Manchester Genealogy (in Essex County, MA)

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Manchester Birth Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

Manchester Births, Marriages, Deaths, and Marriage Intentions (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

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

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts vital records : Manchester, 1624-1892 WorldCat

Massachusetts vital records: Manchester, 1642-1892 WorldCat

Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Genealogy Gophers

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Internet Archive

Vital records, 1879-2005 Family History Library

Manchester Cemetery Records

Genealogical history of the 1661 burial ground, Manchester, Massachusetts WorldCat

Old Burial Ground Find a Grave

Union Cemetery Find a Grave

Manchester Census Records

1855 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

1855 and 1865 Massachusetts state censuses for Lynnfield and Manchester Family History Library

1865 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

Census 1790 US Gen Web

Federal Census of 1940, Manchester, Massachusetts LDS Genealogy

Register of the towns of Manchester, Essex, Hamilton, and Wenham, Massachusetts, 1912 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

Manchester Church Records

Brief history, articles of faith, covenant, and living members of the Orthodox Congregational Church in Manchester Mass. Ancestry

Manchester, Mass. First Congregational Church Records (1717-1881) Congregational Library and Archives

Manchester City Directories

Beverly (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

City Directories, 1890 Census Substitute Ancestry

Danvers, Manchester, Marblehead, Essex, Peabody, Wenham, Beverly, Topsfield, 1877 (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

Gloucester (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

Manchester City Directories (1873-1967 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Manchester City Directories Containing a House Guide (1916-1969 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Manchester City Directory 1931 MyHeritage

Manchester City Directory 1959 MyHeritage

Manchester, MA 1902-1903, 1905, 1907, 1909, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1917 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Manchester, MA 1903-1904, 1910-1919, 1924, 1926, 1929, 1931, 1933 City Directories Allen County Public Library

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1869 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1880 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1884 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1886 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1888 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1889 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1890 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1895 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1897 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1898 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1899 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1906 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Manchester 1895, 1905, 1911, 1913, 1916, 1924, 1931, 1952, 1959, and 1963) Ancestry

The Merrimack River directory, Business directory Concord, Manchester, Nashua, Lowell, Lawrence, Haverhill, Amesbury and Salisbury, and Newburyport, 1872-1873 Internet Archive

The Merrimack River directory, Business directory Concord, Manchester, Nashua, Lowell, Lawrence, Haverhill, Amesbury and Salisbury, and Newburyport, 1872-1873 Internet Archive

Town Directory (includes Essex, Hamilton, Manchester, and Wenham) 1912 US Gen Web

Town Directory (includes Essex, Rockport, and Manchester) 1903 US Gen Web

Manchester Death Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Death Records Ancestry

1901-1980 Massachusetts Death Index Ancestry

Manchester Births, Marriages, Deaths, and Marriage Intentions (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

Massachusetts Death Index, 1970-2003 Ancestry

Massachusetts Vital Records Index 1841-1895 Fold3

Massachusetts vital records : Manchester, 1624-1892 WorldCat

Massachusetts vital records: Manchester, 1642-1892 WorldCat

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Genealogy Gophers

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Internet Archive

Vital records, 1879-2005 Family History Library

Manchester Histories and Genealogies

Brief History of Manchester US Gen Web

Dedication services of the Memorial Library and Grand Army Hall : at Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, October 13, 1887 Family History Library

Dedication services of the Memorial Library and Grand Army Hall : at Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts, October 13, 1887. Ancestry

Genealogical history of the 1661 burial ground, Manchester, Massachusetts WorldCat

History of the town of Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1645-1895 Family History Library

History of the town of Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1645-1895 Genealogy Gophers

Manchester Genealogical Registry (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Manchester by the sea Family History Library

Manchester 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

Manchester 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

Manchester Proprietors Records (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Manchester, Massachusetts town records, 1624-1915 Family History Library

Manchester, Massachusetts town records, 1653-1890 Family History Library

Massachusetts Land Records Secretary of the Commonwealth

Town records of Manchester (town and land records 1636-1786) Ancestry

Manchester Map Records

Atlas of Cape Ann, Gloucester, Rockport and Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, 1899 State Library of Massachusetts

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, Jul 1894 Library of Congress

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Manchester, Essex County, Massachusetts, Jun 1899 Library of Congress

Manchester Marriage Records

1620-1988 Massachusetts Town and Vital Records Ancestry

1841-1915 Massachusetts Marriages MyHeritage

1901-1955 and 1966-1970 Massachusetts Marriage Index Ancestry

Manchester Births, Marriages, Deaths, and Marriage Intentions (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

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 vital records : Manchester, 1624-1892 WorldCat

Massachusetts vital records: Manchester, 1642-1892 WorldCat

Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850 Ancestry

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Genealogy Gophers

Vital records of Manchester, Massachusetts, to the end of the year 1849 Internet Archive

Vital records, 1879-2005 Family History Library

Manchester Military Records

Manchester Military Records (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Manchester Miscellaneous Records

List of First Settlers US Gen Web

Manchester Town Records (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

Manchester Town Reports (1849-2010 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Town records of Manchester [Massachusetts] Family History Library

Town records of Manchester [Massachusetts], Vol. 1 Genealogy Gophers

Manchester Newspapers and Obituaries

Beetle and Wedge 1875-1877 Manchester Cricket

Beetle and Wedge 1875-1877 Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library

Cape Ann Advertiser 1878-1889 Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library

Manchester Cricket (1888-1918) Boston Public Library

Manchester Cricket (1927-2006) Boston Public Library

Manchester Cricket 1888-2009 Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library

Manchester Cricket 1888-2018 Manchester Cricket

Manchester Cricket and Essex Echo (1918-1927) Boston Public Library

Manchester Cricket and Essex Echo 1918-1927 Manchester Cricket

Manchester Cricket and Essex Echo 1918-1927 Manchester-by-the-Sea Public Library

The Beetle and Wedge (1875-1877) Boston Public Library

Offline Newspapers for Manchester

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.

Beetle and Wedge. (Manchester, Mass.) 1875-1878

Manchester Cricket and Essex Echo. (Manchester, Mass.) 1918-1927

Manchester Cricket. (Manchester, Mass.) 1888-1918

Manchester Cricket. (Manchester, Mass.) 1927-Current

Manchester 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

Manchester School Records

Manchester High School - Anchor Yearbook (Manchester, MA), 1957, 1959, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 E Yearbook

Manchester High School yearbook, 1930, 1953, 1978 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Manchester High School yearbook, 1930, 1953, 1978, 1982 Classmates

Manchester High School yearbook, 1957, 1959, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1973, 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, 2015 Internet Archive

Story High School - Yearbook (Manchester, MA), 1956 E Yearbook

Story High School yearbook, 1956 Classmates

Story High School yearbook, 1956 (included in US School Yearbooks) Ancestry

Story High School yearbook, 1956 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Manchester Tax Records

Manchester Tax Lists (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry


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