Paxton Funeral Homes
Paxton was first settled in 1749 and was officially incorporated in 1765. The town of Paxton was originally taken from the towns of Leicester and Rutland, in nearly equal parts, and was incorporated February 12, 1765. It then received its name from Charles Paxton, a "Commissioner of the Customs". The inhabitants soon commenced their plan for building a meeting house, and on the first day of April, 1765, the town voted to build it. It was raised on the 18th day of June, 1766, and this is the frame of the present meeting house. In 1766, within two years of the incorporation of the town, the foundation of the present meeting house was laid, on what is now the common, near the flag staff. The land was given by Seth Howe, from a piece of his pasture. David Davis went to Boston with a pair of oxen and drew to Paxton the bell now in use, which was made by Paul Revere. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 15. 5 square miles (40 km), of which 14. 7 square miles (38 km) is land and 0. 7 square miles (1. 8 km), or 4. 78%, is water. It is bounded on...
The official website for the city of Paxton is http://www.townofpaxton.net/.
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Britton-Wallace Funeral Home Located 8 miles from Paxton
Britton Funeral Homes is committed to being the premier funeral service provider in our communities. It is our goal and passion to provide every family with the finest, most complete services available. We strive to deliver the very best service...
Caswell King Funeral Homes Located 4 miles from Paxton
Since 1890, Caswell-King Funeral Home enjoys a long history of honesty, caring, dignity, and fairness. We serve all faiths, ethnic backgrounds and lifestyles. We are proud of our flexibility in meeting the diverse personal needs of the families...
Daniel T Morrill Funeral Home Located 17 miles from Paxton
The Daniel T. Morrill Funeral Home is dedicated to providing services to the families of Southbridge, Sturbridge, Charlton and surrounding communities with care and compassion.
John A Matarese Funeral Home Located 23 miles from Paxton
Matarese Funeral Home and Cremation Service, independently owned and operated, has been serving Ashland, Massachusetts and the surrounding communities for over 25 years. It was established in 1971 by John Matarese, a licensed funeral director.
Morris Funeral Home Located 19 miles from Paxton
Donald C. Morris had a vision that he would own and operate a funeral home that would served the community in a relaxed and caring manner. In 1952, he purchased the property at 40 Main Street (Route 30) in Southborough, and opened the doors of...
Mulhane Home for Funerals Located 11 miles from Paxton
Mulhane Home for Funerals has been independently owned and operated by five generations of the Mulhane Family since its establishment in 1872. For over 140 years Mulhane Home for Funerals has been owned and operated by five generations of the...
Rand-Harper-Pickering Funeral Located 15 miles from Paxton
Located in beautiful downtown Westborough, MA, Rand-Harper-Pickering Westborough Funeral Home has served the Westborough area since 1880.
The funeral home is proud of its history of serving residents of all faiths of the Westborough and...
Smith Funeral Home Incorporated Located 19 miles from Paxton
The Hebert family has been serving the Gardner and Winchendon communities since 1995. Our experienced staff will sensitively and compassionately guide you through every detail.
H & R Memorial Sales
217 Richards Ave Send flowers
Paxton, MA 01612