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Maine Resource Guide: Brookton Township, Washington County

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County

Washington County (set off from Lincoln County in 1789)


Organized

1840 as Plantation No. 9, Third Range NBPP for election purposes, its bounds including the settlement in No. 11 at Lambert's Lake


Reorganized

1851 as Jackson Brook Plantation


Incorporated

1883 as the town of Brookton; incorporation repealed in 1941


Previous Designations

Township No. 9, Third Range North of Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T9 R3 NBPP)


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Brookton, Kinney Nation


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Danforth, Forest Township, T8 R3 NBPP, Topsfield


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Brookton, 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)


Census Records

1837 Special Census of Brookton, (9R3), Washington Co., Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Brookton


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Brookton, Washington, Maine

Maine Memory Network: Jackson Brook

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