Danvers Genealogy (in Essex County, MA)

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Danvers Birth Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

Births, marriages, and deaths, 1652-1880 Family History Library

Danvers Vital Record Transcripts (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts Births to 1850 Ancestry

Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts Births to 1850 Archives.com

Index to births, marriages, deaths, and intentions of marriage, 1752-1884 Family History Library

Massachusetts Birth Index, 1901-1960 and 1967-1970 Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

Vital Records to 1850 (incomplete) Ray's Place

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts : to the end of the year 1849, births Internet Archive

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849 Ancestry

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, vol. 1 Genealogy Gophers

Danvers Cemetery Records

Adams Street Cemetery Find a Grave

Ahabat Sholom Memorial Park Find a Grave

Anshe Sfard Cemetery Find a Grave

Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery Find a Grave

Danvers State Hospital Cemetery Find a Grave

Danvers cemetery inscriptions prior to 1800. WorldCat

Danvers inscriptions. Burial ground at Hathorne Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Burial place at Royal Side Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Endicott burial ground Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. High Street Cemetery Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Holton burial ground Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Preston burying ground Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Prince and Putnam burying grounds Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Putnam burying ground Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Wadsworth burying ground Family History Library

Danvers inscriptions. Walnut Grove Cemetery Family History Library

Endicott Family Cemetery Find a Grave

Farband Cemetery Find a Grave

Goodale Cemetery Find a Grave

History, standing rules, confession of faith, covenant, and members of the Maple Street Congregational Church in Danvers, Mass. WorldCat

Holten Cemetery Billion Graves

Holton Cemetery US Gen Web

Hutchinson Private Burial Ground Find a Grave

Jewish Community Center of Chelsea Cemetery Find a Grave

Leech Cemetery Find a Grave

Nurse Homestead Cemetery Find a Grave

Old Settlers Burying Ground Find a Grave

Percent Photographed Ezrath Israel Cemetery Find a Grave

Percent Photographed Xaverian Brothers Cemetery Find a Grave

Pope Private Burial Ground Find a Grave

Porter's Burial Ground Find a Grave

Porter's Burial Ground Billion Graves

Preston Cemetery Find a Grave

Prince Burial Ground Find a Grave

Putnam Cemetery Find a Grave

Putnamville Burial Ground Find a Grave

Rebecca Nurse Homestead Cemetery Billion Graves

Roumanian American Cemetery Find a Grave

Russell Family Cemetery Find a Grave

Russell Family Cemetery US Gen Web

Saint Mary Cemetery Find a Grave

Saint Mary Cemetery Billion Graves

Saint Mary of the Annunciation Cemetery Find a Grave

Sons of Jacob Cemetery Find a Grave

Swinnerton Burial Ground Find a Grave

Swinnerton Burying Ground Billion Graves

Temple Beth Shalom Memorial Park Find a Grave

Temple Emanu-El of Marblehead Memorial Park Find a Grave

Temple Emanuel Cemetery Find a Grave

Temple Sinai Cemetery Find a Grave

Various Small Cemeteries US Gen Web

Wadsworth Cemetery Find a Grave

Wadsworth Cemetery US Gen Web

Wadsworth Cemetery Billion Graves

Walnut Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Walnut Grove Cemetery Billion Graves

Walnut Grove Cemetery Interment

Danvers Census Records

1855 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

1865 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

Census of the town of Danvers [Massachusetts] taken May, 1837 Family History Library

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Danvers Church Records

Baptisms at church in Salem village [1689-1772] Internet Archive

Confession of faith, covenant, and principles and rules of the First Church, in Danvers, with a list of members Internet Archive

Danvers, Mass. First Church Records (1689-1845) Congregational Library and Archives

Exercises in celebration of the two hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the First Church, Congregational, Danvers, Massachusetts: October 8th to 15th, 1922; with an address at the centennial of the Sunday School, November 17th, 1918 Internet Archive

History, standing rules, confession of faith, covenant, and members of the Maple Street Congregational Church in Danvers, Mass. WorldCat

Marriages collected from various churches in Danvers, 1828-1852 Family History Library

Salem Village Church Record Book - 1689-1753 Salem Witch Trials Documentary Archive

Salem Village Parish records, 1670-1735 Family History Library

Danvers City Directories

Beverly (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

City Directories, 1890 Census Substitute Ancestry

Danvers City Directories (1873-1983 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Danvers City Directories (1882, 1921, 1924) Boston Public Library

Danvers City Directories Containing a House Guide (1919,1921,1924, 1926) Massachusetts State Library

Danvers City Directory 1949 MyHeritage

Danvers, Manchester, Marblehead, Essex, Peabody, Wenham, Beverly, Topsfield, 1877 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1873 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1875 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1882 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1919 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1921 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1926 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1936 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1937 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1939 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1940 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1942 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1943 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1944 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1945 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Danvers, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1946 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Directory and register of Danvers, Marblehead, Peabody, Beverly, Manchester, Essex, Wenham, Topsfield Family History Library

Directory of Danvers, Marblehead, Peabody, Beverly, Manchester, Essex, Wenham, Topsfield, with street and advertising directories, town registers, map, etc, 1877 Internet Archive

Directory of Danvers, Marblehead, Peabody, Beverly, Manchester, Essex, Wenham, Topsfield, with street and advertising directories, town registers, map, etc. Family History Library

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Beverly and Danvers 1895) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Danvers 1851, 1884, 1886, 1895, 1901, 1910-2, 1930, 1935, 1937, 1942, 1945, 1947, 1949, 1952-3, and 1957) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Danvers and Marblehead 1895) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Salem, Beverly, Danvers, Marblehead, and Peabody 1895) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Salem, Danvers, Marblehead, and Peabody 1935, 1942, 1947, 1952, 1953, and 1962) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Salem, Danvers, and Marblehead 1937) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes South Danvers 1864) Ancestry

Salem (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

The Salem, Beverly, Peabody, Danvers and Marblehead directory Family History Library

Danvers Death Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Death Records Ancestry

1901-1980 Massachusetts Death Index Ancestry

Births, marriages, and deaths, 1652-1880 Family History Library

Danvers Vital Record Transcripts (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Index to births, marriages, deaths, and intentions of marriage, 1752-1884 Family History Library

Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

Vital Records to 1850 (incomplete) Ray's Place

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts : to the end of the year 1849, marriages and deaths Internet Archive

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849 Ancestry

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, vol. 1 Genealogy Gophers

Danvers Histories and Genealogies

A book of enterys (sic) of persons coming into the town, 1766-1790 Family History Library

Centennial celebration at Danvers, Mass. : June 16, 1852. Ancestry

Centennial celebration at Danvers, Mass., June 16, 1852 Internet Archive

Centennial celebration at Danvers, Mass., June 16, 1852 Internet Archive

Centennial celebration at Danvers, Mass., June 16, 1852 Internet Archive

Centennial celebration at Danvers, Massachusetts, June 16, 1852 Family History Library

Chronicles of Danvers (old Salem Village) Massachusetts, 1632-1923 Family History Library

Chronicles of Danvers (old Salem village) Massachusetts, 1632-1923 Internet Archive

Danvers, Massachusetts : a resume of her past history and progress together with a condensed summary of her industrial advantages and development, biographies of prominent Danvers men and a series of comprehensive sketches of her representative manufacturing and commercial enterprises Family History Library

Danvers, Massachusetts : a resume of her past history and progress, together with a condensed summary of her industrial advantages and development : biographies of prominent Danvers men, 1899 Internet Archive

Danvers, Massachusetts, 1899 Internet Archive

Historical sketch of School District Number Thirteen, North Danvers : or as it is known abroad, Danvers Plains, or by its ancie Ancestry

Historical sketch of School District Number Thirteen, North Danvers : or as it is known abroad, Danvers Plains, or by its ancient name, Porter's Plains, to distinguish it from Shillaber's Plains, South Danvers Family History Library

History of the town of Danvers : from its early settlement to the year 1848 Ancestry

History of the town of Danvers : from its early settlement to the year 1848 Family History Library

History of the town of Danvers, from its early settlement to the year 1848 Internet Archive

Old anti-slavery days : proceedings of the commemorative meeting, held by the Danvers Historical Society, at the Town Hall Family History Library

Old anti-slavery days : proceedings of the commemorative meeting, held by the Danvers Historical Society, at the Town Hall Genealogy Gophers

Proceedings at the celebration of the two hundredth anniversary of the first parish at Salem village, now Danvers, October 8, 1872 : with an historical address Family History Library

Report of the Committee Appointed to Revise the Soldiers' Record (Civil War soldiers of Danvers) Internet Archive

The Historical collections of the Danvers Historical Society Family History Library

The celebration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of the town of Danvers, Massachusetts : as a separate municipality : June 15, 16, 17, 1902 Family History Library

The celebration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of the town of Danvers, Massachusetts : as a separate municipality : June 15, 16, 17, 1902 Genealogy Gophers

The celebration of the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the establishment of the town of Danvers, Massachusetts as a sep Ancestry

Danvers Immigration Records

Naturalization declaration records (1920-1945) at Lawrence, Massachusetts, Superior Court Family History Library

Naturalization records index, 1906-1982 (at Lawrence) : Essex County (Massachusetts) Superior Court Family History Library

Naturalization records index, 1906-1982 (at Salem/Lynn) : Essex County (Massachusetts) Superior Court Family History Library

Naturalizations, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1794-1820 Family History Library

Danvers Land Records

Deeds, 1639-1866; index to deeds, 1640-1879 (Essex County, Massachusetts) Family History Library

Land Deeds 1640 to present Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds

Land Deeds 1951-present (Southern Essex District) Southern Essex District Registry of Deeds

Massachusetts Land Records Secretary of the Commonwealth

Strays and lost goods, 1765-1804 Family History Library

Danvers Map Records

Danvers, 1897 Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, Jan 1897 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, Jun 1892 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Danvers, Essex County, Massachusetts, Nov 1887 Library of Congress

Danvers Marriage Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Marriages MyHeritage

1901-1955 and 1966-1970 Massachusetts Marriage Index Ancestry

Births, marriages, and deaths, 1652-1880 Family History Library

Danvers Vital Record Transcripts (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Index to births, marriages, deaths, and intentions of marriage, 1752-1884 Family History Library

Intentions of marriage, 1844-1850 Family History Library

Marriages collected from various churches in Danvers, 1828-1852 Family History Library

Massachusetts Marriage Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850 Ancestry

Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850 (many towns) Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850 Ancestry

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

Vital Records to 1850 (incomplete) Ray's Place

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts : to the end of the year 1849, marriages and deaths Internet Archive

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849 Ancestry

Vital records of Danvers, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849, vol. 1 Genealogy Gophers

Danvers Military Records

Danvers (Mass.) militia rolls, 1840-1858 Family History Library

Report of the committee appointed to revise the soldiers' record Family History Library

Danvers Miscellaneous Records

Danvers (Mass.) medical records, 1878-1917 Family History Library

Danvers (Mass.) welfare records and orders, 1774-1792 Family History Library

Danvers Town Reports (1841-2010 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

List of persons warned from the town of Danvers, 1752-1770 Family History Library

Town records 1752-1884, Danvers, Massachusetts Family History Library

Town records, 1752-1774 Family History Library

Town records, 1755-1841 Family History Library

Danvers Newspapers and Obituaries

Danvers Courier (1845-1849) Boston Public Library

Danvers Eagle & Whig Newspapers, 1844-1845 Internet Archive

Danvers Evening Press (1899-1900) Boston Public Library

Danvers Herald (1982-2003;1920-1975) Boston Public Library

Danvers Herald 11/17/2005 to 05/24/2019 Genealogy Bank

Danvers Mirror (1917-1919;1878-1907;1885-1920;1870-1878) Boston Public Library

Danvers Misc. Newspapers (1844-1901) Boston Public Library

Danvers Monitor (1872-1876;1869-1870;1865-1871) Boston Public Library

Danvers Whig 10/05/1844 to 11/09/1844 Genealogy Bank

Essex County Review (1880-1881) Boston Public Library

Herald Citizen 06/20/2019 to Current Genealogy Bank

North Shore Sunday (1997-2003 June) Boston Public Library

The Common Weal (1910-1913) Boston Public Library

Tri-Town Weekly Press (1913-1916) Boston Public Library

Offline Newspapers for Danvers

According to the US Newspaper Directory, the following newspapers were printed, so there may be paper or microfilm copies available. For more information on how to locate offline newspapers, see our article on Locating Offline Newspapers.

Danvers Courier. ([Danvers, Mass.]) 1845-1849

Danvers Evening Press. (Danvers, Mass.) 1899-1900

Danvers Herald. (Danvers, Mass.) 1920-Current

Danvers Mirror. (Danvers, Mass.) 1870-1920

Danvers Monitor. (Danvers, Mass.) 1865-1876

Essex County Mercury, Danvers, Beverly, and Marblehead Courier. (Salem, Mass.) 1854-1863

Essex County Review. (Danvers, Mass.) 1880-1881

North Shore Sunday. (Danvers, Mass.) 1977-Current

Danvers Probate Records

1635-1991 Massachusetts Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

1648-1840 Essex County Massachusetts Probate Records Ancestry

Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1635-1681 Ancestry

Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Records, 1638-1840 (index) Ancestry

Essex County, Massachusetts Probate Records, Supplement (index) Ancestry

The Probate records of Essex County, Massachusetts, 1635-1664 Internet Archive

The Probate records of Essex County, Massachusetts, 1665-1674 Internet Archive

Danvers School Records

Danvers High School yearbook, 1931 (Jun), 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Danvers High School yearbook, 1931 (Jun), 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Classmates

Danvers High School yearbooks, 1931, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Essex Agricultural & Tech High School yearbook, 1967 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Essex Agricultural & Technical Institute yearbooks, 1960, 1965, 1972, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Historical sketch of School District Number Thirteen, North Danvers : or as it is known abroad, Danvers Plains, or by its ancient name, Porter's Plains, to distinguish it from Shillaber's Plains, South Danvers Family History Library

Holten High School - Yearbook (Danvers, MA), 1931 E Yearbook

Holten High School yearbook, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 Classmates

Holten High School yearbook, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Holten High School yearbooks, 1931, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St John's Preparatory yearbooks, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St Johns Preparatory School - Spire Yearbook (Danvers, MA), 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960 E Yearbook

St Johns Preparatory yearbooks, 1957, 1960 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St. John's Preparatory School yearbooks, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1982, 1985, 1988 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

St. John's Preparatory yearbook, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

St. John's Preparatory yearbook, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1971, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1988, 2003 Classmates

Danvers Tax Records

Danvers Tax Valuations 1783 Massachusetts State Library

Danvers Tax Valuations, 1752-1773 Massachusetts State Library

Highway taxes, 1838-1846 Family History Library

Tax records 1766-1856, Danvers, Massachusetts Family History Library

War tax records, 1779-1782 Family History Library


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