If you have any sources (for Ingersoll's) that you would like to see, let me know, give me what info you have and I will try to locate the source and text of it for you.
INGERSOLL - Ripley, Lieutenant Charles S. The Ingersolls of Hampshire. A Genealogical History of the Family from Their Settlement in America, in the Line of John Ingersoll, of Westfield, Massachusetts (1893). CS/71/I47/1893
INGERSOLL - McLean, Clara Chamberlain. Ingersoll. (1903). 15 p. CS/71/I47/1903
INGERSOLL - Greely, Major-General A. W. Richard Ingersoll of Salem, Massachusetts and Some of His Descendants. (Reprint from Historical Collections of the Essex Institute, vol.45). (1909). CS/71/I47/1909
INGERSOLL - Avery, Lillian D. A Genealogy of the Ingersoll Family in America, 1629-1925, Comprising Descendants of Richard Ingersoll of Salem, Massachusetts, John Ingersoll of Westfield, Massachusetts and John Ingersoll of Huntington, Long Island. (1926). CS/71/I47/1926
You can find these and other fine books at Higginson Book Co. and they can also be borrowed/loaned from the New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) Circulating Library
Thanks to the dedicated work of Melissa Ward, we now have an Ingersoll Mailing List. You can subscribe by sending a message to INGERSOLL-Lfirstname.lastname@example.org that contains the word SUBSCRIBE in the body of the message and nothing else. There is also an Ingersol(l/e)/Ingerson Family Genealogy Forum, at Surname Web.
Sources of Information
BARDSLEY, C.W. A DICTIONARY OF ENGLISH AND WELSH SURNAMES. With
Special American Instances. Reprint 1988
HARRISON, H.G. A SELECT BIBLIOGRAPHY OF ENGLISH GENEALOGY, with Brief Lists for Wales, Scotland & Ireland. 1937.
Ewen. History of Surnames of the British Isles. 1931.
Lower. Dictionary of Family Names. 1860.
Woulfe. Irish Names and Surnames. 1923.
Encyclopedia Americana. 1939.
Weekley. Surnames. 1927.
Some Ingersoll Research Sources:
Ingersoll "hits" & sources found at Ancestry.com
Articles about the Surname Ingersoll found on PERSI
- The Ingersoll Family in America 1629-1925 by Lillian D. Avery 1926
- Richard Ingersoll & some of his descendents by Maj. Gen AW Greely 1909
- The Ingersolls of Hampshire, John Ingersoll of Westfield MA, by C. S. Ripley. 107p. 1893.
- Ingersoll Family by Clara Chamberlain McLean
- NEHGS Vol. 6;
- NEHGS Vol. 9;
- NEHGS Vol. 90;
- NEHGS Vol. 151 Apr 1997 [English Origins of John Ingersoll of Westfield MA]
-Ships Passenger Lists, National & New England (1600-1825), Carl Boyes 3rd, 1977