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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Molunkus Plantation'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Molunkus Plantation'''  
  
'''Molunkus''' (also known as South Molunkus) is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the South Aroostook townships of Aroostook County. Molunkus Plantation was organized from TA R5 WELS and T1 R4 WELS in 1844. [[Macwahoc, Maine|Macwahoc Plantation]] was formed from the T1 R4 part of the Molunkus Plantation in 1851. The remainder was reorganized in 1851, 1854, 1860, and 1883. The plantation organization was surrendered at a time after 1883, and it has since remained unorganized territory.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=molunkus_township Molunkus Township, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 22 June 2013).</ref> <ref name="CCTPM">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), 87 (digital p. 96). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref>  
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'''Molunkus''' (also known as South Molunkus) is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) in the South Aroostook townships of Aroostook County. Molunkus Plantation was organized from TA R5 WELS and T1 R4 WELS in 1844. [[Macwahoc, Maine|Macwahoc Plantation]] (T1 R4 WELS) was set off from Molunkus Plantation in 1851. The remainder was reorganized in 1851, 1854, 1860, and 1883. The plantation organization was surrendered at a time after 1883, and it has since remained unorganized territory.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=molunkus_township Molunkus Township, Aroostook County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 22 June 2013).</ref> <ref name="CCTPM">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), 87 (digital p. 96). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FHL Catalog.</ref>  
  
 
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United States Gotoarrow.png Maine Gotoarrow.png Aroostook Gotoarrow.png Molunkus Plantation

Molunkus (also known as South Molunkus) is an extinct plantation, now an unorganized territory (township) in the South Aroostook townships of Aroostook County. Molunkus Plantation was organized from TA R5 WELS and T1 R4 WELS in 1844. Macwahoc Plantation (T1 R4 WELS) was set off from Molunkus Plantation in 1851. The remainder was reorganized in 1851, 1854, 1860, and 1883. The plantation organization was surrendered at a time after 1883, and it has since remained unorganized territory.[1] [2]


Adjacent Towns:  Aroostook Co.:  Macwahoc (Plantation) | North Yarmouth Academy Grant Township | Number 1 R5 Township| Penobscot Co.:  Mattawamkeag | Medway | Number 1 R6 Township | Penobscot Indian Island Reservation | Woodville

References

  1. Molunkus Township, Aroostook County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 22 June 2013).
  2. 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), 87 (digital p. 96). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.