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A researcher's guide to Boston

Author: Ann S Lainhart; New England Historic Genealogical Society.
Publisher: Boston : New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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The records pertaining to people who lived or passed through Boston, Massachusetts, are located in many different repositories and publications. For there first time, here is a complete guide for finding and using this information.
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Genre/Form: Directories
History
Sources Bibliography
Genealogy Bibliography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ann S Lainhart; New England Historic Genealogical Society.
ISBN: 088082154X 9780880821544 9990915148 9789990915143
OCLC Number: 54031164
Description: xii, 160 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Getting started --
Vital records --
Church records --
Cemetery records --
Town records --
Probate records --
Land records --
Court records --
City directories --
Military records and seaman's records --
Tax lists --
Business papers, account books, and diaries --
Censuses --
Voters' lists --
Teachers' records --
Passenger lists --
Naturalizations --
Immigrants in print --
Some miscellaneous sources --
Boston in print --
Towns that are now part of Boston --
Articles on Boston families --
Boston area repositories --
Massachusetts divorce records, where to find them --
Ministers in Boston up to 1846 --
Home for destitute Catholic children --
Boston Record Commissioners report --
Inventory of the estate of Amasa Davis --
1860 census Ward One, Boston --
Examples from institutional records.
Responsibility: Ann S. Lainhart.

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The records pertaining to people who lived or passed through Boston, Massachusetts, are located in many different repositories and publications. For there first time, here is a complete guide for finding and using this information.

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