Archive CD Books USA    
  Helping preserve our published heritage for future generations.

My Wish List Home Project Info

A Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England
Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England
Product Code: US0261
Number of CDs: 1
Author: John Farmer
Pages: 357
Pub. Date: (1829) 2006
ISBN: 1933828145
Qty in Cart: none

In this volume John Farmer produced the first attempt to survey systematically the earliest immigrants to New England. Working at a time when published sources were vanishingly few, Farmer compiled a nearly complete catalog of the immigrant generation and laid the basis for similar future compendia.

Farmer's goal was to include in his work all those who had come to New England by 1643, as well as ministers and magistrates before 1692 and graduates of Harvard College, members of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company and Massachusetts Bay freemen before 1662.

Note: This book is also among the 22 volumes in our popular Compendium of New England Pioneers, which is available at 66% OFF the regular retail price of the individual books if purchased separately.
To carry out this plan, Farmer himself inspected such records as he could, mostly in New Hampshire and eastern Massachusetts, and for the records and families in other parts of New England relied on correspondents. He presented the information in alphabetical order, with many abbreviations in the text.

Farmer's work was remarkable for its time and continues to deserve our admiration.

Summary by Robert Charles Anderson, FASG
for Archive CD Books USA


This CD is fully searchable and can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader (version 4 or later recommended) on any Windows, Macintosh, or Unix computer. The data on this CD is completely self-contained, and requires no installation.

A Genealogical Register of the First Settlers of New England
Price: $12.95

Note: This product is shipped on CD-ROM. To download the product instead, see this product.
Add to My Wish List  



Related Item(s)
Code Title Price  
US0252
First Settlers of Connecticut & Massachusetts $12.95
US0288
Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire $14.95
US0290
Pioneers on Maine Rivers $12.95
US0292
Pioneers of Massachusetts $24.95
US0304
Pioneers of Maine and New Hampshire $14.95

Browse other products in the same category:
Home > Title Index > G
Home > Recent Releases > March 2006
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Rhode Island
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Connecticut
Home > Geographic Index > United States > New Hampshire
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Vermont
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Maine
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Massachusetts
Home > Geographic Index > United States > Regional > New England
Home > Title Index > A


Log In
(optional)


My Cart

Your shopping cart is empty.


Special This Month Only!
20% OFF!



Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America
Price: $24.95 $19.96


(see other specials)

Best Sellers
1. Black's Law Dictionary (First Edition, 1891)
2. Compendium of New England Pioneers
3. Pioneers and Prominent Men of Utah
4. Emigrants Who Went to America 1600-1700
5. Digested Summary of Private Claims
Gift Certificates
All I want for the holidays
is a Gift Certificate from ArchiveCDBooksUSA!

Credit Cards


Home    Project Info    Policies
My Wish List    Contact Us

Special pricing is available for libraries & societies, certified researchers, and resellers.


Copyright (c) 2008
Archive CD Books USA, LLC.
All Rights Reserved.
Webmaster: webmaster@archivecdbooksusa.com
TBA1
Partner Site: Archive CD Books Ireland, Archive CD Books Australia, Wholly Genes Software