Batchelder, Batcheller Genealogy: Descendants of Rev. Stephen Bachiler, of England, A Leading Non-Conformist who Settled the Town of New Hampton, New Hampshire, and Joseph, Henry, Joshua and John Batcheller of Essex County, Massachusetts - Frederick Clifton Pierce. This relatively common New England surname is spelled in some forty-four different ways; all variations are included in this male line genealogy which outlines several hundred years (16th to 19th centuries) of Batchellers. The volume's first half traces descent from Rev. Stephen Bachiler (b.1561) of Hampton, New Hampshire, while its second half covers descent from four brothers who settled in Essex County, Massachusetts. There is also material on the family in England, coats-of-arms, lists of soldiers, numerous illustrations (mainly portraits of family members), etc. (1898, 1992), 2011, 5½x8½, paper, index, 628 pp.