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Maine Resource Guide: Lexington Township, Somerset County

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County

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


Incorporated

1833 as the town of Lexington; organization surrendered in 1885


Organized

1885 as Lexington Plantation; organization surrendered in 1939


Previous Designations

Township No. 2, First Range Bingham's Kennebec Purchase, West of Kennebec River (BKP WKR)


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Gilman Pond (former post office at Lexington), Lexington


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Concord Township, Embden, Highland Plantation, Kingfield, New Portland


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Lexington, Maine


Cemeteries

Boynton Cemetery, Lexington, Me.

Lexington Flat Cemetery, Lexington, Me.


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Lexington


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Lexington, Somerset, Maine

Maine Memory Network: Lexington Twp.


Bibliography

______, Town records of Lexington, Somerset County, Maine (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c1993)

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