Newton, Middlesex Genealogy, Massachusetts

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History

Newton was settled in 1630 and renamed Cambridge in 1638. It was incorporated as a separate town, called Cambridge Villeage in 1688 by renamed Newtown in 1691, however, in 1766 it was offication Newton. It became a city in 1873. To learn more about their history, visit their city website.

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Biographies

Early books: Courtesy of the Newton Free Library

Cemeteries

Old East Parish Burying Gound: Contributed by Paul E. Truesdell, Jr. through "Interment.net"

Directories

Assessed Poll, Blue Books and City Directories: Courtesy of the Newton Free Library

Genealogy

Land and Property

Maps

Historic Maps: Courtesy of the Newton Free Library

Military

Public Records

Historical High School Year Books: Coutesy of the Newton Free Library

Taxation

Town Records

Vital Records

Vital Records of Newton, MA: 1765-1900: Coutesy of the Massachusetts Vital Records Project

Societies

Websites

References