Georgetown Early Settlers

Surnames

Adams Bailey Bartlett Boynton Bradstreet Braman Brockelbank Burbank Burpee Carleton Chandler Clark Dodge Dole Dresser Goodrich Harriman Herbert Jewett Jackman Jewett Raynor Mighill Plumer Little Low Lull Merrills Moses Moody Nelsons Perley Pingree Poor Savory Searle Spofford Tenney Tidd

John Spofford was among the original settlers in Rowley, having come from England with with the Rev. Ezekial Rogers in 1638. After thirty years in comparative safety and civilization John Spofford at the age of 50, his wife and their nine children undertook the move six miles westward and became Georgetown's first permanent settlers.

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