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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Blaine'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Blaine'''  
  
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=== Brief History  ===
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'''Letter B Plantation''' (Aroostook Co.) was created for tax purposes from Township B, First Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (TB R1 WELS) in 1859. '''Alva Plantation''' was created for tax purposes from Letter B Plantation in 1862. This plantation was incorporated into the town of [[Blaine,_Maine|Blaine, Maine]] in 1874.<ref>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), 67 (digital p. 76), and 83 (digital p. 92). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> <ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=blaine Blaine, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 16 September 2013).</ref>  
 
 
'''Letter B Plantation''' was created for tax purposes from Township B, First Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (TB R1 WELS) in 1859. '''Alva Plantation''' was created for tax purposes from Letter B Plantation in 1862. This plantation was incorporated into the town of [[Blaine, Maine|Blaine, Maine]] in 1874.<ref>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), 67 (digital p. 76), and 83 (digital p. 92). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref> <ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=blaine Blaine, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 16 September 2013).</ref>
 
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===
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=== City Directories  ===
 
=== City Directories  ===
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''Aroostook County (Maine) directories'' (1905-1906) Microfilm of original records published by Newton Journal Publishing Company. {{FHL|1130539|item|disp=FHL Film 2310324}}.
  
 
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Revision as of 20:00, 3 November 2013

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Letter B Plantation (Aroostook Co.) was created for tax purposes from Township B, First Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (TB R1 WELS) in 1859. Alva Plantation was created for tax purposes from Letter B Plantation in 1862. This plantation was incorporated into the town of Blaine, Maine in 1874.[1] [2]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Probate Records

City Directories

Aroostook County (Maine) directories (1905-1906) Microfilm of original records published by Newton Journal Publishing Company. FHL Film 2310324.

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), 67 (digital p. 76), and 83 (digital p. 92). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.
  2. Blaine, Aroostook County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 16 September 2013).