Acushnet, Massachusetts

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United States Gotoarrow.png Massachusetts Gotoarrow.png Bristol County Gotoarrow.png Acushnet

Town Hall

Town Clerk

122 Main Street
Acushnet, MA 02743
Phone: 508-998-0200
Fax: 508-998-0216
Email: plabonte@acushnet.ma.us
Website

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
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Establishment and former town name(s) [1]

3 Jul 1735: Incorporated as a town by State 1860, c 24.

Section/Villages within the town: Ball's Corner, Coulomb Manor, Long Plain, Parting Ways, Perry Hill, Slocum, Taber Hill

Boundary Changes

9 April 1875: Part annexed to New Bedford

Maps

  1. USGS GNIS FID 613623
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

Migration

Migration routes for early European settlers to and from Acushnet, Massachusetts included:[2]

References

  1. WorldCat 49562661 Historical data relating to counties, cities, and towns in Massachusetts] (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), [FHL book 974.4 H2h 1997].
  2. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. WorldCat entry; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.

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