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  Braintree (town), Massachusetts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The area was resettled and incorporated as a town in 1640, on land which is now part of the current town of Braintree, from which Randolph, Holbrook, the City of Quincy, and part of Milton were split off.
Braintree is the birthplace to Presidents John Adams, and John Quincy Adams, as well as statesman John Hancock and General Sylvanus Thayer.
There are three high schools in Braintree: Braintree High, a public school; Thayer Academy, a private school; and Archbishop Williams, a Roman Catholic private school.
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 Braintree (USA) - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Braintree (USA)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Town in Norfolk County, eastern Massachusetts, a suburb of Boston and Quincy, on the Weymouth Fore River (an inlet of Hingham Bay), 16 km/10 mi southeast of Boston; population (1998 est) 35,000.
South Braintree village was the site of the 1920 robbery and murder that led to the Sacco-Vanzetti case.
Braintree was the birthplace of two US presidents: John Adams, president 1797–1801, and his son John Quincy Adams, president 1825–29.
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 New Braintree, Massachusetts - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
New Braintree is a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts.
New Braintree was first settled in 1709 and was officially incorporated in 1775.
Out of the total population, 3.5% of those under the age of 18 and 2.6% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/New_Braintree,_Massachusetts   (400 words)

  
 John Adams - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The earliest of these is his report of the 1761 argument of James Otis in the superior court of Massachusetts as to the legality of Writs of Assistance.
Adams first rose to influence as a leader of the Massachusetts Whigs during discussions with regard to the Stamp Act of 1765.
However, as soon as he embarked, that commission concluded the desired treaty of alliance, and he returned home in time to be elected a member of the convention which framed the Massachusetts constitution of 1780.
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Double dating before 1752 as used in records is carried out here except where context is clear, in which case the later year is used Ex.
Braintree is the place of all births, marriages, & deaths, unless another town is mentioned.
The earliest records of the town are given in figures instead of using the names of the months, e.g.
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 Braintree - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Braintree, Essex - a town in the county of Essex, in the United Kingdom
Braintree, Massachusetts - incorporated in 1640, on land which is now part of Braintree, Randolph, Holbrook, the City of Quincy, and part of Milton.
New Braintree, Massachusetts - a town located in Worcester County, Massachusetts, in the United States
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 Braintree Massachusetts Real Estate
Braintree is located 10 miles southeast of Boston.
A few points of interest in Braintree include the birthplace of General Sylvanus Thayer, known as the "Father of West Point".
For outdoor types, Braintree is also home to Pond Meadow Park, which contains 320-acres of land and a 20-acre pond.
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 Braintree, MA REALTORS®   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Braintree is home to approximately 33,828 residents and the average price of a single family home in the city is $212,100.
Old Braintree was the birthplace of two presidents, John Adams and John Quincy Adams, as well as John Hancock and General Sylvanus Thayer, the founder of West Point.
Braintree is a mature community with a broad residential and business base that is positioned for controlled growth in the coming years.
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 Massachusetts Vital Records Information for Towns (B)
This page tells how to obtain copies of vital records such as birth certificates, death records, marriage licenses and divorce decrees in Massachusetts Towns.
Vital records of Bedford, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1850
Vital records of Bellingham, Massachusetts to the end of the year 1850
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 Braintree Youth Soccer :: Braintree Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The primary goal of Braintree Youth Soccer is to experience and exercise good sportsmanship.
BYS Fall Program is a recreational league for children living or going to school in Braintree.
There is a skills development program for our 1st and 2nd grade boys and girls who are not yet old enough to play competitive travel soccer.
www.braintreeyouthsoccer.org   (227 words)

  
 Town of Braintree MA 02184
Braintree Town Hall :: 1 John F. Kennedy Memorial Drive :: Braintree, MA 02184 :: Telephone 781.794.8000
Braintree Residents who have experienced damage due to the recent rain storms are encouraged to call 781-794-8000 to be routed to a reporting hotline.
FEMA has asked for specific information from residents who received extensive water or sewer backup damage last week.
www.townofbraintreegov.org   (59 words)

  
 HANCOCK, JOHN (1737—1793) - Online Information article about HANCOCK, JOHN (1737—1793)
MASSACHUSETTS (an Indian name, originally applied to a tribe of Indians)
In 1765 he became a selectman of Boston, and from 1766 to 1772 was a member of the Massachusetts See also:
Philadelphia, he was finally won over to its support, and in 1788 he presided over the Massachusetts convention which ratified the See also:
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 Encyclopedia: U.S. presidential election
The last elected President from a northern state and sitting U.S. Senator elected President was John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts in 1960.
William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III on August 19, 1946) was the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
Michael Stanley Dukakis (born November 3, 1933) is an American Democratic politician and former presidential candidate, born in Brookline, Massachusetts, to Greek-immigrant parents.
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 Braintree Athletic Club | Braintree Massachusetts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Braintree Athletic Club is located in the Sheraton Braintree Hotel with convenient access of off routes 128 and 93 in Braintree.
Our Braintree health and fitness club is for those of you interested in weight circuit or cardiovascular training, and we offer a number of options to you.
Bring the whole family when you come since the Braintree Athletic Club is designed for all ages.
www.braintreeathletic.com   (235 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - U.S. - Massachusetts - Localities
Transcription of the vital records of Easton, Massachusetts, from LDS microfilm.
Massachusetts, Bristol County 1790 Census ;, 1800 , 1810 , 1850 , 1860 
These records are posted with the kind permission of the Massachusetts Historical Society and were organized for this web page by John M. Austin.
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 Braintree Maps - Massachusetts MapSite   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Braintree, Massachusetts area map produced by the Massachusetts MapSite team from Census Relief data.
Braintree, Massachusetts area map produced by the Massachusetts MapSite team from USGS Relief data.
Braintree, Massachusetts city map produced by the Massachusetts MapSite team from USGS Relief data.
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 Lodging.com: Hotel Details
At the Sheraton Braintree Hotel, we focus on three main areas to enhance your comfort and convenience.
The Sheraton Braintree Hotel is proud to partner with T.G.I. Friday's' and the Braintree Athletic Club, both located onsite.
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 Braintree Police Department
This page serves as a dynamic link between the citizens of Braintree and their police department.
To work in partnership with the citizens of Braintree towards providing a safe environment and enhancing the quality of life consistant with the values of the community.
We are committed to creating an atmosphere of safety and security in Braintree with the emphasis being on integrity, fairness, and professionalism.
www.braintreepd.com   (75 words)

  
 Lottery Insider - Massachusetts Lottery News Archive
BRAINTREE, Massachusetts, USA (August 16, 2005) -- Joseph C. Sullivan, Executive Director of the Massachusetts State Lottery, was recently elected vice-president of the Mega Millions game by fellow members of the consortium................
MASSACHUSETTS (October 10, 2004) -- A Cape Cod convenience store clerk and her husband who won $4 million on a Massachusetts Lottery scratch ticket two years ago have agreed to pay undisclosed sums to two former customers who claimed in court that the ticket -- and the winnings -- were rightfully theirs........................
MASSACHUSETTS (July 5, 2003) – A Quick Draw Keno player and his wife intend to appeal the results of a Lottery Commission investigation that last month determined they are not entitled to a prize.......................
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 Massachusetts Genealogy
Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the Revolutionary War
Massachusetts Soldiers and Sailors in the War of the Revolution, 17 Vols.
Watertown, Massachusetts Records of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1630-1693
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 Massachusetts Birth Certificate, Death Record, Marriage license and other vital records
Regardless of how you request copies, you should be prepared to provide the name of the subject(s) of the record, the date of the event and, if known, the city or town where the event occurred.
Massachusetts Vital Records - This page explains how to locate, reserach and order a Massachusetts vital record, include birth, death and marriage certificates.
Divorce records are available from the Registrar of Probate Court in the county where the the couple last lived as husband and wife.
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 MensClothing.ByCityWeb.com - Braintree Massachusetts mens clothes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Braintree, Massachusetts Real Estate Guru Reveals How To Sell Your House "As Is" For A Fair Price On The Date Of Your Choice In Braintree, Massachusetts
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 Braintree Singles, How many singles are there in Braintree, Massachusetts ? Braintree Swingers for gays & Braintree ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 Braintree MA Hotels - discount hotels in Braintree, Massachusetts
Braintree, MA, Hotels Booking Information: Making a reservation for a hotel in Braintree, MA at one of our great discount rates is easy and safe with USAHotelBooker.com.
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 Braintree, Massachusetts - Reviews and travel information - TripAdvisor
Admittedly I only stayed here one night but the room was a great size with lots of room, the bathroom...
Braintree: Hampton Inn Boston Braintree: "Hampton Inn was the best" A TripAdvisor Member, Portland, ME, Jul 12, 2005
This is the second year in a row we stayed two nights at the Holiday Inn Express in Braintree.
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 Hancock Family Cemetery, Braintree Massachusetts
This was the burial ground for the Town of Braintree, incorporated in 1640, and was the only burial place for all of Old Braintree until 1716.
It was the burial place of the original settlers and early residents of Old Braintree, many in graves that never had gravestones, some where the stones have been lost through time, and many whose monuments you see today.
John’s mother, Susanna Boylston (1709-1797), came from one of Massachusetts’ most prominent families and introduced her son to the customs and lifestyles of the elite of colonial Boston.
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 TENTH GENERATION
She was baptized on 30 Jun 1615 in St. Gregory, Sudbury, co. Suffolk, England.
She was buried in Modern Hancock Cemetery, Quincy, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts.
was born on 8 Jul 1652 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts.
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 NINTH GENERATION
He was baptized on 6 Aug 1648 in Dorchester, Suffolk Co., Massachusetts.
was born on 14 Feb 1656/57 in Braintree, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts.
She died on 9 Nov 1717 in Milton, Norfolk Co., Massachusetts.
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 The Political Graveyard: Norfolk County, Mass.
Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1926-28; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts,
U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1889-97 (2nd District 1889-93, 12th District 1893-97).
Shipmaster; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 1st District, 1819-20; resigned 1820.
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 Braintree Lumber Braintree MA 02184
Located at 110 Hancock, Braintree Lumber has been meeting the construction needs of both commercial and residential customers for over three generations.
Braintree Lumber (the former Braintree Coal and Grain) was purchased by brothers Ron and Bob Gurnon in 1984, and their business philosophy has remained constant since its inception.
Braintree Lumber Company's goal is to offer quality items at competitive prices and provide outstanding customer service that ranks number one.
www.braintreelumber.com   (130 words)

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