Vital Records of Peru, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850

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New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1902 - Registers of births, etc - 112 pages
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Page 3 - ... 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 3 - ... under his or her name. 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 only when they occur in the original text, or to separate clauses found...
Page 1 - 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 3 - 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 4 - Gs — gravestone record h. — husband inf. — infant int. — publishment of intention of marriage Jr. — junior m. — male ; married ; month Ns — New Style oS — Old Style PR — private record rec.
Page 30 - John 3d, [twin] ch. John Jr. and Lydia, Feb. 26, 1803. John Lewis, ch. John Jr. and w., Apr. 8, 1816. Lydia, [twin] ch. John Jr. and Lydia, Feb. 26, 1803. Manerva Hepsabah, d. John Jr. and Lydia, Apr. 5, 1813. Mary, ch. Moses and Betsey, Nov. 30, 1803. Moses Jr., s. Moses and Betsey, Mar. 6, 1809. LITTLE, Anna, ch. Moses and Hannah, Dec. 16, 1774. Anna, ch. Capt.
Page 30 - ... 1791. Elijah, ch. Gershom and Mary, Mar. 27, 1779. Experience, ch. Nathan and Hannah, Feb. 14, 1787. Joshua S., s. Joshua and Sarah, Oct. 16, 1798. Otis, ch. Gershom and Mary, Feb. 25, 1781. Seth, ch. Nathan and Hannah, Dec. 9, 1784. LELAND (see Laland), Aaron, ch. Rev. John and Hephzibah, Oct.

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