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20 Aug 1642 birth of Daniel Merrill
Newbury Massachusetts Town Records, 1642 Births

The handwriting is so consistent that this is probably a copy.

Source: Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988 [database on-line, image 503].
Original data: Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts. Massachusetts Vital and Town Records.
Holbrook Research Institute (Jay and Delene Holbrook).