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Maine Resource Guide: Cambridge, Somerset County

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

County

Somerset County (set off from Lincoln County to Kennebec County in 1799, to Somerset County in 1809)


Incorporated

1834 from part of Ripley


Previous Designations

Northerly part of Township No. 5, Fifth Range North of Waldo Patent (T5 R5 NWP)


Boundary Changes

Annexed part of Wellington in 1885


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Cambridge, North Ripley (former post office at Cambridge), Webber (former post office)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Dexter, Harmony, Parkman, Ripley, Wellington


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Cambridge, Maine


Cemeteries

Cambridge Memorial Gardens

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery


Vital Records

Cambridge Vital Records (pdf)


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Cambridge, Somerset, Maine

Official Website: Town of Cambridge


Bibliography

Fish, John L., "Cambridge Maine history," Lewiston Evening Journal, 21 May 1927

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