Bancroft, Aroostook County, Maine

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 County

Aroostook County (set off from Washington County in 1839)

 Organized

1840 as Bancroft Plantation

 Incorporated

1889

 Boundary Changes

Land was set off to Weston in 1907

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Bancroft, Bancroft Mills (former post office), Cherokee (former railroad station), Logan (former post office), North Bancroft, South Bancroft

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Danforth, Haynesville, Reed Plantation, T8 R4 NBPP, Weston

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Bancroft, 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: Bancroft

 General Resources

Maine Memory Network: Bancroft

 Bibliography

Dunn, Marion L., comp., and Basil E. Kinney, ed., Baskahegan families: a genealogical dictionary of Bancroft, Danforth, Orient and Weston, Maine ([Portland, Me.?]: B.E. Kinney, 1984)

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