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'''Greenfield''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]] and town, now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the East Central Penobscot townships in Penobscot County, Maine. Greenfield was first settled in 1812.<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> The plantation was organized from Township 38 North of Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T 38 NBPP).<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), 78 (digital p. 87). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> The town was created from Greenfield Plantation in 1834.<ref>''Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine'', 153 (digital p. 162).</ref> The town's incorporation was repealed in 1993, and since then it has been unorganized territory.<ref>Leclerc, 153.</ref>  
 
'''Greenfield''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]] and town, now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the East Central Penobscot townships in Penobscot County, Maine. Greenfield was first settled in 1812.<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> The plantation was organized from Township 38 North of Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T 38 NBPP).<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), 78 (digital p. 87). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> The town was created from Greenfield Plantation in 1834.<ref>''Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine'', 153 (digital p. 162).</ref> The town's incorporation was repealed in 1993, and since then it has been unorganized territory.<ref>Leclerc, 153.</ref>  

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Greenfield is an extinct plantation and town, now an unorganized territory (township) in the East Central Penobscot townships in Penobscot County, Maine. Greenfield was first settled in 1812.[1] The plantation was organized from Township 38 North of Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T 38 NBPP).[2] The town was created from Greenfield Plantation in 1834.[3] The town's incorporation was repealed in 1993, and since then it has been unorganized territory.[4]

References

  1. 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.
  2. 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), 78 (digital p. 87). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.
  3. Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine, 153 (digital p. 162).
  4. Leclerc, 153.

 

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