Historical Sketch of Weymouth
Up to the year 1855
Intro - A note from the writer.
Chapter I - Geography. 1622, Weston's Colony. 1634, Pequot War. 1635, Gorge's Settlement. 1635, Hull's Company. 1636, Town Government.
Chapter 2 - 1675, King Philip's War [Indian War].
Chapter 3 - 1775, Revolutionary War. 1776, Declaration of Independence. 1780, Massachusetts State Constitution.
Chapter 4 - 1783, Recovering from war, the procuring of town Government, boundary divisions, growth of industry. 1860, The Rebellion [Civil War].
Chapter 5 - Ecclesiastical history.
Chapter 6 - Churches.
Chapter 7 - Public schools, Newspapers, and libraries.
Chapter 8 - Military organizations.
Chapter 9 - Business Enterprises. Mills, railroads, turnpikes, telegraphs, banks, manufacturing companies, Ship building, and fish mongering.
Chapter 10 - Ministries.
Chapter 11 - Physicians, Part I, Intro to Howe.
Chapter 11 - Physicians, Part II, Howe to female doctors.
Chapter 12 - Military records. Also, please see the Veteran's link on this website.
Appendix A - List of Hull Company.
Appendix B - Indian Deed of Weymouth.
Appendix C - Property division 1636 - 1663.
Appendix D - Personal sketches.
Appendix E - Letter written regarding governmental concerns.
Weymouth Historical Society, 238 Park Ave, PO Box 56, South Weymouth, Massachusetts 02190