ABBREVIATIONS
a age | hrs hours | Sr senior
abt about | inf infant | UR Undertaker's Returns
b born | int publishment of intention of marriage | w wife; week
ch child | Jr junior | wid widow
chn children | m married; month | widr widower
Co county | min minutes | y year
d daughter; died; day | MR Middlesex County record (East Cambridge) | 1st first
Dea deacon | prob probably | 2d second
dup duplicate entry | rec recorded | 3d third
h husband | s son |    

CHURCH RECORDS
CR1 First Parish Unitarian
CR2 Second Church, Congregational
CR3 Mystic Church, Congregational
CR4 Grace Church, Episcopal

CEMETERY RECORDS
GR1 Salem Street Cemetery
GR2 Cross Street Cemetery. All graves moved to Oak Grove Cemetery, 1956-'58, to make way for I-93.

PRIVATE RECORDS
(Bibles, Family Records, Etc.)
PR1 From a diary kept bt Dea. Benjamin Willis, 1751-1764, now in possession of Miss Martha A. Cushing, of Medford
PR2 From a diary kept by Rev. David Osgood, 1776-1822, now in possession of the Medford Public Library, Medford
PR3 From the Cushing Book, 1785-1833, owned by Mrs. Mary Weston and Miss Martha A. Cushing, of Medford
PR4 From Bible of Simon Tufts, now in the possession of the Medford Historical Society, Medford
PR5 From Bible of Benjamin Hall Jr., now in possession of the Medford Historical Society, Medford
PR6 From Hall Bible, now in the possession of Daniel A. Gleason, of Medford
PR7 From Bible of Andrew Hall, now in the possession of Mrs. William Story Sargent, of West Medford
PR8 From Bible of Silas Wild, now in the possession of Miss Helen Tilden Wild, of Medford
PR9 From Bible of Isaac Sprague, now in the possession of William C. Sprague, of Medford
PR10 From Bible of Aaron Blanchard, now in possession of Miss Sarah J. Blanchard, of Medford
PR11 From Bible of Henry Withington, now in possession of Henry Withington, of Medford
PR12 From Bible of Nahum Mitchell, now in possession of Edward W. Mitchell, of Medford
PR13 From a letter of Converse Francis Jr. to Rev. Charles Brooks, now in the possession of the Medford Historical Society, Medford
PR14 From Bible of John Kind, now in the possession of Dudley Hall, of Medford
PR15 From Bible of James Tufts, now in the possession of Mrs. Susan T. Brooks, of Medford
PR16 From Bible of George W. Porter and a record of the Family of Dr. Jonathan Porter, now in the possession of Edward Turner Bigelow, of Medford
PR17 From Bible of Darius Waitt, now in the possession of J.O. Goodwin, of Medford
PR18 From Bible of Daniel Peaslee, owned by the heirs of Orchard Peaslee, of Medford
PR19 From Bible of Zacharias Shed, now in the possession of Mrs. Georgianna I. Turner, of Medford
PR20 From Bible of Artemas Heywood, now in the possession of Mrs. Lucy B. Conery, of Medford
PR21 From Bible of Henry Buxton, now in the possession of Mrs. Lucy B. Conery, of Medford
PR22 From Bible of Jonathan Brooks, now in the custody of Mrs. Sarah Warner Brooks, of Medford
PR23 From Bible of Rev. Charles Brooks, now in the custody of Mrs. Sarah Warner Brooks, of Medford
PR24 From Bibles of Dea. John Symmes, now in the possession of Miss Alice Frances Symmes, of Winchester
PR25 From Symmes Family Record, a manuscript now in the possession of Miss Alice Frances Symmes, of Winchester
PR26 From Bible of Marshall Symmes, now in the possession of Mrs. Oliver Locke Wellington, of Winchester
PR27 From Bible of John Albert Symmes, now in the possession of Miss Amelia Maria Symmes, of Winchester
PR28 From Bible of Elijah Smith, now in the possession of Miss Amelia Maria Symmes, of Winchester
PR29 From Bible of Gardner Fifield, now in the possession of James Francis Fifield, of Medford
PR30 From Bible of Edward Eells of Hanover, now in the possession of Miss Mary Smith Clark, of Medford
PR31 From Bible of Samuel Clark, now in the possession of Miss Mary Smith Clark, of Medford
PR32 From Bible of Elisha Livermore Tainter, now in the possession of Mrs. J.W. Smith, of Medford
PR33 From Bible of John Sparrell, now in the possession of Miss Emeline Augusta Sparrell, of Medford
PR34 From Bible of Nathan Wait, now owned by the children of Nathan W. Wait, of Medford
PR35 From Bible of Susan Smith Wait, now owned by the children of Nathan W. Wait, of Medford
PR36 From Bible of John Howe, now in the possession of Miss Elizabeth W. Howe, of Medford
PR37 From Bible of Abner S. Crooker, now owned by William J. Crooker, of Natick
PR38 From Bible of William Fernald, of Charlestown, containing a record of the Teel family now in the possession of Edward W. Teel, of Medford
PR39 From Bible of Henry Burridge, now in the possession of Mrs. Henry Burridge, of Medford
PR40 From a copy of the Reed Family Bible, now in the possession of the Medford Historical Society, Medford
PR41 From Bible of Pyam Cushing, now in the possession of Mrs. Phoebe Cushing, of Medford
PR42 From ledgers and day-books of Gov. John Brooks, M.D., 1787-1816, now owned by Daniel N. Howard, of Medford. Also a day-book, 1808-1809, now in the possession of Edward W. Mitchell, of Medford
PR43 From Bible of Benjamin Wellington, now in the possession of James Everett Wellington, of Medford
PR44 From an account book kept by Aaron Blanchard, 1827-1847, now in the possession of the Medford Historical Society, Medford
PR45 From statements made by Civil War Veterans or their families, now deposited in the Armory, Medford
PR46 From the diary kept by Chief-Justice Samuel Sewell, now in the possession of the Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston


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