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-L-request@rootsweb.com 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
- The ancestry of Abel Lunt 1729-1806 Newberry, MA
- Fifteen Generations of Americans 1620-1986 by Eben Dunham Wiswell, Jr.
- Twenty Six Great Migration Colonists to New England & their Origins by John Brooks Threlfall 1993
- The Great Migration Begins Immigrants to New England 1620-1633 Vol. II by Robert Charles Anderson
- Planters of the Commonwealth 1620-1640 by Charles Edward Banks 1930
- English Origins of New England Families First Series Vol. III
- English Origins of New England Families Second Series Vol. II from NEHGS (1985)
- Ship Passenger Lists, National & New England (1600-1825) by Carl Boyer 3rd 1977 pg 137
- Genealogical Dictionary of New England Settlers...who came before May, 1692, James Savage. Boston. 1861.
Genealogical Dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire, Noyes, Libby & Davis, 1928-1936
- Pioneers of Massachusetts (Boston, 1900), Charles Henry Pope
- Colonial Families in the United States, Vol. 1
- Colonial Families of the United States, Vol. 2
- Colonial Families of the United States, Vol. 4
- Colonial Families of the United States, Vol. 5
- Colonial Families of the United States, Vol. 6
- Colonial Families of the United States, Vol. 7
- American Marriage Records Before 1699

Rick D. Ingersoll

Copyright 1995 | Revised: 13 May 2007