1 "The Families McClaughry" by Rev. Lyle Mac Laury. Published by Heart of the Lakes Publishing, Interlaken, New York, 1986. Also,
"Genealogy of the Mc Claughry Family" by C.C. Mc Claughry. Published privately, Anamosa, Iowa, 1913.
*****I've had the good fortune to come into contact with the author's family of the 1986 book and they have copies for sale. Please email me if you are interested.
2 "History of Washington County, NY. The Gibson Papers, Old Families, Graves and Graveyards of Washington Co." Compiled by William H. Hill. Published by The Washington Co. Historical Society, 1955.
3The source of this letter is unknown. My sister (the family genealogist) received a typed copy of it that had passed through several relatives hands. We are currently trying to track down originals (or photocopies of the originals) if they still exist.
5 "Cape Cod Ahoy" by Arthur Wilson Tarbell. Published by Little Brown & Co., Boston, Mass, 1934.
6 "The Surnames of Ireland", by Edward MacLysaght. 1973.
7The USGENWEB Delaware County, NY website. One of the best genealogy pages I've found. Stocked full with online material of the early settler's of Delaware County.
8The USGENWEB Washington County, NY website. Another of "one of the best genealogy pages I've found" pages.