Oxford County, Maine Genealogy

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== [http://oxfordcounty.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
 
== [http://oxfordcounty.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
  
26 Western Avenue<br> South Paris, Maine 04281  
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26 Western Avenue<br>South Paris, Maine 04281  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*2 counties were created over the years:  
 
*2 counties were created over the years:  
**Franklin 20 March 1838
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**Franklin 20 March 1838  
 
**Androscoggin 18 March 1854
 
**Androscoggin 18 March 1854
  
=== Record Loss  ===
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==== Record Loss  ====
  
 
== Places / Localities  ==
 
== Places / Localities  ==
  
=== Populated Places  ===
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==== 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  
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*'''Villages''': Dickvale . North Waterford . Waterford Flat
 
*'''Villages''': Dickvale . North Waterford . Waterford Flat
  
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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==== 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
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[[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  ==

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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