Vital Records of Lee, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850

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New-England historic genealogical society at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1903 - Lee (Mass. : Town) - 239 pages
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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 4 - ... 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 the full information concerning each person is given only under his or her name. An asterisk after a marriage indicates that the intention...
Page 4 - Salem and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy. Marriages and intentions of marriage are printed under the names of both parties.
Page 2 - HISTORIc GENEALOGIcAL SOcIETY, 6 November, 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. And the treasurer is hereby instructed to honor such drafts as shall be authorized...
Page 5 - Cambridge) frob. — probably rec. — recorded s. — son Sr. — senior w. — wife; week wid. — widow widr. — widower y. — year ist. — first 2d.
Page 5 - Gs — gravestone record h. — husband inf. — infant int. — publishment of intention of marriage Jr. — junior m. — male ; married ; month PR — private record rec.
Page 2 - 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. 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 5 - ... March prior to 1752 only when it so appears in the original, and instances of the modern form after 1725 are not uncommon. When places other than Upton and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy.
Page 59 - Fletcher, ch. John and Sarah, Apr. 6, 1803. Isaac, ch. John and Sarah, June 22, 1792. Sally, ch. John and Sarah, Jan. 2, 1799. Samuel, ch. John and Sarah, Feb. 3, 1814. Teressa, ch. John and Sarah, Feb. 26, 1805. HULETT (see Hulet), Achsah, ch.
Page 59 - Orren, ch. Sam[ue]l and Susanna, May 17, 1796. Rhoda, ch. Sylvanus and Mary, June 8, 1795. Sally, ch. Sylvanus and Mary, Oct. 29, 1787. Sally, ch. John and Sarah, Feb. 21, 1793.

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