Vital Records of Westford, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849

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Essex Institute, 1915 - Registers of births, etc - 325 pages
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Page 3 - 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...
Page 3 - Middlefield and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy.
Page 3 - These records are printed in a condensed form in which every essential particular has been preserved. All duplication of the town clerks' record has been eliminated, but differences in entry and other explanatory matter appear in brackets. Parentheses are used when they occur in the original record ; also to indicate the maiden name of a married woman.
Page 3 - EXPLANATIONS The following records of births, marriages and deaths include all entries to be found in the books of record kept by the town clerks ; in the church records ; in the returns made to the Middlesex Co.
Page 5 - Congregational Church records. ch. — child. chn. — children. Co. — county. d. — daughter; day; died. Dea. — deacon. dup. — duplicate entry.
Page 5 - Cemetery. h, — husband ; hour. inf. — infant. int. — intention of marriage. jr.
Page 225 - Joann, and James M. Read, int. Aug. 14, 1837. Joanna, and W[illia]m Chandlor, jr., int. Sept. 26, 1787. Joanna, and John F. Bannister, int. July 15, 1839. Joel, and Joanna Chandler, Jan. 7, 1810.* John, jr., and Abiel Butterfield, Feb. 3, 1736-7.* John, and Sally Wight [Wirght.
Page 225 - NH, int. Nov. 3, 1810. Louisa, and Levi Snow of New Ipswich, NH, Sept. 25, 1832.* Louisa, and Joseph Leland, Feb. 8, 1838.* Lucy, and Thomas Mead, int. Mar. 26, 1763. Lucy [Kent, int.], and Joel Hunter of Chelmsford, Aug. 10, 1809.* Lydia, and Jacob Wendal, jr., Mar.
Page 225 - Winn of Tewksbury, int. Mar. 10, 1810. Joshua, and Mary Spaulding, int. May 27, 1758. Joshua, jr., and Rebecca Wright, int. Aug. 31, 1781. Joshua Fletcher, and Betcy Fletcher of Ashburnham, int.
Page 225 - Isaiac [jr. int.], of Littleton, and Rebeca Fletcher, July 9, 1789.* Isaiah, and Lydia Procter, Feb. 12, 1799.* James M., and Joann Read, int. Aug. 14, 1837. Jane, and Josiah Boyden of Groton, Apr.

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