Greater Lowell Genealogy Club

Serving Lowell, Massachusetts and surrounding towns



Crime and Punishment in 19th Century Lowell with Walter Hickey, March 29, Pollard Memorial Library, Lowell, MA

GLGC Meeting, April 12, Pollard Memorial Library, Lowell, MA. Eileen Loucraft: Lowell Doughboys - How Lowell participated in and was affected by the Great War.

Chelmsford Genealogy Club Meetings, first Tuesday of the month, Chelmsford, MA

MSOG Merrimack Valley Chapter Meetings


American-Canadian Genealogical Society
Fall Classes
are starting Nov., 2nd., Manchester, NH

New England Family History Conference, March 29, 2014, Franklin, MA

Polish Genealogical Society of Massachusetts
25th Anniversary Polish and Eastern European Genealogy Roadshow

June 21, 2014, Chicopee, MA

Massachusetts Genealogical Council Annual Meeting and Seminar, July 26, 2014, Mansfield, MA

Celtic Connections Conference
Aug. 15 & 16,  2014, Waltham, MA

Ames Society 2014 Convention
October 4 & 5, 2014, Chicopee, MA

New England Regional Genealogical Consortium 2015, April 15 - 19 , 2015, Providence, RI


RootsTech, Feb. 6 - 8, 2014, Salt Lake City, Utah

Overseers of the Poor Collection (1880s - 1920s) Index - I

"The Overseers of the Poor office was responsible for dispersing aid to the poor of Lowell. This collection consists of 6000+ individual files of people who applied for aid, ranging from transportation money to burials of the poor. The family history information contained in these files is extensive and often chronicle the complete travel history of many who came to Lowell looking for work." -Lowell City Hall Archives

For more information, please contact the Lowell Historic Board, 375 Merrimack Street, 2nd Floor, Room 55, Lowell, MA 01852, 978-674-4144 (P)

Folder Last Name First Name DOB Birth Place Spouse
5938 Iles George 1850 England Ellen (Vincent)
4482 Inassio Joseph   1876 Portugal Single
2717 Inassio Manuel 1867 Portugal Single
5081 Ineson Annie (Gledhill) 1861 England Scholes
5306 Ingalls Fred 1873 Fitchburg, MA Not Listed
4850 Ingalls James   1869 New York Mary Ford
5238 Ingoldsby John 1860 Ireland Ellen McGarrihan
4868 Ingoldsby Nellie 4/1874 Ireland Single
5082 Innando Frank 1859 Italy Pauline
3062 Ireland John 1869 Ireland Mary Jane Murray
2449 Irvane Fannie 1868 Ireland Single
7068 Irwin Walter 1883 Boston, MA Single
1537 Isabell John 1871 Canada Emelie St. Jean
6241 Isabelle Adelard 1864 Canada Ursule Beauparlant
2035 Ivers Nellie 1867 Canada Single
4991 Ivory John 1842 Ireland Single