.

 

Bennett, Mary Duguid, Compiler; Family Panorama, Across the Centuries:  Greenleaf-Collins-Gowdy-Wells-Duguid-Geedy-Stewart, the Other Half Prosperity,  (Private, c.1960).

Media: Book.

 

Benton, Josiah Henry,  LL.D, Warning Out in New England,  (Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts, W.R. Clarke Company, 1911).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: This book deals with the law, politics and history of the practice of warning out in New England colonies.

 

Beverly Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Beverly, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Beverly Massachusetts, First Parish Church, Records of the First Church in Beverly, Essex County Massachusetts, 1667-1772,  (Salem, Essex County Massachusetts, Essex Institute, 1905).

Media: Book. Location: Prince Room, First Parish church, Beverly Massachusetts. Comments: Copied by William P. Upham, annotated by Augustus A. Galloupe.

 

Bible of Ida Rowe Norwood,  (Not published).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of R. H. Norwood.

 

Bodge, George Madison, Soldiers in King Philips War,  (1906).

Media: Book.

 

Boothbay Maine, Town of, Vital Records of Boothbay, Maine.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Maine State Archives, Augusta Maine.

 

"Boston Globe," Daily.

Media: Newspaper.

 

Boston Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

Media: Book. Location: Massachusetts State Archives. Comments: These records are included in the Town Selectmen's reports as well as other reports.  Very hard to find anything, and not generally available except at Mass Archives, NEHGS, and Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts City Hall.

 

Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts, City of, The Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts City Directory,  (Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts:  Sampson, Davenport and Company).

Media: Microfiche. Location: Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts Public Library. Comments: BPL has a complete set of Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts City Directories.  Also available at NEHGS and Mass Archives.

 

Boxford Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Boxford, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the  Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers MA.

 

Bradford Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Bradford, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Burke's Landed Getry, (1969).

Media: Book.

 

Cambridge Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Cambridge, Middlesex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts:  New England Historical and Genealogical Society, 1915).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Canada, Government of, Canadian Census of Lunenburg Nova Scotia 1871.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This, and the other Canadian census records have been Microfilmed and there is a printed index available. Quality: Primary.

 

Canada, Government of, Canadian Census of Lunenburg Nova Scotia 1901,  (Published on microfilm with a printed index).

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This, and the other Canadian census records have been Microfilmed and there is a printed index available.

 

Canada, Government of, Canadian Census of Lunenburg Nova Scotia 1891.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This, and the other Canadian census records have been Microfilmed and there is a printed index available. Quality: Primary.

 

Canada, Government of, Canadian Census of Lunenburg Nova Scotia 1881.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: Film # C-13169. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This, and the other Canadian census records have been Microfilmed and there is a printed index available. Quality: Primary.

 

Canadian Biographies,  (University of Toronto Press,).

Media: Book.

 

Chard, Donald F, Biography of Benjamin Green,  (Dictionary of Canadian Biography, V4, pp 312-313, University of Toronto Press,).

Media: Book. Call number: F1005.D5 1970. Location: Winn Library, Gordon College Wenham, Essex County Massachusetts. Comments: Heavily referenced.

 

Christ Church, Dartmouth Nova Scotia, Parish Records of Christ Church, Dartmouth Nova Scotia.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 11306-x. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Microfilmed copies of original church registers.

 

Clark, William Bell , Ed, Naval Documents of the American Revolution,  (Washington, 1966).

Media: Book. Call number: E271.U583. Location: Beverly Public Library. Comments: Compilation in two volumes.

 

"Columbian Centennial."

Media: Newspaper.

 

Commonwealth War Graves Commission, Debt of Honor Register,  (Web Site).

Media: Book. Location: http://www.cwgc.org/. Comments: T he Commission was established by [English] Royal Charter in 1917. Its duties are to mark and maintain the graves of the members of the forces of the Commonwealth who were killed in the two World Wars, to build memorials to those who have no known grave and to keep records and registers, including, after the Second World War, a record of the Civilian War Dead.

 

Cramer, June Stawell, Communications with June Stawell Cramer.

Media: Letter. Comments: Series of E-Mail communications to the Compiler.

 

Davies, Rev. Thomas F, Memoir of Joshua Winslow Peirce,  (NEHGR V28, October 1874 pp367-372).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Davis, Walter Goodwin, Hale-Dowsett Notes,  (NEHGR V 76).

Media: Book. Call number: REF F 1 N56 v.76.

 

Davis, Walter Goodwin, The Ancestry of Bethia Harris 1748-1833,  (Portland Maine; The Southworth Press; 1934).

Media: Book. Call number: 929.2 Harris. Location: Ipswich Public Library.

 

DesBrisay, Mather Byles, History of the County of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia,  (Belleville, Ontario, Mika Publishing Company, 1980).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: Poorly sourced, but still a very good work.

 

Dewey,  Willis Alonzo  MD, Records of Deaths Kept by Mrs. Sally Dewey of Middlebury, Vermont,  (NEHGR V 71 1917, pp44-57, 115-122).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Dutch Reformed Church of Lunenburg Nova Scotia, Parish Records of the Dutch Reformed Church in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Xeroxed copies of original church registers.

 

Early Settlers of Essex and Old Norfolk, (NEHGR V6-7).

Media: Book.

 

Eaton, Arthur Wentworth Hamilton, The History of Kings County Nova Scotia,  (Salem MA:  The Salem Press Co. 1910).

Media: Book. Location: http://www.ourroots.ca/english/home.htm. Comments: Joint project of University of Calgary and Laval University.

 

Elliott, Charles W., "John Gilley- One of the Forgotten Millions," Originally published in 1899 in the Century Magazine and in book form in 1904 by the American Unitarian Association under the title of "JOHN GILLEY,Maine Farmer and Fisherman".

Media: Magazine. Location: http://www.fishlakia.com/john1.htm.

 

Elwell, Rev. Jacob Thomas, "The Elwell Family in America," NEHGS V53, pp25-32.

Media: Magazine. Location: NEHGS Website. Comments: This material was later published into a book.

 

Emigrants for St. Christopher's, (NEHGS V14 (1860) pp347-359).

Media: Book.

 

Essex County Massachusetts, Essex County Massachusetts Probate Court.

Media: Book. Location: Massachusetts State Archives. Comments: Original Essex County probate records have been transferred to the Massachusetts Archives and microfilmed.  Very early records can be found in a published book series, including some recorded as part of the Essex Quarterly Court records.  These records are widely available.

 

Essex County Massachusetts,, Essex County Court of General Sessions.

Media: Book.

 

Essex County, Massachusetts, Essex County Court of Common Pleas.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Essex Institute, Salem MA.

 

Essex County, Massachusetts, Essex County Massachusetts Deeds.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Original Early deeds of Essex County have been transferred to the Massachusetts Archives, and have been microfilmed.  Copies are also available at the archive.

 

Essex County, Massachusetts, Essex County Quarterly Court Records,  (Salem, Essex County Massachusetts, Essex Institute, 1912).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers MA. Comments: Printed three volume series containing copies of the original documents.  Includes some early Essex County Probate records.

 

Essex Institute Historical Collections, Miscellanea:  Inscriptions from the Old Burial Ground at Beverly,  (Essex Institute, Salem, Essex County Massachusetts).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Essex Institute Historical Collections, Biographical Sketches of Rev. Joseph Green, Rev. Peter Clark, and Rev. Benjamin Wadsworth,.

Media: Book.

 

Essex Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Essex, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

F.A. Bailey (Ed.), Parish Register of Huyton 1578-1727,  (Preston:  Lancashire Parish Register Society, 1948).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Fingard, Judith, Biography of Richard Wenman,  (Dictionary of Canadian Biography, V4, pp 763-764, University of Toronto Press,).

Media: Book. Location: Winn Library, Gordon College Wenham, Essex County Massachusetts. Comments: Heavily referenced.

 

First Parish Cemetery Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts.

Media: Book.

 

Found among the papers of Enos Gallop, 1834, Pay Roll of Captain Dodge's Company of Guards:,  (Essex Institute Historical Collections, V24, pp157-159).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Francis Green Obituary,  (Columbian Centennial, April 22, 1809).

Media: Book.

 

Garland, Joseph E, Guns off Gloucester,  (Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts:  Essex County Newspapers, Inc. 1975).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: Joseph Garland is one of the most prolific authors of Gloucester History.  His work is well researched and insightful.  I consider him, after Babson, to be one of  my principal sources of information on the region.

 

Gloucester Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Gloucester, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester MA. Comments: State mandated publication of the Town's vital records. Quality: Copy of original records.

 

Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts, City of, Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts Town Records,  (Unpublished).

Media: Civil Registry. Location: Gloucester City Hall. Comments: This book series was located at the City Hall when I first started my research.  It may have been transferred to the Massachusetts State Archives since then. Quality: Original manuscript.

 

Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts, City of, Gloucester, Massachusetts Poll Tax List.

Media: Book. Location: Massachusetts State Archives. Comments: The Commonwealth collected apoll  tax of property owners and others eligible to vote.  The tax list of 1792 is available for selected communities, including Gloucester.

 

Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts, City of, Gloucester, Massachusetts City Directory, 1909.

Media: Microfiche. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: The NEHGS has copies of all city directories of major cities of Massachusetts from the mid 1800s to the early 1900s.  They are that period's equivalent of our "Phone Book".

 

Goodell, Harriett Andross, "John Andrews of Ipswich Mass and Norwich Conn. and some of his Descendants," NEHGR V70 (1916)  pp102-114.

Media: Magazine.

 

Greek, Ingrid Isabel Menssen, Letters from Ingrid Greek,  (30 July 2002).

Media: Letter. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: Ingrid Greek is a grand daughter of James William Schwartz of Lunenburg Nova Scotia.

 

Green, Samuel H A, An account of Percival and Ellen Green and of some of their Descendants.

Media: Book. Call number: CS71/G8/1876. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Green, Samuel H, Percival and Ellen Green,  (Privately Published in 1897).

Media: Book. Call number: G GRE 535. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: A very short book covering six generations.  Many inaccurate references.  Not many sources.

 

Green, William Pringle, Fragments from Remarks of Twenty Five Years in Every Corner of the Globe on Electricity, Magnetism, Aeroliths, and various other Phenomenons of Nature,  (London, 1833).

Media: Book. Location: ???. Comments: The NEHGR (V35, p207) Reference indicates it was (in 1881) sold at Edgertons Military Library, Whitehall.  William included his genealogy in the preface.  The notice warns that the material is from family tradition, and should not be relied upon.

 

Greenlaw, William Prescott, Hale, Dowsett, Kirby, Cranfield,  (NEHGR V 64).

Media: Book. Call number: REF F 1 N56 v.64. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Hale LL.D., Hon. Robert S., Thomas Hale, the Glover, of Newbury Mass. 1635, and his Descendants,  (NEHGR V31).

Media: Book. Call number: REF F 1 N56 v.31. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Hale, Robert S, Thomas Hale of Newbury Mass.,  (NEHGR V.35).

Media: Book. Call number: REF F ! N56 v.35. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This article was written to clarify the lineage of Thomas Hale as identified by Coffin in his History of Newbury.

 

Halifax Nova Scotia, City of, Vital Records of Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia.

 

Hall, Carolyn, Family Records of Carolyn Hall,  (Mail communication).

Media: Letter.

 

Hammond, Pricilla, Parish Register of Queen's Chapel, Portsmouth New Hampshire,  (Concord NH, 1939).

Media: Book. Location: Portsmouth Public Library. Comments: Records of Rev. Arthur Browne 1736-1773.  Original manuscript copy provided by Rev. Thomas Davies, Rector, St. Johns Church, Portsmouth. Quality: Typewritten transcription of original source.

 

Harding, Anne Borden, The John Pike Family,  (NEHGR, V121, 1967).

Media: Book.

 

Harris, Cannon, Genealogical Notes of Cannon Harris,  (Unpublished).

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 15043. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: These notes were compiled in the late 19th century.  Upon his death the notes were donated to the Archive.  They are loosely organized and contain much incorrect or questionable material.  Good source to start with, but double check anything you find. Quality: fair.

 

Harriss, Reginald V., The Church of Saint Paul in Halifax, Nova Scotia 1749-1949,  (Toronto, The Reyerson Press, 1949).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: This book contains many references to the Green Family from Salem MA and Halifax NS.

 

Haverhill Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Haverhill, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Institute Library, Danvers Massachusetts

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Headstone inscriptions of Beech Grove Cemetery Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts.

Media: Tombstone.

 

Headstone inscriptions of Mount Pleasant Cemetery Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts.

Media: Tombstone. Location: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, East Gloucester, Massachusetts. Comments: This headstone is located in the old section of the cemetery, located to the left of the entrance, about one third of the way to the back.

 

Hedvig Osmo Dame, Photograph of Lillie Osmo, annotated by sister Hedvig Osmo,  (c.1913), "fig."

Media: Photograph. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: "Lillie Osmofolt aret 1903-[following written in different ink] Dod aret 1919Trondheim Norge". Quality: The photo frame has the inscription handwritten in Norwegian on the back of the folder.

 

Hedvig Osmo Dame, Photograph of the Aandal Family,  (c.1880), "fig."

Media: Photograph. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: "Mar Aandahls Hotel Romsdalenjodt Aahndal Ohlsen gift Osmo". Quality: Inscription handwritten in Norwegian on a flap below the photo.

 

Henry Winthrop Hardon, AM LL.B, of New York City, The Cole Family of Stark N.H.,  (NEHGR V 86, pp60-71).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Hewitt, H.W., "History of Eastern Passage, Prominent Persons to Whom Land was Granted Whose Names are Familiar to All," Dartmouth, NS Patriot, 31 August 1901.

Media: Newspaper. Location: Reprinted in Hewitt Histories, by Ann MacDonald. Comments: This was originally published as  a series on the history of the area north of Halifax, Nova Scotia.  It was transcribed and reprinted in a book as well as on the web.

 

History of Fitzwilliam New Hampshire.

Media: Book.

 

Holbrook, Mack, Massachusetts Vital Records:  Gloucester 1634-1895,  (Oxford MA:  Holbrook Research Institute, 1989).

Media: Microfiche. Comments: 44 Volumes on 357 microfiches.

 

Holder, Jean, Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1840-1843,  (Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, Publication Nr. 10).

Media: Book.

 

Horatio N. Otis, The Otis Genealogy,  (NEHGRV4 pp 143-165,  V5, 1851 pp 177-223).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Hoyt, Albert H, Daniel Peirce and Some of his Descendants,  (NEHGR V29, pp273-281).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Hoyt, David W, The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts.

Media: Book.

Ipswich Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Ipswich, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (Salem, Essex County Massachusetts, The Essex Institute, 1910).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Institute Library, Danvers MA. Comments: Two Volume set.

 

Jane Hill Morey, Letter to Rev. John Dame, annotated by Dorothy Dame Gaff,  (Written 29 January 1978).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: This letter was recently found in the papers of Anna Dame Wainwright.  Miss Morey sent a letter to Rev. John Dame, asking for information on his grandparents.  Rev. Dame wrote a note to his Aunt Dorothy, saying he suggested she contact her for more info.  The letter includes a typed family group sheet., on which someone (I assume Dorothy) has noted the answers.

 

Jangaard, Peter M., Some Descendants of Benjamin Green Sr. (1713-1772) and Mary Peirce (1714-1764),  (Unpublished), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location: http://www.jangaard.com/.

 

Jewett, Amos Everett and Emily Marl, Rowley, Essex County Massachusetts 1639-1850,  (Privately Pulished by the Jewett Family of America, Rowley, Essex County Massachusetts, 1946).

Media: Book. Call number: F74 .R88 J4. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Lapham, William B., History of Woodstock, Maine with Family Sketches and Appendix,  (Portland:  Stephen Berry, Printer; 1882).

Media: Book. Call number: F29 W95 L3. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Lapham, William B. and Maxim, Silas P., History of the Town of Paris, Maine,  (Somersworth:  New England History Press, 1983).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Facsimile of the original work published in 1884.

 

Lawsaon, Mary Jane, History of the Towns of Dartmouth, Preston and Lawrencetown, Halifax County Nova Scotia,  (Halifax NS:  Morton & Co. 1893).

Media: Book. Location: http://www.ourroots.ca/english/home.htm. Comments: Joint project of University of Calgary and Laval University.

 

Lowell, Delmar R., The Historic Genealogy of the Lowells of America from 1639 to 1899,  (Rutland, VT:  The Tuttle Company 1899).

Media: Book.

 

Lunenburg Presbyterian Church, Lunenburg Presbyterian Church Births, Baptisms, Deaths,  (handwritten records spanning years 1837-1926).

Media: Microfilm. Location: Nova Scotia Archives and Records Management, Halifax, NS. Comments: These books are in excellent condition, though hard to read.  Early record entries are made in high-German script and are hard to read for that reason. Quality: From the original church books.

 

Lunenburg, City of, Town of Lunenburg Marriage Licenses,  (indexed).

Media: Civil Registry. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Microfilm of the Town records from 1868 to about 1880.

 

Lunenburg Congregational Church, Parish Records of the Lunenburg Lutheran Congregation, Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Xeroxed copies of original church registers.

 

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, County of, Lunenburg County Deeds.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Canada PANS.

 

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, County of, Lunenburg Nova Scotia Vital Records.

Media: Civil Registry. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This material is available only for a limited period of time, beginning about 1868.  Copies are also available at PANS.

 

Lunenburg, Nova Scotia, County of, Lunenburg County Probate.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia.

 

Macy, Sylvanus J, Coffin, Nathaniel W and Appleton, William S., The Coffin Family,  (NEHGR V24).

Media: Book. Call number: REF F 1 N56 v.24. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Maine Genealogical Society, Marriage Returns of Oxford County, Maine Prior to 1892, (Camden: Picton Press, 1993).

Media: Book. Call number: F27 O9 M97 1993. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Maine, State of, Vital Records of the State of Maine to 1892.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Manchester Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Manchester, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Institute Library, Danvers MA.

 

Marblehead Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Marblehead Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Marshall W.S. Swan, Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts, Rockport's First Document,  (NEHGR V 1137, 1983, pp139-141).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Massachusetts, Commonwealth of, Massachusetts Vital Records:  Births.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Births in Massachusetts from 1850 to 1905.  Includes an index.

 

Massachusetts, Commonwealth of, Massachusetts Vital Records:  Marriages.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Marriages in Massachusetts from 1850 to 1905.  Includes an index.

 

Massachusetts, Commonwealth of, Massachusetts Vital Records:  Deaths.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Deaths in Massachusetts from 1850 to 1905.  Includes an index.

 

Massachusetts, Commonwealth of, Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War.

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This book includes all known muster records of soldiers and sailors who served in the Continental Army and Massachusetts Militias during the Revolutionary War.

 

Meringdal, Odd, The Aandahl Family,  (Andrew Aandahl, 39 Salen Lane, Hiwasse Arkansas; 1992).

Media: Book. Call number: LOC 92-74844. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: This privately published genealogy was printed by subscription of family members, including my mother, and was presented at a family reunion in Aandals-ness in the summer of 1992.  References spotty, but much original information.

 

Methodist Church of Lunenburg, Parish Records of the Methodist Church of Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Microfilmed copies of original church registers.

 

"New England Historical and Genealogical Register."

Media: Magazine.

 

New Hampshire, State of, Records of the New Hampshire Provincial Court,  (LDS).

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

New Hampshire, State of, Poll Tax Lists for the State of New Hampshire, (LDS).

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: The LDS has preserved most of the poll tax registers for New Hampshire from the 18th century.  Also available at the New Hampshire State Library, Concord NH.

 

Newbury Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Newbury, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers Massachusetts.

 

Newbury, George, Headstone Inscriptions of Mineville Cemetery, Minefille Nova Scotia,  (http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Meadows/3515/Mineville.htm), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location: WWW. Comments: Inscriptions of the tombstones of selected Halifax County cemeteries have been transcribed and placed on the World Wide Web.

 

Newburyport Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Newburyport, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Newburyport Massachusetts, City of, Ship Registers of the District of Newburyport 1789-1870,  (Essex Institute Historical Collections, V70,pp69-92, pp185-200, pp283-314).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room. Comments: Compiled from the records of the Newburyport Customs House.

 

Newton, William Monrow, History of Barnard, Vermont with Family Genealogies 1761-1927,  (The Vermont Historical Society, 1928).

Media: Book. Call number: F59 B15N5. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This work is somewhat suspect in its content.  Like many early genealogical works, it is socially biased, badly sourced, and includes information passed on orally that can not now be verified.  Recently published articles in the NEHGS Journal have called into question several assumptions of fact included in the book pertaining to the Lurvey family. Quality: Original.

 

Nova Scotia, Canada, Government of, Halifax Victualing Lists.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Original at PANS. Comments: These lists were compiled by the Colonial Government to record the receipt of food by the foreign Protestants during their initial period in Halifax, prior to being sent to the new settlement of Lunenburg.

 

Noyes, Sybil ; Libby, Charles Thornton; Davis, Walter Goodwin, Genealogical Dictionary of  Maine and New Hampshire,  (Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co. 1976).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

"Obituary of Joshua Schwartz."

Media: Newspaper. Comments: I received this information from an individual over E-Mail.  I have not yet verified the entry in the local Lunenburg newspaper.

 

Oesterlin, Pauline Johnson, Rockingham County Paupers,  (Bowie MD: Heritage Books, 1992).

Media: Book. Call number: F42 R7 O37 1992. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Olsen, Peter, Descendants of Sir Everard de Rowe,  (Published on the Web), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location: http://www.seacoast.com/~walcat/ROWE.htm.

 

Paris Cape Historical Society, West Paris and Paris Cemeteries 1793-1993,  (Privately Published).

Media: Book. Call number: F29 P2 W48 1993. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Parish Register of All Saints Church, Derby (Derbyshire) England.

Media: Microfilm. Location: LDS Film #1041146.

 

Parish Register of Huyton by Roby, Lancashire England.

Media: Book.

 

Parsons, Eleanor, Rockport, the Making of a Tourist Treasure,  (Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts, Twin Lights Publishers, Inc., 1998).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: This book is a fanciful look at some of the old stories of Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts.  It is not referenced, and has no index. Quality: Mostly prose.

 

Passenger List of ship "Sally" 1752.

Media: Microfilm. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia.

Paulick, Michael R., John Robinson, Pastor of the Pilgrims in Norwich 1603-1607,  (NEHGR V155 October 2001, pp359-366).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler.

 

Perley, Sidney, History of Salem, Essex County Massachusetts.

Media: Book. Call number: f74.S1P4. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers MA. Comments: An excellent original work,  considered a primary source by genealogists.

 

Pool, Calvin W, Records of the Fifth Parish of Gloucester, Now Rockport,  (Essex Institute Historical Collections, V21, pp225-240, 269-288, V22, pp136-151, 235-240).

Media: Book. Call number: F72.E7 E81 V.21, V.22. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Pool, Ebenezer (1787-1878), Pool Papers,  (Six notebook volumes, transcribed and indexed).

Media: Book. Location: Sandy Bay Historical Society, Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts. Comments: Ebenezer Pool was known as "Rockport's Venerable Antiquarian, was a merchant in the town of Rockport.  He began keeping his journal in 1822, and continued until his death in 1878.  The manuscript was transcribed by historian Foster Saville, and typed with WPA assistance during the 1930s.  The notes were made by Ebenezer :"without benefit of records" and information contained must be subject to verification.

 

Pope, C.H., Pioneers of Massachusetts,  (Bowie, MD:  Heritage Books, Reprint 1991).

Media: Book.

 

Prepared by Rev. Increase N. Tarbox, D.D., Necrology of the New England Genealogical Society,  (New England Genealogical Register, V36, pp202-209).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Presbyterian Church of Lunenburg, Parish Records of the Presbyterian Church, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Xeroxed copies of original church registers.

 

Pulsifer, David (compiler), "Early Records of Boston Massachusetts," NEHGR V4 (1850) pp267-274.

Media: Magazine. Location: P267.

 

Punch, Terrence M, Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1813-1822,  (Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1981).

Media: Book.

 

Punch, Terrence M., Nova Scotia Vital Statistics from Newspapers 1769-1812,  (Genealogical Association of Nova Scotia, 1981).

Media: Book.

 

Quint, Rev. A.H., Notes on the Dover Combination of 1640,  (NEHGR V33, 1879 pp91-101).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Quint, Rev. Alonzo H, Genealogical Items Relating to Dover New Hampshire,  (NEHGR V9, 1855 pp 364-368).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Robert Stafford Hale, The Genealogy of the Descendants of Thomas Hale,  (Albany:  Weed, Parsons and Company 1889).

Media: Book. Call number: CS 71 H163 1889. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Rockport Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Rockport, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Institute Library, Danvers Massachusetts.

 

Rockport Youth Commission, Old Parish Burial Grounds Survey,  (1985, private).

Media: Book. Location: Sandy Bay Historical Society, Rockport MA. Comments: Survey of the old Fifth Parish Burial Ground in Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts.3 volumes, no index.

 

Rowe, James Swett, Rowe Family History,  (Private, 1901).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Stewart Rowe. Comments: I have not seen this work.  The reference was sent to me by Stewart Rowe, a fellow Rowe researcher.

 

Rowe, Kenneth Allyn, Research in Rowe Search,  (Topsfield, Fox Run Press,1980).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Library, Danvers MA. Comments: Extensive research notes on the ancestors of John Rowe, first settler of East Gloucester, MA.  Well sourced, but unfinished work.  This book is in the circulating stacks in Danvers!

 

Rowe/Story Cemetery Monument,  (Obelisk with four sets of inscriptions.  Three are recorded here.).

Media: Book. Location: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, East Gloucester, Essex County Massachusetts.

 

Rowley Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Rowley, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Salem Massachusetts, City of, Vital Records of Salem, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Peabody Institute Library, Danvers Massachusetts.

 

Salisbury Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Salisbury, Essex County Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Sanborn, Melinde Lutz, Supplement to Torrey's New England Marriages prior to 1700,  (Baltimore, Genealogical Publishing Co. 1991).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler.

 

Sandy Bay Historical Society, Headstone Inscriptions of Seasiede Cemetery Rockport, Essex County Massachusetts,  (C.1980).

Media: Book. Location: Sandy Bay Historical Society, Rockport MA. Comments: Hand typed.

 

Sawtelle, William Otis, "The Gilley Family of Mount Desert Island," Published in Spragues Journal of American History Vol 12 # 1&2.

Media: Magazine. Location: http://www.fishlakia.com/wgbakers.htm. Comments: I am very skeptical about many of the facts presented in this paper, particularly the ancestry of Hannah Boynton Lurvey, both her father and her mother.

 

Scalisi, Marie Lollo and Ryan, Virginia M, Peter Pattee of Haverhill, Essex County Massachusetts:  a "Journeyman Shoemaker" and his Descendants,  (NEHGR V 146 1992, pp315-336).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Smith, Elizabeth Hale, Descendants of Major Samuel Hale,  (Cambridge:  The Riverside Press, 1902).

Media: Book. Call number: CS71.H163.1902. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Smith, Eugene W, Passenger Ships of the World, Past and Present, (Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts, George H. Dean Company, 1978).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of Compiler.

 

Snow, Edward Rowe, True Tales of Buried Treasure,  (Cornwall New York:  The Cornwall Press, 1960).

Media: Book. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: Snow is a well known chronicler of the history of the Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts Harbor Islands.  He is given to exaggeration and some tongue-in-cheek observations.

 

Solley, George Willis, Alluring Rockport :  An Unsoiled New England /town on Cape Ann.

Media: Book.

 

South Shore Genealogical Society, Hillcrest Cemetery Headstone Inscriptions, Published in Electronic form.

Media: Tombstone. Location: hillcrest Cemetery, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Although these inscriptions are available in the SSGS electronic form, the compiler transcribed most of these inscriptions in person during a visit in 1999.

 

South Shore Genealogical Society, Headstone Inscriptions of Hillside Cemetary, Clearland, Nova Scotia,  (South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location: In possession of the compiler. Comments: The SSGS has compiled a collection of tombstone inscriptions from the various cemeteries located in Lunenburg County.  The collection is available in manuscript form, or in a spreadsheet.

 

St. John's Anglican Church, Parish Records of St. John's Anglican Church, Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Xeroxed copies of original church registers.

 

St. John's Anglican Church, Parish Records of St. John's Anglican Church Westphal Nova Scotia.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 11305c.2. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Microfilmed copies of original church registers.

 

St. Paul's Anglican Church, Parish Records of St. Paulís Anglican Church, Halifax Nova Scotia.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 11551-x. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Microfilmed copies of original church registers.

 

St. Stephans Anglican Church, Parish Records of St. Stephans Anglican Church, Chester Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Microfilmed copies of original church registers.

 

Stawell, Catherine, Diary of Mrs. Catherine Stawell, of Kilbrack Ireland.

Media: Book. Comments: Catherine Creagh (1758-1839) was the wife of William Stawell (1743-1830) of Kilbrack, Ireland.  She kept a diary of family affairs for much of her life, and was at the time of the publication of "A Quantock Family", was in the possession of Col. G.D. Stawell.  Its current whereabouts is unknown. Quality: References made through "A Quantock Family" by G.D. Stawell.

 

Stawell, George Dodsworth, A Quantock Family,  (Taunton, Barncott and Pearce, The Wessex Press, 1910).

Media: Book. Call number: CS 439 S89 1910. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This book is only available in England, and in the NEHGS. where there is a circulating copy available. Quality: Generally excellent.

 

Stawell, Wenman Blanckley, Will of Wenman Blanckley Stawell,  (Hallifax County Wills, Mfm. 19363 Vol. 12 #5346).

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 9810 Vol. 233 #17. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: The will is in two forms.  The one referenced above was transcribed in 1965 by Terrence M. Punch for reasons unknown.   The original is in the Halifax County Wills, handwritten and somewhat difficult to read. Quality: Both are on microfilm.

 

Stawell, Wenman Blankley, "Declaration of the History and Pedigree of our Family for the information and advantage of my true and lawful son Henry Stawell," Private.

Media: Manuscript. Location: In possession of Compiler. Comments: This legal document was written by Wenman Blankely Stawell as a declaration of his claim to the Stawell Barony.

 

Suffolk County, Massachusetts, Suffolk County Probate Court.

Media: Book.

 

The Bailly Papers,  (Unpublished).

Media: Microfilm. Call number: PANS 14908. Location: Provincial Archives of Nova Scotia. Comments: Extensive material relating to the family of Joseph Bailly, originally from the province of Quebec.  The papers were donated to the Provincial Archives in 1951 by a descendant living in the south shore of Massachusetts.

 

"The Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, Bulletin."

Media: Newspaper. Location: PANS.

 

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, International Genealogical Index (R),  (Copyright (c) 1980, 1997, data as of February 1997), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location:  Family History Library 35 N West Temple Street  Salt Lake City, UT 84150  USA. Comments: This material is available online.  It is generally not to be trusted without verification.

 

The Halifax Herald Limited.

Media: Book.

 

"The Newfoundlander."

Media: Newspaper.

 

The Rowe Family of Gloucester, Essex County, Mass. and New Gloucester, Maine, "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location:  http://www.seacoast.com/~walcat/ROWE.htm. Comments: This material is unsourced and has some questionable information.

 

Threlfall, John B, The English Ancestry of Thomasine (Dowsett) Hale, Wife of Thomas Hale of Newbury, Essex County Massachusetts,  (NEHGR V 141, 1987).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Thwing, Annie Haven, Inhabitants and Estates of the Town of Boston 1630-1800,  (NEHGS), "Electronic."

Media: Electronic. Location: In possession of Compiler. Quality: Contained on CD-ROM.

 

Torrey, Clarence Almon, New England Marriages Prior to 1700,  (Baltimore; Genealogical Publishing Company, 1995).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Transcribed by Miss Elizabeth French, Genealogical Research in England,  (NEHGR V65-66, 1911-1912).

Media: Book.

 

Transcripts of Marriage Bonds issued at Halifax Nova Scotia 1763-1847.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: CS88 N64 N64. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

United Kingdom, Government of, Service Record of Lieutenant William Stawell, British Army,  (Collection of individual records concerning the service of William Stawell in the British Military).

Media: Official Document. Location: British Military Archives, Kew, UK. Comments: Copies of this material was obtained from the British Military archives, and is in possession of the author. Quality: Original.

 

United States Government, Social Security Administration, SSN Application of Arthur Francis Stowell.

Media: Civil Registry. Location: Copy in possession of the compiler.

 

United States, Government of, 1st Census of the United States, 1790.

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This, and the other US  census have been Microfilmed. there is a printed index available to this census.

 

United States, Government of, 9th Census of the United States, 1880.

Media: Microfilm.

 

United States, Government of, 3rd Census of the United States, 1810.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Microfilm of the original census with a printed index.

 

United States, Government of, 2nd Census of the United States, 1800.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Microfilm of original census, with printed index.

 

United States, Government of, 8th Census of the United States, 1870.

Media: Microfilm. Location: National Archives and Records Administration Waltham.

United States, Government of, 7th Census of the United States 1860.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: M653. Location: National Archives and Records Administration  Waltham.

 

United States, Government of, 13th Census of the United States of America, 1910.

Media: Microfilm. Call number: T624-581. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: Microfilm of the original census.  No index currently available.

 

United States, Government of, Social Security Death Index.

Media: Official Document. Location: FamilyTreeMaker.com.

 

United States, Government of, 11th Census of the United States, 1900.

Media: Microfilm. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: This and other US Censuses are available on microfilm.

 

Walker, Louise G, Thomas Hale, 1637 Emigrant,  (Privately Published, 1978).

Media: Book. Call number: CS 71 H163 1978. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Waters, Henry F, Genealogical Gleanings in England,  (NEHGR V51 1897 pp 389-422).

Media: Book.

 

Welch, Lillian Dame, "Personal Notes of Lillian Dame Welch."

Media: Manuscript. Location: Provided by Kelly Welch Lavari.

 

Wenham Massachusetts, Town of, Vital Records of Wenham, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849,  (The Essex Institute, Salem MA, 1924).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library.

 

Williams, Cornelia Bartow, The Family of John Williams of Newbury and Haverhill, Essex County Massachusetts,  (NEHGR V62, 1908 pp 184-191).

Media: Book. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts.

 

Williston, Belvin, Intentions of Marriage and Marriages in Tremont Maine 1852-1861,  (New England Genealogical Register, V85, pp372-381).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Williston, Belvin, Records of the First Church of Mount Desert, Maine 1792-1867,  (New England Genealogical Register, V73, pp279-291).

Media: Book. Location: Beverly Public Library, Beverly Room.

 

Wolfert, Marion, German Immigrant Lists of Passengers Bound from Bremen to New York, 1869-1871,  (This is a multi-volume set).

Media: Book. Call number: E184/G3/2572. Location: NEHGS Boston, Suffolk County Massachusetts. Comments: "Germans to America" is a benchmark work for German genealogical research.  A new volume is printed about once each year, covering successively later periods.  Each entry references an original document where the individual is mentioned. Quality: Secondary.

 

Wright, Esther Clark, Planters and Pioneers, Nova Scotia 1749 to 1775, Revised Edition, (Hantsport, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press Limited, 1982 (First Printing 1978)).

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: This is a short index of settlers of Lunenburg County.  It has been reprinted but is currently (2000) out of print.

 

Zion Lutheran Church, Lunenburg, Parish Records of the Zion Lutheran Church, Lunenburg Nova Scotia.

Media: Book. Location: South Shore Genealogical Society, Lunenburg Nova Scotia. Comments: Xeroxed copies of original church registers.

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