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Saugus, Massachusetts, USA

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Where is Saugus, Massachusetts, USA? 

Saugus, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
Saugus was first settled in 1629. Saugus is an Indian name believed to mean "great" or "extended". In 1637, the territory known as Saugus (which also contained the present day cities and towns of Swampscott, Nahant, Lynn, Lynnfield, Reading, and Wakefield) was renamed Lin or Lynn, after King's Lynn in Norfolk, England...

The Lynn territory was shortened beginning in 1814 with the incorporation of Lynnfield. On February 17, 1815, present-day Saugus was officially incorporated as a town.wikipedia


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Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - Worsted Mills
Saugus, Massachusetts, USA

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Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - Roby School, Saugus, Mass.
Saugus, Massachusetts, USA

Roby School, Saugus, Mass.
Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - Old Iron Works House, Saugus, Massachusetts
Saugus, Massachusetts, USA

Old Iron Works House, Saugus, Massachusetts

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1646 - First American Ironworks established in Saugus.

22. SAUGUS. [Pop. 1,098. Inc. 1815.]
Saugus was once the Indian name of all Lynn, of which this town was the west parish....Read MORE...

1890 Saugus Massachusetts
Saugus occupies the southwestern extremity of Essex County, and has Lynnfield on the north, Lynn on ...Read MORE...

1906
Saugus, a post-village in Saugus township (town), Essex co., Mass., on the Boston and Maine R., 9...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Cheever
flag  Belinda CHEEVER (1798, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 14 September 1880, Medford, Massachusetts, USA)

Grover
flag  Elizabeth A. GROVER (1829, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 12 October 1847, Malden, Massachusetts, USA)

Holman
US Civil War Soldiers flag  Thomas Sidney HOLMAN (24 March 1834, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 7 December 1862, Goshen, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Nurse (Nourse)
flag  Caroline A NURSE (NOURSE) (18 November 1848, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 12 May 1869, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Julia Anne "Annie" NURSE (NOURSE) (18 June 1850, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 25 April 1928, Keene, New Hampshire, USA) gravestone
flag  Milton NURSE (NOURSE) (29 March 1846, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 22 September 1910, Chelsea, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone
flag  William Herbert NURSE (NOURSE) (10 June 1847, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 9 December 1898, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA)

Oliver
flag  Anna F OLIVER (25 July 1848, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 10 January 1879, Lynn, Massachusetts, USA)

Rheel
flag  Harriet Viola RHEEL (01 January 1891, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 25 May 1897, Hudson, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone
flag  Mabel E RHEEL (20 September 1889, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 22 September 1945, Newton, Massachusetts, USA) gravestone

Wormstead
flag  Addie M. E. WORMSTEAD (1869, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 13 February 1888, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA)
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


Nims
flag  Abigail NIMS (3 July 1805, Keene, New Hampshire, USA - 17 December 1833, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)

Nurse
flag  Phineas NURSE (20 September 1804, Keene, New Hampshire, USA - 3 January 1868, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)

Nurse (Nourse)
flag  Betsey NURSE (NOURSE) (21 October 1806, Littleton, New Hampshire, USA (Chiswick) - 1851, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Calvin NURSE (NOURSE) (11 August 1799, Keene, New Hampshire, USA - 7 June 1874, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Harrison Phineas "Harry" NURSE (NOURSE) (3 November 1841, Danvers, Massachusetts, USA - 25 April 1911, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)
flag  Phineas Howell NURSE (NOURSE) (27 December 1844, Revere, Massachusetts, USA - 18 June 1904, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)

NURSE (NOURSE)
flag  Caroline A NURSE (NOURSE) (18 November 1848, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA - 12 May 1869, Saugus, Massachusetts, USA)
 

Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1843
Phineas NURSE (20 September 1804 - 3 January 1868) & Julia JACKSON (29 September 1809 - 6 January 1870)
married 21 December 1843

1866
William Herbert NURSE (NOURSE) (10 June 1847 - 9 December 1898) & Anna F OLIVER (25 July 1848 - 10 January 1879)
married 18 September 1866

1868
Phineas Howell NURSE (NOURSE) (27 December 1844 - 18 June 1904) & Sarah Jane COLLINS (20 September 1844 - )
married 16 September 1868

1869
Harrison Phineas "Harry" NURSE (NOURSE) (3 November 1841 - 25 April 1911) & Sarah Elizabeth DEARBORN (15 July 1843 - 8 May 1905)
married 14 November 1869
 

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