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Maine Resource Guide: Princeton, Washington County

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

County

Washington County (set off from Lincoln County in 1789)


Incorporated

1832


Previous Designations

Township No. 17 Eastern Division, Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T17 ED BPP)


Boundary Changes

Land was set off to Baileyville in 1847


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Bonney (former post office), Princeton, South Princeton, West Princeton


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Alexander, Baileyville, Indian Township, Number 21 Township


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Princeton, 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

Princeton Citizens in War Service

World War I Soldiers Index: Princeton


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Princeton, Washington, Maine

Official Website: Town of Princeton

Maine Memory Network: Princeton


Bibliography

Bacon, George F., Calais, Eastport and vicinity, their representative business men, and points of interest: embracing Calais, Eastport, Machias, Machiasport, Milltown, Jonesport, Princeton, Millbridge, Cherryfield and Lubec (Newark, N.J.: Glenwood Pub. Co., c1892)

Belmore, Bruce W., Early Princeton, Maine [Ancestry.com] (Princeton, Me.: unknown, 1945)

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