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My Uncle Richard Wilkinson of Long Beach, California passed away last week, and his funeral is today.  
The Wilkinson Brothers Robert (1927 - 2005), Richard (1932 - 2015) and Jack (1934 - 2002) Press Telegram Obituary Richard A. Wilkinson Born May 9, 1932 Beverly MA passed away February 25, 2015, Long Beach CA Long time teac...
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We have a mystery this week for Weathervane Wednesday!  A New England author took this photo, but he doesn't remember this weathervane is located. Do you know? 
Weathervane Wednesday is an on-going series of photographs.  This week, instead of posting a weathervane I know,  we are having a bit of a game. Today's weathervane was sent in by a reader, but he doesn't remember where he ph...
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Benjamin Allen was drowned going from the island to Martha's Vineyard to the island of Nantucket in 1791.  All that was found was his leg? 
This tombstone was photographed at West Tisbury, Massachusetts  at the West Tisbury Village Cemetery Here lies interr'd the Remains of Mr. BENJAMIN ALLEN who was drowned in going to Nantucket on the night of the 1...
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We do, but for me, the older the better :)
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Read all about my experiences with on demand printing, and the two companies that will print your genealogy blog.  I've used both, and they both have their own pros and cons. 
Over the years I have tried many self-publishing companies to produce photo books for the family vacations and our collection of vintage photographs.  We’ve tried Shutterfly, Blurb and Artifact Uprising, as well as Walmart.  ...
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Thanks Heather I have just been thinking about how to preserve my blog posts
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It's officially March!  Click here to read all the fun and educational genealogy and local history events going on this month
March 1, Sunday, 2pm, Ona Marie Judge: A Historical Novel, upstairs at the Discover Portsmouth Center, 10 Middle Street, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, 603-436-8433. The story of a woman who was formerly enslaved to Martha Washin...
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Wow - what a terrific number of in-person activities. I wish I was in your neck of the woods. The local societies and associations are to be congratulated  to putting so much genealogy and history goodness together for the New England area. Stay warm and enjoy March activities.
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Surname Saturday ~ PHIPPEN of Hingham and Boston, Massachusetts
PHIPPEN I had a lot of fun going over my old notes on this
PHIPPEN family.  I had originally
researched this lineage over 30 years ago, before the Great Migration series
had been published and before Martin Hollick wrote his newest edition of New Englanders...
PHIPPEN I had a lot of fun going over my old notes on this PHIPPEN family.  I had originally researched this lineage over 30 years ago, before the Great Migration series had been published and before Martin Hollick wrote ...
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Richard Albert Wilkinson (1932 - 2015) Obituary
The Wilkinson Brothers Robert (1927 - 2005), Richard (1932 - 2015) and Jack (1934 - 2002) Press Telegram Obituary Richard A. Wilkinson Born May 9, 1932 Beverly MA passed away February 25, 2015, Long Beach CA Long time teacher in the LBUSD and at LB City Col...
The Wilkinson Brothers Robert (1927 - 2005), Richard (1932 - 2015) and Jack (1934 - 2002) Press Telegram Obituary Richard A. Wilkinson Born May 9, 1932 Beverly MA passed away February 25, 2015, Long Beach CA Long time teache...
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Weathervane Wednesday ~ A Mystery! Can you help solve it?
Weathervane Wednesday is an on-going series of photographs.  This week, instead of posting a weathervane I know,  we are having a bit of a game. Today's weathervane was sent in by a reader, but he doesn't remember where he photographed it.  He knows it was ...
Weathervane Wednesday is an on-going series of photographs.  This week, instead of posting a weathervane I know,  we are having a bit of a game. Today's weathervane was sent in by a reader, but he doesn't remember where he ph...
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Tombstone Tuesday ~ Benjamin Allen, died 1791, on the island of Martha's Vineyard
This tombstone was photographed at West Tisbury, Massachusetts  at the West Tisbury Village Cemetery Here lies interr'd the Remains of Mr. BENJAMIN ALLEN who was drowned in going to Nantucket on the night of the 14 of Novr 1791 Aged 64 Years 2 Mos & 14 Ds. ...
This tombstone was photographed at West Tisbury, Massachusetts  at the West Tisbury Village Cemetery Here lies interr'd the Remains of Mr. BENJAMIN ALLEN who was drowned in going to Nantucket on the night of the 1...
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The Two Companies that will print your Genealogy Blog Books
Over the
years I have tried many self-publishing companies to produce photo books for
the family vacations and our collection of vintage photographs.  We’ve tried Shutterfly, Blurb and Artifact
Uprising, as well as Walmart.  They all
have their merits for p...
Over the years I have tried many self-publishing companies to produce photo books for the family vacations and our collection of vintage photographs.  We’ve tried Shutterfly, Blurb and Artifact Uprising, as well as Walmart.  ...
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Are you descended of David Phippen (1585 - 1650), an early settler at Boston? 
PHIPPEN I had a lot of fun going over my old notes on this PHIPPEN family.  I had originally researched this lineage over 30 years ago, before the Great Migration series had been published and before Martin Hollick wrote ...
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Yes, Randy, I have Judith Phippen as my 8th great grandmother, too.  She is from a completely different Phippen line.  
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A fun retro photo of my in-laws traveling in South America circa 1970
I found this photo in my mother-in-law's collection.  It's from a 1970 trip to Buenos Aires, Argentina. When my mother-in-law was first living in New York City, she worked for Iberia Airlines.  She took advantage of some...
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Genealogist from Londonderry, New Hampshire, author of Nutfield Genealogy blog at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com
Introduction
Author of the Nutfield Genealogy blog. 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 recording secretary of the New Hampshire Mayflower Society, 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