Julie's Genealogy & History Hub

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Genealogy By the States – Week 6 – Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Since my Connecticut family from last week’s post also happens to have ties to Massachusetts, I guess I’ll continue on with more of the story of Gov. John Webster.

Even though Gov. John Webster spent most of his New England life in Connecticut, he actually started and ended his journey in Massachusetts.  Many of the derivative sources out there about the Governor or the places he lived, state that he originally settled in Newtown (now Cambridge) or Watertown, sometime between 1630 and 1634.

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Resources for Genealogy Research in Colonial America

In September, I wrote about my Link Collection to Various Genealogy & History Resources Online.  This collection is my Diigo bookmark library targeted at genealogy.  I created a list for each state, as well as a few countries and various topics.  There is also a list for general genealogy resources.  Over the next week or so, I will highlight some of these lists.

mayflower Colonial America Genealogy

These are a few of resources I find helpful for genealogy research in Colonial America.

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