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Maine Resource Guide: Parkman, Piscataquis County

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

County

Piscataquis County (set off from Lincoln County to Kennebec County in 1799, to Somerset County in 1809, to Piscataquis County in 1838)


Incorporated

1822 from Parkman Plantation (Plantation No. 5, Sixth Range)


Previous Designations

Township No. 5, Sixth Range North of Waldo Patent (T5 R6 NWP)


Boundary Changes

Part of Wellington was annexed in 1841, but returned in 1842 upon repeal of the act

Land was set off to Guilford in 1878


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Parkman, Pingree Center, South Parkman (former post office)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Abbot, Cambridge, Guilford, Kingsbury Plantation, Sangerville, Wellington


Cemeteries

Cemetery at Parkman Corner


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Parkman, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Parkman


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Parkman, Piscataquis, Maine

Official Website: Town of Parkman


Bibliography

Keniston, Frank W., Biographies of Guilford, Sangerville, Abbot, and Parkman, Maine ([Auburn, Maine, Press of Merrill & Webber company] 1942)

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