The document below is the entire History of Fayette, a book written by Joseph H. Underwood and edited by Russell C. Tuck. The book contains not only a written record of how our lovely town began, but also:
- Genealogical records of Fayette from 1795 to 1858
- Military lists from the Revolutionary War, War of 1812, the Civil War, World War I, and World War II
- Civil lists including town meeting moderators, selectmen, treasurers and tax collectors from 1795 to 1955; Massachusetts General Court members from 1795-1819; and state legislature members from 1820-1924
- And a list of early settlers and the first United States census.