Silver Ridge Township, Aroostook County, Maine

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 County

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

 Organized

1863 as Silver Ridge Plantation; organization ratified in 1868, confirmed and made valid in 1878; organized in 1883; organization surrendered in 1941

 Previous Designations

Easterly half of Township No. 2, Fifth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T2 R5 WELS)

 Boundary Changes

Land was set off to Sherman in 1870

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Monarda, Silver Ridge

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Benedicta Township, Sherman, T1 R5 WELS, T2 R4 WELS

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Silver Ridge, 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)

 Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Silver Ridge Plantation

 General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Silver Ridge, Aroostook, Maine

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