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Establishment and former town name(s)
Historical data relating to counties, cities, and towns in Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), FHL book 974.4 H2h 1997.
19 June 1793: Incorporated as a town, from part of Yarmouth.
Archiac name: Nobscusset, Sesuet
12 July 1945:
8 May 1947: Act of July 12, 1945, amended and bounds between Dennis and Harwich established.
All locations in Dennis unless otherwise specifically listed.
- Cemetery inscriptions of Dennis, Massachusetts FHL
- B.N. Derick's cemetery records of Dennis, Ma. (part of Mayflower Descendant Legacy) FHL
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Ancient (18th Century)
behind Town Offices on Main St.
- Cemetery inscriptions, town hall FHL
Baker Family (1853)
near Swan River Rd
Dennis Village (1794)
Old Bass River Rd., Rte 6A
- Cemetery inscriptions, Dennis Union Church "Did not copy the newer part" FHL
Gravesite of a child who died from smallpox
corner of Setucket and Airline Sts
Hall Family (1696)
- Cemetery inscriptions, Hall Cemetery FHL
Howes Family (1650)
New Boston Rd
- Cemetery inscriptions, Howes Cemetery FHL
Rte 6A, on shores of Scargo Lake (no markers)
Oak Ridge (1970)
Paddock Family (1707)
off Rte 6A
South Dennis Congregational Church (1796)
Old Main St. and Old Bass River Rd
West Dennis (1823)
Fisk and Pond Sts
Centennial celebrations, etc.
Church History and Records
Land and Property
Military Hiastory and Records
Societies, Libraries and Museums
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