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a trip to Massachusetts (and its disappointing aftermath)

    During the month just ended, I took a trip to Massachusetts to attend the American Literature Association’s annual conference in Boston, and also to take photos of personal interest from the point of view of my personal history … Continue reading

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John Congdon Hart (1829-1883) of New Bedford, MA

    Posted below as Word document is a genealogical report about John Congdon Hart (1829-1883) of New Bedford, Mass., my mother’s great-grandmother on her mother’s side.     — Roger W. Smith   hart-3

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Capt. Gamaliel Hart (ca. 1792-1834)

    Posted below as a downloadable Word document is an article about Capt. Gamaliel Hart (ca. 1792-1834) of New Bedford, Mass. (died New York City), who was an ancestor of my maternal grandmother.   — Roger W. Smith   … Continue reading

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Family of Caleb (1767-1832) and Susanna (Taber) Congdon (1770-1839) of New Bedford

  This report concerns my most recent Congdon ancestors, who go back to nineteenth century New Bedford, Mass. I am descended from them through my maternal grandmother Annie Congdon Handy (nee Hart). Her great-grandmother (on her father’s side) was Lydia … Continue reading

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