Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
(Redirected from Taunton, Massachusetts)
Jump to: navigation, search
United States
Massachusetts
Bristol County
Taunton


Town Clerk

Registrar of Voters
141 Oak St, Temporary City Hall
Taunton, MA 02780
Phone: 508-821-1044
Fax: 508-821-1202
Email: pbergevin@taunton-ma.gov
Website


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 and Union flag on Taunton Green on October 21, 1774 presenting the first patriotic flag to fly in the American colonies.

Migration

Migration routes for early European settlers to and from Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Genealogy included:[1]

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. WorldCat entry; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.

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