Oxford County, Maine Genealogy

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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