Jamaica Plain Genealogy (in Suffolk County, MA)

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Birth Records Cemetery Records Census Records Church Records City Directories Death Records Histories and Genealogies Immigration Records Land Records Marriage Records Newspapers and Obituaries Probate Records School Records

Jamaica Plain Birth Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

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

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Jamaica Plain Cemetery Records

First Church in Jamaica Plain Cemetery Find a Grave

Forest Hills Cemetery and Crematory Find a Grave

Tollgate Cemetery Find a Grave

Jamaica Plain Census Records

1855 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

1865 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 Ancestry

U.S. Federal Census 1790-1940 MyHeritage

United States Federal Census, 1790-1940 Family Search

Jamaica Plain Church Records

Brief history of the Jamaica-Plain Baptist Church, of West Roxbury : with the declaration of faith, the church covenant, and a list of the members, 1871 Internet Archive

Jamaica Plaines First Methodist Church Records (in New England Select United Methodist Church Records collection) Ancestry

St Pauls Methodist Church Records (in New England Select United Methodist Church Records collection) Ancestry

Jamaica Plain City Directories

Brookline (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1935 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1939 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1942 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1943 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1953 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain City Directory 1954 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain Directories (1868,1869,1871,1873,1874) Massachusetts State Library

Jamaica Plain and West Roxbury City Directory 1872 MyHeritage

Jamaica Plain, MA 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935 City Directories Allen County Public Library

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1956 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1956 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1957 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1958 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1958 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1959 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1960 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1960 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1961 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1961 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1962 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1962 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1963 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1963 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1964 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1964 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1965 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1966 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1967 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1967 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1968 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1968 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1969 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1970 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1970 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1971 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1972 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1972 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1973 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1974-75 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury, 1974-5 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury, 1959 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1858 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1955 Internet Archive

The Boston directory : including . . . Allston, Brighton, Charlestown, Dorchester, East Boston, Hyde Park, Jamaica Plain, Readville, Roslindale, Roxbury, South Boston, West Roxbury 1955 Internet Archive

Jamaica Plain Death Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Death Records Ancestry

1901-1980 Massachusetts Death Index Ancestry

Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Jamaica Plain Histories and Genealogies

Leading business men of Back Bay, South End, Boston Highlands, Jamaica Plain and Dorchester (printed 1888) Ancestry

Jamaica Plain Immigration Records

Boston, Massachusetts Passenger Lists, 1891-1943 MyHeritage

Boston, Massachusetts, Passenger Lists, 1820-1891 MyHeritage

Massachusetts, Passenger and Crew Lists, 1820-1963 Ancestry

Naturalization applications and papers, 1885-1906, Suffolk County, Massachusetts Family History Library

Primary and final declarations of intention and naturalizations, 1864- 1888 and card index 1856-1884 Family History Library

Searching for Missing Friends: Irish Immigrant Advertisements Placed in The Boston Pilot," 1831-1920 Ancestry

Jamaica Plain Land Records

Early recorders and registers of deeds for the county of Suffolk, Massachusetts : 1639-1735 Ancestry

Massachusetts Land Records Secretary of the Commonwealth

Records of deeds, 1639-1885; indexes to deeds, 1639-1920 Family History Library

Registers of deeds for the county of Suffolk, Massachusetts, 1735-1900 Family History Library

Jamaica Plain Marriage Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Marriages MyHeritage

1901-1955 and 1966-1970 Massachusetts Marriage Index Ancestry

Massachusetts Marriage Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Massachusetts Marriages, 1633-1850 (many towns) Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850 Ancestry

Jamaica Plain Newspapers and Obituaries

Jamaica Plain Citizen (1939-1958) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain Citizen (Jan 5, 1939- Dec 30, 1958; Jan 8, 1976+) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain Citizen/roxbury Citizen (1976-1974) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain Gazette (1991) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain Gazette 10/06/2006 to Current Genealogy Bank

Jamaica Plain News (1899-1912) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain News (Feb 4, 1899- Dec 29, 1900; Jan 3, 1903- Dec 28, 1912) Boston Public Library

Jamaica Plain Press (1939-1940) Boston Public Library

Mission Hill Gazette 01/16/2009 to Current Genealogy Bank

Offline Newspapers for Jamaica Plain

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.

West Roxbury Gazette. (Jamaica Plain [Boston], Mass.) 1873-1876

Jamaica Plain Probate Records

1635-1991 Massachusetts Wills and Probate Records Ancestry

Registers of probate for the county of Suffolk, Massachusetts : 1639-1799 Ancestry

Jamaica Plain School Records

Clarion : [Jamaica Plain High School yearbook], 1971 Internet Archive

Copy of the bound manuscript, Curtis family, ca.1668-ca.1858 Family History Library

Dimensions : [Jamaica Plain High School yearbook] 1967 Internet Archive

English High School yearbook, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 Internet Archive

Jamaica Plain High School yearbook , 1941, 1947, 1949, 1958, 1963, 1969, 1977, 1989, Internet Archive

Jamaica Plain High School yearbooks, 1940, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1947, 1958, 1977, 1987, 1989 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Minutes of the Jamaica Plain Friendly Society, 1889-1901 Internet Archive

Potentia : [Jamaica Plain High School yearbook] 1964 Internet Archive

St Thomas Aquinas High School - Senior Album Yearbook (Jamaica Plain, MA), 1970 E Yearbook

St. Thomas Aquinas High School senior album 1970 Internet Archive

The ivy : [Jamaica Plain High School yearbook] 1962 Internet Archive


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