The Harriman Family Association

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 - 2015

Mark your calendars for the annual

2015 Harriman Family Association Meeting and Reunion

When: September 12, 2015            Where: First Parish Waltham, 50 Church St.
Waltham, Massachusetts

The Harriman Family Association 2015 Reunion will be held on Saturday, September 12, 2015 at First Parish Waltham, a Unitarian-Universalist Church, 50 Church St, Waltham, Massachusetts. Waltham, a City Suburb of Boston, has an excellent history from its early Colonial days as a farming community to the birth of the Industrial Revolution in the early 1800's to Silicon Valley East of the 1960ís. Our meetings are always a wonderful op-portunity for us to gather together for us to share our common roots and vast experiences. There should be plenty of time for business and for getting acquainted.

Complete details are here

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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