Hall, Charles S. Life And Letters of Samuel Holden Parsons Major General in the Continental Army and Chief Judge of the Southwestern Territory 1787-1789. Binghamton, NY: Otseningo Publishing Col, 1905.
Loring, George B. A Vindication of General Samuel Holden Parsons against the Charge of Treasonable Correspondence during the Revolutionary War. Salem, MA: Salem Press, 1888.
Memoirs and Papers
Parsons Family Papers, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, DC.