• [S16] 1830 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as 1830 US Federal Census.
  • [S18] 1860 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as 1860 US Federal Census.
  • [S24] Florence Black, History of the Family of James and Margaret Black and Relatives, November 1987. Hereinafter cited as James & Margaret Black Family.
  • [S37] 1870 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as 1870 US Federal Census.
  • [S44] Roy Henry Heaton, (Miles City, Montana). "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - Eleven Generations", prepared by hand in 1941. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, some of the information and the dates, particularly, in this pedigree chart often prove to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented was a good place for us to start, and has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. Hereinafter cited as "Heaton Family Pedigree Chart - 1941."
  • [S164] 1800 United States Federal Census, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as 1800 US Federal Census.
  • [S221] Analysis and opinion of researcher, Liz Heaton Brown (Summerlin, Nevada).
  • [S223] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as WWI Draft Registration, 1917-1918.
  • [S266] Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900, online at https://www.ilsos.gov/isavital/marriagesrch.jsp. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Statewide Marriage Index.
  • [S296] James Savage, A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, showing three generations of those who came before May, 1692, on the basis of Farmer's Register, volumes 1-4 (Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862). Hereinafter cited as Genealogical Dictionary of First Settlers.
  • [S363] Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841-1910.
  • [S373] John T. Landis, Mayflower descendants and their marriages for two generations after the landing: including a short history of the church of the pilgrim founders of New England (Baltimore, Maryland: Southern Book Company, 1956). Hereinafter cited as Mayflower descendants and their marriages.
  • [S396] General Society of Mayflower Descendants, Mayflower Quarterly (Boston, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1959-). Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Quarterly.
  • [S397] George F. Willison, Saints and Strangers: being the lives of the Pilgrim Fathers and their families, with their friends and foes; and an account of their posthumous wanderings in limbo, their final resurrection and rise to glory, and the strange pilgrimages of Plymouth Rock (New York, New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, 1945). Hereinafter cited as Saints and Strangers.
  • [S398] William Richard Cutter, New England families, genealogical and memorial: a record of the achievements of her people in the making of commonwealths and the founding of a nation, in four volumes, with addenda-errata and index included in each volume (New York, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1914). Hereinafter cited as New England families, genealogical and memorial.
  • [S399] Alvah Walford Burt, Cushman genealogy and general history: including the descendants of the Fayette County, Pennsylvania, and Monongalia County, Virginia families (Cincinnati, Ohio: A. W. Burt, 1942). Hereinafter cited as Cushman genealogy and general history.
  • [S402] Compiled by Jayne Pratt Lovelace, The Pratt Directory (Chandler, Arizona: Ancestor House, 1995). Hereinafter cited as The Pratt Directory.
  • [S415] Compiled by Sholom Simon, online at www.rootsweb.com, WorldConnect Project, various authors and contributors (compiler email: e-mail address), downloaded 09 November 2007 from information last updated on 01 Nov 2007. Some of the information provided for this individual was obtained from a website whose compiler has stated that although he tries to ensure that the information is accurate, there is no guarantee that certain errors and omissions will not have occurred. His collection is a work in progress and contains almost 50,000 people. Much of his information has been contributed to him by other researchers and even much of that appears to be in line with information already obtained and believed to be accurate. For that reason, portions of the Descendants of Richard Warren database found on the website have been included in this collection. Information provided, unless additional proof has been offered, has not yet been verified and cannot be guaranteed.
  • [S420] Compiled by Barbara Lambert Merrick, William Brewster of the Mayflower: and His Descendants for Four Generations (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, c 2000). Hereinafter cited as William Brewster of the Mayflower.
  • [S443] Richard H. Benson, The Benson Family of Colonial Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: Newbury Street Press, 2003). Hereinafter cited as Benson Family of Colonial Massachusetts.
  • [S444] Contributed by Alice P. Huntley of Hanover Massachusetts, "John Huntley and Some of His Descendants", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volumes 100 and 101 (October 1946, January 1947, April 1947 and July 1947). Hereinafter cited as "John Huntley and Descendants."
  • [S445] A faithful and exact copy of the original records without any abridgment or variation and copied by various members of the NEHGS from the original records, "Early Records of Boston, Massachusetts", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volumes 2 - 12 (published as a continuation from January 1848 through 1858). Hereinafter cited as "Boston Records - NEHGR."
  • [S446] Communicated by Town Clerk of Braintree Massachusetts Samuel A. Bates Esq., "Braintree Records", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volumes 36, 37 and 38 (a continuing publication beginning in January 1882 through July 1884). Hereinafter cited as "Braintree Records - NEHGR."
  • [S485] Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts (886 microfilm reels of original records in the Middlesex County Courthouse, Cambridge, Massachusetts), LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Probate Records 1648-1924, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
  • [S580] Easton (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, Births, deaths, and marriages by families, 1697-1847 (Easton, Massachusetts); FHL film# 1059951, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Births, deaths, and marriages, 1697-1847 (Easton, Massachusetts).
  • [S745] Boston Births, 1700-1800, online at www.NewEnglandAncestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, 1700-1800.
  • [S796] Massachusetts State Archives, French and Indian War muster roll index cards, 1603-1779. Microfilm of cards at Massachusetts State Archives, Boston, Massachusetts; on 51 microfilm reels, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as French and Indian War muster roll index 1603-1779.
  • [S900] Ann Theopold Chaplin, The Descendants of William Ames of Braintree, Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: Newbury Street Press, c2004). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Ames of Braintree.
  • [S943] Contributed by William Prescott Greenlaw of Winthrop Massachusetts, "John Maverick and Some of His Descendants", New England Historic and Genealogical Register, Volume 96 (Oct 1942). Hereinafter cited as "John Maverick and Some Descendants."
  • [S966] Bradford Adams Whittemore and Edgar Whittemore, compilers, "The Whittemore Family in America", New England Historic and Genealogical Register Volumes 106, 107 and 108 (1952-1954). Hereinafter cited as "Whittemore Family in America."
  • [S979] Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988.
  • [S1041] The Essex Antiquarian: Answers, online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Essex Antiquarian Answers.
  • [S1139] Manning Leonard, Memorial: Genealogical, Historical, and Biographical, of Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater, Massachusetts, and some of his descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Southbridge, Massachusetts: Manning Leonard, 1896). Hereinafter cited as Solomon Leonard, 1637, of Duxbury and Bridgewater.
  • [S1155] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital Records of Duxbury, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1911). Hereinafter cited as Duxbury, Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.
  • [S1156] Horace Andrew Wadsworth, Two Hundred and Fifty Years of the Wadsworth Family in America, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Lawrence, Massachusetts: Eagle Steam Job Printing Rooms, 1883). Hereinafter cited as Wadsworth Family in America.
  • [S1164] New England Historic and Genealogical Society, compiler, Winchendon (Massachusetts) Vital Records to the year 1849, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic and Genealogical Society). Hereinafter cited as Winchendon Vital Records to 1849.
  • [S1229] Jacqueline Winspear, Messenger of Truth: A Maisie Dobbs Novel, Kindle Edition downloaded from Amazon at www.amazon.com. (New York, New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2006). Hereinafter cited as Messenger of Truth (Maisie Dobbs Mysteries).
  • [S1259] George W. Mason, Ancestors and Descendants of Elisha Mason, Litchfield, Connecticut, 1759-1858, and his wife Lucretia Webster, 1766-1853, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Waterbury, Connecticut: The Mattatuck Press, 1911). Hereinafter cited as Ancestors and Descendants of Elisha Mason.
  • [S1327] Michael Johnson Wood, "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex, and their Wives", New England Historical & Genealogical Register. Note: This article, in 6 Parts, spans six issues of the Register. It is thoroughly researched and fully sourced, and includes a wealth of knowledge on the Shermans and their extended families. Only a very small amount of the information available in Mr. Wood's article is included in this researcher's website project. Volumes 166 - 168 (October 2012 - January 2014). Hereinafter cited as "The Earliest Shermans of Dedham, Essex."
  • [S1439] Mary E. Ambrose, Ancestors and descendants of Amos Ambrose and Mary Brough of Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Includes sources and index. (Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: published by the author, 1996). Hereinafter cited as Amos Ambrose and Mary Brough of Westmoreland County.
  • [S1443] U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970.
  • [S1457] "Heaton Family Photograph Collection." (Old family photographs in the possession of LHB, Summerlin, Nevada, ). Hereinafter cited as "Heaton Family Photograph Collection."
  • [S1502] Hinshaw Index to Selected (U.S.) Quaker Records, 1680-1940, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Hinshaw Index to Selected Quaker Records, 1680-1940.
  • [S1508] Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996.
  • [S1618] Crossle Genealogical Abstracts, online at Findmypast, www.findmypast.com. Hereinafter cited as Crossle Genealogical Abstracts.
  • [S1682] Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions, from copies of original Bible pages supplied by Don W. Clarkson in 1998 and typed as read by Glenda Frank Moser who originally shared the photos and her transcriptions with Ancestry.com on 31 August 2014. Don Clarkson was identified as a descendant of Sarah Ann Rusk and a link to Glenda's Ancestry tree was found online at https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/person/tree/58145564/…. Hereinafter cited as Heaton / Rusk Bible and Transcriptions.
  • [S1689] Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Compiled Marriages, 1851-1900.
  • [S1716] Colorado, Divorce Index, 1851-1985, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Colorado, Divorce Index, 1851-1985.
  • [S1727] Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947.
  • [S1737] Mary Ann (Hewett) Beach Campbell Family Bible, from copies of original Bible pages shared online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Mary Ann (Hewett) Beach Campbell Family Bible.