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Maine Resource Guide: Woolwich, Sagadahoc County

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

County

Sagadahoc County (set off from Lincoln County in 1854)


Incorporated

1759 as a district from the Nequasset Tract; incorporated as a town in 1775


Previous Designations

Nequasset (Nequasseag, Negausseg); Tuessic (Towesic); New Merrymeeting; The Clark and Lake Claim


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Chops Crossroad, Days Ferry (formerly Burying Point, West Woolwich), East Woolwich (former post office), Montsweag, Murphy Corner (Murphy's Corner), Nequasset, Sagadahoc Ferry (former post office), Woolwich, Wrights (former railroad station)


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Arrowsic, Bath, Bowdoinham, Dresden, Georgetown, Westport, Wiscasset


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Woolwich, Maine


Cemeteries

Partridge Cemetery


Vital Records

Record of Marriages by Rev. Jonathan Adams in Woolwich, 1817-1831


Miscellaneous Resources

Kennebec Purchase Petitioners, 1752


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Woolwich


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Woolwich, Sagadahoc, Maine

Official Website: Town of Woolwich

MEGenWeb Project: Woolwich

Maine Memory Network: Woolwich


Bibliography

Mitchell, Harry Edward, et al., comp., The town register: Wiscasset, Edgecomb, Whitefield, Alna, Woolwich, Dresden, 1906 (PDF) (Brunswick, Me.: H. E. Mitchell, 1906)

Thayer, Rev. Henry O., "The Transient Town of Cork," Collections and Proceedings of the Maine Historical Society, Second Series, Vol. 3 (Portland, Me.: The Society, 1892)

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