Middlesex County, Massachusetts Genealogy
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- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
- In 1997, the county governments of Middlesex, Berkshire, Essex, Hampden and Worcester were abolished.
- Their functions were turned over to state agencies.
- Sheriffs in these counties still administer jails but their employees are state employees.
- The legislation to abolish these county governments transferred Registeries of Deeds to the jurisdiction of the Secretary of the Commonwealth.
- Bristol, Dukes, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth and Suffolk county governments remain substantially unchanged.
Places / Localities
Cambridge, Lowell, Watertown, Woburn, Billerica, Concord, Lexington, more ...
Refer to the cities and towns above for the cemeteries. There are no "rural" cemeteries in Massachusetts.
- 1855 - please refers to cities and towns, too
- 1865 - please refers to cities and towns, too
- 1890 Veterans
Church History and Records
Refer to Cities and Towns for the church history and records. There are no "rural" churches in Massachusetts.
Societies and Libraries
- The Middlesex County MAGenWeb Project, an member of The MAGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.
- The USGenWeb Archives Project for Middlesex County
- The USGenWeb Archives Project for Middlesex County (backup site)
- FamilySearch.org Family History Library catalog for Middlesex County
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].