Listed below are the books you may wish to consult in your Merrill research. Most are available in Acrobat format and searchable by clicking on the Acrobat PDF icon to the right. A few are only available in libraries and personal collections but worth mentioning here. These are listed alphabetically.
• The First Century of Dummer Academy by Nehemiah Cleaveland in 1865 (132 pages). A prominent family near Newbury with good information on several of the earliest family members.
• The Story of Byfield A New England Parish by John Lewis Ewell, D.D. in 1904 (458 pages). What started out as an article for a publication turned into the results of four years of research and the writing this book.
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