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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Jefferson'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Jefferson'''  
  
A part of '''Jefferson''' was once part of the Second Kennebec Patent (also known as the Kennebec Purchase, or Plymouth Patent) of 1629 granted by the British Crown. Jefferson was incorporated from the east side of '''Ballstown Plantation''' in 1807. Jefferson is also associated with the names '''Lincoln Academy Grant''', '''Damariscotta Pond''', and parts of '''[[Nobleboro, Maine|Nobleboro]]'''. Jefferson land was set off to '''[[Alna, Maine|Alna]]''' in 1816 and 1824 (the latter was returned in 1907); part of '''Patricktown Plantation''' (now [[Somerville, Maine|Somerville]]) was annexed in 1829; also, Jefferson land was set off to '''[[Newcastle, Maine|Newcastle]]''' in 1858.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=jefferson Jefferson, Lincoln County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 7 November 2013).</ref>  
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A part of '''Jefferson''' was once part of the Second Kennebec Patent (also known as the Kennebec Purchase, or Plymouth Patent) of 1629 granted by the British Crown.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Maine_land_patents List of Maine land patents] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 7 November 2013).</ref> Jefferson was incorporated from the east side of '''Ballstown Plantation''' in 1807. Jefferson is also associated with the names '''Lincoln Academy Grant''', '''Damariscotta Pond''', and parts of '''[[Nobleboro, Maine|Nobleboro]]'''. Jefferson land was set off to '''[[Alna, Maine|Alna]]''' in 1816 and 1824 (the latter was returned in 1907); part of '''Patricktown Plantation''' (now [[Somerville, Maine|Somerville]]) was annexed in 1829; also, Jefferson land was set off to '''[[Newcastle, Maine|Newcastle]]''' in 1858.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=jefferson Jefferson, Lincoln County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 7 November 2013).</ref>  
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===

Latest revision as of 22:32, 7 November 2013

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A part of Jefferson was once part of the Second Kennebec Patent (also known as the Kennebec Purchase, or Plymouth Patent) of 1629 granted by the British Crown.[1] Jefferson was incorporated from the east side of Ballstown Plantation in 1807. Jefferson is also associated with the names Lincoln Academy Grant, Damariscotta Pond, and parts of Nobleboro. Jefferson land was set off to Alna in 1816 and 1824 (the latter was returned in 1907); part of Patricktown Plantation (now Somerville) was annexed in 1829; also, Jefferson land was set off to Newcastle in 1858.[2]

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  1. List of Maine land patents in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 7 November 2013).
  2. Jefferson, Lincoln County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 7 November 2013).

 

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