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Vital Records of Tisbury, Massachusetts to the year 1850

By: The New England Historic Genealogical Society

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1910)

Seller ID: N0555

ISBN: 1556135556

Condition: 244 pages, (1910), reprint, 244 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


244 pages, (1910), reprint, 244 pp, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Dorchester Town Records (Massachusetts)

By: The Record Commissioners of the City of Boston

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1883)

Seller ID: R1138

ISBN: 0788411381

Condition: 329 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1883) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, 329 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Comprises the first volume of public records for the town of Dorchester, dated as early as the 1630’s and extending to the end of the 17th century.329 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1883) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, 329 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Some Old Houses in Westborough, Massachusetts and their Occupants. With an Account of the Parkman Diaries

By: The Westborough Historical Society

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: W2129

ISBN: 0788421298

Condition: Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This is an interesting little book that divides the stories of twelve old family homes in Westborough, Massachusetts, into twelve chapters. The homes discussed include those of Stephen Maynard, the Simon Tainter House, the Samuel Forbush Tavern, the Parkman Parsonage, the Breck Parkman Shop, the Forbes Homestead, the Thomas Forbush House, the First Davis House, the Gershom Brigham House, the Haskell House, the Gale Tavern, and the Thomas Whitney House. The Parkman Diaries can be found in the chapter devoted to the Breck Parkman Shop. Additional Parkman manuscripts can be found in the chapter d... View more info

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Inscriptions on the Grave Stones in the Grave Yards of Northampton and of Other Towns in the Valley of the Connecticut, as Springfield, Amherst, Hadley, Hatfield, Deerfield, &c. with Brief Annals of Northampton

By: Thomas Bridgman

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1850)

Seller ID: B0590

ISBN: 0078840590X

Condition: 232 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1850), 2007, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 232 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The author took great care to trace and transcribe the gravestone inscriptions included in this book. He recorded entire inscriptions, which typically included the individual's name and date of death but could also include such information as age, date of birth, family members, occupation, cause of death and an epitaph. In some cases, the author has included his own notation of supplementary information about the individual or the grave site.The dates of the inscriptions range from the mid-seventeenth century to the mid-nineteenth century. Most of the towns listed are in Massachusetts, but som... View more info

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The Proprietors' Records of the Town of Lunenburg, Massachusetts, including Fitchburg and a Portion of Ashby, 1729-1833

By: Walter C. Davis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1897)

Seller ID: D1456

ISBN: 0788414569

Condition: 388 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1897), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 388 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


This text offers a complete transcript of the records of the proprietors of the town of Lunenburg, as copied from the folios of the archives of the state of Massachusetts. These documents are primarily concerned with land grants and related legal transactions, and include accounts of the initial lot divisions, the names of all the earliest known settlers and descriptions of the original estates. Documents are arranged by folios, and by date of original publication within each folio. The names of presiding officials, committee members and the clerks who recorded each transaction are included, a... View more info

History of the Town of Sutton, Massachusetts, From 1704 to 1876: including Grafton until 1735; Milbury until 1813; and parts of Northbridge, Upton and Auburn

By: William A. Benedict, A. M. and Rev. Hiram A. Tracy

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1878)

Seller ID: B1632

ISBN: 0788416324

Condition: 838 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1878), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 2 vols., 838 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Part I, The Annals, comprises business from town records, naming the founding fathers, and describing early lots & boundaries, etc. Part II, The Homes of Sutton, gives a brief history of every home, followed by Part III, Ecclesiastical and Educational, and Part IV, Manufacturing. Part V, Genealogical, traces 104 family names, noting more than 1000 families. Part VI, Military, Civil and Statistical, contains military records, names of town officials, and statistical tables.838 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1878), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, indices, 2 vols., 838 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Ancestors and Descendants of Ira Johnson and Abigail (Furbush) Johnson From 1590-2003

By: William A. Blandin and Gerald G. Johnson

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2004)

Seller ID: J2493

ISBN: 0788424938

Condition: 678 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2004), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 678 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The original book on the ancestors and descendants of Ira Johnson and Abigail Furbush Johnson was accomplished by Gerald Garth Johnson in 1984. The format used at that time to report the names and dates of family members was modeled after the Genealogy of Captain John Johnson of Roxbury, Massachusetts by Paul Franklin Johnson (1951) so that the two books could be used together by the thousands and thousands of descendants of Captain John Johnson. Additional information and revisions have been based upon marriage, birth and death records compiled by Karlene M. Johnson Messer as well as from per... View more info

Good Old Dorchester [Massachusetts]: A Narrative History of the Town, 1630-1893

By: William Dana Orcutt

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1893)

Seller ID: O2063

ISBN: 0788420631

Condition: 496 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1893) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 496 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Take a look back at the ancient town of Dorchester, Massachusetts, which "offers a fruitful field for the historical student." This publication was the first narrative history of the town and paints a delightful picture of the people, places and history of Dorchester, which lies south of Boston. The author covers the Colonial times, the Provincial times, from the Revolution to the War of the Rebellion, the schools, churches and homes, and also the Modern times (1861-1893). Illustrations highlight this book. Anyone with ancestors from Dorchester or anyone who lives there still will enj... View more info

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Remarkable High Tories: Supporters of King and Parliament in Revolutionary Massachusetts

By: William H. B. Thomas

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (2001)

Seller ID: T1705

ISBN: 0788417053

Condition: 338 pages, 5.5x8.5, (2001), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 338 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


It was neither popular nor altogether safe to be loyal to King and Parliament on the eve of the American Revolution. But for some who were loyal, it was destiny. Throughout the Province of Massachusetts Bay, wealthy landowners with a tradition of holding office under the Crown tended to be loyalists. Two such men in Marshfield were Nathaniel Ray Thomas and Dr. Isaac Winslow, called "remarkable high Tories" by one of their contemporaries. Both descended from families that had provided men prominent in the civil and military life of the town of Plymouth Colony, and later, the Province of... View more info

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The Bunnell / Bonnell Family in America, Second Edition: William Bunnell of Massachusetts Bay and New Haven Colonies, Comprising Full Accounts of the First Six Generations, Vital Records of the Seventh Generation, and the Names and Relationships of the Eighth Generation

By: William R. Austin

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: A4493

ISBN: 0078844493X

Condition: 526 pages, 8.5x11, 2007, 8.5x11, paper, index, 526 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The majority of Bunnells and Bonnells in America are descendants of William Bunnell, the immigrant whose history is covered in the first generation herein. The earliest record in which William Bunnell appears is dated 1630, when he served on a jury at Watertown, Massachusetts. This work traces his descendants up to the early 1900s. Beginning with a lively discussion of the family name, the author describes how he has found seventy variations in spelling. He then relates how certain evidence proves that William came from England, even though the exact location has never been pinpointed. This co... View more info

The Pitcher Book: A Genealogical History of the Descendants of Andrew Pitcher and Margaret Russell Who Settled in Milton, Massachusetts, 1634-2007

By: William R. Phipps

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2007

Seller ID: P4482

ISBN: 0788444824

Condition: 942 pages, 8.5x11, 2007, 8.5x11, cloth, index, 942 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc


The Pitcher name seems most prevalent in Eastern England and it could have possibly come from a job description as many surnames were derived from the act942 pages, 8.5x11, 2007, 8.5x11, cloth, index, 942 pp, Cloth, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Genealogical and Personal Memoirs: Relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. Four Volumes. Partially indexed

By: William Richard Cutter

Price: $235.00

Publisher: CC: 1908

Seller ID: 9171-102

ISBN: 0806345497

Condition: 2,201 pp. pages, 5.5� x 8.5�, (1908), 2008, 2,201 pp. in all, illus., paper, paper, CC


2,201 pp. pages, 5.5� x 8.5�, (1908), 2008, 2,201 pp. in all, illus., paper, paper, CC View more info

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Colonial Times on Buzzard’s Bay

By: William Root Bliss

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1889)

Seller ID: B2148

ISBN: 0788421484

Condition: 246 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1889), 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 246 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Buzzard’s Bay is located in the Southeastern section of Massachusetts, and consists of more than 280 miles of coastline. A reflection of the life and spirit of colonial times, this work has a distinct flavor all its own. Beginning with the first settlers on the shores of Buzzard’s Bay, the author describes the interesting nature of these hard working, fair-minded and frugal people. He follows their history up until the coming of a railroad into the same region. A number of different resources were utilized in the preparation of this work. They including: The Records of the Roches... View more info

Historical Collections of the American Colonial Church, Volume 3: Massachusetts

By: William Stevens Perry

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1873)

Seller ID: P0702

ISBN: 1585497029

Condition: 720 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1873), 2001, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 720 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Transcriptions of manuscript collections relating to the early church in Massachusetts from such sources as the Lambeth MSS, Letter Books of the Ven. Society for Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts, Fulham MSS, and other original manuscripts. 720 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1873), 2001, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 720 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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History of the Town of Plymouth [Massachusetts], with a sketch of the Origin and Growth of Separatism

By: William T. Davis

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1885)

Seller ID: D1713

ISBN: 0788417134

Condition: 204 pages, 8.5x11, (1885), 2001, 8.5x11, paper, indices, 204 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


"The author has long realized the want of a concise, yet comprehensive, sketch of the Pilgrim movement, its origin, its growth, its development, and of the settlement at Plymouth to which it finally led; a history from which the general reader might obtain, without laborious research, that amount of information which every educated man should possess in the various departments of American history." To this aim, the author has compiled a brief, but informative, historical sketch beginning with the Dutch and English origins of the Separatist movement and following the course of events in... View more info

The Pilgrim Fathers: Their Church and Colony, With Twelve Illustrations And A Map

By: Winnifred Cockshott

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1909)

Seller ID: C2218

ISBN: 0788422189

Condition: 388 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1909) 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 388 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


388 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1909) 2005, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 388 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info