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Maine Resource Guide: Medford, Piscataquis County

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

County

Piscataquis County (set off from Lincoln County to Hancock County in 1789, to Penobscot County in 1816, to Piscataquis County in 1838)


Incorporated

1824 as the town of Kilmarnock from Plantation No. 2, Seventh Range; name changed in 1856 to Medford; organization surrendered in 1940


Organized

1941 as Medford Plantation; organization surrendered in 1945


Reincorporated

1967


Previous Designations

Township No. 2, Seventh Range North of Waldo Patent (T2 R7 NWP)


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Dean (former railroad station), Medford, Medford Center, North Medford (former post office)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Lagrange, Lake View Plantation, Maxfield, Milo, Orneville Township, Seboeis Plantation


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Medford, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Medford


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Medford, Piscataquis, Maine

Official Website: Town of Medford


Bibliography

______, Medford notes 1808-1958 ([Medford, Me.?: Cold Brook Grange, No. 436, 1958])

Sawtell, William R., Medford revisited ([S.l.: s.n., 1996?] (Dover-Foxcroft, Me.: Printed at D & B Printing Services))

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