Hanson MA USGenWeb Project

Campfire Girls postcard, 1939 Factory Hill, c. 1915 Maquan pond, 2011 Hanson Town Hall, 2011 Cranberry Cove, 2011 Indian Head pond, 2011 Indian Head river, 2011 Camp Kiwanee Needles lodge, 2011 Indian Head School, 2011 Maquan pond docks, 2011 Maquan School, 2011 Wampatuck pond, 2011 Camp Kiwanee front entrance, 2011

Vital Records

Early vital records for Hanson can be found in:
Vital Records of Hanson, MA to the Year 1850. (Boston, MA: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1912).

This book has been transcribed.

Vital Records of African American, Native American, and "mulatto" slaves, servants, and freepersons
from the 1700-1800s
in Pembroke and Hanson, MA
Compiled by Mary Blauss Edwards

Vital Records 1875 to present:
Town Clerk
Hanson Town Hall
542 Liberty St., Hanson, MA 02341
Phone: (781) 293-2772

Vital Records 1875-1910:
Massachusetts Archives
 220 Morrissey Blvd.
 Boston, MA 02125
 Fax: 617-288-8429
 Hours: Mon. - Fri. 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Sat. 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Vital Records 1911 to present:
Massachusetts Registry of Vital Records and Statistics
 150 Mount Vernon St., 1st Floor
 Dorchester, MA 02125-3105


Deeds and Probate

 Plymouth County Registry of Deeds
 7 Russell St.
 Plymouth, MA 02360
 P.O. Box 3535
 Plymouth, MA 02361
 Fax: 508-830-9280
 Researchers can search grantor books or grantee books at no charge, copies are 50 cents/sheet.

Plymouth County Probate and Family Court
11 South Russell St.
Plymouth, MA 02360
Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.