Vital Records of Dunstable, Massachusetts: To the End of the Year 1849

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Essex institute, 1913 - Dunstable (Mass. : Town) - 238 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 - 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 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 5 - Cemetery. h, — husband ; hour. inf. — infant. int. — intention of marriage. jr.
Page 4 - Litchfield (NH). June 8,* 1747 part of Groton annexed. June 8,* 1747 part of Nottingham annexed. Jan. 6,* 1752 part annexed to Groton. June 7, 1753 part of Groton annexed. June 14, 1754 part of Nottingham annexed. April 24, 1755 part of Chelmsford annexed. June 22, 1789 part established as the district of Tyngsborough.
Page 5 - ABBREVIATIONS a. — age. abt. — about. b. — bom. bef. — before. bet. — between. bp. — baptized. bur. — buried. cs — Congregational Church records. ch.— child. chn. — children. Co. — county.

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