Otisfield, Maine

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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oxford County, Maine|Oxford]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Otisfield'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oxford County, Maine|Oxford]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Otisfield'''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
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'''Otisfield''', also known as Otis Field, was organized as a [[Maine plantations|plantation]] in 1787; incorporated as a town in 1798. '''Phillips Gore''', also known as Shepherds Gore, was annexed in 1803; nearly all of '''[[Harrison, Maine|Harrison]]''' was set off in 1805; part of Phillips Gore was set off to the Town of '''[[Oxford, Maine|Oxford]]''' and part of '''Thompson Pond Plantation''' was annexed in 1830; land for a large part of '''[[Naples, Maine|Naples]]''' was set off in 1834; part of the Town of '''[[Poland, Maine|Poland]]''' was annexed in 1858; and the '''Otisfield Gore''' was annexed in 1933.<ref name="otisfield">[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=otisfield Otisfield, Oxford County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 7 November 2013).</ref> <ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otisfield,_Maine Otisfield, Maine] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 7 November 2013).</ref>
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'''County boundary change:''' Otisfield left Cumberland County, and joined Oxford County in 1978.<ref name="otisfield" />
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===

Revision as of 20:00, 7 November 2013

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Otisfield, also known as Otis Field, was organized as a plantation in 1787; incorporated as a town in 1798. Phillips Gore, also known as Shepherds Gore, was annexed in 1803; nearly all of Harrison was set off in 1805; part of Phillips Gore was set off to the Town of Oxford and part of Thompson Pond Plantation was annexed in 1830; land for a large part of Naples was set off in 1834; part of the Town of Poland was annexed in 1858; and the Otisfield Gore was annexed in 1933.[1] [2]

County boundary change: Otisfield left Cumberland County, and joined Oxford County in 1978.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Otisfield, Oxford County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 7 November 2013).
  2. Otisfield, Maine in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 7 November 2013).

Adjacent towns: Oxford Co.: Byron | Newry | Roxbury | Rumford | North-Oxford-Unorganized