Brownfield, Maine

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'''Brownfield''' was first organized as a [[Maine plantations|plantation]] in 1779. In 1802 part was set off to [[Fryeburg, Maine|Fryeburg]] and the remainder was incorporated as a town.<ref name="CCTPM67">Maine Historical Records Survey Project, Division of Professional and Service Projects, Work Projects Administration, ''Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine: a Handbook of Incorporations, Dissolutions, and Boundary Changes'' (Portland, Maine: The Survey, 1940), 69 (digital p. 78). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref>
  
 
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=== Historical Data  ===

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Brief History

Brownfield was first organized as a plantation in 1779. In 1802 part was set off to Fryeburg and the remainder was incorporated as a town.[1]

Historical Data

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Vital Records

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References

  1. Maine Historical Records Survey Project, Division of Professional and Service Projects, Work Projects Administration, Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine: a Handbook of Incorporations, Dissolutions, and Boundary Changes (Portland, Maine: The Survey, 1940), 69 (digital p. 78). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.

Adjacent towns: Oxford Co.: Byron | Newry | Roxbury | Rumford | North-Oxford-Unorganized