Agawam, Hampden County, Massachusetts Genealogy

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United States Gotoarrow.png Massachusetts Gotoarrow.png Hampden County Gotoarrow.png Agawam

Town Hall
Agawam Town Hall
36 Main St
Agawam, MA 01001

Historical Data

Wikipedia has more about this subject: Agawam, Massachusetts

Establishment and former town name(s

Historical data relating to counties, cities, and towns in Massachusetts (Boston, Massachusetts: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1997), WorldCat 49562661 FHL Collection.

17 May 1855: Incorporated as a town, from part of West Springfield

16 November 1971: Town charter adopted which established city form of government

Archiac name: Feeding Hills

Section/Villages within the town: Agawam Center, Feeding Hills, Hubbard Corners

2 May 1960: Bounds between Agawam and West Springfield restablished.

Town History

Vital Records

Includes records of births in Suffield, Connecticut; South Hadley, Granby, Northampton, West Springfield and Agawam, Massachusetts.

Inventory of town and city archives of Massachusetts, no. 7, Hampden County, vol. 1, Agawam FHL Collection

City Directories


  • Cemeteries of Agawam and Feeding Hills [Massachusetts] : five cemeteries for public use and two small private cemeteries FHL Collection


Old North Burying Ground

Church Records


  1. USGS GNIS FID 608970
  2. Google
  3. Hometown Locator


Libraries and Historical Societies


Adjacent towns: Hampden Co.: Longmeadow | Southwick | Springfield | West Springfield | Westfield | Connecticut: Hartford Co.: Suffield