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    1. [N-E-MEM] Town of Lexington (300 Anniv.)
    2. Ms Betty Fredericks
    3. Hello,   For those of you who have an interest in Lexington, MA,   they are celebrating their 300th anniversary this year. (Parade -  today)   Lexington was first settled circa 1642[ as part of Cambridge, Massachusetts. What is now Lexington was then incorporated as a parish, called Cambridge Farms, in 1691. This allowed them to have a separate church and minister, but were still under jurisdiction of the Town of Cambridge. Lexington was incorporated as a separate town in 1713. It was then that it got the name Lexington,_Massachusetts (Lexington Historical Society)   .. And, don't forget that in at least 2 states ....  tomorrow is "Patriot's Day"  where parades and other activities are going on.    Including the events in Concord, MA:   (Maine is the other state, and I can't remember the other one at the moment.)   Betty             (near Lowell, MA)   (on Lists and Boards  for 12 yrs.;  now an Admin for 10 Lists and 5 Boards)

    04/13/2013 11:16:31