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  • Haverhill is also known as: Essex County / Haverhill city, Haverhill [Mass., Haverhill, and Mass..

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tom Bergeron (presenter and television producer), Rob Zombie (songwriter and singer), Nolan Godfrey (lacrosse player and actor), Jon Shain (guitarist and singer-songwriter), Standard Design (graphic designer), Mike Welch (baseball player), and Michael Cummings (singer and musician).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Rumbo.

History

Located on the Merrimack River, it began as a farming community that would evolve into an important industrial center, beginning with sawmills and gristmills run by water power. In the 18th century, Haverhill developed tanneries, shipping and shipbuilding. The town was for many decades home to a significant shoe-making industry, by the end of 1913 Haverhill boasted one tenth of the shoes produced in America and because of this the town was known for a time as the "Queen Slipper City. " The city was also known for the manufacture of hats. Haverhill has played a role in nearly every era of American history, from the initial colonial settlement, to the French and Indian Wars, and the American Revolutionary and Civil Wars. The town was founded in 1640 by settlers from Newbury, and was originally known as Pentucket, which is the native American word for "place of the winding river. " The town was renamed for the town of Haverhill, England, in deference to the birthplace of the settlements first pastor, Rev. John Ward. The original Haverhill settlement was...

The official website for the city of Haverhill is http://www.ci.haverhill.ma.us/.

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Haverhill Obituaries

It was revealed on March 6th, 2016 that Paul W MacAvoy perished in Haverhill, Massachusetts.  MacAvoy was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Paul W's life.

It was disclosed on December 20th, 2015 that Bernice Mary Avalos (Meredith) passed on in Henderson, Nevada.  Ms. Avalos was 94 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Bernice Mary's life.

It was revealed by Flint Journal on December 16th, 2015 that Zane R Turner died in Flint, Michigan.  Turner was 83 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Zane R's life.

It was revealed by Ocala Star Banner on October 4th, 2015 that Catherine Rose Legare (Nelson) passed away in Ocala, Florida.  Ms. Legare was 81 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Catherine Rose's life.

It was noted by San Diego Union-Tribune on June 25th, 2015 that Stephanie Anne Sawyer (Snow) passed away in San Diego, California.  Ms. Sawyer was 40 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Stephanie Anne's life.

It was revealed by Sarasota Herald-Tribune on May 18th, 2015 that Lena F Long (Soucy) passed on in Sarasota, Florida.  Ms. Long was 91 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lena F's life.

It was written on May 17th, 2015 that Douglas John Fallon passed on in Cave Creek, Arizona.  Fallon was 65 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Douglas John's life.

It was disclosed by The Times Record on April 9th, 2015 that Shirley E White (Stultz) perished in Brunswick, Maine.  Ms. White was 90 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley E's life.

It was noted by The Times Record on March 6th, 2015 that Marsha R Blackman (Rickless) passed away in Brunswick, Maine.  Ms. Blackman was 93 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Marsha R's life.

It was revealed by Burlington Free Press on February 23rd, 2015 that Frederick E Sr "Fred" Lowd passed on in New Haven, Vermont.  Lowd was 87 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Frederick E Sr "Fred"'s life.

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Children of Israel Cemetery
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Haverhill, WA 98185
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Haverhill Cemetery News

Stations of the cross refurbished at cemetery
LAWRENCE Over the years as Catholic churches closed, statues, altar tables and other items have found a new home at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Cemetery ... Calvary Baptist, 13 Ashland St., Haverhill: "What Pastors Desire Most At Revival" is the ...
http://www.eagletribune.com/local/x104122371/Stations-of-the-cross-refurbished-at-cemetery

Donald A. LaPlante, Sr., 97
Newburyport will be Saturday, Oct. 30 at 10 a.m. followed by burial in Belleville Cemetery, Newburyport ... He was the husband of Eileen (Suurhans) Grover. HAVERHILL M. Jeanne (Gendron) Chareth, 98, died Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010 at Port Healthcare in ...
http://www.newburyportnews.com/obituaries/x1364878083/Donald-A-LaPlante-Sr-97

Fed up: Merrimack Valley voters say their anger will guide them on Election Day
Haverhill resident Roy Wright said voters will have one thing ... Frank Talty, a political science professor at the University of Massachusetts Lowell, said voter anger is legitimate, but it's hard to tell what impact it will have on Election Day.
http://www.eagletribune.com/local/x1364880716/Fed-up-Merrimack-Valley-voters-say-their-anger-will-guide-them-on-Election-Day

Richard T. Gannon, 54
Gannon of Methuen, Jeremiah Gannon of Haverhill, Erin Gannon of Peabody ... Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery in Methuen. Relatives and friends may call Thursday, Nov. 4, 2010 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. For other information, please ...
http://www.salemnews.com/obituaries/x1364883211/Richard-T-Gannon-54

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