These are links to free, online Hampden County histories and city and town histories for cities and towns within Hampden County, Massachusetts.* 

County Histories generally give information on the settlement of an area, geography, government, and industry in an area, and sometimes include biographical sketches of citizens or other information about the local residents. Some even include genealogies.

Hampden County

 

Agawam

Blandford

Brimfield

Chester

Chicopee

East Longmeadow

Granville

  • The Old Granville and the New written By Francis Wayland Shepardson, 1899

Hampden

Holland

Holyoke

Longmeadow

Ludlow 

Monson

Montgomery

Palmer

Russell

Southwick

Springfield

Tolland

Wales

West Springfield

  • The Old Day House, history of Josiah Day’s House (built in 1754), 1905

Westfield 

Wilbraham

 

*Hampden County histories & town histories will continue to be added as they are located.

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