The Probate Records of Essex County, Massachusetts 1635-1681 is a fascinating look into the probate records of early residents of Essex, MA. This information runs the gamut - settlement of estates, marriages and other important activities of the day. This collection is a great genealogical resource for those researching the earliest settlers of Essex County. The three volumes contain more than 1500 pages of material.
Here are some sample pages from the books to give you an idea of what you will find in this collection:
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