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Maine Resource Guide: Westmanland, Aroostook County

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

County

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


Organized

1892 as Westmanland Plantation; organization confirmed and made valid in 1895


Incorporated

1977


Previous Designations

Township No. 15, Fourth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T15 R4 WELS); Houlton Academy Grant


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Blackstone, Westmanland


Adjacent Towns and Townships

New Sweden, Perham, T15 R5 WELS, T16 R4 WELS


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Westmanland, Maine

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 5. (1885)

Stuart's map of the timber lands of Maine. No. 5. (1894)


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Westmanland Plantation


General Resources

Maine Swedish Colony

Maine Memory Network: Westmanland


Bibliography

______, Looking back on Westmanland : a centennial project of the town of Westmanland, Maine, 1979 (Westmanland, Me. : Town of Westmanland, 1979)

Hede, Richard, Centennial history of Maine's Swedish colony: New Sweden, Westmanland, Stockholm and adjoining areas ([Stockholm, Me.?]: [s.n.], 1970)

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