The Harriman Family Association
FOUNDED IN 1987

An Association Of the Descendants of Leonard and John Harriman
Immigrants to Rowley, Mass., and New Haven, Conn. c. 1638

(including surname variations, such as: Herriman, Harryman)

Goals Of The Association

  • Researching the ancestry and descendants of Harriman, Herriman, Harryman and variations, including Y-DNA studies, and maintaining a Harriman genealogical database
  • The sharing and dissemination of family data
  • A regular newsletter
  • An Annual Reunion, with all Harriman descendants welcome
  • The on-going publication of The Harriman History, a multi-volume genealogy chronicling the migrations and generations of the descendants of Leonard and John Harriman

The newsletter page now allows member access to the current newsletter using your password supplied to you with your current newsletter. You will also find the pictures included in the newsletter on that page in full color.

Reunion - 2014

Mark your calendars for the annual

2014 Harriman Family Association Meeting and Reunion

When: September 6, 2014            Where: Rowley, Massachusetts

Our reunion was held in conjunction with the Rowley town celebration of its 375th anniversary.

Complete details are here

Pictures from the reunion

From Karen Wilcox From Vivian Gauss
From Paul Harriman From Sue Bixby

Harrimans in the Revolutionary War (from the three newsletters of 2011).


Harrimans in the War of 1812 (from the newsletters of 2012-2013).


Errata sheet for Feudalism to Freedom by Lois Ware Thurston


The New England Historic Genealogical Society has a searchable index to the NEHGS quarterly back issues and has graciously included a link to the HFA in its "Family Associations" page

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