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Subject: Re: [GM-L] Weymouth
Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 12:50:21 EST
By 1635, Weymouth was being flooded by the large numbers of settlers coming
to the Massachusetts Bay Colony. They attempted to establish an identity by
incorporating the settlement of Wessagussett, renaming it Weymouth.