Eighteenth-century records from Byfield Parish Church in Georgetown, Mass., have been digitized through New England's Hidden Histories, a project of the Congregational Library in Boston and the Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University. Photo courtesy Congregational LibraryPhoto courtesy Congregational Library

Eighteenth-century records from Byfield Parish Church in Georgetown, Mass., have been digitized through New England’s Hidden Histories, a project of the Congregational Library in Boston and the Jonathan Edwards Center at Yale University. Photo courtesy Congregational LibraryPhoto courtesy Congregational Library