Brighton, Massachusetts

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'''Brighton''' was annexed to [[Boston, Massachusetts|Boston]] in 1874.<ref name="long">Mass. Acts 1873, ch. 286, sec. 1, p. 716; ch. 303, sec. 1, p. 747; ch. 314, sec. 1, p. 810.</ref> Starting in 1874 look for information about residents of Brighton in [[Boston, Massachusetts|Boston]] town records. Before 1874 Roxbury town records are separate from Boston records.  
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'''Brighton''' was annexed to [[Boston, Massachusetts|Boston]] in 1874.<ref name="long">Mass. Acts 1873, ch. 286, sec. 1, p. 716; ch. 303, sec. 1, p. 747; ch. 314, sec. 1, p. 810.</ref> Starting in 1874 look for information about residents of Brighton in [[Boston, Massachusetts|Boston]] town records. Before 1874 Brighton town records are separate from Boston records.  
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Massachusetts Gotoarrow.png Suffolk County Gotoarrow.png Brighton

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Brighton was annexed by Boston in 1874. This shows Brighton in Boston on a map of Suffolk County, Massachusetts.

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Contents

Brief History

Resources

Town Records

Brighton was annexed to Boston in 1874.[1] Starting in 1874 look for information about residents of Brighton in Boston town records. Before 1874 Brighton town records are separate from Boston records.

References

  1. Mass. Acts 1873, ch. 286, sec. 1, p. 716; ch. 303, sec. 1, p. 747; ch. 314, sec. 1, p. 810.

Adjacent towns: Suffolk Co.: Boston | Middlesex Co.: Cambridge | Newton | Watertown | Norfolk Co.: Brookline