Grand Falls Plantation, Maine

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Penobscot County, Maine|Penobscot]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Grand Falls Plantation'''  
  
 
'''Grand Falls''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the East Central Penobscot townships of Penobscot County, Maine. The north half was organized from Township 2 North Division as a plantation in 1840; and the rest in 1884.<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), 77 (digital p. 86). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> Grand Falls Plantation surrendered its organization in 1981, and has since been an unorganized territory.<ref name="Leclerc">Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 153. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>  
 
'''Grand Falls''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the East Central Penobscot townships of Penobscot County, Maine. The north half was organized from Township 2 North Division as a plantation in 1840; and the rest in 1884.<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), 77 (digital p. 86). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> Grand Falls Plantation surrendered its organization in 1981, and has since been an unorganized territory.<ref name="Leclerc">Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 153. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>  

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Grand Falls is an extinct plantation, now an unorganized territory (township) in the East Central Penobscot townships of Penobscot County, Maine. The north half was organized from Township 2 North Division as a plantation in 1840; and the rest in 1884.[1] Grand Falls Plantation surrendered its organization in 1981, and has since been an unorganized territory.[2]

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), 77 (digital p. 86). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.
  2. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 153. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.