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Maine Resource Guide: Sebec, Piscataquis 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

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


Incorporated

1812


Previous Designations

Township No. 4, Seventh Range North of Waldo Patent (T4 R7 NWP); one of the Bowdoin College townships


Boundary Changes

Land was set off to T3 R6 NWP (later Dover, now Dover-Foxcroft) in 1818

Land was set off to Bowerbank in 1927


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Sebec (Sebec Village), Sebec Corner (Sebec Corners), Sebec Station (former railroad station and post office at South Sebec), South Sebec


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Atkinson, Barnard Township, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Williamsburg Township


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Sebec, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Sebec


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Sebec, Piscataquis, Maine

Official Website: Town of Sebec

Maine Memory Network: Sebec


Bibliography

Buzzell, Iris, John Arnold, and Leroy Gearl, Family histories of Atkinson, Sebec, Bowerbank and Dover-Foxcroft, Me. ([S.l.: s.n.], 1998)

Cushing, Major Wainwright, "Early History of the Town of Sebec," Historical Collections of the Piscataquis County, Maine (Dover, Me.: Observer Press, 1910)

Roberts, Gwilym R., Sebec, Maine: before, during, and after the Civil War ([S.l.: s.n.], 1991 (Farmington, Me.: UMF Printing Dept.))

Sawtell, William R., Old Sebec ([S.l.]: W.R. Sawtell, c1999 (Old Town, Me.: Howland's Printing))

Wright, Shirley Nason, The history of Sebec 1812-1987 (Dover-Foxcroft, Me.: Piscataquis Observer, 1987 (Presque Isle, Me.: Print Works))

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