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Vital Records of Becket, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850 (Classic Reprint)
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Abel Abijah Almira Amanda Amaziah Amos Anna Asa and Abigail Azubah Baird Barns Betsey Beulah Blandford Broga Caroline Catharine Chaffee Chester Clarissa Clark Comfort and Elisabeth Conn David Deidamia DWolf Ebenezer and Mehitable Eliada and Fanny Elijah Elisha Eliza Emeline Ephraim Eunice Harris Henry Higley Horrace Huldah int adds int Apr int Aug int Dec int Elisabeth int Feb int Jan int July int June int Mar int Nov int Oct int omits int Sept Isaac Isaiah Jr Jabin James Jerusha Jesse John and Orpha John Jr Jonas Jonathan Joseph Josiah July 14 July 28 June 12 June 29 Kingsley Laura Loudon Lucinda Lucy Lydia Maria Martin and Bethena Mary Messenger Middlefield Millard Milton Nathan Oliver and Jerusha Otis Polly Putnam Rachel Rebecca Rebekah Rhoda Rudd Ruth Sally Samuel Sept 16 Silas Snow Stephen Stephen Wadsworth Streator Susanna Thompson and Esther Timothy Tyringham Wadsworth widr William
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 - 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 - That the sum of $20000 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 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 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 5 - ... 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 abt. — about d.
Page 3 - February 3, 1798, certain common lands lying between Becket, Blandford, Chester, and Loudon were annexed to Becket. March i, 1810, a part of Loudon was annexed to Becket.