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City Document — No. 4. 



REPORT 



CITY REGISTRAR 



BIRTHS, MARRIAGES & DEATHS 



CITY OF ROXBUEY, 



YEAR 1854. 




ROXBUEY: 

NORFOLK COUNTY JOURNAL PRESS. 

1855. 



CITY OF ROXBURY. 

In Board of Aldermen, February 5, 1855. 
Laid upon the table, and ordered to be printed. 

JOSEPH W. TUCKER, City Clerk, 



REPORT. 



To the Honorable Mayor and City Council : 

The following tabular statements in relation to the 
Registration of Births, Marriages, and Deaths, in the City 
of Roxbury, for the year 1854, is respectfully submitted. 
JOSEPH W. TUCKER, City Registrar. 
City Registrar's Office, Jan. 30, 1855. 



Births Registered in Roxbury in the Year 1854. 

Males, - 324 

Females, 303 

Both parents native born, - - - - 175 

Both parents foreigners, 400 

One parent native born, 51 

Unknown, - - 1 



Whole number, - - - - 62 7 
During the different months there were, for 

January. February. March. April. May. June. July. August. 

41 34 42 44 57 47 58 55 

September. October. November. December. 

60 52 60 77 



Marriages Registered in RoxMry in the Year 1854* 

American, both, - 72 

Foreign, both, - - - - - - - 221 

American one — foreign one, - - - - 22 

Unknown, ....... 1 

Whole number, - - - - 316 

During the different months, there have been for 

January. February. March. April. May. June. July. August. 

44 24 5 26 35 25 29 32 

September. October. November. December. 

23 23 36 14 



Diseases and Causes of Death in Roxbury, Mass., in 1854. 



Diseases. 



Accidents , 

Bowels, diseases of the. , 

Brain, diseases of the . . . 

Cancer 

Childbirth, diseases of. . , 

Cholera 

Cholera Infantum 

Consumption 

Croup 

Dropsy 

Dropsy in the head 

Dysentery 

Erysipelas 

Fevers, not classed 

Typhoid 

" Typhus, or Ship 
" Scarlet 

Fits 

Heart, diseases of the. . . 

Hooping Cough 

Infantile diseases 

Insanity 

Liver, diseases of the. . . 

Lungs, diseases of the. . . 

Measles 

Old Age 

Paralysis 

Scrofula 

Small Pox 

Stillborn 

Teething 

Various other causes.. . . 



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