GreenerPasture.com

Sign In



Add YOUR Family To This Page

History of Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

Journey back in time to Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

Visit Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA. Discover its history. Learn about the people who lived there through stories, old newspaper articles, pictures, postcards and genealogy.

Follow us on Instagram     
Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

Marblehead, Essex, MA

Marblehead claims to be the birthplace of the U.S. Navy.

Marblehead includes: Marblehead Neck, Nanapashemet, Clifton, and Devereux.
netronline.com/ mass_lookup.htm



There is MUCH more to discover about Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA. Read on!
Where is Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA?

Not the place you are looking for? Try again!
Search for your ancestors by place

Search for Your Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:
  • 1629 - Marblehead is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates

  • On December 12, 1648 a Salem Town Meeting voted, subject to the approval of the Massachusetts General Court, to grant Marblehead its complete independence from Salem.

    www.marblehead.org/

  • Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

    Photograph
  • 1845 - MARBLEHEAD. [Pop. 5,575. Inc. 1649.]
    Marblehead was originally a part of Salem, and it is a rocky cape or badland, as its name denotes.

    Its situation and its harbor are peculiarly...Read MORE...


  • On September 19, 1846, while the Marblehead fleet prepared to haul its catch of cod from the Grand Banks of Newfoundland,
    a massive storm with hurricane-force gales caught the fleet by surprise. The crippled ships limped back to Marblehead, missing at least eleven...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Marblehead
    Marblehead, a post-village and port of entry of Essex county, Massachusetts, on an irregular rocky peninsula of its own name, and at the terminus of...Read MORE...


  • News 1869 - A three-year-old son of George Curtis, of Marblehead, Mass., was burned to death the other day in trying to run through a bonfire, in imitation of some larger boys.

    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    May 15, 1869

  • News 1877 - DESTRUCTION BY FIRE. MARBLEHEAD, MASS., DEVASTATED.
    TEN ACRES OF BUSINESS AND DWELLING HOUSES SWEPT AWAY IN A FEW HOURS -ALL BUT THREE OF THE SHOE FACTORIES OF THE TOWN, THE PUBLIC HALL AND ARMORY, A...Read MORE...


  • 1890 Marblehead Massachusetts
    Marblehead is a picturesque and enterprising seaboard town situated on a broad neck of land in the southern part of Essex County; having Beverly...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Marblehead
    Marblehead, mar'b'l-hèd', a post-town and port of entry of Essex co., Mass., on Massachusetts Bay, in a small township of its own name, 18 miles N.E. ...Read MORE...


  • Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
    Ocean House Cafe
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Marblehead, a banking post-village of Essex co., Mass., on Massachusetts Bay, in a township (town) of its own name, 18 miles NE. of Boston, on the...Read MORE...


  • Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
    Just a bit of Old Front Street
    Postcard
  • Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
    Washington Street (1958)
    Postcard


Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA


Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
Pinterest

Photograph

Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
Pinterest
Ocean House Cafe
Postcard

Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
Pinterest
Just a bit of Old Front Street
Postcard

Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA
Pinterest
Washington Street (1958)
Postcard


Can't handle dairy, but still want milk in your coffee? Try this!



Nutpods is a dairy-free creamer made from heart-healthy almonds, MCT-rich coconuts.

History and News of Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

Add History/News
  • 1629 - Marblehead is settled

    Massachusetts City and Town Incorporation and Settlement Dates
  • On December 12, 1648 a Salem Town Meeting voted, subject to the approval of the Massachusetts General Court, to grant Marblehead its complete independence from Salem.

    www.marblehead.org/
  • 1845 - MARBLEHEAD. [Pop. 5,575. Inc. 1649.]
    Marblehead was originally a part of Salem, and it is a rocky cape or badland, as its name denotes.

    Its situation and its harbor are peculiarly... Read MORE...

  • On September 19, 1846, while the Marblehead fleet prepared to haul its catch of cod from the Grand Banks of Newfoundland,
    a massive storm with hurricane-force gales caught the fleet by surprise. The crippled ships limped back to Marblehead, missing at least eleven... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Marblehead
    Marblehead, a post-village and port of entry of Essex county, Massachusetts, on an irregular rocky peninsula of its own name, and at the terminus of... Read MORE...

  • News  1869 - A three-year-old son of George Curtis, of Marblehead, Mass., was burned to death the other day in trying to run through a bonfire, in imitation of some larger boys.
    St Joseph Herald
    Saint Joseph, Michigan
    May 15, 1869
  • News  1877 - DESTRUCTION BY FIRE. MARBLEHEAD, MASS., DEVASTATED.
    TEN ACRES OF BUSINESS AND DWELLING HOUSES SWEPT AWAY IN A FEW HOURS -ALL BUT THREE OF THE SHOE FACTORIES OF THE TOWN, THE PUBLIC HALL AND ARMORY, A... Read MORE...

  • 1890 Marblehead Massachusetts
    Marblehead is a picturesque and enterprising seaboard town situated on a broad neck of land in the southern part of Essex County; having Beverly... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Marblehead
    Marblehead, mar'b'l-hèd', a post-town and port of entry of Essex co., Mass., on Massachusetts Bay, in a small township of its own name, 18 miles N.E. ... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Marblehead, a banking post-village of Essex co., Mass., on Massachusetts Bay, in a township (town) of its own name, 18 miles NE. of Boston, on the... Read MORE...

Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA Genealogy

Ancestors Who Were Born in Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were born in Marblehead.

View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)


Ancestors Who Died in Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who died in Marblehead.

View Them Now (sorted by year of death)


Ancestors Who Were Married in Marblehead, Massachusetts, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Marblehead.

View Them Now


Updated: 12/5/2019 8:45:43 AM

Are you from Marblehead? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Marblehead, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.