The Severance Genealogy - David C. Dewsnap. Descendants of John Severance of Salisbury MA. Combines all the available Severance genealogical material, including vital records, census reports, church records and local histories, with input from family manuscripts and Bible records, into a concise, easy-to-use family history. Includes new information regarding Severance involvement in the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, the Civil War, and the movement to the west coast during the gold rush days. (1995), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 522 pp.