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Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA

Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA

Originally part of Sudbury, it was set off as Whipsuferadge Plantation in 1656 and was incorporated as a town in 1660 and named for Marlborough, England. The adjoining Native American plantation of Okammakamefit was annexed in 1718. Shoe manufacturing was begun in 1812.
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Marlborough includes: French Hill


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  • 1657 - Marlborough is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • 1660 - Marlborough is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • General Henry Knox and his troops passed through here in the winter of 1775-76 with a load of 59 cannons pulled by teams of oxen.
    The cannons were captured from the British at Fort Ticonderoga and Crown Point. They were transported from Lake Champlain to Dorchester Heights,...Read MORE...


  • News 1827 - ACCIDENT.
    In Marlborough on Wednesday last, as the workmen were raising the frame of a building designed for an Academy and Masonic Hall, an accident occurred...Read MORE...


  • 1845 - MARLBOROUGH. [Pop. 2,101. Inc. 1660.]
    Marlborough was probably first settled by the people of Sudbury, to which town it belonged before it was incorporated.

    The Indian name was ...Read MORE...


  • 1848 - Marlborough
    A tract of land, six miles square, was granted to a number of petitioners, inhabitants of Sudbury, in 1656: which was incorporated by the name of...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Marlborough
    Marlborough, a post-township of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, intersected by the Lancaster and Sterling Branch railroad, 34 miles W. from Boston....Read MORE...


  • 1890 - Marlborough is incorporated as a city

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • Marlborough Massachusetts, 1890
    Marlborough is an ancient and very thriving agricultural and manufacturing town, lying in the southwest part of Middlesex County, about 25 miles west ...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Marlborough
    Marlborough, a post-village of Middlesex co: Mass. in Marlborough township, on the Boston, Clinton & Fitchburg Railroad, and the Marlborough Branch...Read MORE...


  • News 1897 - $150,000 FIRE LOSS.
    Marlboro, Mass., Nov. 5. - Fire broke out at 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the three-story wooden block occupied by the Central Hotel and spread to the Corey ...Read MORE...


  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Main Street looking East, Marlboro, Mass.
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Public Library
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Peoples National Bank, Marlboro, Mass.
  • News 1902 - LEAVES ON RAILS CAUSE BAD WRECK. FORCE TWO ELECTRIC CARS TO COLLIDE, TWELVE OF THE PASSENGERS BEING INJURED.
    Marlboro, Mass., Oct. 11. - Slippery rails on which leaves had fallen is given as the cause of a collision of electric cars in Monument Square this...Read MORE...


  • 1906
    Marlboro, a city of Middlesex co., Mass., on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 25 miles W. of Boston. It has extensive manufactories of boots...Read MORE...


  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Main St. looking West, Marlboro, Mass.
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    French Catholic Church
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    R.R. Station, Boston & Maine
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Williams Tavern
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    First Baptist Church and Marlborough Savings Bank
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    Main St. from Common, looking East
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    First Church - Congregational
  • Marlborough, Massachusetts, USA
    St. Mary's Church


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Main Street looking East, Marlboro, Mass.

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Peoples National Bank, Marlboro, Mass.

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Public Library

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First Baptist Church and Marlborough Savings Bank

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Main St. looking West, Marlboro, Mass.


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French Catholic Church

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R.R. Station, Boston & Maine

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Williams Tavern

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Main St. from Common, looking East

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First Church - Congregational

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St. Mary's Church
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  • 1657 - Marlborough is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1660 - Marlborough is incorporated

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • Marlborough's Founding


    Marlborough's Founding (www.youtube.com)
  • General Henry Knox and his troops passed through here in the winter of 1775-76 with a load of 59 cannons pulled by teams of oxen.
    The cannons were captured from the British at Fort Ticonderoga and Crown Point. They were transported from Lake Champlain to Dorchester Heights,... Read MORE...

  • News  1827 - ACCIDENT.
    In Marlborough on Wednesday last, as the workmen were raising the frame of a building designed for an Academy and Masonic Hall, an accident occurred... Read MORE...

  • 1845 - MARLBOROUGH. [Pop. 2,101. Inc. 1660.]
    Marlborough was probably first settled by the people of Sudbury, to which town it belonged before it was incorporated.

    The Indian name was ... Read MORE...

  • 1848 - Marlborough
    A tract of land, six miles square, was granted to a number of petitioners, inhabitants of Sudbury, in 1656: which was incorporated by the name of... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Marlborough
    Marlborough, a post-township of Middlesex county, Massachusetts, intersected by the Lancaster and Sterling Branch railroad, 34 miles W. from Boston.... Read MORE...

  • Marlborough Massachusetts, 1890
    Marlborough is an ancient and very thriving agricultural and manufacturing town, lying in the southwest part of Middlesex County, about 25 miles west ... Read MORE...

  • 1890 - Marlborough is incorporated as a city

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • 1895 - Marlborough
    Marlborough, a post-village of Middlesex co: Mass. in Marlborough township, on the Boston, Clinton & Fitchburg Railroad, and the Marlborough Branch... Read MORE...

  • News  1897 - $150,000 FIRE LOSS.
    Marlboro, Mass., Nov. 5. - Fire broke out at 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the three-story wooden block occupied by the Central Hotel and spread to the Corey ... Read MORE...

  • News  1902 - LEAVES ON RAILS CAUSE BAD WRECK. FORCE TWO ELECTRIC CARS TO COLLIDE, TWELVE OF THE PASSENGERS BEING INJURED.
    Marlboro, Mass., Oct. 11. - Slippery rails on which leaves had fallen is given as the cause of a collision of electric cars in Monument Square this... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Marlboro, a city of Middlesex co., Mass., on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 25 miles W. of Boston. It has extensive manufactories of boots... Read MORE...

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