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Heather Wilkinson Rojo
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The American Anti-Slavery Society
1893 Reunion of the Danvers Anti Slavery Society Danvers, Massachusetts The majority of my ancestors lived in or near Salem,
Massachusetts at the time of the Underground Railroad. There were three major
secret routes through Salem, heading north to New Hamp...
1893 Reunion of the Danvers Anti Slavery Society Danvers, Massachusetts The majority of my ancestors lived in or near Salem, Massachusetts at the time of the Underground Railroad. There were three major secret routes throug...
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Surname Saturday ~ WEARE of Newbury and Hampton, New Hampshire
WEARE / WYER  The two brothers, Nathaniel and Peter Weare, first settled
in Newbury, Massachusetts.  Nathaniel wear was one of the 91 proprietors of Newbury (first grantees of land) in December 1642.  Nathaniel later removed to Nantucket, where he died in 1...
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The Francis Wyman House turns 350 years old this year!
The Francis Wyman House, 2015 There is a lot of news coming from the Francis Wyman
Association.  Francis Wyman is my 10 th great grandfather.  He was born in
Westmill, Hertfordshire, England in 1617 and settled in Woburn, Massachusetts
(his homestead is now...
The Francis Wyman House, 2015 There is a lot of news coming from the Francis Wyman Association. Francis Wyman is my 10th great grandfather. He was born in Westmill, Hertfordshire, England in 1617 and settled in Woburn, Mass...
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Steamtown USA, Bellows Falls, Vermont 1971 ~ Photo Friday
The following images were scanned from photographic slides stored in our basement for almost fifty years.  First they were in the basement of my childhood home in Holden, Massachusetts.  After my Dad died, my Mom gave me the slides and they were in our base...
The following images were scanned from photographic slides stored in our basement for almost fifty years. First they were in the basement of my childhood home in Holden, Massachusetts. After my Dad died, my Mom gave me the ...
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2016 New Hampshire Mayflower Scholarship!
The deadline for applications to the 2016 New Hampshire Memorial
Mayflower Scholarship is February 15, 2016.  
You don’t need to be a member of the Mayflower Society, but members and
close relatives of members will receive preference.  It is open to all stu...
The deadline for applications to the 2016 New Hampshire Memorial Mayflower Scholarship is February 15, 2016. You don’t need to be a member of the Mayflower Society, but members and close relatives of members will receive pr...
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Dear MUNROE cousins, Revolutionary War Buffs, Scots Prisoner of War (SPOW) Researchers, and Family Historians
Munroe Tavern before the "Red Coat Museum" renovation Earlier this week I received this very interesting email
from a reader whose mother lives on Tavern Lane in Lexington,
Massachusetts.  She read my blog post “Rebranding
History”*  from 2011, which descri...
Munroe Tavern before the "Red Coat Museum" renovation Earlier this week I received this very interesting email from a reader whose mother lives on Tavern Lane in Lexington, Massachusetts. She read my blog post “Rebranding...
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Are you a descendant of Nathaniel WEARE (1605 - 1681), an early setter at Newbury, Massachusetts and Hampton, New Hampshire? 
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Built in 1666, the Wyman homestead in Burlington, Massachusetts is celebrating it's 350th birthday this year!  Click below to see how you can participate in an open house and see the inside of this privately owned 17th century house this year. 
The Francis Wyman House, 2015 There is a lot of news coming from the Francis Wyman Association. Francis Wyman is my 10th great grandfather. He was born in Westmill, Hertfordshire, England in 1617 and settled in Woburn, Mass...
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Vacation photos from 1971 of a long gone railroad museum in Bellows Falls, Vermont.  These trains were moved to a National Historic Site in Pennsylvania, where you can still see them today. 
The following images were scanned from photographic slides stored in our basement for almost fifty years. First they were in the basement of my childhood home in Holden, Massachusetts. After my Dad died, my Mom gave me the ...
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This scholarship is open to everyone! You don't have to be a Mayflower member, and you don't have to live in New Hampshire! 
The deadline for applications to the 2016 New Hampshire Memorial Mayflower Scholarship is February 15, 2016. You don’t need to be a member of the Mayflower Society, but members and close relatives of members will receive pr...
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Can you help me with a letter writing campaign?  A house from my family history is undergoing renovations for the second time and the history of the MUNROE family during the Revolutionary War and Colonial Periods is being lost in the new message being put forward by the Lexington Historical Society.  Please help! 
Munroe Tavern before the "Red Coat Museum" renovation Earlier this week I received this very interesting email from a reader whose mother lives on Tavern Lane in Lexington, Massachusetts. She read my blog post “Rebranding...
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Weathervane #246 is located somewhere in New Hampshire!  Do you know the location of this moose weathervane? 
Weathervane Wednesday is an on-going series of photographs I post weekly. I started out by publishing only weather vanes from the Londonderry area, but now I've been finding interesting weather vanes from all over New Englan...
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Genealogist from Manchester, New Hampshire, author of Nutfield Genealogy blog at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com
Introduction
Author of the Nutfield Genealogy blog and occasional genealogy speaker. My family research includes Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine, with a smattering of Nova Scotia. Please contact me if you see your ancestors on this blog. I would love to share information. I am the  former secretary of the New Hampshire Mayflower Society, former President of the Londonderry Historical Society, member of the New England Historic Genealogical Society, the Mass. Society of Genealogists, The National Genealogical Society, and the New Hampshire Society of Genealogists. 

Surnames I am researching:
Wilkinson
Roberts
Bill
Bollman
Munroe
Wilson
Flint
Simonds
Lyons
Rand
Allen
Hitchings
Hoogerzeil
Batchelder
Emerson
Younger (also Jones and Dominis)
Locke
Burnham
Mears
Poland

Education
  • Lesley University
    Elementary Education, 1979 - 1983
  • Lesley University
    Technology Education, 1983 - 1985