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Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)

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Where is Harwich, Massachusetts, USA? 

Harwich, Barnstable, Massachusetts, USA
Harwich was first settled in 1670 as part of Yarmouth. The town was officially incorporated in 1694, and originally included the lands of the current town of Brewster. Early industry involved fishing and farming. The town is considered by some to be the birthplace of the cranberry industry, with the first commercial operation opened in 1846.wikipedia


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Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - The Belmont
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)

The Belmont

"Hotel Belmont was built in 1894 on 22 acres between the mouth of Herring River and the Dennis / Harwich town line. In its heyday, the ... Read MORE...
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - Old Mill, Harwich, Mass. (150 Years Old) (1910)
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)

Old Mill, Harwich, Mass. (150 Years Old) (1910)
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - Main Street Residential Section, Harwich Centre, Mass.
Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)

Main Street Residential Section, Harwich Centre, Mass.

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4. HARWICH. [Pop. 2,930. Inc. 1694.]
Harwich once included Brewster, which was the oldest settlement of the two.

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1859
HARWICH, a township of Barnstable co., in the state of Massachusetts, U.S., 89 m. SE of Boston,...Read MORE...

News  1869 - House Fire
The dwelling of Nathan Dowry, in Harwich, Mass., was destroyed by fire on the evening of the 3d,...Read MORE...

Harwich Massachusetts, 1890
Harwich, one of the most characteristic and pleasant of the Cape Cod towns, lies on its south side, ...Read MORE...

1916
Harwich, a banking post-village of Barnstable co., Mass., in Harwich township (town), and on the...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Alley
flag   Joseph ALLEY (7 September 1728, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 3 November 1783, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Burges
flag   Allen BURGES (1835, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 29 October 1886, Carver, Massachusetts, USA)

Clark
flag   Scotto CLARK (14 July 1767, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 1 May 1851, Conway, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Eldredge
flag   Fanny B. ELDREDGE (1813, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 19 September 1891, Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA)

Godfrey
flag   Elizabeth GODFREY (20 December 1704, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 25 July 1791, )

Hopkins
American Revolutionary War Soldier flag   Josiah HOPKINS (28 July 1754, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 26 October 1824, Cornwall, Connecticut, USA) gravestone

Lewis
flag   Annie C. LEWIS (3 December 1798, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 9 October 1871, Acushnet, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Long
flag   Ebenezer LONG (1820, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 10 November 1849, Sandwich, Massachusetts, USA (East Sandwich) (Forestdale))

Merrick
flag   Bezaleel MERRICK (12 November 1736, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 22 February 1802, Hebron, Maine, USA)

Rogers
flag   Gideon ROGERS (28 October 1748 , Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 20 June 1836, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills))

Sears
flag   Learned SEARS (19 October 1766, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 28 October 1822, Putnam, Connecticut, USA) gravestone

SEARS
American Revolutionary War Soldier flag   Elkanah SEARS (12 April 1734, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 24 November 1816, East Hampton, Connecticut, USA (Chatham)) gravestone
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


ALLEY
flag   Joseph ALLEY (7 September 1728, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake) - 3 November 1783, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Aubertin
flag   Ruth W AUBERTIN (25 October 1913, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA - 19 July 1992, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Baggs
flag   Marie E BAGGS (24 January 1925, Medford, Massachusetts, USA - 30 July 2007, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Mayo
flag   Lydia MAYO (12 June 1694, Eastham, Massachusetts, USA - 18 March 1745, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Merrick
flag   Joshua MERRICK (1680, Eastham, Massachusetts, USA - 30 April 1740, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))
flag   William MERRICK (15 September 1643, Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA (Cedar Crest) (South Duxbury) - 30 October 1732, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)) gravestone

O'Halloran
flag   Mary O'HALLORAN (11 May 1905, Stafford, Connecticut, USA (Stafford Springs) - 1 March 1990, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)) gravestone

Sturgis
flag   Hannah STURGIS (22 December 1654, Yarmouth, Massachusetts, USA (South Yarmouth) (West Yarmouth) (Yarmouth Port) - 17 October 1736, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)) gravestone

Tilton
flag   Hannah TILTON (15 September 1663, Hampton, New Hampshire, USA - 9 December 1730, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake))

Tremblay
flag   Clara Anna TREMBLAY (9 November 1893, Clinton, Clinton, New York, USA (Churubusco) - April 1984, Harwich, Massachusetts, USA (N., S., E., W.) (Pleasant Lake)) gravestone
 

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