A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

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Sun, 12 Sep '21
By birth
Mon, 9 Aug '21
Jill Biden ___ Jacobs
Wed, 23 Jun '21
French word between two names
Tue, 11 May '21
Born: Fr.
Sun, 2 May '21
French for "born"
Sun, 14 Mar '21
Word connecting two last names
Thu, 4 Mar '21
Michelle Obama ___ Robinson
Fri, 26 Feb '21
Jill Biden ___ Jacobs
Sun, 7 Feb '21
Formerly called
Tue, 12 Jan '21
Word in an alumnae directory, maybe