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How the Mighty Fall: And why Some Companies Never Give in
Jim Collins,James Charles Collins
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Aaron F Allen Anna Battelle Benjamin and Deborah Boston Burridge Caleb Calvin Calvin and Elizabeth Capt Caroline Charles Charlotte Chickering Clarissa Cleaveland Daniel and Mary Dedham Draper Eben[eze]r Elijah Eliza Eph[rai]m Ephraim and Rebekah farmer Fisher Francis g.r. John g.r. Lucy g.r. Mary George and Pamela Hannah Henry and Mary Hitty Intention not recorded Isaac and Betsey Jabez James Jesse and Lois John and Abigail Jonathan Josiah Jr July July 13 July 22 June June 13 June 24 Kezia Lealand Leonard Lewis Luther Lydia Mann Maria Martha Mary Ann Mason Medfield Medway Mehitable Moses Nabby Nancy Nath[anie]l Nathaniel and Esther Nathaniel h Natick Needham Newell Olive Orpah p.r.i. Mary p.r.i. Sarah Patty Polly Rachel Ralph Ralph Day Rebecca Reuben Richards Sarepta Sawin Sept Seth Sherburne Sherman Simeon Smith Stowe Thomas Timothy widr Wight Willard Wilson
Page 4 - 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. 5. Additional information which does not appear in the original text of an item, ie, any explanation, query, inference, or difference shown in other entries of the record, is bracketed. Parentheses are used...
Page 2 - November 6, 1901, as follows: Voted : That the sum of $20,000, from the bequest of the late Robert Henry Eddy, be set aside as a special fund to be called the Eddy Town-Record Fund, for the sole purpose of publishing the Vital Records of the towns of Massachusetts, and that the Council be authorized and instructed to make such arrangements as may be necessary for such publication.
Page 4 - Waltham and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy. 2. In all records the original spelling is followed. 3. The various spellings of a name should be examined, as items about the same family or individual might be found under different spellings. 4. Marriages and intentions of marriages are printed under the names of both parties, but the full information concerning each party is given only in the entry under his or her name.
Page 5 - GR — gravestone record h. — husband hrs, — hours inf. — infant int. — publishment of intention of marriage Jr. — junior m. — married ; month prob.
Page 4 - ... to signify that the maiden name is unknown. If it is not known whether the surname is that of a married or unmarried woman, ? m. is placed in brackets after the Christian name. 6. Marriages and intentions of marriages are printed under the names of both parties. When both the marriage and...
Page 4 - Hinsdale and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy. 2. In all records the original spelling is followed. 3. The various spellings of a name should be examined, as items about the same family or individual might be found under different spellings.
Page 2 - ... towns of Massachusetts, and that the Council be authorized and instructed to make such arrangements as may be necessary for such publication. And the treasurer is hereby instructed to honor such drafts as shall be authorized by the Council for this purpose. Committee on Publications. CB TlLLINGHAST, FRANCIS EVERETT BLAKE, CHARLES KNOWLES BOLTON, DON GLEASON HILL, EDMUND DANA BARBOUR.
Page 7 - Sr. — senior w. — wife; week wid. — widow widr. — widower y. — year ist. — first 2d. — second 3d. — third WALTHAM BIRTHS.
Page 5 - ... entries of the record, is bracketed. Parentheses are used only when they occur in the original text, or to separate clauses found there — such as the birth-place of parents, in late marriage records. ABBREVIATIONS. a. — age abt. — about b. — born ch. — child chn. — children Co. — county d. — daughter ; died ; day Dea. — deacon dup. — duplicate entry GR — gravestone record h.