HOPKINS FAMILY ARCHIVES
USEFUL WEB SITES FOR HOPKINS
British Battles .com
Colonial Government - good explanation
Virtualology - A Virtual Education Project, encompassing subjects such as art, history, library, science, natural history, and war
The Founding Fathers Home Page
NPS Museum Collections – American Revolutionary War
Public Records of the Connecticut Colonial Records, 1636-1776
Connecticut State Library.
Great Historical Links from the Branford [CT] Historical Society
Research Guide to Probate Records at the Connecticut State Library
Cambridge [Massachusetts] Historical Society
Massachusetts Historical Society
Morristown National Historical Park, Morris County, New Jersey
”The Great Story” - a fabulous synopsis of Jockey Hollow and Morristown in the American Revolution on New Jersey’s Great Northwest Skylands Internet Website
"The Revolutionary War in New Jersey" - a great resource on North Jersey's Internet Magazine. Also contains a Wick House Photo Gallery
History of Springfield, New Jersey
The New Jersey Historical Society.
Long Island Genealogy - Includes a story on Long Island Before the Revolution (this article is a little hard to read due to layout and font but is very interesting)
Battle of Bennington
Bennington [Vermont] Historical Society Museum
Vermont Historical Society
USEFUL REFERENCE VOLUMES IN PRINT OR MICROFILM
Royal R. Hinman. A catalogue of the names of the early Puritan settlers of the colony of Connecticut, etc. Hartford, CT: Case, Tiffany and Company, 1852-1856. SLC Family History Library Cat. No. 974.6 D2hra 1852-56 pt. 1-5.
Pope’s Pioneers of Massachusetts (full reference coming soon).
James Savage. A genealogical dictionary of the first settlers of New England. Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 1860-1862. 4 v. On 3 microfilm rolls at SLC Family History Library: Film Nos. 1351-1352-1353.
Isaac Jennings. Memorials of a century: Embracing a record of individuals and events chiefly in the early history of Bennington, VT and its First Church. Boston: Gould and Lincoln, 1869. Copy available on film at SLC FHL Film 27799.
Lucius Paige. History of Hardwick, [Massachusetts]. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, 1883. Available on Film #14768 and #868519 item 1 at the SLC Family History Library.
Charles Hudson. History of the town of Marlborough, Middlesex County, Massachusetts...1657 to 1861. Boston, Mass: T. R. Marvin & Son, 1862. Available on Film #1036794 Item 2; or as a book 974.44/M5 H2h, at the SLC Family History Library.
S. F. Smith. History of Newton, Massachusetts. Boston, MA: 1880.
Alfred S. Hudson. The History of Sudbury, Massachusetts 1638-1889. Boston: R. H. Blodgett, 1889. SLC FHL 974.44/S1 H2 or Film 1425545 item 2.
Hiland Hall. Early History of Vermont. Albany, NY: Joel Munsell, 1868. See p. 467 for Samuel Robinson Jr., and pp. 85-97 for a complete relation of the Bennington settlers' application to the Crown for relief, led by Samuel Robinson Jr.
Genealogical Register, Vol. 7:176; 13:261; 17:170 (full reference coming soon).
John E. Goodrich, comp. and ed. Rolls of the soldiers in the Revolutionary War, 1775 to 1783: the state of Vermont. Rutland, VT: Tuttle Co., 1904. Copy available at SLC FHL 974.3 M2g.
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