Kingman Township, Penobscot County, Maine

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 County

Penobscot County (set off from Lincoln County to Hancock County in 1789, to Penobscot County in 1816)

 Organized

1859 as McCrillis' Plantation

 Reorganized

1866 as Independence Plantation

 Incorporated

1873 as the town of Kingman; organization surrendered in 1935

 Organized

1935 as Kingman Plantation; organization surrendered in 1945

 Previous Designations

Township No. 6, Fourth Range North of Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T6 R4 NBPP); the southwest corner was known as the Ducktrap Grant

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Kingman

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Drew Plantation, Macwahoc Plantation, Mattawamkeag, Webster Plantation

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Kingman, 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: Kingman

 Vital Records

Marriages and Marriage Intentions Recorded in Kingman, 1874-1891

 General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Kingman Township, Penobscot, Maine

Maine Memory Network: Kingman

 Bibliography

Bacon, George Fox, Northern Maine, its points of interest and its representative business men, embracing Houlton, Presque Isle, Caribou, Ft. Fairfield, Danforth, Lincoln, Mattawamkeag, Winn and Kingman (Newark, N. J., Glenwood Publishing Company, 1891)

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