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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] > Nantucket County'' [[Image:Ma-nantucket.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Nantucket County]]  
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{{Massachusetts-stub}} ''[[United States|United States]] > [[Massachusetts|Massachusetts]] > Nantucket County'' [[Image:Ma-nantucket.png|thumb|right|400px]]  
  
 
== [http://www.nantucket-ma.gov/Pages/index County Courthouse]  ==
 
== [http://www.nantucket-ma.gov/Pages/index County Courthouse]  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
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*Created 22 June 1695 from [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*Created 22 June 1695 from [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
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===== Town:  =====
 
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Nantucket - The Town of Nantucket is same as the whole county.
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Nantucket - The Town of Nantucket is same as the whole county.  
  
 
===== Villages:  =====
 
===== Villages:  =====
  
Coskata | Madaket | Polpis | Shawkemo | Siasconset | Wauwinet
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Coskata | Madaket | Polpis | Shawkemo | Siasconset | Wauwinet  
  
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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===== State Census  =====
 
===== State Census  =====
  
'''''1855 Massachusetts State Census—'''''A free Internet index and images to the 1855 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1459985 FamilySearch Record Search]. This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1855, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.
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'''''1855 Massachusetts State Census—'''''A free Internet index and images to the 1855 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1459985 FamilySearch Record Search]. This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1855, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.  
  
'''''1865 Massachusetts State Census'''''—A free Internet index and images to the 1865 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1410399 FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site.] This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1865, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.
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'''''1865 Massachusetts State Census'''''—A free Internet index and images to the 1865 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the [http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=collectionDetails;t=searchable;c=1410399 FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site.] This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1865, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.  
  
 
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[[Category:Nantucket_County,_Massachusetts]]
 
[[Category:Nantucket_County,_Massachusetts]]

Revision as of 18:17, 27 August 2010

Template:Massachusetts-stub United States > Massachusetts > Nantucket County
Ma-nantucket.png

County Courthouse

18 Broad Street
Nantucket, MA 02554
This also double as Nantucket Town Hall.

History

Parent County

  • Created 22 June 1695 from Dukes County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Town:

Nantucket - The Town of Nantucket is same as the whole county.

Villages:

Coskata | Madaket | Polpis | Shawkemo | Siasconset | Wauwinet

Neighboring Counties

Barnstable | Dukes | Suffolk County, New York

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

State Census

1855 Massachusetts State Census—A free Internet index and images to the 1855 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search. This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1855, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.

1865 Massachusetts State Census—A free Internet index and images to the 1865 Massachusetts State Census can be viewed on the FamilySearch Record Search – Pilot Site. This index includes every name listed on the census and is linked to an image including information about each person’s residence and age in 1865, birthplace, occupation, other family members, and neighbors.

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].