General Genealogy Resources


American Ancestors

American Historical SocietyNew England Families ©1915

Banks, CharlesPlanters of the Commonwealth ©1972

Baxter, AngusIn Search of Your European Roots ©1985

Bentley, ElizabethDirectory of Family Associations ©1996

Byers, PaulaAfrican American Genealogical Sourcebook ©1995, Hispanic American Genealogical Sourcebook ©1995, Native American Genealogical Sourcebook ©1995

Crawford, MaryFamous Families of Massachusetts ©1930

Cutter, WilliamNew England Families ©1915


British Ancestors

Banks, CharlesEnglish Ancestry and Homes of the Pilgrim Fathers

Bunnell, PaulNew Loyalist Index, research guide to loyalist ancestors ©1990

Coldham, PeterEnglish Estates of American Colonists 1610-1699, 1700-1799

Collins, C. P.Royal Ancestors of Magna Charta Barons ©1959



American Ancesters

Davis, William T.Ancient Landmarks of Plymouth ©1887

Deyo, SimeonHistory of Barnstable County ©1890

Doane, GilbertSearching For Your Ancestors ©1973

Farmer, JohnGenealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England, ©1983

Flagg, CharlesIndex of Pioneers from Massachusetts to the West, ©1975

Flagg, ErnestGenealogical Notes on the Founding of New England, ©1973

Gibson, MarjorieHistorical & Genealogical Atlas & Guide to Barnstable County, ©1995

Goodwin, Nathaniel – Genealogical notes, or contributions to the family history, ca.1982

Hills, LeonHistory and Genealogy of the Mayflower Planters, ©1941

Howells, CyndiCyndi's List, ©2001, Netting Your Ancesters, ©1997


British Ancesters

Hamilton-Edwards, GeraldTracing Your British Ancestors, ©1941

Hotten, JohnOriginal Lists of Persons of Quality, ©1980



American Ancesters

Kemp, Thomas JayAmerican Census Handbook, ©2000, International Vital Records Handbook, ©2000

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth – Lists of Persons whose names have been changed in Mass, 1780-1892, ca.1972

Mills, ElizabethProfessional Genealogy: a Manual for Researchers, Writers, Editors, Lecturers and Librarians, ©2001

Otis, AmosGenealogical Notes of Barnstable Families, ca.1888

Peirce, Ebenezer – Peirce's Colonial lists ca.1880, civil, military and professional lists of Plymouth and Rhode Island colonies

Pope, CharlesPioneers of Massachusetts, ©1981

Rand, John C. – One of a Thousand ca.1890, representative men and families of Southeastern Massachusetts



American Ancesters

Savage, JamesGenealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England, ©1986

Schaefer, ChristinaHidden Half of the Family, ©1999

Smith, LeonardCape Cod Library of Local History and Genealogy, ©1992

Szues, LorettaSource Guidebook of American Genealogy, ©1996

Terry, MiltonMayflower Ancestral Index, Vol. 1

Thayer, Elisha – Family Memorial, ca.1835

Threlfall, JohnFifty Great Migration Colonists to New England and Their Origins, ©1992

Towle, L.New England Annals, ©1980


British Ancesters

Sherwood, GeorgeAmerican Colonists in English Records, ©1982



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