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Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro)

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Where is Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA? 

Foxborough, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA

Settled in 1704 and incorporated in 1778, the town of Foxborough was named for Charles James Fox, a Whig member of Parliament and a staunch supporter of the Colonies in the years leading up to the American Revolution...wikipedia


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Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro) - Baptist Church and Lincoln Block, Foxboro, Mass.
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro)

Baptist Church and Lincoln Block, Foxboro, Mass.
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro) - Baker Street, Foxboro, Mass.
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro)

Baker Street, Foxboro, Mass.
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro) - Central Street, Foxboro, Massachusetts
Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro)

Central Street, Foxboro, Massachusetts

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18. FOXBOROUGH. [Pop. 1,298. Inc. 1778.]
Foxborough was originally a part of Stoughton, and, with that, a part of Dorchester.

Its ...Read MORE...

1848 - Foxborough
This town was originally a part of Stoughton; it was incorporated in 1778. The Rev. Thomas Kendall, ...Read MORE...

Foxborough Massachusetts, 1890
Foxborough is a busy and prosperous town in the southwestern part of Norfolk County, about 20 miles ...Read MORE...

News  1900 - STRAW WORKS DESTROYED BY FIRE.
Foxboro, Mass., May 29. - The complete destruction of the Union straw works by fire caused a loss...Read MORE...

News  1900 - ONE MAN KILLED. SEVERAL SERIOUSLY INJURED IN FOXBORO FIRE.
By Associated Press to The Sun.
Taunton, Mass., June 4. - A special from Foxboro, says:
This town ...Read MORE...

1916
Foxboro, a post-village in Foxboro township (town), Norfolk co., Mass., on the New York, New Haven...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Morse
flag  Daniel MORSE (1776, Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro) - 15 March 1864, Belchertown, Massachusetts, USA)

Nickerson
flag  Helen Lorraine NICKERSON (12 July 1899, Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA (Foxboro) - August 1982, ) gravestone
 

Ancestors Who Died Here

Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1886
Edwin Ashbel WILLARD (19 August 1857 - 6 October 1906?) & Georgianna ARMSTRONG ( - )
married 6 October 1886
 

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