Carver, Massachusetts

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Town Hall

108 Main Street
Carver, MA 02330
(508) 866-3400

Quick History

Named for John Carver, first Governor of Plymouth Colony.

Establishment and former town name(s) [1]

9 June 1790: Incorporated as a town, from part of Plympton, by State 1790, c2.

8 February 1793: Bounds between Carver and Plympton established.

20 January 1827:

24 March 1849:

16 May 1901: Bounds between Carver and Wareham established.

7 March 1921: Bounds between Carver and Middleborough established.

Archiac name: Mohootset

Section/Villages within the town: Annasnappet, Bate's Pond, East Carver, Ellis Furnace, John's Pond, North Carver, Popes Point, Quitticus, Shoestring District, South Carver, Wenham

Wikipedia

Boundary Changes [1]

Neighboring Communities

Kingston | Middleborough | Plymouth | Plympton | Wareham

Resources

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  1. USGS GNIS FID 613907
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator

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Vital Records

  1. Vital Records of Carver Massachusetts to the Year 1850 Google Books

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Historical data relating to counties, cities, and towns in Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts : New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), [FHL book 974.4 H2h 1997].