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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Knox County, Maine|Knox]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Appleton'''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine Genealogy|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Knox County, Maine Genealogy|Knox]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Appleton'''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
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Part of '''Barretstown Plantation''' (later became '''[[Hope, Maine|Hope]]''') was set off to '''Appleton Plantation''' (now Knox Co.) prior to 1800. It was also known as '''Appleton Ridge Plantation''', also known as '''Sunnebec'''. It was incorporated as the Town of Appleton in 1829. Appleton annexed part of Hope in 1843.<ref name="Appleton">[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=appleton Appleton, Knox County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 3 November 2013).</ref>
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'''County boundary changes:&nbsp;''' Lincoln County set off this land to Waldo County in 1827, and Waldo set off this land to Knox County in 1860.<ref name="Appleton" />
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===

Latest revision as of 04:06, 6 February 2015

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Part of Barretstown Plantation (later became Hope) was set off to Appleton Plantation (now Knox Co.) prior to 1800. It was also known as Appleton Ridge Plantation, also known as Sunnebec. It was incorporated as the Town of Appleton in 1829. Appleton annexed part of Hope in 1843.[1]

County boundary changes:  Lincoln County set off this land to Waldo County in 1827, and Waldo set off this land to Knox County in 1860.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Appleton, Knox County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 3 November 2013).

Adjacent towns: Knox Co.: Hope | Union | Washington | Waldo Co.: Liberty | Montville | Searsmont


 

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