• [S6] Interview with Grandma Conger, Louisa Shove Conger (1840-1942), by Mary Lou Heaton Skinner Ross, sometime before Grandma Conger's death in 1942. LHB Notebook - E-Mails and Letters (Summerlin, Nevada).
  • [S8] Births - Marriages - Deaths, International Genealogical Index (IGI) (Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah: www.familysearch.org).
  • [S9] Compiled by Mary Lou Heaton Skinner Ross, transcribed from the original Conger Volumes published by Helen Maxine Cromwell in 1973, "Notes Taken From: The Conger Family of America", compiled on 10 Aug 1982 (Issaquah, Washington 98029). Hereinafter cited as "Conger Family Outline."
  • [S182] The Boston Directory for 1800 (No. 75 Cornhill, Boston, MA: John Russell for John West). Hereinafter cited as Boston Directory for 1800.
  • [S186] Boston Directories for 1813 and 1816 (No. 47 Marlborough street, Boston, Massachusetts: Edward Cotton). Hereinafter cited as Boston Directories for 1813 and 1816.
  • [S187] Boston Directories for 1806 and 1807 (No. 47 Marlborough street, Boston, Massachusetts: Edward Cotton). Hereinafter cited as Boston Directories for 1806 and 1807.
  • [S188] Multiple compilers, Boston (Massachusetts) City Directories. On 334 microfiches and 84 microfilm reels; LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Boston City Directories.
  • [S189] Boston Registry Department, compiler, Boston Marriages from 1752 to 1809 (Boston, Massachusetts: Boston Municipal Printing Office, 1903). Hereinafter cited as Boston Marriages, 1752 - 1809.
  • [S240] Mary Lou Skinner Ross, Thoughts While Ironing. Warning: The publication contains no chapters or page numbers. (Atlanta, Georgia: Ross, Mary Lou Skinner, 1981). Hereinafter cited as Thoughts While Ironing.
  • [S241] Earnest Elmo Calkins, They Broke the Prairie (New York, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1937). Hereinafter cited as They Broke the Prairie.
  • [S249] Illinois Public Domain Land Tract Database of the Illinois State Archives, online at http://www.library.sos.state.il.us/departments/archives/…. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Public Domain Land Records.
  • [S293] From a manuscript in the possession of the New England Historic Genealogical Society, "A Record of Deaths in Boston and Vicinity, 1799-1815", New England Historical and Genealogical Register volumes 77, 78 and 79 (published in 1923-1925). Hereinafter cited as "Deaths in Boston, 1799-1815."
  • [S295] Charles Henry Pope, The Pioneers of Massachusetts: A Descriptive List, drawn from records of the colonies, towns, and churches, and other contemporaneous documents. Available now online from the Family History Catalog at www.familysearch.org. (Baltimore, Maryland: C.H. Pope originally in 1900 at Boston and reprinted by Genealogical Publishing Company, 1991). Hereinafter cited as The Pioneers of Massachusetts.
  • [S318] America's Historical Newspapers, accessed online at NEHGS www.americanancestors.org which links to "HistArchive" at http://infoweb.newsbank.com. Hereinafter cited as America's Historical Newspapers.
  • [S319] U.K. and U.S. Directories, 1680-1830, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.K. and U.S. Directories, 1680-1830.
  • [S481] First Book of Raynham (MA) Records, 1700-1835 - NEHGS, online at www.newenglandancestors.org. Hereinafter cited as Raynham, Massachusetts Records-NEHGS.
  • [S482] Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, in 17 Volumes, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War.
  • [S483] U.S. Pensioners 1818-1872 from original data: Ledgers of Payments, 1818-1872, to U.S. Pensioners Under Acts of 1818 Through 1858 From Records of the Office of the Third Auditor of the Treasury, 1818-1872, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as U.S. Pensioners 1818-1872.
  • [S534] Eric Nellis and Anne Decker Cecere, editors, The eighteenth-century records of the Boston overseers of the poor (Boston, Massachusetts: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 2007). Hereinafter cited as Boston overseers of the poor.
  • [S600] Berkley (Massachusetts) Vital Records, Town Clerk's record books, Berkley Town Clerk, 1 North Main Street, Berkley, Massachusetts.
  • [S602] U.S. Federal Government, Heads of Families at the first Census of the United States taken in the Year 1790 in Massachusetts (Baltimore, Maryland: reprinted 1966, 1973, 1992, 1998 by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 1908 by Government Printing Office, Washington DC). Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts 1790 Heads of Families.
  • [S603] Benjamin Shurtleff, compiler, Descendants of William Shurtleff of Plymouth and Marshfield, Massachusetts, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Revere, Massachusetts: Benjamin Shurtleff, 1912). Hereinafter cited as Descendants of William Shurtleff of Massachusetts.
  • [S606] Douglas Richardson, Bolton Family of Massachusetts and Vermont (GenForum posting), 01 March 2001, GenForum Genealogy online at genforum.genealogy.com. Hereinafter cited as Bolton Family Genealogy Forum (Richardson, March 2001).
  • [S607] John Bolton entry, John Bolton Death Registration, Registry Division, City of Boston, Book 1801-1848, No. 012169, Boston City Registry Attn: Marie Reppucci, 1 City Hall Square, Room 213, Boston, Massachusetts. Hereinafter cited as John Bolton Death Registration in Boston.
  • [S608] Bolton Family Bible - Bristol County Massachusetts. Transcription located online at http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~meandrhs/taylor/bible/… as a result of a Google search, (2001); Jimmy - e-mail address Kerr, Austin, Texas 79762. Hereinafter cited as Bolton Family Bible - Bristol County Massachusetts.
  • [S651] American Antiquarian Society, Index of obituaries in Massachusetts Centinel and Columbian Centinel, 1784 to 1840 (Boston, Massachusetts: G.K. Hall, 1961). Hereinafter cited as Obituaries in Massachusetts Centinel and Columbian Centinel, 1784 to 1840.
  • [S667] Massachusetts Town Death Records, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Town Death Records.
  • [S670] Prepared by Arthur Adams, "Memoirs of the Deceased Members of the New England Historic Genealogical Society", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 113, page 229 (July 1959). Hereinafter cited as "Memoirs - Harry Emmett Bolton."
  • [S674] Contributed by Harry E. Bolton of Attleboro, Massachusetts, "Otsego County, N.Y., Cemetery Inscriptions", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 98 (October 1944). Hereinafter cited as "Otsego County Cemetery Inscriptions."
  • [S693] George Ernest Bowman, Vital records of the town of Halifax, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849, downloaded from the Boston Public Library EBooks and Texts Archive at www.archive.org. Includes indexes. (Boston, Massachusetts: Society of Mayflower Descendants, 1905). Hereinafter cited as Halifax vital records to 1849.
  • [S743] James Reed and Emory Washburn, Celebration of the two hundredth anniversary of the incorporation of Bridgewater, Massachusetts: at West Bridgewater, June 3, 1856, including the address by Hon. Emory Washburn, of Worcester; poem read by James Reed, and the other exercises of the occasion, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: John Wilson and Son, 1856). Hereinafter cited as Bridgewater Centennial Celebration.
  • [S749] State of Massachusetts, compiler, The Acts and Resolves, Public and Private, of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay: to which are prefixed the Charters of the Province with historical and explanatory notes and an appendix, 1761-1764, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: Wright & Potter Printing Company, State Printers, 1910). Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Bay Acts and Resolves 1761-1764.
  • [S750] State of Massachusetts, compiler, The Acts and Resolves, Public and Private, of the Province of the Massachusetts Bay: to which are prefixed the Charters of the Province with historical and explanatory notes and an appendix, 1753-1756, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Boston, Massachusetts: Wright & Potter Printing Company, State Printers, 1908). Hereinafter cited as Massachusetts Bay Acts and Resolves 1753-1756.
  • [S751] Copied by Francis E. Blake from originals in possession of Henry Dean Forbes Esq. of Boston, "Roll of Capt. Jonathan Howard's Company of Bridgewater, Mass., 1754, with other papers", New England Historical & Genealogical Register Volume 51 (April 1897). Hereinafter cited as "Capt. Jonathan Howard's Company of Bridgewater, 1754."
  • [S752] Act of the General Assembly, compiler, Rolls of Connecticut Men in the French and Indian War, 1755-1762, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. In 2 volumes. Includes indexes. Contents: v. 1. 1755-1757 -- v. 2. 1758-1762, appendixes, 1755-1764. (Hartford, Connecticut: Connecticut Historical Society, 1905). Hereinafter cited as Connecticut Men in the French and Indian War, 1755-1762.
  • [S754] The Rev. Frederic W. Bailey, editor, downloaded from Google Books, Early Massachusetts marriages prior to 1800: as found in the official records of Plymouth County, Second Book. Title page calls it three books in one. Includes indexes. Contents: First book (vol.) Worcester County -- Second book (vol.) Plymouth County -- Third book (vol.) Middlesex, Hampshire, Berkshire, and Bristol counties. (New Haven, Connecticut: Bureau of American Ancestry, 1900). Hereinafter cited as Early Massachusetts marriages prior to 1800 with Plymouth County.
  • [S756] Ellen D. Larned, History of Windham County, Connecticut, Volume II. 1760-1880, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. (Worcester, Massachusetts: published by the author and printed by Charles Hamilton, 1880). Hereinafter cited as History of Windham County, Connecticut, Volume II.
  • [S771] Chris A. Bolton, "Jeremiah Bolton's Line, Corrections and Additional Information," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "Jeremiah Bolton, Additional Information."
  • [S773] Foreign Intelligence, European Magazine, and London Review, downloaded from Google Books at www.google.com. Foreign Intelligence (from the London Gazettes). (London, England: The Philological Society of London, July to December 1797), Volume 52. Hereinafter cited as European Magazine, and London Review.
  • [S778] Abigail Coppins, "Emails from a researcher at the National Archives, London, England," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, multiple dates. Hereinafter cited as "Emails from a researcher at the London National Archives."
  • [S779] Elmer I. Shepard, compiler, downloaded from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, "Marriages in New Lebanon, New York : [performed by] Rev. Silas Churchill, 1795-1851 [and] Ira Hand, Esq., Justice of the Peace, 1832-1852" (Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana: originally published in Berkshire Genealogical Notes No. 4). Hereinafter cited as New Lebanon, New York Marriages 1795-1851.
  • [S800] John Arnold Byram, Byrams in America (original version). Includes index. William H. Byram moved from England to Ireland about the time his son, Nicholas Byram (ca.1610-1683), was born. When Nicholas was sixteen, his father sent him to visit friends in England in care of a man who betrayed his trust and sold Nicholas into indenturehood in the West Indies. After Nicholas had completed his indenturehood, he immigrated to Weymouth, Massachusetts, and married Susanna Shaw. They later moved to Bridgewater, Massachusetts. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, c1988). Hereinafter cited as Byrams in America (original).
  • [S801] John Arnold Byram, Byrams in America (revised version). Includes index. Nicholas Byram landed in Virginia in 1637. He went to Wessagusset, now Weymouth, Massachusetts, where he was made a Freeman by the Court, May, 1638. He married Susanna Shaw. They moved to Bridgewater in 1662 and were the second settlers of that area. By the time of his death in 1688, Nicholas had acquired almost 500 acres of land. Susanna's will of September 7, 1698 was probated December 18, 1699. It provided for son, Nicholas, his wife, Mary, and children Nicholas and Mehitable; daughters Abigail Whitman, Deliverance Porter, Experience Willis, and Susan Edson; grandchildren Ebenezer Whitman, Mary Leach, and Mary Willis. (Baltimore, Maryland: Gateway Press, c1996). Hereinafter cited as Byrams in America (revised).
  • [S887] John Bolton of Boston, Probate Packet #26757, Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Original documents, Massachusetts Archives, 220 Morrissey Blvd, Boston, Massachusetts. Hereinafter cited as John Bolton Probate Packet #26757.
  • [S906] National Archive microfilm publications M2025, Registers of applications for the release of impressed seamen, 1793-1802, and related indexes. On the single roll of National Archives microfilm publication, M2025, are reproduced registers to applications for the release of impressed seamen, 1793-1802, and related indexes. These records are part of the General Records of the Department of State, Record Group (RG) 59, and are designated as Entries 935 and 936 in Inventory of the General Records of the Department of State, 1789-1949, Inventory No. 15 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administrations, 1992); FHL US/CAN Film# 2229921, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Impressed Seamen Release Applications, 1793-1802.
  • [S910] Linda Pumiglia, "Sylvanus R. Bolton," e-mail messages from e-mail address to LHB, 29 Sep and 4 Oct 2011. Hereinafter cited as "Sylvanus R. Bolton Email Messages."
  • [S978] Rhode Island City Directories, online at www.ancestry.com. Hereinafter cited as Rhode Island City Directories.
  • [S1120] Bridgewater (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, Town records 1656-1823, Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Microfilm of manuscripts filmed at the East Bridgewater Town Hall, Plymouth County, East Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Includes records of births, marriages, and deaths, town meeting records, records of land and property, and other miscellaneous town records; on 2 microfilm reels, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Town records 1656-1823, Bridgewater.
  • [S1161] Deaths, Original records of Gad Hitchcock, 1748-1803. Gad Hitchcock was the first minister of the Second Church of Christ in the West Parish of Pembroke, now Hanson, Massachusetts. During his ministry there he recorded in a diary in his own handwriting the Christian events at which he officiated. His diary, containing his original record of deaths, is currently held in the safe in the office of the Town Clerk in Pembroke. Pembroke Town Hall, 100 Center Street, Pembroke, Massachusetts.
  • [S1169] Milton (Massachusetts) Town Clerk, Records and intentions of marriage, Book 2, ca. 1800-1874 (Milton, Massachusetts); FHL Film# 1059953, viewed online at www.familysearch.org, LDS Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Hereinafter cited as Milton Marriage Records, Book 2, 1800-1874.