Vital Records of Princeton, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 (Google eBook)

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F. P. Rice, 1902 - Princeton (Mass.) - 195 pages
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Page 4 - Dea. — deacon dup. — duplicate entry f. — female h. — husband inf. — infant int. — publishment of intention of marriage Jr. — junior m. — male ; married ; month PR — private record rec. — recorded j.
Page 3 - When both the marriage and intention of marriage are recorded, only the marriage record is printed ; and where a marriage appears without the intention recorded, it is designated with an asterisk.
Page 3 - Middlefield and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy.
Page 3 - Some additions have been made from other sources, and these are indicated in each instance by proper reference. All of the records are condensed in print as much as is consistent with intelligibility, accuracy, and completeness of information. Differences in duplicates, and explanatory or other matter which seemed necessary or desirable, appear in brackets. Marriages and intentions of marriage are printed under the names of both parties, but...
Page 3 - ... necessary or desirable, appear in brackets. Marriages and intentions of marriage are printed under the names of both parties, but the full information concerning each person is given only under his or her name. An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention was not found recorded, and in many cases this is accounted for by the fact that neither party belonged in Upton, and consequently publishment was made elsewhere.
Page 5 - Rutland, together with sundry farms and some publick lands contiguous thereto," as a district under the name of Prince Town, " to perpetuate the name and memory of the late Rev. Thomas Prince, colleague pastor of the Old South church in Boston, and a large proprietor of this tract of land." The district thus incorporated contained about nineteen thousand acres ; but on April 24, 1771, its 'inhabitants petitioned the General Court, that it, " with all the lands adjoining said District, not included...
Page 4 - PR — private record rec. — recorded s. — son Sr. — senior •w. — wife •wid. — widow widr. — widower y. — year 2d. — second The age given in the Deaths is in years unless otherwise indicated.
Page 156 - July — , 1841, a. 54. [wid. of David brought from Leominster and buried in Princeton, July 20, 1841, PR] Eliza-Gleason, w.

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