Place:Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States

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NameNantucket
Alt namesNantucket countysource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates41.267°N 70.083°W
Located inMassachusetts, United States     (1695 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


Nantucket is a county.

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Timeline

Date Event Source
1693 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1695 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1706 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1721 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1790 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1790 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1790 4,620
1800 5,617
1810 6,807
1820 7,266
1830 7,202
1840 9,012
1850 8,452
1860 6,094
1870 4,123
1880 3,727
1890 3,268
1900 3,006
1910 2,962
1920 2,797
1930 3,678
1940 3,401
1950 3,484
1960 3,559
1970 3,774
1980 5,087
1990 6,012

Research Tips

External links

  • Outstanding guide to Nantucket County, Massachusetts family history and genealogy (FamilySearch Research Wiki). History, towns and cities, county histories, birth, marriage, and death records, deeds, wills, court records, divorce records, naturalizations, tax records, warnings out, maps, and societies.

www.mdwsweb.com/magenweb/nantucket.html


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