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Searching Great Migration Databases on

February 16, 2023 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET

For anyone with 17th-century New England colonists in their family tree, the Great Migration study project is a go-to resource. Created and researched by Robert Charles Anderson, FASG, the series provides authoritative genealogical and biographical sketches for more than 20,000 individuals who immigrated to New England between 1620 and 1635, and detailed references for many more who immigrated between 1635 to 1640. Many of these sketches are available as searchable databases on Join Vice President of Library and Research Services Lindsay Fulton to learn more about these important resources and how best to search the databases.