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Volume 171, Whole Number 683, Summer 2017


English Origin of Roger, Ann, and William Billings of Dorchester, Massachusetts
Rachelle Child and Helen Schatvet Ullmann

The Higginson Family of Berkeswell, Warwickshire, and Its American Descendants: Daniel Clark of Windsor, Connecticut; Rev. Josias Clark of New York, Boston, and Jamaica, West Indies; Isabel Overton, Wife of Rev. Ephraim Huit of Windsor; Nicholas and Robert Augur of New Haven, Connecticut; Hester (Augur) Coster of New Haven; Robert, Humphrey, and Christopher Higginson of Virginia
Clifford L. Stott

Jedediah Smith’s Book of the Records of Marriages in Blandford, Massachusetts
Helen Schatvet Ullmann

John Ramsdell, John Ravensdale, Isaac Johnson, and Nathaniel Turner
Ian Watson

William H. Johnson, a Free Man of Color of Tyringham, Massachusetts, and His Descendants
Patricia R. Reed (concluded from 171:172)

William7 Trowbridge, alias William Bent (1791–1853), of Framingham, Massachusetts, and Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia
George R. Nye

The Wylley and Cramphorne Families of Hertfordshire and Their Contribution to the Great Migration
William Wyman Fiske (concluded from 171:153)

George1 Robinson of Watertown, Massachusetts, and His Children and Grandchildren
Marion Vermazen

Unpublished Vital Records of Union, Connecticut
Scott Andrew Bartley (concluded from 171:158)

The Families of Amariah Rockwell of Coventry, Connecticut, and His Son, David Rockwell of Coventry
Kenneth W. Rockwell

New England Articles in Genealogical Journals in 2015
Henry B. Hoff