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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Macwahoc'''<br><br>'''Macwahoc''' is a [[Maine plantations|Maine plantation]] in the forests on the south border of Aroostook County. Settled in 1835,<ref>George Jones Varney, ''A Gazetteer of the State of Maine'' (Boston: B.B. Russell, 1881), 72. Digial copy at [http://books.google.com/books?id=bLc-AAAAYAAJ&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&f=false Google Books].</ref> then first organized from Township 1 Fourth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T1 R4 WELS) as a part of the larger '''Molunkus Plantation''' (which included TA R5 WELS), also known as '''South Molunkus Plantation''' in 1844. In 1851 '''Macwahoc Plantation''' was set off and organized separately. It was also reorganized in 1854, 1860, 1887, and continues today.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=macwahoc_plantation Macwahoc Plantation, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 14 October 2013).</ref>  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Macwahoc'''<br><br>'''Macwahoc''' is a [[Maine plantations|Maine plantation]] in the forests on the south border of Aroostook County. Settled in 1835,<ref>George Jones Varney, ''A Gazetteer of the State of Maine'' (Boston: B.B. Russell, 1881), 72. Digial copy at [http://books.google.com/books?id=bLc-AAAAYAAJ&amp;printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&amp;f=false Google Books].</ref> then first organized from Township 1 Fourth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T1 R4 WELS) as a part of the larger '''Molunkus Plantation''' (which included TA R5 WELS), also known as '''South Molunkus Plantation''' in 1844. In 1851 '''Macwahoc''' was set off and organized as a separate plantation. It was also reorganized in 1854, 1860, 1887, and continues today.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=macwahoc_plantation Macwahoc Plantation, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 14 October 2013).</ref>  
  
 
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Macwahoc is a Maine plantation in the forests on the south border of Aroostook County. Settled in 1835,[1] then first organized from Township 1 Fourth Range West of the Easterly Line of the State (T1 R4 WELS) as a part of the larger Molunkus Plantation (which included TA R5 WELS), also known as South Molunkus Plantation in 1844. In 1851 Macwahoc was set off and organized as a separate plantation. It was also reorganized in 1854, 1860, 1887, and continues today.[2]


Records. Plantation records 1851-1893 including elections, warrants, proceedings of meetings, bills, lists of soldiers and voters, taxes, other town records; intentions of marriage and marriage records are housed in Macwahoc, Maine. The Family History Library has a microfilm copy on FHL Film 011561.

Adjacent towns: Aroostook Co.: Molunkus Township | North Yarmouth Academy Grant Township | Reed Plantationl | Township 1 R5 | Penobscot Co.: Drew Plantation | Kingman Township | Mattawamkeag

References

  1. George Jones Varney, A Gazetteer of the State of Maine (Boston: B.B. Russell, 1881), 72. Digial copy at Google Books.
  2. Macwahoc Plantation, Aroostook County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 14 October 2013).

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