History of Scituate, Massachusetts

From Its First Settlement to 1831
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United States - State & Local - General, History - U.S., Reference, Gene
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Open LibraryOL7940969M
ISBN 100806345977
ISBN 139780806345970
OCLC/WorldCa270746464

History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its first settlement to Item Preview. About this Item: Then & Now Publishing, Norwell, Mass,NF/, first pr.Arthur J. Roberts, The History of Scituate, Massachusetts, A New England Seaside Town, part of the New England Local History Series, No.

2, from early s to the present day, softcover, 15x22cm, very white unmarked pp, 1 early map, 73 b&w photo ill, bibliography, wrecks on Scituate. History of Scituate, Massachusetts, From Its First Settlement to by Samuel Deane, first published inis a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world.

This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced s: 1. Samuel Deane’s “History of Scituate, Massachusetts” published inincludes sketches of many of our early families but should be used with caution.

A map of settlement for the "Men of Kent" appears at the bottom of this page. CHRONOLOGY. SCITUATE: pronounced Sit-chew-it - accent on the first syllable. Common land: town This book is the result of electronic scanning and optical character recognition of the original book by Samuel Deane.

The book is THE authoritative text on the early history of Scituate, part of Plymouth Colony in the mid 's. Unfortunately, the combination of scanning and OCR has made the book almost useless for research/5(5).

Internet Archive BookReader History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its first settlement to An historical sketch about Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts as abstracted from the Plymouth County Directory and Historical Register of Includes a list of the men from Scituate who gave their life during the Revolutionary War.

Harvey Hunter Pratt, The Early Planters of Scituate: a Massachusetts book of the History of Scituate of Sciutate, Massachusetts, from its establishment to the end of the Revolutionary War ([Scituate], Mass., ), pp.

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WorldCat (Other Libraries) ; FHL book /S1 H2p or fiche Title History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its first settlement to Contributor Names Deane, Samuel, Preview this book» What people are Other editions - View all. History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from Its First Settlement to Samuel Deane Full view - History of Scituate, Massachusetts Samuel Deane, Deane Limited preview - History of Scituate, Massachusetts, from Its First Settlement To Samuel Deane No preview.

Massachusetts book, Massachusetts was one of the earliest settlements in New England and would play an important part in the civil and History of Scituate affairs of the Plymouth Colony.

The earliest inhabitants were members of the first ship's company who came up from Plymouth in /5(4). Scituate, Massachusetts was one of the earliest settlements in New England and would play an important part in the civil and military affairs of the Plymouth Colony.

The earliest inhabitants were members of the first ship's company who came up from Plymouth in This volume is a history Author: Samuel Deane.

Description. Deane’s History of Scituate is still regarded as the best introduction to the early history of the town and its settlers. The first half of the book gives a concise treatment of the town’s settlement and progress, ecclesiastical history, manufacturing, military affairs, and so on.

David Corbin and John Galluzzo have both grown up on the history of the Massachusetts South Shore, each earning a bachelor's degree in history from the state university system. Corbin, a former social studies teacher, now serves as the Scituate Historical Society's Grand Army Hall Committee chairman, guiding the preservation program for the Author: Scituate Historical Society.

There are several versions of how Humarock got its name, including how a group of Tories slept along the beach one night in Colonial times and were awoken to the sound of the “humming rocks” as the surf rolled ashore.

On another note, an attempt was made by Humarock to secede from the Town of Scituate in the early s. A grand hotel, Hotel Humarock, stood. History Native tribes. Native Americans lived in Marshfield for thousands of years before the white settlers came. These people included members of the Wampanoag Tribe of the Algonquin nation and members of the Massachusetts Tribe.

Evidence of Native American habitation extending back to 9, to 10, B.C.

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has been found extensively in the area. The item History of Scituate, Massachusetts: from its first settlement toby Samuel Deane represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or artistic creation found in Indiana State Library.

Early Scituate Families-- basic sketches of early families offered by the Scituate History Society (SHS) Vital Records of Scituate, Massachusetts to hosted by Clark University and endorsed by the SHS; SHS List of Early Families. Please note: The list only covers heads of households.

Other family members should of course be added. Scituate; Vital records of Scituate, Massachusetts, to the year Alphabetical indexes to the manuscript records of the town, supplemented by information from church registers, cemetery inscriptions and other sources.

Online edition of this book published by the New England Historic Genealogical Society in Volume 1 - Volume 2 Springfield. Deane's History of Scituate is still regarded as the best introduction to the early history of the town and its settlers.

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The first half of the book gives a concise treatment of the town's settlement and progress, ecclesiastical history, manufacturing, military affairs, and so on.

The Lodge became famous as a charming Massachusetts seaside destination for many years, until it closed its doors. Inthree local families, supported by a dedicated staff, pooled their resources, followed their dream, and put the wheels in motion to restore the former Lodge and create the new Inn at Scituate Harbor.

Get this from a library. The early planters of Scituate: a history of the town of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its establishment to the end of the Revolutionary War. [Harvey Hunter Pratt].

Town of Scituate, Scituate, Massachusetts. 3, likes 94 talking about this 7, were here. Official Town of Scituate Facebook Page/5(24).

The early planters of Scituate; a history of the town of Scituate, Massachusetts, from its establishment to the end of the revolutionary war.

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Discover Maritime and Irish Mossing Museum in Scituate, Massachusetts: A quaint museum nestled in a former hub of Irish moss harvesting. Richard Stower, former minister of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church of Scituate, has published “A History of The First Parish Church of Scituate, Massachusetts: Its Life and Times.”Author: Anne M.

Steele. David Corbin and John Galluzzo have both grown up on the history of the Massachusetts South Shore, each earning a bachelor's degree in history from the state university system.

Corbin, a former social studies teacher, now serves as the Scituate Historical Society's Grand Army Hall Committee chairman, guiding the preservation program for the Brand: ArcadiaPublishing. The Scituate, MA White Pages phone book. Search our online phone book to find phone numbers, addresses, and more.

Massachusetts; Scituate Scituate White Pages. Local Time: AM EDT. Get instant criminal history, financial history, addresses and contact info. Screen a Tenant. According to the occasionally unreliable Deane’s History of Scituate, at p Nicholas Wade's house and homestead were on the west side of Brushy hil, and north-east side of the road where Shadrach Wade, his descendant of the sixth genteration, now resides in Scituate (written in ).

Brushy Hill is a large hill, located in Plymouth. “One of the reasons I wanted to write the book was to raise the historical visibility of Scituate because it played an important part in the religious history of our nation,” he said.

Old Scituate (Scituate, MA: Chief Justice Cushing Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, ). Harvey Hunter Pratt, The Early Planters of Scituate: A History of the Town of Scituate, Massachusetts, From Its Establishment to the End of the Revolutionary War (Scituate, MA: Scituate Historical Society, ).Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for History of Scituate, Massachusetts by Samuel Deane (, Paperback) at the best online prices at .Two maps from L.

Vernon Briggs' History of Shipbuilding on North River, Plymouth County, Massachusetts Boston, L. Vernon Briggs wrote this history of shipbuilding in northern Plymouth Colony (Scituate, Marshfield, Pembroke, and Hanover) many years before his famous three-volume genealogical study of the Briggs family History and Genealogy of the Briggs .