Norfolk County, Massachusetts Genealogy

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== [http://www.norfolkcounty.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
  
== History and Tidbits  ==
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614 High Street<br> Dedham, MA 02027-0310
  
=== Cities ===
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== History ==
  
[[Cohasset, Massachusetts|Cohasset]]
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==== Parent County  ====
  
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*Created 10 May 1643 from Massachusetts Bay Colony lands
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*Recreated 26 Mar 1793 from Suffolk County after New York returned Norfolk County to Massachusetts, became part of Suffolk County at time of the return.
  
=== County Government Site ===
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*'''Cities''': Braintree . Franklin . Quincy . Weymouth
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*'''Towns''': Avon . Bellingham . Brookline . Canton . [[Cohasset,_Massachusetts|Cohasset ]]. Dedham . Dover . Foxborough . Holbrook . Medfield . Medway . Millis . Milton . Needham . Norfolk . Norwood . Plainville . Randolph . Sharon . Stoughton . Walpole . Wellesley . Westwood . Wrentham
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*'''Communities''': Bellingham . Braintree . Dover . Foxborough . Medfield . Millis-Clicquot . Sharon . Walpole
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*'''Village''': Chestnut Hill
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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[[Bristol_County,_Massachusetts|Bristol ]]| [[Middlesex_County,_Massachusetts|Middlesex ]]| [[Suffolk_County,_Massachusetts|Suffolk ]]| [[Plymouth_County,_Massachusetts|Plymouth ]]| [[Worcester_County,_Massachusetts|Worcester ]]| [[Providence_County,_Rhode_Island|Providence County]], Rhode Island
  
 
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== Genealogy and History Websites  ==
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*[http://norfolkcountymagen.info/ The Norfolk County MA GenWeb Project], an member of [[MAGenWeb|The MAGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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*[http://usgwarchives.org/ma/mafiles.htm#norfolk The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Norfolk County
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=184284&subject_disp=Massachusetts%2C+Norfolk&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Norfolk County
  
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Revision as of 08:04, 9 September 2008

United States > Massachusetts > Norfolk County
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Contents

County Courthouse

614 High Street
Dedham, MA 02027-0310

History

Parent County

  • Created 10 May 1643 from Massachusetts Bay Colony lands
  • Recreated 26 Mar 1793 from Suffolk County after New York returned Norfolk County to Massachusetts, became part of Suffolk County at time of the return.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Cities: Braintree . Franklin . Quincy . Weymouth
  • Towns: Avon . Bellingham . Brookline . Canton . Cohasset . Dedham . Dover . Foxborough . Holbrook . Medfield . Medway . Millis . Milton . Needham . Norfolk . Norwood . Plainville . Randolph . Sharon . Stoughton . Walpole . Wellesley . Westwood . Wrentham
  • Communities: Bellingham . Braintree . Dover . Foxborough . Medfield . Millis-Clicquot . Sharon . Walpole
  • Village: Chestnut Hill

Neighboring Counties

Bristol | Middlesex | Suffolk | Plymouth | Worcester | Providence County, Rhode Island

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References