Eleven new sketches for Western Massachusetts Families in 1790

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We’re announcing eleven new sketches to Western Massachusetts Families in 1790.  This database focuses on families listed in the 1790 census in historic Berkshire and Hampshire counties, an area which includes parts of modern Franklin and Hampden counties as well. Sketches are submitted by NEHGS researchers and members and edited by Helen Schatvet Ullmann, CG, FASG.  Many of the new sketches focus on heads of families from Belchertown, established in 1731 and previously known as Cold Spring and Belcher’s Town. The new sketches are listed below:

Asaph Stebbins (Granby)
Daniel Smith (Belchertown)
Eldad Parsons (Belchertown)
Elijah Bardwell (Belchertown)
Israel Cowles (Belchertown)
John Cowles, Sr. (Belchertown)
Joseph Bardwell (Belchertown)
Joseph Bardwell, Jr. (Belchertown)
Martin Bardwell (Belchertown)
Obadiah Bardwell (Belchertown)
Timothy Cowles (Hatfield)