FIRST PARISH-NEEDHAM-

The history of ther first parish in Needham. 4o farmer living on the western outskirts of Dedham partioned the Colonial Governor for a charter to start a new town. The grant was issued in November, 1711 and the church was erected on Nehoiden Street in 1712. Local taxes supported the church until laws changed in 1834.

 

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