Vital Records of Palmer, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850

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New-England historic genealogical society, at the charge of the Eddy town-record fund, 1905 - Palmer (Mass. : Town) - 242 pages
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Page 2 - 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 - Carver and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy. 2. In all...
Page 2 - ... 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 - Jr. — junior m. — married ; male ; month prob. — probably rec. — recorded s. — son Sr. — senior w. — wife ; week •wid. — widow widr. - — widower y. — year ist. — first. 2d. — second 3d. — third.
Page 3 - GS — gravestone record h. — husband inf. — infant int. — publishment of intention of marriage Jr. — junior m. — male ; married ; month PR — private record rec.
Page 2 - Scituate and Massachusetts are named in the original records, they are given in the printed copy.
Page 3 - ... to separate clauses found there — such as the birthplace of parents, in late marriage records. ABBREVIATIONS.
Page 97 - Mary of Rutland, and Samuel McClanathan, int. Sept. 8, 1769. Mary Ann of Warren, and Albert W. Lincoln, Nov. 17, 1841, [in] Warren.* Orpha of Western, and Clark McMaster, Apr.

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