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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Gorham'''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Gorham''' {{MECumGorMap}}
  
 
=== Gorham Academy, 1806  ===
 
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=== Brief History  ===
 
=== Brief History  ===
  
[[Image:Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg|thumb|right|300px]]The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine. It was named in honor of the famous New England Ranger John Gorham, the great grandfather of John Gorham 4th.  
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[[Image:Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg|thumb|right|300px|Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg]]The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine. It was named in honor of the famous New England Ranger John Gorham, the great grandfather of John Gorham 4th.  
  
 
[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/chronology A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society]  
 
[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/chronology A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society]  

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Gorham Academy, 1806

Brief History

Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg
The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine. It was named in honor of the famous New England Ranger John Gorham, the great grandfather of John Gorham 4th.

A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society

Listing in Wikipedia

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):

Probate Records

City Directories

Maps

Cemeteries

Churches

Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):

Land Records

Town Records

Newspapers

Libraries and Historical Societies

Societies

Gorham Historical Society

References

Adjacent towns: Cumberland Co.: Scarborough | Standish | Westbrook | Windham | York Co.: Buxton