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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Massachusetts]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''County Creation Dates'''''
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| [[Barnstable County, Massachusetts|Barnstable]]  
 
| [[Barnstable County, Massachusetts|Barnstable]]  
 
| 02 Jun 1685  
 
| 02 Jun 1685  
| [[Plymouth_Colony|Plymouth Colony]]
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| [[Plymouth Colony|Plymouth Colony]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Bristol County, Massachusetts|Bristol]]  
 
| [[Bristol County, Massachusetts|Bristol]]  
 
| 02 Jun 1685  
 
| 02 Jun 1685  
| [[Plymouth_Colony|Plymouth Colony]]  
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| [[Plymouth Colony|Plymouth Colony]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Berkshire County, Massachusetts|Berkshire]]  
 
| [[Berkshire County, Massachusetts|Berkshire]]  
 
| 28 May 1760<br>  
 
| 28 May 1760<br>  
| [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
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| [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| 01 Nov 1683  
 
| 01 Nov 1683  
 
| New York Colonial lands  
 
| New York Colonial lands  
| [[Dukes_County,_Massachusetts|Dukes]] 1695
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| [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]] 1695
 
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| [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]] (new)  
 
| [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]] (new)  
 
| 22 Jun 1695  
 
| 22 Jun 1695  
 
| old Dukes  
 
| old Dukes  
| [[Nantucket_County,_Massachusetts|Nantucket]] 1695
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| [[Nantucket County, Massachusetts|Nantucket]] 1695
 
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| [[Essex County, Massachusetts|Essex]]  
 
| [[Essex County, Massachusetts|Essex]]  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
| [[Massachusetts_Bay_Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
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| [[Massachusetts Bay Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Franklin County, Massachusetts|Franklin]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Massachusetts|Franklin]]  
 
| 24 Jun 1811  
 
| 24 Jun 1811  
| [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
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| [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Hampden County, Massachusetts|Hampden]]  
 
| [[Hampden County, Massachusetts|Hampden]]  
 
| 25 Feb 1812  
 
| 25 Feb 1812  
| [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
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| [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| 07 May 1662<br>  
 
| 07 May 1662<br>  
 
| Colonial lands  
 
| Colonial lands  
| [[Worcester_County,_Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731, [[Berkshire_County,_Massachusetts|Berkshire]] 1760, [[Franklin_County,_Massachusetts|Franklin]] 1811, [[Hampden_County,_Massachusetts|Hampden]] 1812
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| [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731, [[Berkshire County, Massachusetts|Berkshire]] 1760, [[Franklin County, Massachusetts|Franklin]] 1811, [[Hampden County, Massachusetts|Hampden]] 1812
 
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| [[Middlesex County, Massachusetts|Middlesex]]  
 
| [[Middlesex County, Massachusetts|Middlesex]]  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
| [[Massachusetts_Bay_Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
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| [[Massachusetts Bay Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
| [[Worcester_County,_Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731
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| [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731
 
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| [[Nantucket County, Massachusetts|Nantucket]]  
 
| [[Nantucket County, Massachusetts|Nantucket]]  
 
| 22 Jun 1695  
 
| 22 Jun 1695  
| [[Dukes_County,_Massachusetts|Dukes]]
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| [[Dukes County, Massachusetts|Dukes]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| Norfolk (old)  
 
| Norfolk (old)  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
| [[Massachusetts_Bay_Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
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| [[Massachusetts Bay Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
| [[Essex_County,_Massachusetts|Essex]] 1643, southern [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]
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| [[Essex County, Massachusetts|Essex]] 1643, southern [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]
 
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| [[Norfolk County, Massachusetts|Norfolk]] (new)  
 
| [[Norfolk County, Massachusetts|Norfolk]] (new)  
 
| 26 Mar 1693  
 
| 26 Mar 1693  
| [[Suffolk_County,_Massachusetts|Suffolk]]
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| [[Suffolk County, Massachusetts|Suffolk]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Plymouth County, Massachusetts|Plymouth]]  
 
| [[Plymouth County, Massachusetts|Plymouth]]  
 
| 08 Jun 1685  
 
| 08 Jun 1685  
| [[Plymouth Colony|Plymouth Colony]]
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| [[Plymouth Colony|Plymouth Colony]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Suffolk County, Massachusetts|Suffolk]]  
 
| [[Suffolk County, Massachusetts|Suffolk]]  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
 
| 10 May 1643<br>  
| [[Massachusetts_Bay_Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]
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| [[Massachusetts Bay Colony|Massachusetts Bay Colony]]  
| [[Worcester_County,_Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731, [[Norfolk_County,_Massachusetts|Norfolk]] 1793
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| [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]] 1731, [[Norfolk County, Massachusetts|Norfolk]] 1793
 
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| [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]]  
 
| [[Worcester County, Massachusetts|Worcester]]  
 
| 05 Apr 1731  
 
| 05 Apr 1731  
| nowrap="nowrap" | [[Middlesex_County,_Massachusetts|Middlesex]], [[Suffolk_County,_Massachusetts|Suffolk]], [[Hampshire_County,_Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
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| nowrap="nowrap" | [[Middlesex County, Massachusetts|Middlesex]], [[Suffolk County, Massachusetts|Suffolk]], [[Hampshire County, Massachusetts|Hampshire]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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[[Category:United_States_County_Creations]] [[Category:Massachusetts]]

Revision as of 21:28, 9 November 2010

United States Gotoarrow.png Massachusetts Gotoarrow.png County Creation Dates

Name of County Date Formed Parent County Progeny County
Barnstable 02 Jun 1685 Plymouth Colony none
Bristol 02 Jun 1685 Plymouth Colony none
Berkshire 28 May 1760
Hampshire none
Dukes (old) 01 Nov 1683 New York Colonial lands Dukes 1695
Dukes (new) 22 Jun 1695 old Dukes Nantucket 1695
Essex 10 May 1643
Massachusetts Bay Colony none
Franklin 24 Jun 1811 Hampshire none
Hampden 25 Feb 1812 Hampshire none
Hampshire 07 May 1662
Colonial lands Worcester 1731, Berkshire 1760, Franklin 1811, Hampden 1812
Middlesex 10 May 1643
Massachusetts Bay Colony Worcester 1731
Nantucket 22 Jun 1695 Dukes none
Norfolk (old) 10 May 1643
Massachusetts Bay Colony Essex 1643, southern New Hampshire
Norfolk (new) 26 Mar 1693 Suffolk none
Plymouth 08 Jun 1685 Plymouth Colony none
Suffolk 10 May 1643
Massachusetts Bay Colony Worcester 1731, Norfolk 1793
Worcester 05 Apr 1731 Middlesex, Suffolk, Hampshire none