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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 10: Middlesex County. (search)
Incorporated Feb. 25, 1783. Population in 1860, 403; in 1865, 454. Valuation in 1860, $221,755; in 1865, $238,592. The selectmen in 1861 and 1862 were Varnum Taylor, R. T. Cobleigh, George Hager; in 1863, Varnum Taylor, Grenville Whitcomb, Jacob Littlefield; in 1864, Varnum Taylor, Benjamin S. Mead, Ephraim B. Cobleigh; inVarnum Taylor, Grenville Whitcomb, Jacob Littlefield; in 1864, Varnum Taylor, Benjamin S. Mead, Ephraim B. Cobleigh; in 1865, Ephraim B. Cobleigh, Benjamin S. Mead, Walter Mead. The town-clerk during all these years was Daniel W. Cobleigh. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, and 1863, was Benjamin S. Hager; in 1864 and 1865, Daniel W. Cobleigh. 1861. No meetings appear to have been held during this year in regard to the war. 1862. August 2dVarnum Taylor, Benjamin S. Mead, Ephraim B. Cobleigh; in 1865, Ephraim B. Cobleigh, Benjamin S. Mead, Walter Mead. The town-clerk during all these years was Daniel W. Cobleigh. The town-treasurer in 1861, 1862, and 1863, was Benjamin S. Hager; in 1864 and 1865, Daniel W. Cobleigh. 1861. No meetings appear to have been held during this year in regard to the war. 1862. August 2d, A citizens' meeting was held; Oliver Wetherbee was elected chairman, and Daniel W. Cobleigh secretary. A vote was passed to pay a bounty of one hundred dollars to each man who would come forward and volunteer, and be mustered in to the credit of the town. Four men responded and were subsequently mustered into the military serv