Rockport Genealogy (in Essex County, MA)

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NOTE: Additional records that apply to Rockport are also found through the Essex County and Massachusetts pages.


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Rockport 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 vital records: Rockport, 1840-1900 WorldCat

Massachusetts, Birth Records, 1840-1915 Ancestry

Rockport Births, Marriages and Deaths (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

Vital Records to 1849 Jane Devlin

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Rockport Cemetery Records

Ancient dead in Old Cape Ann graveyards : Old Yard, Bridge Street; Universalist Yard, Church Street; Unitarians Yard, Propect Street; Thompsons Yard, West Parish; Annisquam Yard, near Bradstreet school house; Annisquam Yard, back of Harvey Stables; Sandy Bay (Rockport), old yard Family History Library

Beech Grove Cemetery Find a Grave

Old First Parish Burying Ground Find a Grave

Old First Parish Burying Ground Billion Graves

Old Parish Burial Grounds survey Family History Library

Union Cemetery Find a Grave

Rockport Census Records

1855 Massachusetts State Census Ancestry

1855 and 1865 Massachusetts state censuses for Rockport Family History Library

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

Rockport Church Records

St. Joachim church records (included in Massachusetts Boston Archdiocese Roman Catholic Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Rockport City Directories

Gloucester (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library

Massachusetts City Directories (includes Rockport 1870-1, 1888, 1905, 1913, 1925, 1929-30, 1944, and 1955-7) Ancestry

Resident and business directory of Rockport, Mass. 1888-1889 Internet Archive

Rockport City Directories (1870-1970 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Rockport City Directories (1967, 1971) Boston Public Library

Rockport City Directory 1937 MyHeritage

Rockport City Directory 1951 MyHeritage

Rockport, MA 1902-1903, 1905, 1907, 1909, 1911, 1913, 1915, 1917, 1919-1920, 1922-1923, 1925-1930, 1932-1933, 1935-1936 City Directories Allen County Public Library

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

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

Rockport, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1941 (in U.S. City Directories collection) Ancestry

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

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

The Gloucester directory, and Rockport business directory, 1884-85 Internet Archive

The Gloucester directory, and Rockport business directory, 1899-1900 Internet Archive

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

Rockport 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

Massachusetts vital records: Rockport, 1840-1900 WorldCat

Rockport Births, Marriages and Deaths (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

Vital Records to 1849 Jane Devlin

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Rockport Histories and Genealogies

Alluring Rockport : an unspoiled New England town on Cape Ann Family History Library

Alluring Rockport : an unspoiled New England town on Cape Ann Genealogy Gophers

Gloucester's deserted village Family History Library

History of the town of Gloucester, Cape Ann : including the town of Rockport Ancestry

History of the town of Gloucester, Cape Ann : including the town of Rockport Family History Library

History of the town of Rockport : as comprised in the centennial address of Lemuel Gott, M.D.; extracts fr om the memoranda of Ebenezer Pool, Esq., and interesting items from othe r sources Family History Library

Town on Sandy Bay, a history of Rockport, Massachusetts Family History Library

Rockport 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

Rockport 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

Rockport Map Records

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

Gloucester and Rockport 1884 Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Gloucester and Rockport, 1884 Map (in U.S. Historic Land Ownership and Reference Atlases) Ancestry

Map of Pigeon Cove, Rockport, Essex County, Mass , 1886 Library of Congress

Map of Pigeon Cove, Rockport, Essex County, Mass., 1886 Library of Congress

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

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map from Rockport, Essex County, Massachusetts, Jul 1885 Library of Congress

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

Rockport 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 vital records: Rockport, 1840-1900 WorldCat

Massachusetts, Compiled Marriages, 1633-1850 Ancestry

Rockport Births, Marriages and Deaths (from Massachusetts Town Records collection) Ancestry

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

St. Joachim church records (included in Massachusetts Boston Archdiocese Roman Catholic Sacramental Records) Ancestry

Vital Records to 1849 Jane Devlin

Vital Records to 1850 Massachusetts Vital Records Project

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

Rockport Minority Records

The Swedish element on Cape Ann, 1880-1900 Family History Library

Rockport Miscellaneous Records

Rockport Town Reports (1845-2010 selected years) Massachusetts State Library

Rockport Newspapers and Obituaries

Rockport Gleaner (1872-1885) Boston Public Library

Rockport Quarry (1868) Boston Public Library

Rockport Review (1881-1918) Boston Public Library

Offline Newspapers for Rockport

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.

Rockport Gleaner. (Rockport, Mass.) 1872-1887

Rockport Review. (Rockport, Mass.) 1881-1918

Rockport 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

Rockport School Records

Rockport High School yearbook, 1964, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1973 (included in US Yearbooks collection) MyHeritage

Rockport High School yearbook, 1964, 1968, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1986 Classmates


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