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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] > [[Middlesex County, Massachusetts|Middlesex County]] > Acton''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Massachusetts]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Middlesex County, Massachusetts|Middlesex County]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Acton''' <br>
  
== [http://www.acton-ma.gov/ Town Hall] ==
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472 Main St<br>Acton, MA 01720<br>
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=== Brief History  ===
  
== Quick History  ==
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acton,_Massachusetts Wikipedia]  
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=== [http://www.acton-ma.gov/ Town Hall] ===
  
'''3&nbsp; July 1735:''' Established as a town, from part of Concord.
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472 Main St<br>Acton, MA 01720<br>
  
'''Archiac names of the municipality:''' Iron Work Farm, New Grant, Concord Village, Willard's Farms.
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=== Quick Facts  ===
  
'''Section/Village names:''' Acton Center, East Acton, Ellsworth (extinct), North Acton, South Acton, West Acton
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{{Wikipedia|Acton,_Massachusetts}}
  
=== Boundary Changes ===
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'''3 July 1735:''' Established as a town, from part of Concord.
  
11 December 1747: Boundaries between Acton and Concord established.
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'''Archiac names of the municipality:''' Iron Work Farm, New Grant, Concord Village, Willard's Farms.  
  
28 April 1780: Part included in the district of Carlisle.
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'''Section/Village names:''' Acton Center, East Acton, Ellsworth (extinct), North Acton, South Acton, West Acton
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=== Boundary Changes  ===
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'''11 December 1747:''' Boundaries between Acton and [[Concord, Massachusetts|Concord]] established.
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'''28 April 1780:''' Part included in the district of Carlisle.  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
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Cemetery Department<br>472 Main Street<br>Acton, MA 02120
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===== Mount Hope  =====
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166 Central Street<br>West Acton<br>Records at Woodlawn Cemetery office
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#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=91254&CScnty=1181&CSsr=181& Findagrave.com]
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===== North Acton aka North Part  =====
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Carlisle Road<br>Records at Woodlawn Cemetery office
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#Findagrave.com
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===== Woodlawn  =====
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104 Concord Road
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#[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=64401 Findagrave.com]
  
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'''Adjacent towns: ''Middlesex Co.: '' [[Boxborough, Massachusetts|Boxborough]] | [[Carlisle, Massachusetts|Carlisle]] | [[Concord, Massachusetts|Concord]] | [[Littleton, Massachusetts|Littleton]] | [[Maynard, Massachusetts|Maynard]] | [[Stow, Massachusetts|Stow]] | [[Sudbury, Massachusetts|Sudbury]] | [[Westford, Massachusetts|Westford]]'''
  
==== Church History and Records  ====
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[[Category:Middlesex_County,_Massachusetts]]
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[[Category:Middlesex_County,_Massachusetts]] [[Category:Towns_in_Massachusetts]]

Revision as of 23:39, 13 December 2012

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Modern town borders of Acton in Middlesex County, Massachusetts.


Contents

Brief History

Town Hall

472 Main St
Acton, MA 01720

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Acton,_Massachusetts

3 July 1735: Established as a town, from part of Concord.

Archiac names of the municipality: Iron Work Farm, New Grant, Concord Village, Willard's Farms.

Section/Village names: Acton Center, East Acton, Ellsworth (extinct), North Acton, South Acton, West Acton

Boundary Changes

11 December 1747: Boundaries between Acton and Concord established.

28 April 1780: Part included in the district of Carlisle.

Resources

Cemeteries

Cemetery Department
472 Main Street
Acton, MA 02120

Mount Hope

166 Central Street
West Acton
Records at Woodlawn Cemetery office

  1. Findagrave.com
North Acton aka North Part

Carlisle Road
Records at Woodlawn Cemetery office

  1. Findagrave.com
Woodlawn

104 Concord Road

  1. Findagrave.com

Adjacent towns: Middlesex Co.: Boxborough | Carlisle | Concord | Littleton | Maynard | Stow | Sudbury | Westford