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Heather Wilkinson Rojo
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This LAMBERT family from Revolutionary War Era Boston is a big brickwall problem for me. Where were they before the war, in Boston? Loyalists? Living nearby?
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Answers to frequently asked questions about the 1719 Scots Irish Nutfield settlement in New Hampshire.
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Weathervane Wednesday ~ Three from one beach in Maine
It's Weathervane Wednesday! 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 g...
It's Weathervane Wednesday! 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 acr...
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Tombstone Tuesday ~ Elder William Choate, died 1835 in Londonderry, New Hampshire
This tombstone was photographed at Forest Hill Cemetery in
Derry, New Hampshire.  At the time
William Choate was living, this was the town of Londonderry, New Hampshire. In memory of ELDER WM. CHOATE Who died Jan 4, 1835 AEt. 75 Mrs.  SUSANNA Wife of Elder ...
This tombstone was photographed at Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire. At the time William Choate was living, this was the town of Londonderry, New Hampshire. In memory of ELDER WM. CHOATE Who died Jan ...
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My Grandmother’s Diary ~ Part 6
An advertisement for Hoogerzeil Express in the 1920 Beverly, Mass. City Directory, page 49 This is another installment of a transcription of my grandmother's 1920 diary.  Gertrude Hitchings (1905 - 2001) was only fifteen years old when she wrote this tiny 3...
An advertisement for Hoogerzeil Express in the 1920 Beverly, Mass. City Directory, page 49 This is another installment of a transcription of my grandmother's 1920 diary. Gertrude Hitchings (1905 - 2001) was only fifteen year...
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Surname Saturday ~ JONES of Wales and Boston, Massachusetts JONES
Vincent and I at Washington Place, Honolulu, Hawaii the home built by my 4th great aunt Mary Lambert (Jones) Dominis, born in Boston, 1803 My 6 th great grandfather, Owen Jones, born about
1735, was a Royal Customs agent at Aberystwyth, Wales and also a cus...
Vincent and I at Washington Place, Honolulu, Hawaii the home built by my 4th great aunt Mary Lambert (Jones) Dominis, born in Boston, 1803 My 6th great grandfather, Owen Jones, born about 1735, was a Royal Customs agent at ...
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Surname Saturday ~ LAMBERT of Boston
LAMBERT / LOMBARD / LAMPORT / LAMPERT / LUMBARD Lambert family, probably of Boston, is one of my biggest
brickwall mysteries in my family tree. 
My 5 th great grandmother, Elizabeth Lambert (about 1775 –
1834) was described as a Boston debutante by her gran...
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Weathervane post 294 ~ seaside road in a popular beach town in Maine offered up three great maritime weathervanes. Do you know the location?
It's Weathervane Wednesday! 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 acr...
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The elegant 1835 tombstone of William Choate at Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire also lists his wife and two sons who died young at sea.
This tombstone was photographed at Forest Hill Cemetery in Derry, New Hampshire. At the time William Choate was living, this was the town of Londonderry, New Hampshire. In memory of ELDER WM. CHOATE Who died Jan ...
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Another installment of the transcription of my Grandmother's 1920 diary. Gertrude Hitching's March entries, when she was fifteen years old in Beverly, Massachusetts.
An advertisement for Hoogerzeil Express in the 1920 Beverly, Mass. City Directory, page 49 This is another installment of a transcription of my grandmother's 1920 diary. Gertrude Hitchings (1905 - 2001) was only fifteen year...
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Is there a JONES in your family tree? Don't give up on those JONESes! Tracing this one, although extremely difficult, led to a royal line and an interesting piece of American history!
Vincent and I at Washington Place, Honolulu, Hawaii the home built by my 4th great aunt Mary Lambert (Jones) Dominis, born in Boston, 1803 My 6th great grandfather, Owen Jones, born about 1735, was a Royal Customs agent at ...
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Every year I save up all the weird and crazy search terms people use to reach my blog, and share them with you in a post. I hope you find them as interesting and strange as I do!
It’s been about two years since I’ve published a list of weird search terms. For a while, I wasn’t recording some of very odd ones, and so unfortunately they all have been lost. But here are some doozies I do remember, and ...
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Genealogist from Manchester, New Hampshire, author of Nutfield Genealogy blog at http://nutfieldgenealogy.blogspot.com
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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
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Genealogist
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  • Genealogist
    present
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