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Maine Resource Guide: Wellington, 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

County

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


Incorporated

1828 from Bridgetown Plantation (Bridgestown Plantation, Bridgton Plantation)


Previous Designations

Township No. 3, First Range Bingham's Kennebec Purchase, East of Kennebec River (T3 R1 BKP EKR); Bridges Town; Bridgestown; Bridgetown

Residents in 1820 were enumerated in the "Million Acres North of Harmony"


Boundary Changes

Land was set off to Parkman in 1841, to Cambridge in 1885


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Burdin (former post office), Burdin Corner, Huff Corner, Hutchins Corner, Wellington


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Brighton Plantation, Cambridge, Harmony, Kingsbury Plantation, Parkman


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Wellington, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Wellington


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Wellington, Piscataquis, Maine

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