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Maine Resource Guide: Oakfield, Aroostook County

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

County

Aroostook County (set off from Hancock County to Penobscot County in 1816, to Aroostook County in 1839)


Organized

1856 as Oakfield Plantation; organized in 1866 for the assessment of taxes; organization legalized in 1878; successor to former plantation organized in 1895


Incorporated

1897


Previous Designations

Township No. 5, Third Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T5 R3 WELS)


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Bennett (former railroad station), Burleigh (former post office), Oakfield, Red Bridge, Timoney (former railroad station)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Dyer Brook, Linneus, New Limerick, Smyrna, T4 R3 WELS


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Oakfield, Maine

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1885)

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 4. (1894)


Census Records

1837 Census of Oakfield, Penobscot Co., (now in Aroostook Co.) Maine (Township 5 Range 3)


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Oakfield


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Oakfield, Aroostook, Maine

Official Website: Town of Oakfield

Maine Memory Network: Oakfield


Bibliography

______, Souvenir of Oakfield, Me. (Brunswick, Me.: Maine Map & Register Co., 1911)

Class of 1957, Oakfield Community High School, The story of Oakfield (Oakfield, Me. : Commercial Dept., the High School, 1957)

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