Vital Records of Waltham, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850

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New-England historic genealogical society, at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1904 - Massachusetts - 298 pages
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Page 4 - Marriages and intentions of marriages are printed under the names of both parties. 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 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 - 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 - 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 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 5 - Jr. — junior m. — married ; month prob. — probably rec. — recorded Sr. — senior w. — wife ; week wid. — widow widr. — widower y. — year 1st. — first 2d. — second 3d. — third s.
Page 5 - ... 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 there — such as the birth-place of parents, in late marriage records. ABBREVIATIONS. a. — age b. — born ch. — child chn. — children Co. — county d. — daughter; died; day Dea. — deacon dup. — duplicate entry f.
Page 248 - Church of Christ in Rehoboth Removed Thence to y' Pastoral Charge of a church in Watertown Whare He Faithfully Managed that Trust Till His Translation to y Temple Above,
Page 3 - April 1 6, 1849, a Part f Newton was annexed to Waltham. The town of Waltham was incorporated as a city in 1884.

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