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Captors and Captives – The 1704 French and Indian Raid on Deerfield – BOOK!

Captors and Captives – The 1704 French and Indian Raid on Deerfield, Haefeli, Evan; Sweeney, Kevin, University of MassachusettsPress – Amherst and Boston, 2003. 377 pages, A must to have in your Library Contents: Part 1 Creating Communities Frontier Town … Continue reading

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” Old Albany Road Cemetery” also called “Old Deerfield burying ground”

The Old Burying Ground is located at the end of Albany Road in Deerfield, Massachusetts (Franklin County). The coordinates are 42° 32′ 42″ N, 72° 36′ 33″ W.  Pictures are from http://www.graveaddiction.com/deerfield.html This tablet is at the entrance of the ” … Continue reading

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This week project… Projet de la semaine… Deerfield, Mass 1704

About a year ago, while researching my partner’s genealogy, I came upon one of his ancestor being a a captive from Deerfield’s massacre of 1704, that was place in a French family. Her name was Sarah Allen. Sarah was placed under … Continue reading

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