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Maine Resource Guide: Baileyville, Washington County

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County · Incorporated · Previous Designations · Boundary Changes · Villages, Locations and Settlements · Adjacent Towns and Townships · Maps · Military Records · General Resources · Bibliography

County

Washington County (set off from Lincoln County in 1789)


Incorporated

1828 from Plantation No. 7 ED


Previous Designations

Township No. 7 Eastern Division, Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T7 ED BPP)


Boundary Changes

Part of Princeton was annexed in 1847


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Kelleyland (Kellyland), North Baileyville (former post office), Whiddens Farm (former railroad station), Woodland (Baileyville), Woodland Junction


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Alexander, Baring Plantation, Fowler Township, Indian Township, Princeton, St. James (N.B.), St. Stephen (N.B.)


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Baileyville, Maine

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: Baileyville


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Baileyville, Washington, Maine

Official Website: Town of Baileyville

Baileyville Pioneers


Bibliography

Bailey, Albert W., History: early Baileyville, Maine, and its pioneers; Genealogy: Nathaniel Bailey families (Calais, Me.: Calais Advertiser Press, 1972)

Ober, Grace M., comp., Some history of Woodland: The village in Baileyville (Calais, Me.: Advertiser Publishing Company, 1975)

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