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This report is extracted from the 1000 Section (Confirmed Newspaper Indexes) of the 1979-1980 Edition of LATHROP REPORT ON NEWSPAPER INDEXES: An illustrated guide to published and unpublished newspaper indexes in the United States and Canada.   Either a compiler, publisher or repository had confirmed the existance of this index and supplied information for the report. See the INTRODUCTION for the methodology used in compiling the LATHROP REPORT.

REPORT NO:  1240A Previous Report (1239A)  |  Next Report (1240B)
INDEX NAME:  Marriage notices appearing in Troy newspapers 1797-1860.
  • TROY BUDGET Troy NY 1797-1860
  • TROY GAZETTE Troy NY 1797-1860
  • TROY SENTINEL Troy NY 1797-1860
  • TROY TIMES Troy NY 1797-1860
  • TROY WHIG Troy NY 1797-1860
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Troy NY 12180
Telephone: (518) 274-7071
AVAILABILITY:  One copy of this book form index is available for public use in the Troy Public Library.
SCOPE OF INDEX:  Limited to marriage notices. The entry under the surname of the groom gives the fullest information available. Under the surname of the bride, only sufficient information is given to locate the main entry (name of groom).
FORMAT OF INDEX:  A book form index typewritten on 8½x11 inch pages. The index is arranged in alphabetical order according to the name of the bride and groom. Entries under the name of the groom are considered the main entry. They consist of the name of groom, address, code for marriage (m), name of bride, address of bride, date of marriage, name of newspaper, date of issue (month, day, year) page, and column. If no addresses are give, it may indicate that both parties to the marriage were residents of Troy NY. It may also mean that the place of residence was not mentioned.
SIZE OF INDEX:  A 2 volume index.
Herbert O. Brayer. "Preliminary guide to indexed newspapers in the United States, 1850-1900". Mississippi Valley Historical Review, v.33, #2, Sept. 2, 1946.
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