Register for Talk on Nickerson Dig May 27

Archaeologist Craig Chartier will give a free Zoom talk on the several seasons of the excavation of William and Anne’s c. 1664 homestead behind the NFA campus on Thurs., May 27 at 7 p.m. He will offer updates and insights into the 2016-2019 dig which has revealed William and Anne Nickerson’s homestead and its outbuildings …

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Reunion Postponed to September 2022

The Board of Directors of the Nickerson Family Association has voted to postpone our annual Togethering event until September of 2022 due to a concern for our members’ health during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. We are already planning an especially fun reunion on Sept. 9 through 12, 2022 when we can all be together again!

Reproduction of Silver Sixpence Found at Dig Now Available

            By D. Scott Nickerson, Past President, NFA  The Nickerson Family Association has traditionally understood that our Orleans Road property in North Chatham is at or very near to the actual homesite of our forefather ancestor William Nickerson, an immigrant arriving in the Massachusetts colony in 1637 from Norwich England. William Smith’s century old History of …

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Celebration on Fri., Sept. 13 at 2 p.m. marks end of 2019 Nickerson dig

Please join us this Friday at 2 p.m. for refreshments and a brief archaeological talk at the campus of the Nickerson Family Association, 1107 Orleans Road, North Chatham. Archaeologist Craig Chartier will offer updates and insights into the second and final season of the Nickerson dig which has revealed William and Anne Nickerson’s c. 1664 homestead and …

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