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Update to Western Mass. Families in 1790

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Western Massachusetts Families in 1790Recently added sketches: Amasa Sheldon, Bernardston; Israel Clark and Mehitable Clark, South Hadley; John Seeley, Stockbridge; Smith Marcy, Loudon; Elisha Moody, Granby; Jonathan Moody, Amherst; and Ebenezer Moody, Joseph Moody, Noah Moody, and Seth Moody, South Hadley.

This database contains genealogical sketches of families enumerated in the 1790 census for Berkshire and Hampshire Counties (in what now also includes Franklin and Hampden Counties). Each sketch begins with the head of household, their genealogical information, followed by their spouse and any further biographical information. Following this is the information about their children and their spouses. Many families migrated into western Massachusetts only to migrate further west, often through New York, and elsewhere. These sketches were submitted by NEHGS members and staff and edited by Helen S. Ullmann, FASG. Learn more about the project.

The first printed volume of this series is now available. Our database will be enlarged over time thanks to the submitted contribution of NEHGS members and staff.

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Posted by Chris Carter at 01/29/2014 09:30:00 AM | 


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