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Mailing Lists: Massachusetts

boston the city of Boston, Massachusetts.
essex-books (inactive) A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding published material relating to Essex County, Massachusetts and its families.
essex-roots (inactive) A read-only mailing list for the dissemination of the Essex-Roots Newsletter, a monthly newsletter dealing with Essex County, Massachusetts. Only the list owner can post to the list. If you have materials for inclusion in the newsletter (e.g., profiles of Essex County ancestors, URLs, historic information) please send them to Bob Bamford at bob@essexbooks.com. The active genealogy list for Essex County, Massachusetts, is MAESSEX described below.
genmassachusetts the State of Massachusetts.
htc-boston anyone researching their German roots in Boston, Massachusetts.
ma-1812-society (inactive) A mailing list for communications among members of the Society of the War of 1812 in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. If you are a member of the Society you can subscribe by sending a message to the List Administrator at ma-1812-society-admin@rootsweb.com providing your membership number and requesting that you be added to the list.
mabarnst A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Barnstable County (Cape Cod), Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Barnstable County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~mabarnst.
ma-bay-colony (inactive) Massachusetts Bay Colony from 1630-1700 (no later) which, other than Plymouth Colony, included the areas from Boston to Springfield, Massachusetts; southern Maine; coastal/southern New Hampshire; coastal Connecticut and the Connecticut River Valley in Massachusetts and Connnecticut; and Rhode Island. This list is a good place for those who know little of the early history of New England towns and can be used in conjunction with individual county lists.
ma-bay-province A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Massachusetts Bay Province which was created by the merging of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and the Plymouth Colony in 1691 and existed from 1691 to 1775.
maberksh Berkshire County), Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Berkshire County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~maberksh/.
ma-boston-sar A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Boston, Massachusetts, chapter of the Society of the Sons of the American Revolution and other information of interest to the Society's members.
mabristo Bristol County, Massachusetts.
ma-cemeteries A mailing list for anyone interested in locating, and preserving historical information about, Massachusetts cemeteries. We welcome queries and postings regarding location of graves, cemeteries which have been indexed both on the internet and in other written forms, cemetery research, and the care of tombstones.
ma-census-lookup A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.
machelsea the town of Chelsea, Massachusetts.
maclinton the town of Clinton, Massachusetts. Since most of the immigrants from Louisburgh, County Mayo, Ireland settled in Clinton, you might also want to subscribe to the IRL-LOUISBURGH mailing list.
madukes A mailing list for anyone with a historical or genealogical interest in Dukes County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Dukes County MAGenWeb page.
maessex A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Essex County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Essex County MAGenWeb page below:
mafrankl Franklin County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Franklin County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~mafrankl/
ma-freedmen A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in Massachusetts from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).
ma-ghosttowns A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the ghost towns of Massachusetts.
mahampde Hampden County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Hampden County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~mahampde/.
mahampsh Hampshire County, Massachusetts.
ma-hingham-book anyone interested in the families chronicled in the "History of the Town of Hingham, Massachusetts" that was published by the Town in 1893.
ma-indian-tribes A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through Massachusetts.
ma-mdx-acton A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Acton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
ma-mdx-westford Westford Massachusetts Genealogy List anyone with a connection to Families of the town
mame (inactive) the states of Massachusetts and Maine; both when they were "one", and after they were divided.
ma-mendon A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Mendon, Worcester County, Massachusetts
mamiddle Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Middlesex County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~mamiddle.
ma-mvpgp (inactive) the Portuguese immigrants who settled in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.
manantuc A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Nantucket County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Nantucket County MAGenWeb page below:
manorfol Norfolk county, Massachusetts.
ma-obits A mailing list for individuals and volunteers to request or submit obituary information - either modern or historic - for Massachusetts.
ma-old-news A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from Massachusetts newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:
maplymou A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Plymouth County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Plymouth County MAGenWeb page below:
ma-plymouth-cordage-hs A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the history, records and current happenings of the Plymouth (Massachusetts) Cordage Company Historical Society (Massachusetts). Additional information can be found on the Plymouth Cordage Historical Society website below:
ma-plymouth-wareham A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the town of Wareham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts.
masouthessex south Essex County, Massachusetts including the towns of Danvers, Peabody, Lynn, Salem, Middleton, Topsfield, Boxford, Beverly, and Lynnfield.
massachusetts-tttp (inactive) This is a mailing list for the discussion and sharing of historical and genealogical information among all who research
masuffol Suffolk County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Suffolk County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~masuffol.
ma-vitalrecords (inactive) A mailing list for communications among the supervisors of the Massachusetts Vital Records project. The list will also serve to inform researchers of town updates, completions, index updates and new indices and to allow them to request specific towns images, changes, etc. Additional information can be found on the Massachusetts Vital Records 1600-1849 Online web page below:
maworces Worcester County, Massachusetts. Interested individuals may want to check out the Worcester County MAGenWeb page at http://www.rootsweb.com/~maworces.
msog A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the meetings and activities of the Massachusetts Society of Genealogists as well as issues affecting the society. The list is open to both members and non-members of the society. Additional information can be found on the MSOG website below:
plymouth-colony A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Plymouth Colony which existed from 1620 to 1691 in several counties of present day New England.
salem-witch A genealogy and history mailing list for descendants of the people involved in the Salem Witchcraft Trials of 1692 -- the accusers and the accused, the afflicted and the executed, as well as the magistrates, clergy, jurors, and anyone affected by the proceedings. Additional information can be found on the Salem Witch web page below:
tewksbury_hospital (inactive) A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Tewksbury Hospital, Tewksbury State Hospital and Infirmary, and Tewksbury Almshouse (same place just different names) in Tewksbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts from May 1, 1854 to the present.