The New England Historical and Genealogical Register

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Volume 170, Whole Number 679, Summer 2016


Untangling Two Men Named Joseph Hastings in Watertown, Massachusetts
Barry E. Hinman

The Coolican Family of Castleconnor, County Sligo, Ireland; Lancashire, England; and New England
Robert J. Ward

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

Katherine (Franklin) (Prince) (Clarke) Gedney of Rotherhithe, Surrey, and Salem, Massachusetts, and the English Origins of Robert Prince of Salem
Roger A. Prince

John1 Harris of Charlestown, Massachusetts, and North Yarmouth, Maine
Gale Ion Harris

Joseph Davis, Cabinet Maker of Boston, Massachusetts, and Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Ernest H. Helliwell, III

New England Articles in Genealogical Journals in 2014
Henry B. Hoff

A Re-Examination of the Fiske Family of Suffolk, England, Ancestral to Some Early New England Families
Myrtle Stevens Hyde
Reviews of Books