Taunton, Massachusetts

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


Brief History

Adjacent towns: Bristol Co.: Berkley | Dighton | Easton | Norton | Raynham | Rehoboth | Plymouth Co.: Lakeville | Middleborough

History

Taunton is one of the first communities where a woman was instrumental in it's founding and the heroic patriots of Taunton raised the Liberty & Union flag on Taunton Green on October 21, 1774 presenting the first patriotic flag to fly in the American colonies.
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City and town of Taunton in Bristol County, Massachusetts.



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