The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts
The Old Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, Massachusetts. David W. Hoyt. (1897-1919).

Originally published in a dozen or more parts between 1897 and 1919, Hoyt's Families of Salisbury and Amesbury, like Jacobus' Families of Ancient New Haven, is not only the genealogical record of a New England town but the complete record of an entire region, that of the lower Merrimack Valley. Not content with publishing the genealogies of more than 300 families, each traced through at least five or six generations in accordance with the most rigid standards of documentation, Hoyt further provides us with hundreds of pages of source records, including thousands of baptism, marriage, and death records from the period 1720 to 1800, many of them compiled from record sources which no longer exist! publishes genealogy books and CDs. Whether you are just beginning to explore your family tree or are an experienced researcher looking for in-depth genealogy data, can provide you with the resources you need. We publish over 2,000 genealogy books and compact discs featuring colonial genealogy, Irish genealogy, immigration, royal ancestry, family history, and genealogy methods and sources. is the online home of Genealogical Publishing Company, Clearfield Company, and Gateway Press. Search our genealogy books by title, author or keyword phrase or browse our genealogy book sale.