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Sources – Citations and Abbreviations

 

 

BC

Birth Certificate.  Citation will include the jurisdiction and certificate #.  [eg.  (VT State BC #5432)]

BI

State Birth Index.  Citation will include the state abbreviation.  [eg.  (BI CA)]

BP

Burial Permit.  Citation will include the jurisdiction and certificate #.  [eg.  (BP Wallingford, VT #123)]

BR

Bible Record.

CemR

Cemetery Records.  Citation will include page #, and if applicable, entry #.  [eg.  (CemR 35:23)]

ChR

Church Record.  Citation will include volume and/or page #.  [eg.  (ChR 2:53)]  When not apparent, the citation will list the specific church.  [eg.  (Franklin Cong. ChR 2:53)]

Co. VR

County-wide Vital Records.  Unless otherwise mentioned, refers to the vital records from the county in which the event occurred.  The citation will include book/volume #, page #, and (if applicable) entry #.  [eg.  (Co. VR 1:21:33)]

CR

Census Record.  Citation will include state, year and township. [eg.  (CR VT1850 Wallingford)]

DARLB

Daughter’s of the American Revolution Lineage Book.  Citation will include volume # and page #.  [eg.  (DARLB 33:112)]

DARPI

Daughter’s of the American Revolution Patriot Index.  Citation will include volume # and page #.  [eg.  (DARPI I:23)]

DC

Death Certificate.  Citation will include the jurisdiction and certificate #.  [eg.  (VT State DC #5432)]

DI

State Death Index.  Citation will include the state abbreviation.  [eg.  (DI CA)]

GI

Gravestone Inscription.

LR

Land Record (deed, mortgage, etc.)  Citation will include volume # and page #.  [eg.  (LR 4:33)]

MA

Marriage Announcement.  Citation will include the publication and date of issue.  [eg.  (MA Rutland Weekly Herald  1/15/1877)]

MC

Marriage Certificate.  Citation will include the jurisdiction and certificate #.  [eg.  (VT State MC #5432)]

MI

State Marriage Index.  Citation will include the state abbreviation.  [eg.  (MI CA)]

MPF

Military Pension File.  Citation will include the war and pension file #.  [eg.  (MPF Revolution #W5678)]

OB

Obituary or Funeral Notice.  Citation will include the publication and date of issue.  [eg.  (OB Rutland Weekly Herald  1/15/1877)]

SSDI

Social Security Death Index.

VR

Vital Records.  Unless otherwise mentioned, refers to the vital records from the town or municipality in which the event occurred.  The citation will include book/volume #, page #, and (if applicable) entry #. [eg.  (VR 1:21:33)]

VRp

Published Vital Records.  Citation will include volume # and page #.  [eg.  (VRp I:33)]  See below for specific bibliographical information.

WWI DRC

World War I Draft Registration Card.

 

 

FG

Family Genealogy, Record or Account.

 

 

FG1

Welch, Ida Ferry; Edmund and Martha Needham Edgerton; Albert and Mildred Johnson Anderson; Clement and Estella Johnson Giana (comp.); Edgerton Family Genealogy, Sept. 1964; on file at Wallingford, VT Town Hall.

 

 

FG2

Dumas, David W.; Joseph Edgerton of Norwich, Connecticut and his Descendants, East Greenwich, Rhode Island, 1982; on microfiche at Salt Lake City FHL.

 

 

FG3

Dunwiddie, Ina Edgerton, Edgerton Family History, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, 1952; on microfilm at Salt Lake City FHL.

 

 

FG4

Anon.; Edgerton, 22-page genealogy, on file at Wallingford, VT Town Hall.

 

 

FG5

Jacobus, Donald Lines; “Edgerton Family of Simsbury”, (The American Genealogist, January 1965, Vol. 41, no. 1, pgs. 227-230).

 

 

FG6

Porter, Francis A.; “Some Descendants of Jonathan Edgerton”, (The American Genealogist, January 1968, Vol. 44, no. 1, pgs. 119-125).

 

 

FG7

Rumsey, Jean; “Asenath Edgerton’s Letter”, (The American Genealogist, January 1966, Vol. 42, no. 1, pgs. 13-15).

 

 

FG8

Lister, Eugene Clark; Edgerton-Flint Ancestral Lines, Muscatine, Iowa, Oct. 1987; on microfiche at Salt Lake City FHL.

 

 

FG9

Edgerton Family Bible Records; Campus Martius Collection, Vol. I, no. 40; Marietta, Ohio; on microfiche at Salt Lake City FHL.

 

 

FG10

Garner, Jessie Edgerton; Edgerton Tales and Details 1836 – 1986, Hanover, Illinois, 1986; hard copy provided by Jill Edgerton (Salmon, ID).

 

 

FG11

Adam, Sally Jean; Edgerton Family History, Beaver Dam, Wisconsin; on microfilm at Salt Lake City FHL.

       

 

 


 

Published Vital Records (VRp) – Bibliographical information

 

 

Arlington, VT

Vital Statistics of Arlington, Vermont; George A. Russell, M.D. (comp.); Arlington, Vermont; 1937.

 

 

Boxford, MA

Vital Records of Boxford, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1849; Topsfield Historical Society: Topsfield, Massachusetts; 1905.

 

 

Charlemont, MA

Vital Records of Charlemont, Mass. to the Year 1850; NEHGS; Boston, Mass., 1917.

 

 

Coventry, CT

Dimock, Susan Whitney (ed.); Births, Baptisms, Marriages and Death in Coventry, Connecticut; The Baker and Taylor Co.; New York, 1897.

 

 

Danvers, MA

Vital Records of Danvers, Mass. to the end of the year 1849; The Essex Institute; Salem, Mass., 1909.

 

 

East Granby, CT

Bates, Albert Carlos; Sundry Vital Records of and pertaining to the present town of East Granby, Connecticut 1737 – 1886; Hartford; 1947.

 

 

Heath, MA

Vital Records of Heath, Mass. to the Year 1850; NEHGS; Boston, Mass., 1915.

 

 

Mansfield, CT

Dimock, Susan Whitney (ed.); Births, Baptisms, Marriages and Death from the records of the Town and Churchs in Mansfield, Connecticut; The Baker and Taylor Co.; New York, 1898.

 

 

Norwich, CT

 

Vital Records of Norwich 1659-1848; Vital Records of Connecticut, Series I, Towns II; Hartford Society of Colonial Wars; 1913.