Massachusetts Vital Records (Boston) record example

Massachusetts Vital Records (Boston)

Records: 124,243 · Complete: 100%

Handwritten records of births, marriages, and deaths in Boston, Massachusetts. Find records before 1849 by browsing through specific volumes by event and date. After 1849, locate a name in the index volumes at the beginning of each category, then search for the referenced page. Most of the records continue to a second page with more information including relationships, residences, and professions.

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"Massachusetts Vital Records, 1620-1915" database with images Fold3 ( accessed September 17, 2021)

Publication Title
Massachusetts Vital Records (Boston)
Total Records
124,243 · Complete: 100%
Content Source
Archive Publishing logoArchive Publishing
Published on Fold3
20 Dec 2010
Last Updated
11 Jan 2011
Boston Vital Records, 1630-1849; Boston Births, 1849-95; Boston Deaths, 1849-90; and Out-of-Town Marriages, 1858-95.