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True Stories of New England Captives Carried to Canada During the Old French and Indian Wars

By: C. Alice Baker

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1896)

Seller ID: B0420

ISBN: 1556134207

Condition: 420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1896), 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Recounts in detail the Indian attacks at Wells and York, Maine, Dover, New Hampshire, and Hatfield, Haverhill, and Deerfield, Massachusetts. Focuses on a few of the participants with extensive genealogical and biographical data. The families treated are: Baker, Nims, Otis, Plaisted, Rishworth, Rising, Sayward, Sheldon, Silver, Stockwell, Stebbins, Wheelwright, and Williams. The captives discussed in detail here are only treated briefly in the companion volume by Coleman.420 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1896), 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 420 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Epitaphs in the Old Burying-Ground at Deerfield, Massachusetts

By: C. Alice Baker and Emma L. Coleman

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1924)

Seller ID: B3507

ISBN: 0788435078

Condition: 56 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1924), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, 56 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Graveyards can often supply facts that cannot be found in town records. Unfortunately, gravestones frequently disappear so it is especially important to preserve this information before the primary source is lost. The inscriptions within these pages were transcribed by C. Alice Baker at the request of the New England Historic Genealogical Society of Boston. After Miss Baker's death, this task was completed by Emma L. Coleman. This work consists of exact transcriptions of the epitaphs from the Old Burying Ground at Deerfield, Massachusetts. The text of each transcription is arranged on the page... View more info