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Maine Resource Guide: Westfield, Aroostook County

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

County

Aroostook County (set off from Washington County in 1839)


Organized

By 1879 and again in 1896 as Westfield Plantation for the assessment of taxes; doings of the plantation legalized in 1893


Incorporated

1905


Previous Designations

Township No. 10, Second Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T10 R2 WELS); Westfield Academy and Deerfield Academy Grants


Boundary Changes

An adjacent unincorporated gore running the length of the town's westerly line was annexed in 1921


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Westfield


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Chapman, E Township, Easton, Mars Hill, Presque Isle, T10 R3 WELS


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Westfield, 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: Westfield


General Resources

Maine Memory Network: Westfield


Bibliography

Day, Clarence Albert, A history of the town of Westfield : in the nineteenth century (typescript, 1945-1972)

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