Hello, My Name is Dan Hamilton. This is a collection of resources and materials gathered or created in the course of my ongoing research into the Massachusetts towns of Brookfield, North Brookfield, East Brookfield, West Brookfield, Warren, New Braintree, and the ancestral entity of all: The Quaboag Plantation. The site is constantly growing and welcomes contributions of additional material.
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This site is only possible through the generosity of those towns, organizations, and residents of the area who have a passionate interest in their history and the generosity to share both themselves, their work, and their passion with others. I thank them all.Read More
My initial introduction to the history of the area was in conjunction with genealogical research into my Hamilton ancestors and the discovery that they arrived in Brookfield in 1701, and that their history is intertwined with that of the area.Read More