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Subject: Re: [Bklyn] EASTERN DISTRICT
Date: Sat, 28 Sep 2002 21:26:25 EDT
Please respond to the list. I'd be interested in knowing also. An educated
guess would take it to mean the Eastern most portion of Brooklyn but did it
run the entire length (North South). Does anyone know the boundaries?
In a message dated 9/28/2002 7:21:29 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> Subj:[Bklyn] EASTERN DISTRICT
> Date:9/28/2002 7:21:29 PM Eastern Standard Time
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> To:<A HREF="mailto:"></A>
> Sent from the Internet
> I have a page out of a Brooklyn Directory- I believe it is 1862-4.
> Some of the entries have an E in front of them, and the notation that I
> made at the time I copied it says E= Eastern District.
> I have recently received information that my great grandmother was born
> in "Eastern District" in 1855.
> Can someone tell me what is the Eastern District?
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