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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 12: Norfolk County. (search)
Incorporated May 9, 1793. Population in 1860, 5,760; in 1865, 5,734. Valuation in 1860, $2,726,059; in 1865, $2,925,254. The selectmen in 1861 were J. White Belcher, Horatio B. Alden, Lemuel S. Whitcomb; in 1862 and 1863, J. White Belcher, Seth Mann, 2d, Lemuel S. Whitcomb; in 1864 and 1865, J. White Belcher, Seth Mann, 2d, John Adams. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all these years was Hiram C. Alden. 1861. The first legal town-meeting to act upon matters relating to the waSeth Mann, 2d, John Adams. The town-clerk and town-treasurer during all these years was Hiram C. Alden. 1861. The first legal town-meeting to act upon matters relating to the war was held on the 6th of May, at which it was voted to pay each person who has enlisted or may enlist in the volunteer militia six dollars a month while in service in addition to their Government pay. The treasurer was authorized to borrow five thousand dollars, to be called the military fund, and a committee of seven was appointed to have charge of the fund and to disburse the same for the benefit of the soldiers and their families. The selectmen were requested to call out the enrolled militi