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Mendon, Massachusetts, USA

Mendon, Worcester, MA

Mendon was first settled in 1660 and was officially incorporated in 1667. The town was originally 64 square miles (170 km2), including the modern-day towns of Milford, Bellingham, Hopedale, Uxbridge, Upton, Blackstone, Northbridge and Millville. For this reason, the town of Mendon is sometimes referred to as "Mother Mendon". wikipedia

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  • (Mendon) In 1662, "Squinshepauke Plantation was started at the Netmocke settlement and plantation".

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  • 1667 - Mendon is incorporated
    The town was originally 64 square miles (170 km2), including the modern-day towns of Milford, Bellingham, Hopedale, Uxbridge, Upton, Blackstone,...Read MORE...


  • (Mendon) - On July 14, 1675, early violence in King Philip's War took place in Mendon, with the deaths of multiple residents and the destruction of Albee's mill. These were the first settlers killed in this war in the Colony of Massachusetts.

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  • In 1789, it is purported that President George Washington, during his inaugural journey, was denied a room in Mendon by an innkeeper’s wife.

    www.wikipedia.org

  • 1845 - MENDON. [Pop. in 1840, 1,007. Inc. 1667.]
    Mendon was first attached to Middlesex county, and was settled by emigrants from Braintree and Weymouth, in Norfolk county.

    This town was...Read MORE...


  • 1848 - Mendon
    MENDON is situated at the south-easternmost extremity of the county of Worcester, and is the oldest town in it except Lancaster. It was incorporated...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Mendon
    Mendon, a post-village of Worcester co., Massachusetts, on a commanding elevation, 35 miles S. W. from Boston. It contains 3 or 4 churches, from 60...Read MORE...


  • Mendon Massachusetts, 1890
    Mendon lies in the southeasterly part of Worcester County, 34 miles southwest from Boston. South Hopedale (formerly South Milford), three miles east...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Mendon
    Mendon, a post-village in Mendon township, Worcester co, Mass, 35 miles S.W. of Boston. It has 3 churches, graded school, and manufactures of boots....Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Mendon, a post-village in Mendon township (town), Worcester co., Mass., 35 miles SW of Boston. Pop. of the town in 1900, 911.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

  • Mendon, Massachusetts, USA
    The Launch Nipmuc
    Lake Nipmuc Park, Mendon, Mass.
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    View from Lake. Lake Nipmuc Park, Mendon, Mass.
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  • Mendon, Massachusetts, USA
    Unitarian Church
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  • Mendon, Massachusetts, USA
    Looking toward the Entrance.
    Lake Nipmuc Park
    Mendon, Mass.
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    Mendon Center
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Lake Nipmuc Park, Mendon, Mass.
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Lake Nipmuc Park
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  • (Mendon) In 1662, "Squinshepauke Plantation was started at the Netmocke settlement and plantation".

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1667 - Mendon is incorporated
    The town was originally 64 square miles (170 km2), including the modern-day towns of Milford, Bellingham, Hopedale, Uxbridge, Upton, Blackstone,... Read MORE...

  • (Mendon) - On July 14, 1675, early violence in King Philip's War took place in Mendon, with the deaths of multiple residents and the destruction of Albee's mill. These were the first settlers killed in this war in the Colony of Massachusetts.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • In 1789, it is purported that President George Washington, during his inaugural journey, was denied a room in Mendon by an innkeeper’s wife.

    www.wikipedia.org
  • 1845 - MENDON. [Pop. in 1840, 1,007. Inc. 1667.]
    Mendon was first attached to Middlesex county, and was settled by emigrants from Braintree and Weymouth, in Norfolk county.

    This town was... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Mendon
    MENDON is situated at the south-easternmost extremity of the county of Worcester, and is the oldest town in it except Lancaster. It was incorporated... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Mendon
    Mendon, a post-village of Worcester co., Massachusetts, on a commanding elevation, 35 miles S. W. from Boston. It contains 3 or 4 churches, from 60... Read MORE...

  • Mendon Massachusetts, 1890
    Mendon lies in the southeasterly part of Worcester County, 34 miles southwest from Boston. South Hopedale (formerly South Milford), three miles east... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Mendon
    Mendon, a post-village in Mendon township, Worcester co, Mass, 35 miles S.W. of Boston. It has 3 churches, graded school, and manufactures of boots.... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Mendon, a post-village in Mendon township (town), Worcester co., Mass., 35 miles SW of Boston. Pop. of the town in 1900, 911.
    Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns ... in Every Portion of the Globe Publisher J.B. Lippincott Company, 1906

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