Periodical Articles

“NEHGS Goes to London: A Perspective on “Who Do You Think You Are? Live” in London”
American Ancestors
11 [Spring 2010]: 23.

“Researching in British Archives: Three Case Studies”
American Ancestors 11 [Spring 2010]: 24 – 27.

“The First Settlers of Quebec”
American Ancestors
11 [Winter 2010]: 30 – 31.

“Index to 750,000 Church Records Available at NewEnglandAncestors.org
New England Ancestors 10 [Summer 2009]: 45.

“Franklin’s Nantucket Connection”
New England Ancestors 9 [Fall 2008]: 29.

“Why My Great-Grandfather Spent a Year in Thomaston, Maine”
New England Ancestors 9 [Summer 2008]: 27–28.

“Western Massachusetts Families in 1790”
(Co-authored with Christopher Challender Child) New England Ancestors 9 [Summer 2008]: 29–31.

“Google Books and Google Scholar”
New England Ancestors
8 [Winter 2008]: 43 – 4.

“From the Desk of the Online Genealogist”
(guest columnist) New England Ancestors 8 [Holiday 2007] 18.

“Investigating a Family Legend with 21st-Century Tools: The Search for the Indian in my Lineage.”
New England Ancestors 8 [Winter 2007]: 21 – 24.

“They Came From The Family Tree… Finding Scoundrels, Misfits, and Other Colorful Ancestors” Ancestry
(Co-authored with D. Brenton Simons) 23 [September/October 2005]: 18 – 25.

“Comparing Online Lineage-Linked Databases”
New England Ancestors
6 [Summer 2005]: 42 – 43, 45.

“Update on the New England Town Records Project: Records from Quincy, Massachusetts Now Available”
New England Ancestors 6 [Summer 2005]: 29.

“Sources for Rhode Island Research in the NEHGS Collections”
New England Ancestors 6 [Spring 2005]: 23.

“Embrace Technology: Professionals Should Make the Most of the Technology Age”
Association of Professional Genealogists Quarterly 20 [March 2005]: 27 – 32.

“Locating Your Ancestral Homes”
New England Ancestors 5 [Holiday 2004]: 35 – 39.

“Introducing the New NewEnglandAncestors.org”
New England Ancestors 5 [Fall 2004]: 25 – 30.

“An Update to the Corbin Collection Project”
New England Ancestors 5 [Summer 2004]: 29 – 30.

“New England Historic Genealogical Society”
Federation of Genealogical Societies FORUM 16 [Spring 2004]: 5 – 9.

“Getting the Most out of NEHGS CD-ROMS”
New England Ancestors 5 [Spring 2004]: 38 – 41, 43.

“Massachusetts Vital Records 1841-1910”
New England Ancestors 5 [Winter 2004]: 33

New Hampshire Military Records 1623 – 1866
New England Ancestors 5 [Winter 2004]: 27 – 29.

“Going, going gone! Online Auctions for Genealogical Research”
New England Ancestors 4 [Holiday 2003]: 48 – 51.

“Non-Traditional Families in Genealogy”
Heritage Quest 18 [November/December 2003]: 44 – 99.

“Introducing Plymouth Church Records 1620 – 1859
New England Ancestors 4 [Fall 2003]: 28 – 29.

“Crossroads of Migration: Researching Western Massachusetts in the Walter E. Corbin Papers”
New England Ancestors 4 [Fall 2003]: 15 – 21.

Records of the Colony and State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations edited by John Russell Bartlett
New England Ancestors 4 [Summer 2003]: 34 – 35.

“For Mac Users: Reunion 8.0”
New England Ancestors 4 [Spring 2003]: 46 – 47.

“The Massachusetts and Maine 1798 Direct Tax: An Eighteenth-Century Economic Snapshot”
New England Ancestors
4 [Spring 2003]: 13 – 17.

“The NEHGS Member Community: Volunteers Making a Difference for NewEnglandAncestors.org
New England Ancestors [Winter 2003]: 36 – 7.

Plymouth Court Records, 1686 – 1859
New England Ancestors 4 [Winter 2003]: 17

Henry Bond’s Genealogies of the Families and Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts now on CD-ROM”
New England Ancestors 3 [Holiday 2002]: 32 – 3.

The Search for Missing Friends: A major source in Irish-American genealogical research now on CD-ROM”
New England Ancestors 3 [Fall 2002]: 29 – 31.

Boston Church Records
New England Ancestors 3 [Summer 2002]: 29 – 30.

“The 1930 United States Census”
New England Ancestors 3 [Summer 2002]: 25 – 27, 56.

“Je Me Souviens: Researching French Canadian Ancestors”
New England Ancestors 1 [Spring 2000]: 17 – 20.

“New England and Canadian Microfilm Project Update”
NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 16 [November – December 1999]: 186 – 90.

“The New England and Canadian Microfilm Project”
(co-authored with David Allen Lambert) NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 16 [May – August 1999]: 94 – 97.

“A Hidden Treasure: The Boston City Archives”
NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 16 [March – April 1999]: 52 – 3.

“French-Canadian Research at NEHGS, Part II: Completing the Picture”
NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 15 [November – December 1998]:182 – 3.

“French-Canadian Research at NEHGS, Part I: Basic Tools for Research”
NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 15 [September – October 1998]: 139 – 40.

“’Mémère’s Family:’ A French-Canadian Matrilineal Line”
NEXUS: The Newsmagazine of the New England Historic Genealogical Society 15 [January – February 1998]: 21 – 22.