East Machias, Maine

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Maine|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''East Machias'''  
 
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'''East Machias''' was organized from part of [[Machias, Maine|Machias]] in 1826. In 1840 the name was briefly changed to Mechisses, and then in 1841 changed back to '''East Machias''' again.<ref name="CCTPM">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), 145 (digital p. 154). 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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Contents

Brief History

East Machias was organized from part of Machias in 1826. In 1840 the name was briefly changed to Mechisses, and then in 1841 changed back to East Machias again.[1]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Probate Records

City Directories

Maps

Cemeteries

Churches

Land Records

Town Records

Newspapers

Libraries and Historical Societies

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), 145 (digital p. 154). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.

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