Thursday, April 16, 2015
Treasure Chest Thursday - Post 258: 1757 Marriage Record of Ephraim Sawtell and Abigail Stone
It's Treasure Chest Thursday - time to look in my digital image files to see what treasures I can find for my family history and genealogy musings.
The treasure today is the 1757 marriage record of Ephraim Sawtell and Abigail Stone in Groton, Massachusetts:
The snippet of the Sawtell-Stone marriage;
The transcription of the record is:
"[December] 22d  Ephraim Sawtell & Abigail Stone boath of Groton"
The source citation for this record is:
Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com), "Groton, Births, Marriages and Deaths," no page number, image 106 of 990, Ephraim Sawtell and Abigail Stone marriage entry.
The published Groton Vital Records book has the same information:
The source citation for this entry is:
Vital Records of Groton, Massachusetts to the End of the Year 1849 (Salem, Mass. : The Essex Institute, 1926-1927), Two volumes, Marriages, page 165, Abigail Stone and Ephraim Sawtell entry.
Ephraim and Abigail (Stone) Sawtell are my 5th great-grandparents, and the parents of Josiah Sawtell (1768-1847), who married Hannah Smith (1768-1827) and nine other children.
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