The Original Lists of Persons of Quality, 1600 to 1700

$ 27.95

Author: John Camden Hotten; foreword by Robert Charles Anderson
Published: December 2012

Published more than 125 years ago, this important resource compiles documents listing seventeenth-century English immigrants to New England, the Chesapeake, and the Caribbean.It remains an invaluable resource for anyone with such ancestry.Includes a comprehensive index.

Compiled documents include:

  • Surviving records from the London Port Books
  • Lists from some of the English outports
  • Muster rolls from Virginia
  • Other items listing early settlers

 "Despite the passage of more than a century, and despite the publication of several more versions of some of these records in the intervening years, this volume by Hotten remains the best source for seventeenth-century passenger records, and should be preferred to all others."

 —foreword by Robert Charles Anderson, The Great Migration Study Project