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Maine Resource Guide: Bridgewater, Aroostook County

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

County

Aroostook County (set off from Washington County in 1839)


Incorporated

1858 from half-townships granted to Bridgewater Academy (in the north) and Portland Academy (in the south)


Previous Designations

Bridgewater Academy Grant and Portland Academy Grant


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Boundary, Bridgewater, Bridgewater Center (former post office), Bridgewater Corner, Snow Settlement, Sugar Hill


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Blaine, Cox Patent, Monticello, TC R2 WELS, Wicklow (N.B.), Wilmot (N.B.)


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Bridgewater, Maine

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1885)

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1894)


Census Records

1837 Census of Bridgewater (Bridgewater Academy Grant) Aroostook Co Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Bridgewater


General Resources

Maine Memory Network: Bridgewater


Bibliography

Rideout, Annie E., History of Bridgewater, Maine (Manchester, Me. : Falmouth Pub. House, 1953)

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