Place:Huntington, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States

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NameHuntington
Alt namesHuntington Villagesource: USGS, GNIS Digital Gazetteer (1994) GNIS25001094
TypeTown
Coordinates42.233°N 72.867°W
Located inHampshire, Massachusetts, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Huntington is a town in Hampshire County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 2,174 at the time of the 2000 census. It is part of the Springfield, Massachusetts Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Huntington, originally named Norwich, was first settled in 1769 and was officially incorporated in 1775. As Norwich, it was incorporated in Hampshire County in 1773. Norwich was created from Murrayfield in 1773, and renamed Huntington in 1855.

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