SCFA: Hear-Saye Tables of Contents

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Tables of contents: 1986-2000


September 2000, Issue 55, Vol. XV, No. 3, pp. 731-742
President's Message
Family History Month in Connecticut
Confessions and Corrections
Post and Chalker Families
Bushnell Website
Original Propietors of Norwich
Joyce Heckman Book List (4)
A Genealogist
SCFA Items for Sale

June 2000, Issue 54, Vol. XV, No. 2, pp. 719-730
President's Message
Ellis Island Tour
Did You Know ...
Shipman Family Fund
The Family History Explosion
Annual Chapman Family Program Provides Second Genealogy Course
Joyce Heckman Book List (3)
Revolutionary War Soldiers - Saybrook Colony

March 2000, Issue 53, Vol. XV, No. 1, pp. 707-718
President's Message
Chapman Family Program
SCFA Lends Assistance to Saybrook Colony History Buffs Group
Treasurer's Report
Heckman Library Collection
Library Index Card File
Beaumont Ancestry Information Available
Obituaries: Fred Grohgan, Jr. and Curtis Anderson
Thank You
Loyalist Information
Colonial Fire Marshall
Where is Pocahontas?
Three Bags Full of Sheep's Stomach Lining!
Thomas Bates, Once of Saybrook
A Poem to His Mother by Rev. John Edward Bushnell
Medical Measures in Early Saybrook
Post Family (reprint from NEHGS Register)
Group Aims to Make Hart House Museum (reprint from Hartford Courant)

December 1999, Issue 52, Vol. XIV, No. 4, pp. 695-706
President's Message
Bushnell Descendants Return to Their Roots
New England Historic Genealogical Society Awarded IMLS Grant
Obituaries: John Ricketts and Kathryn Anderson
Thomas Pell: Surgeon and Doctor
The Plates: The North Regiment, Massachusetts Bay Colony, 1636
Unidentified Chapman Family Photos
A Short History of the Life of a Remarkable Painter:
Phineas Staunton (1817-1867)
Holiday Notes
Grandma and the Family Tree

September 1999, Issue 51, Vol. XIV, No. 3, pp. 683-694
President's Message
History of the Berwichh Parish Church
History: We're Losing It
Keeping Posted - Descendants of Stephen Post
The Blue Book
Genealogy Pox

June 1999, Issue 50, Vol. XIV, No. 2, pp. 671-682
President's Message
Genealogy Course a Success
SCFA's Library Continues to Grow
Memorial Donation
Regarding: John and William Pratt of Connecticut
Contact Us
Some Descendants of Nicholas Worthington and
His Second Wife Susannah Ball
The Marvin Family Ancesty of Ezra Gillet of Lyme, CT
The History of the Beginning of the Lady Fenwick Chapter
of Cheshire Daughters of the American Revolution
Joyce Heckman Collection (2)

March 1999, Issue 49, Vol. XIV, No. 1, pp. 663-670
President's Message
William Hart Signature 1790
Broughton Castle - Letter from Nathaniel Fiennes
Genealogy Course Offered
SCFA Receives "Vital Records of Saybrook Colony" Inventory
Dues Reminder
SCFA Receives Shipman Book Donation
1998 Hear-Saye Index Available
Those Blue Laws
Colonial Furniture

Winter/Holiday 1998, Issue 48, Vol. XIII, No. 4, pp. 655-662
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Dues Reminder
In Sympathy (Elsie-Ives Bakewell)
Shipman Memorial Endowment Fund Report
Hart Family Association
Gift of a Sampler
Query (DeWolf/Brockway)
Joyce Heckman Book List
Copy Machine Donations
Was Elias1 Parkman Ever an Inhabitant of Saybrook?

Fall 1998, Issue 47, Vol. XIII, No. 3, pp. 643-654
President's Message
Status of Membership
SCFA Receives Valuable 1916 Pamphlet
Headstone Inscriptions from Gardiner's Island
Points, Islands and Necks:
     Saybrook Historical Geography, 4
Thank You
Query (Reeves)
Curious Nomenclature
Medical Terms from the Late 18th Century
Naming Patterns in 18th & 19th Century Britain
Restoring a Piece of History:
     Birthplace of Samuel Huntinton Gets State Grant
Elias Parkman
Did You Know . . .
Murphy's Law for Genealogists

Summer 1998, Issue 46, Vol. XIII, No. 2, pp. 627-642
President's Message
In Appreciation
Contibutions for the Archive
Come Visit the Archive
Equipment Needed
Shipman Fund
Naming Opportunities and Donations to the Stevenson Archive
Amasa Ingham of Saybrook (1768-1845): The Forgotten Man
1998 Elizebeth B. Plimpton Award
The Marriages of the Widow Brown
Gift Idea
Saybrook Colony Residents in the Civil War: 24th Regiment, CT Volunteers
Bushnell Family Celebration
The Colonial Church
Colonial Schools

Spring 1998, Issue 45, Vol. XIII, No. 1, pp. 619-626
President's Message
Annual Dues Reminder
SCFA Telelphone Number
Contributions for the Archive Building
Hear-Saye Index Available
Jo Merrill Becomes SCFA Treasurer
Concerning the Life of Rev. John Higginson (1616-1708)
John Winthrop's Heritage
Robert Seeley
An Herbal Sampler
Frank Stevenson Archive Dedication

Holiday 1997, Issue 44, Vol. XII, No. 4, pp. 603-618
President's Message
Archives are the Recipient of Chapman Family Trust
Town of Old Saybrook Honors SCFA
OSHS and SCFA Archive and Library Receive Donation
from the Town of Old Saybrook
John Chapman of Massachusetts Bay
Genealogy on the Internet: Old Saybrook Joins USGenWeb
Donations Received in Memory of Donald C. Bergquist
A Griswold Item
Additions to Our Library
A Book Review of "The Pequot War"
SCFA Contributors to the Archive and Library Building Fund
Membership Dues Reminder
Fall 1997, Issue 43, Vol. XII, No. 3, pp. 587-602
President's Message
SCFA Contributors to Archive and Library Building Fund
Keeping History Well-Preserved
In Sympathy
Summary of the 1997 Saybrook Tour of England
Second Annual Picnic with our "Daughter" Town
Are We So Very Different?
Saybrook, 1880
Thank You
New Londond and Lyme Riot: 1670
Let's Uncover and Make Further Use of Old Town Cemeteries
Summer 1997, Issue 42, Vol. XII, No. 2, pp. 571-586
President's Message
Membership Report
Reception for the Society of the Founders of Norwich
In Sympathy
Elizabeth B. Plimpton Award
In Appreciation
Calendars and Anniversaries: A Timely Reminder
The Funny Looking Boat
A New Discovery: Saybrook Colony Governor George Fenwick
Instrumental in the Establishment of Great Britain's Colstream Guards
John Endecott (1589-1665)
Correspondence Received from a Descendant of Sir Arthur Hasselrigge
Volunteer Needed to Fill Treasurer's Vacancy
Thank You to Jerry Chalker
Unraveling Stories at our Archive
Reprints from The Main Street News
March 1997, Issue 41, Vol. XII, No. 1, pp. 559-570
President's Message
Dues Reminder
OSHS and SCFA Archives and Library Project
In Appreciation
In Sympathy
Founder Thomas Pell
The Parker Pewter Platter
Ancestors of Jared Pratt and Charity Dickinson
The Pratts' Trans-Oceanic Connection Strengthened
Holiday 1996, Issue 40, Vol. XI, No. 4, pp. 547-558
President's Message
Proposed Archives and Library
Our Special 1997 SCFA Tour to England (28 May-10 June 1997)
Lifetime Members
SCFA Members are Published
New Discoveries About Founder Joseph Ingham
In Appreciation
Thank You
PBS to Feature Genealogy and Family History Series
Sons and Daughters of the American Revolution
Profile of Doctor Thomas Pell
Fall 1996, Issue 39, Vol. XI, No. 3, pp. 535-546
President's Message
The Fairbanks House of Dedham, Massachusetts
Thank You
Dues Reminder
Applause, Applause
SCFA's Visit to Norwich
Lt. Thomas Tracey of Saybrook and Norwich
Ancient Queries Regarding Thomas Tracy and "The Widow Mason"
Shoreline Cemeteries and other facts
Society of Mayflower Descendants in the State of Connecticut
Corrections to our Newsletter
Summer 1996, Issue 38, Vol. XI, No. 2, pp. 519-534
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
An Invitation from the Society of the Founders of Norwich
The Field Called Pennywise (Saybrook Historical Geography, 3)
John Winthrop, Jr. (1605/6 - 1676)
Thomas Buckingham
The Struggle to Save a Piece of History
New London, Connecticut Observes its 350th Anniversary
News from the Leffingwell House in Norwich
Thank You
The Journey's of Celia Fiennes
Fourth Tour of England Being Planned
Out on a Limb -
A Post Saga from Stephen (1596-1659) to Donald Eugene (1936-)
Dear Family, ... Finally ... It's Done!
New Publication Being Offered to SCFA Members
Father of American Democracy: Thomas Hooker is Here!
Parker House Property has New Look
Spring 1996, Issue 37, Vol. XI, No. 1, pp. 507-518
President's Message
Membership Dues Reminder
Our Future
Invitation from the Founders of Norwich
Excerpts from "The Life and Public Services of Thomas Welles"
First Church of Christ, Congregational
Occupational Names
The Parker House
Holiday 1995, Issue 36, Vol. X, No. 4, pp. 495-506
President's message
SCFA Board of Directors and Chairmen
Thank You
In Sympathy
Eleanor Boden Ancestral Line
Gov. Samuel Huntington House Preservation
Samuel Huntingon (short biography)
350th Anniversary of First Church
The Griswold Inn
Early Deacons of the First Church
The Association of Gravestone Studies Conference
Fall 1995, Issue 35, Vol. X, No. 3, pp. 483-494
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
The Elizabeth B. Plimpton Collection
Shipman Memorial Endowment Fund
Congratulations to SCFA Member Norman W. Ingham
1995 Tour of Holland and England
Places and Terms in Early Saybrook Geography, Parts 1 and 2
John Clark - Saybrook, Connecticut
The Saybrook Freemen of 1668
Ten Years Ago - 1985
Yankee Doodle
Summer 1995, Issue 34, Vol. X, No. 2, pp. 469-482
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
In Sympathy
Elizabeth B. Plimpton History Award
SCFA Member Has Article Published
Godfrey Memorial (Genealogical) Library
Whittlesey Genealogical Research Services
Chapman Family Association
Local Research in Saybrook Colony (reprint from Heritage Quest)
History Blooms in the Hart House Garden
In John Winthrop Jr.'s Time
Spring 1995, Issue 33, Vol. X, No. 1, pp. 459-468
President's Message
Award Established in Honor of Local Historian
In Memorium
Gift Received from the Parker Foundation
An "Old Salt" Offers Genealogy and History Help to Members
Looking for Shipman Family Book
The Ministry in Saybrook
Thank You
In Appreciation
Library Additions
Middletown Upper Houses Book Available
Dues Reminder
Holiday 1994, Issue 32, Vol. IX, No. 4, pp. 447-458
President's Message
In Memorium: Elizabeth Bull Plimpton (1921-1994)
Colonial Ancestors: John Gallop, mariner, trader; and his son
The Bride Brook Wedding
The 35 Founders of Norwich
Attention Owners of the Book "Glimpses of Saybrook in Colonial Days"
Additions to Original Text
The Bonus
New Acquisitions for Our Library
In Appreciation
National Gravestone Studies Conference
Fall 1994, Issue 31, Vol. IX, No. 3, pp. 435-446
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
In Memorium: Stewart Anthony
Shipman Memorial Fund Established
Another Genealogy Source
Saybrook Highways in 1694
Beginning History of Lyme (reprint from the Main Street News)
Robert Chapman, Recorder
Eldest Son
Additions to Our Library
Thank You
Correction Noted
Books for Sale
Is Your Membership up to Date?
Summer 1994, Issue 30, Vol. IX, No. 2, pp. 421-434
President's Message
SCFA Announces 3rd Heritage Tour to the Netherlands and England
The Massachusetts Bay Colony
The First Saybrook Town Clerks
Excerpts from "The Founding of New England"
Excerpts form Connecticut Historical Society Bulletin
SCFA Members Involved in History
Seeley Family Notes from "The Gates Family - Our American Ancestry"
Groton OK's Loan of Statue to Pequots (reprint from the New London Day)
Thank You
Index of Personal Names for "Glimpses of Saybrook in Colonial Days" Available
Being a Registrar During Celebration 3 1/2
Photograph of Elisha Bushnell House, Old Saybrook
Spring 1994, Issue 29, Vol. IX, No. 1, pp. 407-420
President's Message
In-Deed Land Records Research
Connecticut State Library Reduces Hours
What Does it Mean? Initials after your ancestors names
Who Are...?
Thomas Lee
Mohegans Get Federal Tribal Status (reprint from the Hartford Courant)
Ancestor of the Month: Captain John Mason
The Heritage of the American Backus Family
The Development of the Wool Trade
Thank You
National Gravestone Conference
Holiday 1993, Issue 28, Vol. VIII, No. 4, pp. 397-406
President's Message
Dues Reminder
We Are Looking For
The Fenwick Story for Sale
In Memory: Christine Moser, Catherine Jackson
Broughton Castle Visited by Our Neighbors
The Huntington Family
Hear-Saye Praise
The Buckingham House at Mystic Seaport
In Appreciation
Why Genealogy?
Captain Mason and the Pequots
Fall 1993, Issue 27, Vol. VIII, No. 3, pp. 383-396
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Repairs to Saybrook Fort in 1693
John Mason
The Gallup Family
The Origin of Robert Chapman of Saybrook, Connecticut
Obituary: Roger W. Jones
Tudor Feasts
In Appreciation
Genealogical Beatitudes
Summer 1993, Issue 26, Vol. VIII, No. 2, pp. 373-382
President's Message
Griswold Family
Park Land Accepted
Thank You
Postal Rates
Research Tips
The Elusive Bride of Bridebrook
The Continuing Controversy over the John Mason Statue
The Olden Days
Spring 1993, Issue 25, Vol. VIII, No. 1, pp. 361-372
President's Message
National Gravestones Studies Conference
Robert Peck of Hingham, Massachusetts
Sarah Lay and Seth Peck of Lyme, Connecticut
The Historic Dr. Peck House
Thomas Stanton, Indian Interpreter
Margaret Bliss
Treasure Chest
Relative Confusion
Join Us in Yesterday's 1993
Winter/Holiday 1992, Issue 24, Vol. VII, No. 4, pp. 351-360
President's Message
Officers and Directors
Thank You
Notes on Three Alexander Chalkers and Their Kin
Great News for Researchers
Town Council Confirms Mason Statue Panelists
Medicine Woman, 93, Keeps Mohegan Flame Burning
St. Margaret's Church - Ockley, Surrey, England
Christmas Vignettes
Fall 1992, Issue 23, Vol. VII, No. 3, pp. 331-350
President's Message
Annual Meeting
Membership Report
In Memorium
Treasurer's Report
Repository for Ingham Genealogy
Thank You
Was She or Wasn't She? Further Comments on the Mary Coley Mystery
Travels with SCFA: Historic Deerfield Village
In Memorium: William R. Edgerton
Mystery Author Revealed
Articles and Features Welcomed
Member Concentrating on Local Cemeteries
Photocopier Donations Welcomed
Another Saybrook Milestone Found by Member
One Man's Fancy
Summer 1992, Issue 22, Vol. VII, No. 2, pp. 319-330
President's Message
Places of Interest to Visit when in Old Saybrook
Historical Map of Old Saybrook
Membership Report
In Memorium
Lifetime Members
Who Was Mary Coley?
Acceptance of Land May be Recommended
John Richard and the Pre-1660 Saybrook Records;
the Supposed "Grantees of 1650"
Travels with SCFA
Spring 1992, Issue 21, Vol. VII, No. 1, pp. 307-318
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Saybrook Milestones
In Search of History and Silver in London's Chancery Lane
Pilgrims and Adventurers:
The Role of Essex (England) in the Making of the United States
National Gravestone Conference
Travels with SCFA: Plimouth Plantation
Fall 1991, Issue 20, Vol. VI, No. 3, pp. 289-306
President's Message
Annual Meeting
Travels with SCFA
About the Places We'll Visit
The Worcester Art Museum
The American Antiquarian Society
The New England Historic Genealogical Society
Fanueil Hall at Quincy Market
The Yale Center for British Arts
Phelps Gateway
Old Norwichtown, Connecticut
Plimouth Plantation
Historic Deerfield
Day Tours and Schedules
Old Saybrook Probate Districts
Why was Capability Capable?
Our Thanks To ...
Facts Worth Mentioning
Ingham University
In Memorial: Alfred P. Knapp
Who Was Mary Coley?
Bingham Family Research
Captain Alexander Bushnell
Help Us Locate Family Associations
The Portrait of Captain Samuel Doty
Summer 1991, Issue 19, Vol. VI, No. 2, pp. 271-288
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
The National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
In Sympathy
Valuable Book of Early Saybrook Found - And It's For Sale!
Thank You
Whence the Name "Saybrook"?
In Response to Query Re: Stannard-Spencer
Books for Sale
Sping 1991, Issue 18, Vol. VI, No. 1, pp. 257-270
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Dues are Due
Lifetime Membership
Lifetime Members
Annual Meeting
Officers and Directors
Historical Trivia as it Relates to Saybrook Colony
The John Taylor Sloan Collection
A Bit of Historical Trivia
Ayer Family Materials on File at University of Washington
Willard Family Reunion
Holiday 1990, Issue 17, Vol. V, No. 4, pp. 247-256
President's Message
Dues Reminder
Thank You
Ingham Trivia
Gibralter Fish Co. Account Book
Signature Quilt
Annual Meeting
Guest Speaker: John T. Fitch
Fall 1990, Issue 16, Vol. V, No. 3, pp. 231-246
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Saybrook Colony Heritage Tour
First Church of Christ in Saybrook:
150th Anniversary of the Fourth Meeting House
The John Sloan Collection
Chest with a Drawer
Genealogy (a poem)
Summer 1990, Issue 15, Vol. V, No. 2, pp. 215-230
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Thank You
Letter from Mr. Norman W. Ingham
Connecticut's "Paul Revere"
The John Taylor Sloan Collection, c. 1915/1916
Hear-Saye Back Issues
The First New History of the Ritch Family in 60 Years
Genealogists Prayer
Spring 1990, Vol. V, No. 1, pp. 201-214
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Thank You
Heritage Tour 1990
Trip to Historic Deerfield
The Wrights of Wright Street
Two John Bulls
The Authors Among Us
Old Burial Sites Abound in Shoreline Towns
Holiday 1989, Vol. IV, No. 4, pp. 175-192
President's Message
Annual Meeting
Treasurer's Report
Thank You
In Memorium
Founders of Saybrook Colony and Their Descendants
The Probable Parentage of Phoebe Gose,
Wife of Robert Bull of Saybrook, CT
Ohio's Fortieth Governor: Asa Smith Bushnell
Duercant Family
Edwin Ayer, Esq.
Our Growing Library
SCFA Heritage Tour to England 1990
Colonial Extracts
A Visit to Historic Deerfield, Mass.
Summer 1989, Vol. IV, No. 3, pp. 153-174
President's Message
Annual Meeting
Slate of Officers
Town is Vanishing, Along with Its Name
Our Thanks
Are You a Son of Colonial England?
American Antiquarian Society
Defitions in Old England
Treasurer's Report
Revolutionary War Ancestors of the Members of the
Orange County, CA Genealogical Society
Membership Report
Historical Houses Update and Status
John Whittlesey House
Parker House
Elisha/Older Bushnell House
Heritage Tour Detailed Itinerary
Spring 1989, Vol. IV, No. 2, pp. 139-152
President's Message
Colonial Trivia
Helping Hands
Heritage Tour
Corrections to the Thomas Tracy and Francis Griswold Lines
Thank You
Attention: Jonathan Rudd Descendants
Saybrook Point Purchased by Town of Old Saybrook Residents
If This Bob's Your Uncle, Di is Your Cousin
The Jope Family
Treasurer's Report
Westbrook Cemetery Due for a Facelift
The Leffingwell Family
Annual Gravestone Conference
Fall 1988/Winter 1989, Vol. IV, No. 1, pp. 127-138
President's Message
In Appreciation
Treasurer's Report
Colonial Quotes
Colonial Days and Ways
Books for Sale
Membership Report
Officers and Directors
A Will and Inventory Found: John Friend
Help Needed
Summer 1988, Vol. III, No. 3, pp. 113-126
President's Message
Annual Meeting
The New England Genealogical and Historical Society
Slate of Officers
Membership Report
Treasurer's Report
The Law of Heaven
State of Widowhood
Grievances of the Servants at Saybrook
Treat Family Organizes
Amagansett House Renewed
Capt. John Underhill Terminates Dutch Holdings
William Backus
Helpful Publications for Locating a
Connecticut Revolutionary War Soldier
The 106 Founders of Saybrook Colony 1635-1660
Freeman's Oath
Spring 1988, Vol. III, No. 2, pp. 101-112
President's Message
Membership Report
Treasurer's Report
Research Study Underway
Trinity's First Woman Priest Beginning New Life in a New Faith
Probate Records
Laraby (Laribee)
Names of 44 Ships Carrying Emigrants from England to New England 1620-1650
Winter 1987, Vol. III, No. 1, pp. 91-100
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Thank You
The Case of the Mysterious Moniker
Shaking the Family Trees
Descedants of the Pequots
Fall 1987, Vol. III, No. 1, pp. 79-90
President's Message
Whittlesey House Status
The Founders and Their Descendants
Treasurer's Report
Membership Report
The Parker House
Time Capsule
Shaking the Family Trees
Descendant Lists
Old Saybrook's Unofficial Historian is Now Official
Additional Research Facilities
SCFA Officers 1987-1988
Summer 1987, Vol. II, No. 2, pp. 55-78
President's Message
Treasurer's Report
Membership Report
Slate of Officers
Archaeologists Find Old Wharf
William Pratt of Hertfordshire, England
Shaking the Family Trees
Research Libraries
Lion Gardiner on the Mend
Progress at Fort Saybrook Monument Park
Bride Identified
Membership List
Annual Meeting
December/March 1987, Vol. II, No. 1, pp. 43-54
President's Message
Our Trip to England
Charter Members
Membership Roster
SCFA Board
Commemorative 3 1/2 Medals
Membership Report
Treasurer's Report
Computer News
Vital Records Update
September Newsletter Arouses Interest
Thank You
Facts About Members
Random Notes on Our Founders
Robert Chapman
Simon Willard
Anna Bingham
The Blue Laws Blues
Tax Role 1688
"First Families of Lyme" in Progress
Books Still Available
September 1986, Vol. I, No. 3, pp. 25-42
President's Message
Annual Meeting
Digging for Roots
Standing Committees Forming
Another Significant Marker Placed at Fort Saybrook Monument Park
Phase 2 at Fort Saybrook Monument Park Underway
Treasurer's Report
Dues Reminder
Quips and Quotes
Descendants of the Founders of Saybrook Colony
Slate of Officers
Moments in History - A Celebration 3 1/2 Recollection
In Memoriam
Out of Print Books Available
Help to Support SCFA
June 1986, Vol. I, No. 2, pp. 9-24
President's Message
Name the Newsletter Contest Winner
When is House a Home?
Quips and Quotes
Did You Know?
Thank You
Treasurer's Report
Dues Reminder
Happy Birthday Chester
Charter Members
Up and Coming
Reunion 1987
The Founders of Saybrook Colony and Their Descendants
The Way it Was
March 1986, Vol. I, No. 1, pp. 1-8
President's Message
Name the Newsletter Contest
Officers and Directors
Treasurer's Report
Membership Report
The Founders of Saybrook Colony and Their Descendants
3 1/2 Wrapup
Dedication of the Founder's Memorial at Fort Saybrook Park
A Salute to the Ladies of the Saybrook Quaqrimillenial
Books for Sale

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