Most People Don’t Know How These 10 Towns In Massachusetts Got Their Start

This state is full of great small towns, but not everyone knows the story behind how their hometown came to be. In order to help inspire everyone to celebrate their community, we dug up some fascinating information about a handful of great Bay State towns. Here are ten interesting towns in Massachusetts and the stories behind their names and origins.

Do you know the backstory behind your hometown? Share in the comments! For more Massachusetts history lessons, check out the weirdest and strangest things that have ever happened in this state.