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Essex County Massachusetts 1643 January 6, 2017

Filed under: Early Immigrants,Early Settlers,Maps,New England — Janet @ 5:00 am

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A number of my ancestors were early settlers in this area of New England north of Boston.

 

2 Responses to “Essex County Massachusetts 1643”

  1. I am currently reading a book called “Wicked Puritans of Essex County” by Tom Juergens that is right from this time period. It talks of the not so commonly known history of the time-mainly crime and punishment. It’s interesting and surprising at the same time.


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