The New England Historical and Genealogical Register

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Volume 170, Whole Number 677, Winter 2016


Augustin Davignon and André Brault dit Chaillot, Brothers-in-Law of Winooski Falls, Vermont
Michael F. Dwyer and Susan L. Valley

Rebecca Hayward, Daughter of James1 Hayward of Charlestown and Woburn, Massachusetts, and Stepdaughter of William1 Simons
Randy A. West

Thomas3 Trowbridge (1677–1725) of Newton, Massachusetts, and Canterbury, Connecticut
George R. Nye

Major Alexander3 Hart, a Jewish Conferdate Officer, and His Family
Cherry Fletcher Bamberg

The Rhode Island Barker Family: Suffolk Background and Connections to Other New England Immigrants
Jane Fletcher Fiske and William Wyman Fiske

Marriages from the New London County Court Records, 1667–1670
Scott Andrew Bartley

Decoster/DaCosta Family: Colonial Massachusetts Beginnings
Glade Ian Nelson

Religious and Political Radicalism in London: The Family of Thomas Howse, with Massachusetts Connections, 1642–1665
Craig L. Dalley
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