Machias, Maine

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=== Brief History  ===
 
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Organized as West Machias in 1826; name changed to '''Machias''' in 1830.<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), 192 (digital p. 201). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref>
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===

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Contents

Brief History

Organized as West Machias in 1826; name changed to Machias in 1830.[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), 192 (digital p. 201). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.

Adjacent towns: Washington Co.: Beals | Columbia | Columbia Falls | Harrington | Jonesboro | Jonesport | the Atlantic Ocean