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Taunton, Massachusetts, USA (East Taunton)

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Where is Taunton, Massachusetts, USA? 

Taunton, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA
Taunton was founded by settlers from England and officially incorporated as a town on September 3, 1639. Most of the town's settlers were originally from Taunton in Somerset, England, which led early settlers to name the settlement after that town.wikipedia



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Taunton, Massachusetts, USA (East Taunton)

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Taunton, Massachusetts, USA (East Taunton) - Prospect Street Looking South. Taunton, Mass.
Taunton, Massachusetts, USA (East Taunton)

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Manufacturers of SHUTTLES of every description
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Taunton, Massachusetts, USA (East Taunton)

S. A. DUDLEY
Taunton, Mass.
Manufacturers of SHUTTLES of every description
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1637 - Taunton founded

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1774 - October 21 - First display of the word "Liberty" on a flag, raised by colonists in Taunton, Massachusetts and which was in defiance of British rule in Colonial America

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2. TAUNTON. [Pop. 7,645. Inc. 1639.]
The Indian name of this ancient town was Cohannet. It included within its limits, Berkeley,...Read MORE...

News  1853 - ANOTHER FRIGHTFUL RAILROAD ACCIDENT.
Saturday afternoon, as we learn from the Gazette, at half past two o'clock, as the New Bedford and...Read MORE...

News  1868 - 6,000 Employed
About six thousand inhabitants of Taunton, Mass., are employed in its thirty factories, and there...Read MORE...

News  1869 - Shovel Manufactory Burned
An extensive shovel manufactory at Taunton, Mass., was burned a few days ago, involving a loss of...Read MORE...

Taunton Massachusetts, 1890
TAUNTON is a prosperous and in some respects a model manufacturing city, lying in the northeasterly ...Read MORE...

1906
Tannton, a city and one of the capitals of Bristol co., Mass., is situated at the head of...Read MORE...


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