Chelmsford and Billerica were each incorporated about the same time, though a few days later.
"This is Chelmsford, sir," he answered, with a surprise equalling my own.
I recall Ezra telling us of you after his return from Chelmsford some time since, said Nat.
The Chelmsford Chronicle of June 23rd, 1786, gives an account of her execution.
Outside this gate the great Roman road reached away to Chelmsford and Colchester.
At Chelmsford the sheriff of Suffolk met them, there to receive him, and to carry him into Suffolk.
At Chelmsford he was delivered to the sheriff of Suffolk, and by him conducted to Hadley.
I found that she knew many officers at Chelmsford and Colchester.
Billerica escaped harm, but Chelmsford was twice visited by hostile bands and several buildings were burned.
The earliest account of the ceremony is at Chelmsford in 1556.