A History Of The Town Of Duxbury, Massachusetts, with Genealogical Registers

By: Justin Winsor

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Duxbury was settled in 1632 by the people of Plymouth and was named in homage to Captain Standish's English estate, Duxbury Hall. This extensive history covers civil and military topics including: settlement; highways, with a list of early surveyors; ancient landmarks; the town's commons, with names of the proprietors (1690-1749); bounties and fines; Philip's War; the Charter of 1691; the Stamp Act; the Revolution, with biographical sketches of soldiers; and ordinaries. Also included are sections on local Indian tribes and a list of town officers. More than 200 families are mentioned in the genealogical register.

Title: A History Of The Town Of Duxbury, Massachusetts, with Genealogical Registers

Author: Justin Winsor

Illustrator: Reg. Price: $28.5

Categories: Duxbury,

Publisher: Heritage Books:

ISBN Number: 788417479

Book Details: (1849) reprint, 5½x8½, paper, index, 360 pp, Heritage Books

Seller ID: W1747