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It's Weathervane Wednesday! Do you know the history and location of weathervane #274?  Click here for the whole story...
I post a series of weather vane photographs every Wednesday. This started with images of weathervanes from the Londonderry, New Hampshire area, but now I've found interesting weather vanes all across New England and across t...
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This 1773 tombstone is decorated with the primitive hieroglyphic symbols seen carved into the graves of many of the Scots Irish settlers here in Derry, New Hampshire.
This tombstone was photographed at the Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire. At the time of burial, 1773, this was the town of Londonderry. HERE LYES THE BODY OF MR. WILLIAM WILSON HE DIED JULY 30 1773 IN THE ...
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58 years ago today my parents were married in Hamilton, Massachusetts.
My parents were married on 29 August 1958 in Hamilton, Massachusetts at the Christ Episcopal Church on Asbury Street. This building is still there, although now it is the little chapel and a larger sanctuary was built in the...
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It's September, time for back to genealogy classes (and workshops, lectures, history tours, re-enactments and lots of other fun stuff for the fall! )
For up to the minute updates, see the Nutfield Genealogy Facebook page at this link: https://www.facebook.com/nutfield.gen/ ------------------------ September 2, Friday, noon, Using and Evaluating Mug Books, part of th...
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Are you a descendant of Rice COLE (1590 - 1646), an early colonial settle at Charlestown, Massachusetts?
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Is your pet descended from the very first "Chinook"? Read all about the state dog of New Hampshire for National Dog Day!
The original "Chinook" and Arthur Treadwell Walden Last week I wrote a blog post about Sgt. Beaubien, the famous New Hampshire dog who served as a member of Roger’s Rangers during theFrench and Indian War. There is another f...
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Weathervane Wednesday ~ On a building at a prep school
I post a series of weather vane photographs every Wednesday.  This started with images of weathervanes from the Londonderry, New Hampshire area, but now I've found interesting weather vanes all across New England and across the globe.  Sometimes my weather ...
I post a series of weather vane photographs every Wednesday. This started with images of weathervanes from the Londonderry, New Hampshire area, but now I've found interesting weather vanes all across New England and across t...
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Tombstone Tuesday ~ William Wilson, buried 1773 in Derry, New Hampshire
This tombstone was photographed at the Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire. At the time of burial, 1773, this was the town of Londonderry. HERE LYES THE BODY OF MR. WILLIAM WILSON  HE DIED JULY 30 1773 IN THE 22d  YEAR OF HIS AGE. This little tombs...
This tombstone was photographed at the Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire. At the time of burial, 1773, this was the town of Londonderry. HERE LYES THE BODY OF MR. WILLIAM WILSON HE DIED JULY 30 1773 IN THE ...
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Happy Anniversary, Mom and Dad!
My parents were married on 29 August 1958 in Hamilton, Massachusetts at the Christ Episcopal Church on Asbury Street.  This building is still there, although now it is the little chapel and a larger sanctuary was built in the early 1960s. Mr and Mrs. John W...
My parents were married on 29 August 1958 in Hamilton, Massachusetts at the Christ Episcopal Church on Asbury Street. This building is still there, although now it is the little chapel and a larger sanctuary was built in the...
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September 2016 Genealogy and Local History Calendar
For up to the minute updates, see the Nutfield Genealogy Facebook
page at this link:  https://www.facebook.com/nutfield.gen/   ------------------------ September 2, Friday, noon, Using and Evaluating Mug Books , part of
the First Friday Lecture series at th...
For up to the minute updates, see the Nutfield Genealogy Facebook page at this link: https://www.facebook.com/nutfield.gen/ ------------------------ September 2, Friday, noon, Using and Evaluating Mug Books, part of th...
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Surname Saturday ~ COLE of Charlestown, Massachusetts
COLE, COLL, COWLES, COLES, COALE Ryce Cole, my 11 th great grandfather, was made
member #109 of the church in Boston in 1631. 
Rice Cole was admitted as an inhabitant of Charlestown, Massachusetts in
1630.   His first name can be found as
Rice or Ryce or Ri...
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A little bit of history from New Hampshire for National Dog Day! Woof!
"Sergeant Beaubien" by historical artist John Buxton depicts Rangers on patrol overlooking Lake George. On the right is William Stark with his famous dog "Beaubien" Captain William Stark was a member of Roger’s Rangers, an...
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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