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United States > Maine > Franklin County
140 Main Street
Farmington, Maine 04938
Created 20 March 1838 from parts of Cumberland, Oxford, Kennebec and Somerset counties 
Places / Localities
- Carrabassett Valley
- New Sharon
- New Vineyard
- East Central Franklin
- North Franklin
- South Franklin
- West Central Franklin
Androscoggin | Kennebec | Oxford | Somerset | Frontenac County, Quebec
Maine Newspaper Archive. Indexes free; Digital page images $ (GenealogyBank $) Twenty-two early Maine 18th and 19th century newspapers, 1785-1898 online. Indexes (free); digital images ($). These newspapers are from Augusta, Bangor, Belfast, Brunswick, Castine, Eastport, Falmouth, Hallowell, Kennebunk, Portland, Saco and Wiscasset.
Tip: early Maine newspapers routinely reported on news, obituaries, births, marriages etc. from around the state. Be sure to search the indexes for all Maine newspapers to find your target ancestor.
Societies and Libraries
- ↑ Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].