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From: Wendy James <>
Subject: [DEV] Parish Register Entries
Date: Sat, 03 Jan 2004 17:22:45 -0500
Some time in the early 1700's, Jan 1 was adopted as New year's day. Until
that time the new year began with the spring solstice.