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Volume 13, Number 4, Fall 2012

Introducing The Winthrop Fleet:
Massachusetts Bay Company Immigrants to New England, 1629–1630

Up Front

Connecting Families, Advancing History

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In This Issue

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Letters & Feedback

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Announcements
Free Fun Friday • Introducing Treacherous Beauty • 2013 Great Migration Newsletter • Australians visit NEHGS • Genealogical Classics from NEHGS • New from Newbury Street Press • The Last Muster Documentary • Obituaries • New Searchable Databases

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Education Programs & Tours
Weekend Research Getaways • Writing and Publishing Your Family History • Come Home to the New England • Washington, D.C. • Hartford • London • Essex, Suffolk, and Norfolk County Record Offices • Albany • NEHGS in Belfast

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Ask a Genealogist

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Features

Introducing The Winthrop Fleet: Massachusetts Bay Company Immigrants to New England, 1629–1630
Robert Charles Anderson

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A Great Migration-Era Family Relic
Priscilla Colstad Greenlees

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Personal Archiving and the Genealogist
Susan Lukesh

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Scanning and Safeguarding Your Family Photos
Laurie Davis

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On the Trail of Treason: Peggy Shippen’s Amazing Story
Stephen H. Case

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The Authenticity of Joseph Ware’s Journal: A Historical Argument Revisited
Stephen Darley

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Eighteenth-Century Family Histories
Karin Wulf

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Columns

Genetics & Genealogy
Combining Traditional and DNA Research to Locate Joseph Moeglein’s European Origin
Lee Moeglein and Michael Moeglein

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Manuscripts at NEHGS
Permission Granted: Quotes and Images Reprinted from the R. Stanton Avery Special Collections
Timothy G. X. Salls

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Diaries at NEHGS
Excerpts from the 1875 Diary of Harvey Hood
Olivia Hood Parker

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Focus on New York
Records of the Poor in New York State
Henry B. Hoff

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Family Focus
Genealogies in Progress, Genealogies Recently Published, Other Books & CDs Recently Published, Family Associations, DNA Studies in Progress

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About NEHGS

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