ABBREVIATIONS
abt about | f father | unm unmarried
b born | hus husband | w wife
bp baptized | int intention of marriage | wid widow; widower
CC County Court returns | m married; months | y years
ch child | mo mother |    
d daughter; died; days | s son |    

CHURCH RECORDS
BCR Baptist Church
FCR First Church
SCR South Church

OTHER TOWNS' VITAL RECORDS
ATH Athol | DOR Dorchester | NEW Newton
BIL Billerica | FRA Framingham | REA Reading
BOST Boston | IPS Ipswich | ROX Roxbury
BOX Boxford | LAN Lancaster | SA Salem
CAM Cambridge | LEI Leicester | SAN Sandwich
CAN Canton | LEX Lexington | SCI Scituate
CHAS Charlestown | LN Lynn | STON Stoneham
CHEL Chelsea | LNF Lynnfield | SUD Sudbury
CHF Chelmsford | MAR Marblehead | TOP Topsfield
CON Concord | MED Medford | WAT Watertown
DED Dedham | NEE Needham | WOB Woburn

CEMETERY RECORDS
GS Gravestones in Malden
GSM Gravestones in Melrose

PRIVATE RECORDS
(Bibles, Family Records, Etc.)
FAM1 Lynde family records, a copy, probably from the Bible of John Lynde, found among the papers of the late Zera Estes.
FAM2 A statement of the family of Henry and Esther (Hasey) Green, written by Mrs. Green, who died at Stoneham, Feb. 26, 1747-8, aged 98. The paper is now in the possession of D.P. Corey
FAM3 Waite family records, a copy by the late William B. Shedd from the Bible of John and Ruth Waite
FAM4 Sprague family records, a copy by Mrs. Emeline M. Sprague from the Bible of John and Sally Sprague
FAM5 Dexter family records, communicated by George P. Dexter
FAM6 Information of the late John Smith Nichols
FAM7 Corey family recorrds, from the Bible of Solomon and Charlotte D. Corey
RPB Commonplace-Book of Richard Pratt [Privately printed, Lynn, 1902]


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