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Billerica, Massachusetts Historical Markers

 
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Maria-Billerica Historical Society, May 26, 2011
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Massachusetts (Middlesex County), Billerica — Billerica 1630 - 1930
Early name Shawshin, originally a part of Cambridge, set off as a town in 1655. Named after Billerica in Essex. — Map (db m48832) HM
Massachusetts (Middlesex County), Billerica — Danforth Homestead 1630 - 1930
Site of homestead of Captain Jonathan Danforth, pioneer of Billerica and famous surveyor. "He rode the circuit, chain'd great towns and farms to good behavior; and by well worked stations he fixed their bounds for many generations. " — Map (db m104020) HM
Massachusetts (Middlesex County), Billerica — John Rogers Homestead 1630 - 1930
Near this spot stood the John Rogers homestead, which was destroyed in the Indian massacre of 1695, and the entire family killed. — Map (db m48838) HM

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