Oxford County, Maine Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
m
m (Reverted edits by Standingve (Talk); changed back to last version by Dsammy)
Line 23: Line 23:
 
=== Populated Places  ===
 
=== Populated Places  ===
  
*'''Towns''': Andover | Bethel | Brownfield | Buckfield | Byron | Canton | Denmark | Dixfield | Fryeburg | Gilead | Greenwood | Hanover | Hartford | Hebron | Hiram | Lovell | Mexico | Newry | Norway | Otisfield | Oxford | Paris | Peru | Porter | Roxbury | Rumford | Stoneham | Stow | Sumner | Sweden | Upton | Waterford | West Paris | Woodstock |
+
*'''Towns''': Andover . Bethel . Brownfield . Buckfield . Byron . Canton . Denmark . Dixfield . Fryeburg . Gilead . Greenwood . Hanover . Hartford . Hebron . Hiram . Lovell . Mexico . Newry . Norway . Otisfield . Oxford . Paris . Peru . Porter . Roxbury . Rumford . Stoneham . Stow . Sumner . Sweden . Upton . Waterford . West Paris . Woodstock  
*'''Plantations''': Lincoln Plantation | Magalloway Plantation  
+
*'''Plantations''': Lincoln Plantation . Magalloway Plantation  
*'''Unorganized Territories''': Milton | North Oxford | South Oxford  
+
*'''Unorganized territories''': Milton . North Oxford . South Oxford  
*'''Communities''': Dixfield | Fryeburg | Mexico | Norway | Oxford | Rumford | South Paris  
+
*'''Communities''': Dixfield . Fryeburg . Mexico . Norway . Oxford . Rumford . South Paris  
*'''Villages''': Dickvale | North Waterford | Waterford Flat
+
*'''Villages''': Dickvale . North Waterford . Waterford Flat
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
  
[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland ]]| [[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin ]]| [[York County, Maine|York ]]| '''New Hampshire''' Counties: [[Carroll County, New Hampshire|Carroll ]]| [[Coos County, New Hampshire|Coos ]]| [[Compton County, Quebec|Compton County]], Quebec
+
[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland ]]| [[Franklin_County,_Maine|Franklin ]]| [[York County, Maine|York ]]| '''New Hampshire''' counties: [[Carroll County, New Hampshire|Carroll ]]| [[Coos County, New Hampshire|Coos ]]| [[Compton County, Quebec|Compton County]], Quebec
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
Line 65: Line 65:
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~meoxford/ The Oxford County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~meoxford/ The Oxford County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/oxford/oxfiles.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Oxford County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/oxford/oxfiles.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Oxford County  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183093&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Oxford&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
+
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183093&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Oxford&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Oxford County
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
 
[[Category:Oxford_County,_Maine]]
 
[[Category:Oxford_County,_Maine]]

Revision as of 19:14, 8 September 2008

United States > Maine > Oxford County
Me-oxford.png

Contents

County Courthouse

26 Western Avenue
South Paris, Maine 04281

History

Parent County

Created 4 March 1805 from Cumberland and York counties

Boundary Changes

  • 2 counties were created over the years:
    • Franklin 20 March 1838
    • Androscoggin 18 March 1854

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

  • Towns: Andover . Bethel . Brownfield . Buckfield . Byron . Canton . Denmark . Dixfield . Fryeburg . Gilead . Greenwood . Hanover . Hartford . Hebron . Hiram . Lovell . Mexico . Newry . Norway . Otisfield . Oxford . Paris . Peru . Porter . Roxbury . Rumford . Stoneham . Stow . Sumner . Sweden . Upton . Waterford . West Paris . Woodstock
  • Plantations: Lincoln Plantation . Magalloway Plantation
  • Unorganized territories: Milton . North Oxford . South Oxford
  • Communities: Dixfield . Fryeburg . Mexico . Norway . Oxford . Rumford . South Paris
  • Villages: Dickvale . North Waterford . Waterford Flat

Neighboring Counties

Androscoggin | Cumberland | Franklin | York | New Hampshire counties: Carroll | Coos | Compton County, Quebec

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References