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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2, Chapter 11: Nantucket County. (search)
harbor, on the borders of which the town of Nantucket is located. The history of Nantucket is verNantucket is very interesting, and its war record during the Rebellion, which is all we have now to do with, is higy honorable, and in brief is as follows:— Nantucket Incorporated as the town of Sherburn, June 27, 1687; name changed to Nantucket, June 8, 1795. Population in 1860, 6,294; in 1865, 4,830. Vhen mustered in and credited to the quota of Nantucket. 1863. December—, Voted, to authorize theney to volunteers enlisting to the credit of Nantucket, not to exceed three hundred dollars to any eviate the suffering of the sick and wounded Nantucket soldiers. 1864. At the annual election-dato the return made by the selectmen in 1866, Nantucket furnished two hundred and sixty-nine men fornavy, but those only who were inhabitants of Nantucket, and were in the military service. The townwhole amount of money raised and expended by Nantucket for State aid to soldiers' families during t[1 more...]<
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