Sandy River Plantation, Franklin County, Maine

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 County

Franklin County (set off from Cumberland County to Oxford County in 1805, to Franklin County in 1838)

 Organized

1845 as part of Dallas Plantation (name changed that year from "Plantations 2 and 3 in the first range and 2 and 3 in the second range of townships"), together with T3 R1 WBKP (now Rangeley Plantation), T2 R2 WBKP (now Dallas Plantation), and T3 R2 WBKP (now Rangeley); name changed in 1852 to Rangeley Plantation; such multiple-township plantations were abolished in 1859

 Reorganized

1859 for election purposes; organized in 1905

 Previous Designations

Township No. 2, First Range West of Bingham's Kennebec Purchase (T2 R1 WBKP)

 Boundary Changes

Land was set off in 1865 to form Greenvale Plantation, which was reannexed in 1905

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Dallas Plantation, Madrid Township, Rangeley Plantation, Township E

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Sandy River Plantation, Maine

 Cemeteries

A Few Cemeteries in Maine

 Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Sandy River Plantation

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