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Canton, Massachusetts, USA - Revere Copper Yards, Canton, Mass. 1909  The Revere Copper Company is a copper rolling mill in the United States. It operated North Americas first

Canton, Norfolk, MA

Paul Revere built the nation's first copper rolling mill in Canton in 1801.

Canton includes: Deedham Road Station, Ponkapoag, Springdale, and York. mass_lookup.htm

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Canton, Massachusetts, USA

Revere Copper Yards, Canton, Mass. 1909

"The Revere Copper Company is a copper rolling mill in the United States. It operated North America's first copper rolling mill. It was started by Paul Revere in 1801 in Canton, Massachusetts and developed a commercially viable process for manufacturing copper sheets..." wikipedia

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Crane School

"The Crane School, named for Elijah Crane... was a red brick building set back in the lot. As one might imagine, it had grass in its front yard. Its steps, leading to Washington street, are still in existence..."

by Marc Kantrowitz
Arcadia Publishing, 2000

Canton, Massachusetts, USA

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Ancestors Who Were Born or Died in Canton, Massachusetts, USA

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male ancestorJohn WENTWORTH (1644, Rowley, Massachusetts, USA - 1716, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorBenjamin BLACKMAN (15 December 1665, Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA - 12 June 1749, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
female ancestorJemima BRECK (17 April 1672, Dorchester, Massachusetts, USA - 5 August 1742, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorJohn SHERMAN (8 July 1750, New Milford, Connecticut, USA - 6 August 1802, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
female ancestorAnna "Nancy" TUCKER (1762, Milton, Massachusetts, USA - 7 December 1858, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorJesse BILLINGS (1765, Canton, Massachusetts, USA - 19 March 1849, Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield))
male ancestorEzra ADAMS (1769, - 1 May 1830, Canton, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorTimothy BILLINGS (16 August 1770, Canton, Massachusetts, USA - 7 July 1860, Deerfield, Massachusetts, USA (South Deerfield))
male ancestorZenas CRANE (9 May 1777, Canton, Massachusetts, USA - 29 June 1845, Dalton, Massachusetts, USA)

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