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The 1848 Boston Cultivator: Marriages, Deaths and Miscellaneous Readings

By: Elaine Morrison Fitch

Price: $43.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2003

Seller ID: F0877

ISBN: 1585498777

Condition: 542 pages, 6x9, 2003, 6x9, paper, index, 542 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The bustling port of Boston had much news of interest, from social occasions to fires, crime and shipping. Rampant were diseases such as consumption, cholera, typhoid fever and rabies. Social issues included equal rights for women, prison reform, education, and drug and alcohol abuse. The vital records of births, deaths and marriages are a wonderful resource for family historians. The articles abstracted from this weekly newspaper are presented in chronological order for the year 1848. Index included.542 pages, 6x9, 2003, 6x9, paper, index, 542 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The Boston Recorder and Telegraph, 1825

By: Elaine Morrison Fitch

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2004

Seller ID: F0927

ISBN: 1585499277

Condition: 370 pages, 6x9, 2004, 6x9, paper, index, 370 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


In 1825 America was still a very young country; the battle for its independence from English rule had taken place just fifty years earlier. In Boston, already a well established city, the cornerstone for the Bunker Hill Monument was put in place during a ceremony that included John Quincy Adams, the Marquis de Lafayette, and Daniel Webster. Elsewhere that year the first boat left Buffalo from New York City upon the newly opened Erie Canal, settlers were still at war with Native Americans, and piracy was a problem on our coastal waters. Though New Englanders were well established, large portion... View more info

A Gazetteer of the State of Massachusetts

By: Elias Nason

Price: $51.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1889)

Seller ID: N1043

ISBN: 0788410431

Condition: 792 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1889) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 2 vols., c792 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This is "a topographical description, together with a brief historical and statistical notice, of the several counties, cities, towns, and villages of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts."792 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1889) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 2 vols., c792 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

History of the Town of Cheshire, Berkshire County, Massachusetts

By: Ellen M. Raynor and Emma L. Petitclerc

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1885)

Seller ID: R2105

ISBN: 0788421050

Condition: 219 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1885) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 219 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


219 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1885) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 219 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The Essex Genealogist, Index to Volumes 21-25, 2001-2005

By: Essex Society of Genealogist, Inc.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2009

Seller ID: E4798

ISBN: 0078844798X

Condition: 86 pages, 8.5x11, 2009, 8.5x11, paper, index, 86 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Essex County, Massachusetts, is a region of genealogical interest to many people across the country, and the Society's journal has been an important source of information for its subscribers since it was founded in 1981. All volumes contain articles related to Essex County or to genealogical research in general. Recurring highlights of the journal include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Research in Progress" (genealogical information), "Our Readers Write," "The Ahnentafel" (family generational charts), "Gene... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 15, 1995

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1995)

Seller ID: E0676

ISBN: 0788406760

Condition: 309 pages, 8.5x11, (1995) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 309 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "Merrimac Valley Carvers," "The Essex Society of Genealogists 20 Successful Years," "Boston's First Cemetery," "Deaths in Chelsea, Malden and Surrounding Towns," "Rev. John White, Little-Known Builder of the Bay Colony," "Check Those Deeds," "Lynnfield's Genealogy Room," "The Registry of DeedsóEssex County." Research in Progress: Ireson family, William Longfellow, Henry Rhodes, Thomas Newhall, Thomas Parker, Trask family, John Henry Burchsted, Peter Wolfe. It Happened in Essex Co.: "Suffrage in Gloucester ... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 14, 1994

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1994)

Seller ID: E0641

ISBN: 0788406418

Condition: 310 pages, 8.5x11, (1994) reprint, 8?x11, new index, illus., 310 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "Early Churches and Ministers of Lynn, Saugus, and Lynnfield," "Canadian and Maritime Collections at the New England Historic Genealogical Society," "Peabody, Massachusetts--Historical Treasures," "Scots-Irish Research." Research in Progress: Capt. Lemuel Bickford Mason, Townsend family, Hudson family, Sarah (Stacy) Churchill, "Peter Wolfe's Black and Bisson Descendants in Essex Co.," John Pearson, John Pedrick, Nathaniel Wharf/Wharff, Henry Rhodes, Philip & Sarah (Trussel) Call. It happened in Essex Co.: "Adam Hawkes: A Puritan in ... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 13, 1993

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1993)

Seller ID: E0640

ISBN: 0078840640X

Condition: 306 pages, 8.5x11, (1993) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 306 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "Records of the South Street Methodist Church at Lynn," "Admissions and Baptisms at the Second Church [Boston]," "French Huguenots in Boston: the Faneuills, the Bowdoins, the Reveres," "Ebenezer Pool, Rockport's venerable Antiquarian," "Lynn Library's Surprising Genealogy Collection." Research in Progress: Richard Goss, Edward Richards, Breed family, Thomas Lushman, Goss family, Thomas Ellis, Mary (Sargent) Breed, Francis Drake Needham, Bixby family, John Pearson, James Parker, Thomas Townsend, Ballard family. It Happened in Essex Co.: ... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 12, 1992

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1992)

Seller ID: E0598

ISBN: 0788405985

Condition: 300 pages, 8.5x11, (1992) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 300 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "Methods to Identify a Wife's Maiden Name," "Early Congregational Church Records," "Major Protestant Archives and Historical Societies," "Admissions and Baptisms at the Second Church [Boston]." Research in Progress: Tilton family, Breed family, Timothy Cooper, Daniel & Joseph Hitchings, John Hathorn(e), Edward Richards, Collins family, Moulton family. It happened in Essex Co.: "Early Stops on the Tarbox Trail," "It Happened in Central Square [Lynn's train station]," "Going for the Gold [Edwin Tarbox, Essex Co. forty-niner].&... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 11, 1991

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1991)

Seller ID: E0597

ISBN: 0788405977

Condition: 298 pages, 8.5x11, (1991) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 298 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "The Rage for Roots," "A Register of the Church Members and Baptisms & Marriages of the Methodist Episcopal Church in South Street, Lynn, Mass." Research in Progress: Henry Collins, Peter Twiss, Ramsdell family, Stocker family, Tilton family, Thaddeus Riddan, Richard Johnson, James Bamford, Breed family, Daniel & Joseph Hitchings, Timothy Cooper, Henry Hallowell. It Happened in Essex Co.: "The Steeple Went Down [East Saugus Community Methodist Church]," "Genealogy in (East) Germany," "The Friend's Burying Ground," "Pinkham and Eddy:... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 4, 1984

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1984)

Seller ID: E0466

ISBN: 0788404660

Condition: 266 pages, 8.5x11, (1984) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 266 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "Do Your Homework Before Coming to Ireland," "The Boston Irish," "Research in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island," "Utilizing Land Records in Genealogical Research." Research in Progress: Giles Burley, Lee family, Mae Wilson, Pierce, Henry Rhodes of Lynn, Perkins/Swain, Moses Lufkin of Ipswich and Gloucester, Procter family, Cogswell/French, Sarah Wildes. Other family names featured: Gile, Graham, Bixby (Szabronski), Esty (McKinney), Bartlett, Holyoke, Daland, Haskell, Dole (Jackson), Merrill (Goulette), Pease, Parsons, Whitman (Lawler), Fi... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 3, 1983

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1983)

Seller ID: E0465

ISBN: 0788404652

Condition: 262 pages, 8.5x11, (1983) reprint, 8.5x11, new index, illus., 262 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Feature Articles: "The Professional Genealogist," "The New England Historic Genealogical Society," "The Great Indian Shake-Down in Essex County," "New England Church Records." Research in Progress: Gott family, William Perkins, Perkins family, the Holyoke Grant, Edmund Johnson of Salem, Dr. Charles Chauncey Chandler, Jeffrey Massey family, Bates family, Calvin Shepherd, Alvah Cotton, John Wells Small. Other family names featured in this volume: Fairfield, Hawkes (Cook), Hutchison (Lee), Haynes, McCormick, Tuttle (Woods) (Henry), Wiswall, Ritter (Runner), Buckman... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 19, 1999

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2001

Seller ID: E1885

ISBN: 0788418858

Condition: 280 pages, 8.5x11, 2001, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 280 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists. Recurring highlights of the journals include the “TEG Feature Article,” “It Happened in Essex County” (local history), “Crest and Shield” (heraldry info), “Tools of the Trade” (advice on genealogical resources), “The Ahnentafel” (family generational charts), “Research in Progress,” “Ask TEG,” “Society News,” and “Genealogical Queries.” While there is enough general information and advise included to make th... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 10, 1990

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1990)

Seller ID: E0567

ISBN: 0788405675

Condition: 286 pages, 8.5x11, (1990), 2008, 8.5x11, paper, index, 286 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists into convenient yearly volumes. Essex County, Massachusetts, is a region of genealogical interest to many people across the country, and the Society's journal has been an important source of information for its subscribers since it was founded in 1981. Each volume contains articles related to Essex County or to genealogical research in general. Recurring highlights of the journals include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Crest and Shield" (heraldry ... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 22, 2002

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2002)

Seller ID: E3832

ISBN: 0788438328

Condition: 266 pages, 8.5x11, (2002), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 266 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists. Recurring highlights of the journals include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Tools of the Trade" (advice on genealogical resources), "The Ahnentafel" (family generational charts), "Research in Progress," "Society News," and "Genealogical Queries." While there is enough general information and advice included to make this book valuable for anyone interested in genealogy, those with genealogical interest specific to E... View more info

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The Essex Genealogist, Volume 21, 2001

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: E3833

ISBN: 0788438336

Condition: 270 pages, 8.5x11, (2001), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 270 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists. Recurring highlights of the journals include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Tools of the Trade" (advice on genealogical resources), "The Ahnentafel" (family generational charts), "Research in Progress," "Society News," and "Genealogical Queries." While there is enough general information and advice included to make this book valuable for anyone interested in genealogy, those with genealogical interest specific to E... View more info

The Essex Genealogist, Volume 23, 2003

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2003)

Seller ID: E4513

ISBN: 0788445138

Condition: 266 pages, 8.5x11, (2003), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 266 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists. Recurring highlights of the journals include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Tools of the Trade" (advice on genealogical resources), "The Ahnentafel" (family generational charts), "Research in Progress," and "Genealogical Queries." While there is enough general information and advice included to make this book valuable for anyone interested in genealogy, those with genealogical interest specific to Essex County, Massachuset... View more info

The Essex Genealogist, Volume 24, 2004

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)

Seller ID: E4514

ISBN: 0788445146

Condition: 256 pages, 8.5x11, (2004), 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 256 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This series collects the quarterly journals of the Essex Society of Genealogists. Recurring highlights of the journals include the "TEG Feature Article," "It Happened in Essex County" (local history), "Tools of the Trade" (advice on genealogical resources), "The Ahnentafel" (family generational charts), "Research in Progress," "Umbilical Line," and "Genealogical Queries." While there is enough general information and advice included to make this book valuable for anyone interested in genealogy, those with genealogical interest specific to... View more info

Essex County Deeds 1675, Abstracts of Volume 5, Copy Books, Essex County, Massachusetts

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2008

Seller ID: E4543

ISBN: 0078844543X

Condition: 108 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 108 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This volume consists of abstracts from the fifth copy book of the Essex County Deed Books. These records are a rich source of names complete with details of the transactions and the properties involved. Records contain (as available) the full names of both the buyer and the seller in bold type, the date of the transaction, a description of the property including its location, payment(s), and (as available) witnesses. The fullname index is a bonus for researchers. 108 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 108 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The Essex Genealogist, Volume 8, 1988

By: Essex Society of Genealogists, Inc

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1988)

Seller ID: E0533

ISBN: 0788405330

Condition: 274 pages, 8.5x11, (1988) reprint, 8?x11, paper, new index, 274 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


274 pages, 8.5x11, (1988) reprint, 8?x11, paper, new index, 274 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info