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
  • Magalloway

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

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