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Maine Resource Guide: Westmanland, Aroostook County

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


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



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


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


______, 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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