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Maine Resource Guide: Williamsburg Township, Piscataquis County

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County · Incorporated · Boundary Changes · Previous Designations · Adjacent Towns and Townships · Maps · Military Records · Bibliography

County

Piscataquis County (set off from Lincoln County to Hancock County in 1789, to Penobscot County in 1816, to Piscataquis County in 1838)


Incorporated

1820 from Williamsburg Plantation; organization surrendered in 1939


Boundary Changes

Land was set off to form Barnard Township in 1834


Previous Designations

Easterly part of Township No. 6, Eighth Range North of Waldo Patent (T6 R8 NWP)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Barnard Township, Brownville, Katahdin Iron Works Township, Sebec


Maps

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 3. (1885)

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 3. (1894)


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Williamsburg


Bibliography

Lowell, Mary Chandler, comp., "Early Town Records of Williamsburg, Maine," New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. 94 (Boston, Mass.: The Society, 1940)

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