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Otis, Massachusetts, USA - Main Street, East Otis, Mass.

Otis, Berkshire, MA

Officially incorporated in 1810, the town was created when the unincorporated town of Loudon annexed the adjacent District of Bethlehem in 1809. It was named after Harrison Gray Otis, an influential lawyer, financier, and politician in revolutionary Massachusetts.

Otis includes: Algeria and Cold Spring. mass_lookup.htm

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Main Street, East Otis, Mass.

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Helena Hall, Otis, Mass.

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Episcopal Church, Otis, Mass.

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

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female ancestorKeziah GOSS (1730, Brookfield, Massachusetts, USA (Podunk) - 17 August 1815, Otis, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorElijah OWEN (1739, Windsor, Connecticut, USA (Poquonock) - 13 November 1815, Otis, Massachusetts, USA)
female ancestorLydia CLARK (11 June 1743, Simsbury, Connecticut, USA - 28 November 1838, Otis, Massachusetts, USA)
female ancestorEunice SHAW (1756, Palmer, Massachusetts, USA (Bondsville) (Three Rivers) - 4 October 1835, Otis, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorJames BRAKENRIDGE (20 September 1759, Palmer, Massachusetts, USA (Bondsville) (Three Rivers) - 18 August 1826, Otis, Massachusetts, USA)
female ancestorElizabeth WARD (29 September 1773, Otis, Massachusetts, USA - 21 August 1851, Tyringham, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorOliver JUDD (1781, Otis, Massachusetts, USA - 3 September 1864, Tyringham, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorGeorge W. MORLEY (1782, Otis, Massachusetts, USA - 7 December 1857, Lee, Massachusetts, USA)
male ancestorLuman SPELMAN (1788, Otis, Massachusetts, USA - 12 December 1870, Granville, Massachusetts, USA)

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male ancestorFrancis BREAKENRIDGE (13 March 1796 - 27 July 1830) and photo of Zillah MILLARD Zillah MILLARD (1801 - 21 July 1884) married 30 January 1820
male ancestorDaniel W ELLIS (14 January 1853 - 2 March 1926) and female ancestorElizabeth Ellen NATE (29 April 1857 - 19 January 1942) married 1 October 1875
photo of Almon Wesley BLAKESLEY Almon Wesley BLAKESLEY (21 July 1861 - 18 March 1932) and photo of Hattie Amanda COOLEY Hattie Amanda COOLEY (18 August 1869 - 6 February 1956) married 15 September 1884
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