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Ancestry of William Hartley Cary of Brockton, Massachusetts

William Hartley Cary was a prominent and respected citizen and business man of the city of Brockton, where his death occurred Dec. 9, 1899. As a citizen he enjoyed the esteem of the entire community, in which industrial center he had for nearly a quarter of a century been an influential and successful factor in the development of its business interests. Mr. Cary was born Jan. 10, 1852, in Charleston, Maine, son of William Harrison and Abigail (Ingles) Cary. His parents were both natives of Maine, although his earlier paternal ancestors were among the early settlers of North Bridgewater (now Brockton). A record of that branch of the Cary family through which Mr. Cary descended, which has been traced in direct line back in England to the year 1170, follows.

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Mountain Meadow Remains Buried

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now In the spring of 1859 a company of dragoons and two companies of infantry, under Captain K. P. Campbell, passed through the Meadows and buried...

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Mormons Passed in Preparation for War

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now During the long summer days that the Mormons passed in preparation for war, an emigrant train, known on the road as Captain Fancher’s...

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Mountain Meadows Massacre

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now During these years whose happenings we have been recording, there has been a community existing in the centre of our region that we have barely...

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Massacres of the Mountains

J.P. Dunn wrote Massacres of the Mountains in an attempt to separate historical fact from sensational fiction and to verify the problems that plagued the Indian tribes in this country of years. He doesn’t assign blame, but lets it fall where it belongs by meticulous research and the accurate, unbiased depiction of the true causes and subsequent results of some of the most famous Indian conflicts.

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Utah Genealogy at Ancestry

Discover your family's story. Enter a grandparent's name to get started. Start Now Ancestry is the largest provider of genealogy data online. The billions of records they provide have advanced genealogy online beyond imagination...

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