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Medfield, Massachusetts, USA

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Where is Medfield, Massachusetts, USA? 

Medfield, Norfolk, Massachusetts, USA
Dedham was incorporated in 1636, and Medfield (New Dedham) was first settled in 1649, principally by people who relocated from the former town. The first 13 house lots were laid out on June 19, 1650. In May 1651, the town was incorporated by an act of the General Court as the 43rd town in Massachusetts.

The Rev. Ralph Wheelock is credited with the founding of Medfield. He was the first schoolmaster of the town's school established in 1655.
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1651 - Medfield founded

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21. MEDFIELD. [Pop. 883. Inc. 1650.]
Medfield was originally a part of Dedham, and is supposed to have
been named from rich meadows on...Read MORE...

1848 - Medfield
This is the forty third town in Massachusetts that secured an act of incorporation. It was...Read MORE...

1890 Medfield Massachusetts
Medfield is a beautiful old town in the western part of Norfolk County, about twenty miles...Read MORE...

1906
Medfield, a post-village in Medfield township (town), Norfolk co., Mass., on the New York, New...Read MORE...


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