American Ancestors New England Historic Genealogical Society - Founded 1845 N.E. Historic Genealogical Society Seal View Your Shopping Cart Join NEHGS
Go


Vital Records of Burlington, Massachusetts to the Year 1850.


Compiled by Thomas W. Baldwin, A.B., S.B. Member of the New England Historic Genealogical Society.

Boston, Mass., 1915.

Number  of Births printed ..... 1,417
Marriages ...............287 X 2 - 574 names
Deaths    .........................493
                                              2,484 total

Boston: Wright & Potter Printing Company, 32 Derne Street.

Established February 28, 1799, from part of Woburn. January 20, 1800, part annexed to Lexington.

Population by Census: 1800 (U.S.),  534;
1810  (U.S.),  471;  1820  (U.S.),  508;
1830  (U.S.),  446;  1840  (U.S.),  510;
1850  (U.S.),  545;  1855  (State), 564;
1860  (U.S.),  606;  1865  (State), 594;
1870  (U.S.),  626;  1875  (State), 650;
1880  (U.S.),  711;  1885  (State), 604;
1890  (U.S.),  617;  1895  (State), 574;
1900  (U.S.),  593;  1905  (State), 588;
1910  (U.S.),  591.

EXPLANATIONS.
  1. When   places other than Burlington or Massachusetts are named in the original records they are given in the printed record.
  2. In all records the original spelling is followed.
  3. The various spellings of a name should, be examined, as items about the same family or individual may be found under different spellings.
  4. Marriages and intentions are printed under the names of both parties. When  a marriage appears without the intention recorded it is designated by an asterisk.
  5. Additional information which  does not appear  in the original text of an item, i.e., any explanation, query, inference or difference shown in other entries of the record, is bracketed.

ABBREVIATIONS.
a. - age: aged
abt. - about
b. - born
bp. - baptized
bur. - buried
ch. - child
C.R. - church record; Second Church of Christ in Woburn
d. - daughter: died: day
Dea. - Deacon
dec. - deceased
dup. - duplicate entry
G.R.1. - grave record, Precinct Burying Ground
G.R.2. - grave record, Chestnut Hill Cemetery
h. - husband: hours
inf. - infant
int. - publishment of intention of marriage
Jr. - junior
m. - month
md. - married
P.R.1. - from record of deaths in Second Parish of Woburn kept by Rev. J. Marrett, now  in possession of Mrs. N. L. S. Bennett of Burlington
P.R.2. - from records of J. P. Walker of Bangor, Maine
s. - son
Sr. - senior
unm. -  unmarried
w. - wife
wid. - widow
widr. - widower
y. - year

New England Historic Genealogical Society
99 - 101 Newbury Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
888-296-3447

© 2010 - 2014 New England Historic Genealogical Society