• [S43] Dean Heaton, The Heaton Families: 350 Years in America. Contains index. Warning: In this researcher's opinion, the information in this work often proves to be inaccurate. At the same time, the information presented has provided us with valuable clues for pursuing future research strategies in our attempt to establish a factual history of our Heaton family. (111 Water Street, Baltimore, MD 21202: Gateway Press, Inc., 1982). Hereinafter cited as The Heaton Families: 350 Years in America.
  • [S46] Dean Crawford Smith C.G. and Douglas Richardson, "English Ancestry of Nathaniel Heaton of Boston, Mass., and his Nephew, James Heaton of New Haven, Conn.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 152, pages 430-452 (October 1998). Hereinafter cited as "Heaton, Nathaniel and James Ancestry."
  • [S48] New England Historic Genealogical Society, Massachusetts Vital Records to the Year 1850. CD-ROM (101 Newbury, Boston, Massachusetts: NEHGS), Births - Marriages - Deaths. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850.
  • [S180] Boston, Massachusetts Marriages, 1700-1809, online at www.Ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Boston Marriages, 1700-1809.
  • [S278] Multiple editors and compilers, Mayflower Families through Five Generations: Descendants of the Pilgrims Who Landed at Plymouth, Massachusetts, December 1620, volumes 1-23 (Plymouth, Massachusetts: General Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1975). Hereinafter cited as Mayflower Families through Five Generations.
  • [S484] Seth Chandler, History of the Town of Shirley, Massachusetts from its Early Settlement to A.D. 1882. The copy obtained from Google Books contains additional, handwritten notations and corrections dated 25 Sep 1883 on the William Bolton family on page 357. (Shirley, Massachusetts: Seth Chandler, 1883). Hereinafter cited as Shirley Massachusetts History to 1882.
  • [S493] John Bolton (of Bridgewater); file number S 34,583; Massachusetts, Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Application File; film number M804 (Washington D.C.: NARA).
  • [S497] Marguerite Clayton (Michigan), compiler, "Hinds Family Research Collection" (Research results and analysis, letters and photos, in the possession of Shirley Ertz of Nebraska). Hereinafter cited as "Hinds Family Research Collection."
  • [S510] Suffolk County (Massachusetts) Probate Records, 1636-1899. Microreproduction of original records in the Suffolk County courthouse on 439 reels. Dates listed are approximate only. Miscellaneous docket lists estates not appearing in files, appointments of officers, and other miscellaneous records. LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Suffolk County Probate Records, 1636-1899.
  • [S765] The Bell Family at Links - Genealogy, online at http://genealogy.links.org. Compiled by Camilla von Massenbach at e-mail address. Even though the database is a beta version and sourcing is incomplete, hard to find or absent, it provided some confirming information and new clues about the Bell family. Hereinafter cited as Bell Family at Links - Genealogy.
  • [S772] Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871, online at www.ancestry.co.uk. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Census - Wales.
  • [S856] Samuel Deane, History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its first settlement to 1831, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: James Loring, 1831). Hereinafter cited as History of Scituate, Massachusetts to 1831.
  • [S857] James S. Cushing, The genealogy of the Cushing family: an account of the ancestors and descendants of Matthew Cushing, who came to America in 1638, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. Matthew Cushing was born in England in 1589 and settled in Hingham, Massachusetts in 1638. Includes index. (Montreal, Canada: The Perrault Printing Company, 1905). Hereinafter cited as Cushing family genealogy.
  • [S858] Hollis R. Bailey, editor, multiple compilers, Bailey genealogy: James, John and Thomas and their descendants, in three parts, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. James Bailey (1612-1677) emigrated from England to Rowley, Massachusetts. John Bailey (d.1651) emigrated from England to Newbury and later Salisbury, Massachusetts. Thomas Bayley (d.1681) was in Weymouth, Massachusetts during or before 1635. Includes index. Published by direction of the Bailey-Bayley Family Association. (Newburyport, Massachusetts: Parker River Researchers, 1984 reprint edition; originally published in 1899 by the Citizen Company, Somerville, Massachusetts). Hereinafter cited as Bailey genealogy.
  • [S859] The town of Hingham, compiler, History of the town of Hingham, Massachusetts, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Reprint in one volume of the last two volumes of the History of the town of Hingham, Massachusetts, originally published in three volumes in four parts by the town in 1893. Includes separate indexes for surnames, places, and miscellaneous at the end of Volume 3. Contents: Volume 1, Parts 1-2. Historical --Volume 2. Genealogical -- Volume 3. Genealogical. (Hingham, Massachusetts: Published by the town, 1893). Hereinafter cited as History of Hingham, Massachusetts.
  • [S860] Compiled "Marriages and Deaths", "Adams Bailey, Esq. Obituary", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 13 (Jan 1859). Hereinafter cited as "Adams Bailey, Esq. Obituary."
  • [S861] New England Historic Genealogical Society, compiler, Vital records of Abington, Massachusetts, to the year 1850, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Contents: Volume I. Births and Volume II. Marriages and Deaths. Alphabetical indexes to the manuscript records of the town, supplemented by information from church registers, cemetery inscriptions and other sources. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1912). Hereinafter cited as Vital records of Abington to 1850.
  • [S869] Marcus Taft Jones, Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history: descendants of William and Margery Hayward of Braintree, Massachusetts, 1648; earlier of Weymouth. Microfilm of typescript at the Rhode Island Historical Society in Providence, Rhode Island. Hayward genealogy 1648-1690; FHL Film# 22344, Item 2, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Hayward-Howard genealogy and family history.
  • [S927] Published by order of the Boston Board of Aldermen acting as county commissioners for the county of Suffolk, Suffolk Deeds, in 14 volumes. Includes indexes. (Boston, Massachusetts: city printers Rockwell and Churchill, 1880-1906). Hereinafter cited as Suffolk Deeds.
  • [S929] Brattle Square Church, The Manifesto Church, records of the Church in Brattle Square, Boston, with lists of communicants, baptisms, marriages, and funerals, 1699-1872, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Microreproduction of original published in Boston by The Benevolent Fraternity of Churches, 1902. (Salt Lake City, Utah: filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1968). Hereinafter cited as Brattle Square (Boston) Church records, 1699-1872.
  • [S970] Jedediah Dwelley and John F. Simmons, History of the town of Hanover, Massachusetts, with family genealogies, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. Digitized from paper copy of originally published volume. Includes index to historical part. (Plymouth, Massachusetts: Memorial Press, 1910, c1911). Hereinafter cited as History of the town of Hanover.
  • [S1019] Boston Births, 1700-1800, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, 1700-1800.
  • [S1028] Transcribed by Rev. Anson Titus, "Marriages of Rev. Thomas Foxcroft, A.M., Boston, 1717-1769", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 42 (April 1888, pages 152-155 and July 1888, pages 250-254). Hereinafter cited as "Marriages of Thomas Foxcroft, Boston, 1717-1769."
  • [S1033] Jonathan A. Shaw, "George Barrell, Emigrant to Boston in 1638, and his Children and Grandchildren", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, with source information provided, Volume 165, pages 5-14 and 141-149 (January 2011 and April 2011). Hereinafter cited as "George Barrell, 1638 Emigrant to Boston."
  • [S1034] Boston MA: Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Deaths, 1630-1699, online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston Births, Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths, 1630-1699.
  • [S1044] William Prescott M.D., The Prescott Memorial or a Genealogical Memoir of the Prescott Families in America, In Two Parts, downloaded from the Open Library Project at www.openlibrary.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1870). Hereinafter cited as The Prescott Memorial.
  • [S1179] Fanny Leonard Koster, Annals of the Leonard Family, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1979, 1980. Salt Lake City, Utah: microreproduction of original published in New York by C.H. Koster, 1911). Hereinafter cited as Leonard Family Annals.
  • [S1192] Winifred Lovering Holman, "English Ancestry of Richard Williams and his wife Frances (Deighton) Williams", viewed and printed from NEHGS online at www.americanancestors.org, The American Genealogist and New Haven Genealogical Magazine, Volumes 9 and 10 (1932-1933). Hereinafter cited as "Richard Williams and Frances Deighton."
  • [S1196] Malloy M. Miller, "The Daniel Lincolns in Taunton, Massachusetts in the Mid-Eighteenth Century", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 124, pages 198-201 (July 1970). Hereinafter cited as "Daniel Lincolns in Taunton."
  • [S1197] William Frederick Adams, Barney: Barney 1634 and Hosmer 1635, viewed and downloaded from www.familysearch.org, a digitized copy of a microreproduction of the original. (Springfield, Massachusetts: W.F. Adams, 1912). Hereinafter cited as Barney 1634 and Hosmer 1635.
  • [S1198] Rhode Island Vital Records 1636-1850, online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island Vital Records 1636-1850.
  • [S1208] William Richard Cutter, Genealogical and Personal Memoirs relating to the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts. In 4 volumes, with a surname index in Volume 4; downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (New York, New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1908). Hereinafter cited as Memoirs of the Families of Boston and Eastern Massachusetts.
  • [S1215] Boston, MA: Inhabitants and Estates of the Town of Boston, 1630-1822 (Thwing Collection), online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Boston Inhabitants and Estates (Thwing).
  • [S1228] J. Gardner Bartlett, John Hill of Dorchester, Mass., and his Descendants, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1904). Hereinafter cited as John Hill of Dorchester and his Descendants.
  • [S1245] Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts 1630-1877 with a Genealogical Register, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Boston, Massachusetts: H.O. Houghton and Company, 1877). Hereinafter cited as History of Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • [S1306] Sandra Sutphin Olney, Passengers on the "Lion" from England to Boston, 1632 : and five generations of their descendants. In 2 volumes. (Bowie, Maryland: Heritage Books, c1992). Hereinafter cited as Passengers on the "Lion" from England to Boston, 1632.
  • [S1318] John M. Kingsbury, "Interconnecting Bloodlines and Genetic Inbreeding in a Colonial Puritan Community: Eastern Massachusetts, 1630-1885", National Genealogical Society Quarterly Volume 84, Number 2, pages 85-101 (June 1996). Hereinafter cited as "Interconnecting Bloodlines and Genetic Inbreeding in a Colonial Puritan Community."
  • [S1324] Henry Bond M.D., Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts, including Waltham and Weston; to which is appended the Early History of the Town, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Second Edition; two volumes in one. (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic-Genealogical Society, 1860). Hereinafter cited as Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts.
  • [S1326] Charles Pomeroy Sherman, Sherman Genealogy in the Direct Line from Thomas Sherman, I (c1443-1493) through Rev. John Sherman, VII (1613-1685) to John Sherman, XII (1796-1869) and all his Descendants: also all children of the direct line who came to or were born in New England, and many of their descendants: also mention of other Sherman lines, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Atlantic City, New Jersey: Brooks & Idler, 1922). Hereinafter cited as Sherman Genealogy in the Direct Line from Thomas Sherman, I (c1443-1493).
  • [S1329] Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635, Volumes I-VII, online at www.americanancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Great Migration: 1634-1635, Volumes I-VII.
  • [S1332] J.G. Locke, "Barnard, Roby, Thomas", New England Historical & Genealogical Register, Volume 18, page 313 (July 1864). Hereinafter cited as "Barnard, Roby, Thomas."
  • [S1339] Church of England. St. Margaret's Church, Memorials of St. Margaret's Church, Westminster : comprising the parish registers, 1539-1660, and the churchwardens' accounts, 1460-1603, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. In 2 volumes; includes index. (London, England: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1914). Hereinafter cited as Memorials of St. Margaret's Church, Westminster.
  • [S1340] Charles Edward Banks, History of York, Maine : Successively known as Bristol (1632), Agamenticus (1641), Gorgeana (1642), and York (1652). In three Volumes; includes indexes. Volumes I and II are also available online at www.ancestry.com. (Baltimore, Maryland: Regional Publishing Company, 1967 reprint; originally published 1931-1935 by Calkins Press, Boston, Massachusetts). Hereinafter cited as History of York, Maine.
  • [S1342] James Richard Joy, Thomas Joy and his Descendants : in the lines of his sons Samuel of Boston, Joseph of Hingham, Ephraim of Berwick, a Portfolio of Family Papers, downloaded from the Family History Library at www.familysearch.org. (New York, New York: Printed for the Family, 1900). Hereinafter cited as Thomas Joy and his Descendants : in the lines of his sons.
  • [S1350] William B. Trask, "Abstracts from the Earliest Wills on Record in the County of Suffolk, Mass.", New England Historical & Genealogical Register (article spans several volumes and years). Hereinafter cited as "Abstracts of Early Wills, Suffolk County, Massachusetts."
  • [S1399] Heaton. A well researched and partially documented work on the earliest Heaton immigrants to Pennsylvania, from Yorkshire, England, in 1682. Some of the information from the website is presented here in acknowledgement that not all of the early Heatons to America were "our" Heatons, and specifically to remind us of the reasons for the confusion expressed by our Heaton family researchers over the years as they tried to distinguish between the Lincolnshire John Heaton and the Yorkshire John Heaton, the two John Heatons of Loudon County, Virginia. Online at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~paxson/…, MJP Grundy (email: e-mail address); viewed on 7 July 2015.
  • [S1426] Gilbert Cope, Genealogy of the Smedley Family : descended from George and Sarah Smedley, settlers in Chester County, Penna. with brief notices of other families of the name, and abstracts of early English wills, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. (Lancaster, Pennsylvania: Wickersham Printing Company, 1901). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Smedley Family.
  • [S1476] FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File, online at www.familysearch.org. Warning: Much of the information provided in the ongoing FamilySearch Pedigree Research File program has proven to be incorrect, and therefore we consider the program to be unreliable. We have sometimes found it useful, however, in identifying clues for further research. Unless additional sources been offered, this entry is a clue only, and has not yet been verified and should not be considered accurate. Hereinafter cited as FamilySearch Pedigree Resource File.
  • [S1505] U.S. Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes IVI, 16071943, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Encyclopedia of American Quaker Genealogy, Volumes IVI, 16071943.
  • [S1509] Cora M. (Patty) Payne, Genealogy of the Maulsby Family for Five Generations, 1699-1902, downloaded from Internet Archive at www.archive.org. (Des Moines, Iowa: Geo. A. Miller Press, 1902). Hereinafter cited as Genealogy of the Maulsby Family.