Norfolk County, Massachusetts Genealogy

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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

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Church

Court

Gazetteers

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