Massachusetts Printed Vital Records record example

    Massachusetts Printed Vital Records

    Records: 77,917Complete: 100%

    Transcribed vital events recorded from town and church records, cemeteries, and private sources; arranged by birth, marriage, and death, and alphabetically by family surname within each section. Each town is published in a separate volume. These are not indexes, but actual records relied upon by historians, genealogists, and lineage societies for decades as an appropriate resource for documenting family and community histories in Massachusetts.

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    Publication Title
    Massachusetts Printed Vital Records
    Total Records
    77,917Complete: 100%
    Content Source
    Archive Publishing logoArchive Publishing
    Published on Fold3
    28 Aug 2008
    Last Updated
    12 Dec 2008
    Births, marriages, and deaths retrieved from various pre-1850 sources are published in these classic volumes known as the "Tan Books" for many Massachusetts' cities and towns.