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Ships Logs and other histories.

My 5th great grandparents were Timothy Barnard Jr. and Love Swain. They were born and raised in Nantucket, and ended their lives in Alabama. I am very
John
Oct 7, 2011
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the way family

Paul Way M, b. 22 June 1732 lost at sea Father* John Way Mother* Mary Long d. 24 Mar 1740 Paul Way was born on 22 June 1732. He married Mary Macy, daughter of
Mary
Aug 10, 2011
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Way/Macy/Coffin/ Starbuck family

I have just discovered this group and hopefully you can help me . Paul Way was marride to Mary Macy, Paup also was lost at sea, so was John Way. the families
Mary
Aug 8, 2011
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Explorer Gosnold Names "Cape Cod"

http://www.massmoments.org/moment.cfm?mid=144 On This Day... ...in 1602, the English explorer Bartholomew Gosnold dropped anchor off the Massachusetts coast.
David Sylvester
May 16, 2010
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Whaleship Essex Sinks

On This Day... ...in 1820, an enormous sperm whale rammed and sank the Nantucket whaleship Essex in the heart of the Pacific Ocean. The first mate described
David Sylvester
Nov 20, 2009
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Explorer Gosnold Names "Cape Cod"

http://www.massmoments.org/moment.cfm?mid=144 On This Day... ...in 1602, the English explorer Bartholomew Gosnold dropped anchor off the Massachusetts coast.
David Sylvester
May 15, 2009
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Cluster Genealogy - Branching Out on the Family Tree

http://genealogy.about.com/od/basics/a/cluster.htm?nl=1 Our ancestors did not live in isolation, although we often research them as if they did. They were part
David Sylvester
Jan 22, 2009
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Christmas Celebration Outlawed

http://www.massmoments.org/moment.cfm?mid=369 On This Day... ...in 1659, a law was passed by the General Court of Massachusetts Bay Colony requiring a
David Sylvester
Dec 25, 2008
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Video: Early Settlers of New England

Video: Early Settlers of New England In 1940 Encyclopaedia Britannica Films created an educational film that shows the life of the early settlers of Naumkeag,
David Sylvester
Jul 10, 2008
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Follow up: Plans and goals for 2007

Hi members, Early this year I asked the question: "Now that the major holidays are behind us I hope everyone is settling in for some genealogy. What are your
David Sylvester
Dec 23, 2007
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SOLOMON SWAIN (Nantucket,MA>Mount Healthy,OH)

I am (still) researching SOLOMON SWAIN. He was born in Nantucket on April 19, 1770; married Eunice Gardner in April of 1794; died in Mounty Pleasant (later,
Lisa
Jul 26, 2007
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Independence Day Genealogy

Members, In the U.S.A. we celebrate the Independence of our nation every July 4. Tell us a story about the hero or heroine in your ancestry. Was he a soldier?
David Sylvester
Jul 3, 2007
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Re: My Nantucket Roots

You should try the Nantucket Historical Association, their Barney records, genealogical information, are on line and very extensive. I have Daggetts in my
jcireland1@...
May 9, 2007
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My Nantucket Roots

My father has extensive roots through Nantucket, which I have recently begun to study. Apparently, we date all the way back to the original settlers, and
wildflower342
May 8, 2007
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Newsletter with Nantucket Story

A family genealogical free newsletter is now being published as the "Mooers' Memoirs". There was a large Mooers family on Nantucket in the 1700s and early
Dan Mooers
Feb 7, 2007
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