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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Maine|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Addison'''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine Genealogy|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Maine Genealogy|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Addison'''  
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===Town Clerk ===
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'''Town of Addison Town Clerk'''<br>334 Water St.<br>Addison, ME 04606<br>Phone: (207)483-4678<br>Email:[mailto:townofaddison@mgemaine.com townofaddison@mgemaine.com]<br>[http://www.addisonmaine.org/default.html Addison Website]
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=== Brief History  ===
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The town of Addison was given permission to incorporate by the General Court of Massachusetts on February 14, 1797. The settlers chose the name in honor of the British writer Joseph Addison. Shipbuilding and quarrying were the major industries. There were 83 vessels built between 1800 and 1900 and four major granite quarries in operation.
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Some record loss due to the Great Addison Point village fire in 1938. <ref>[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Addison,_Maine#Key_dates_in_history Wikipedia; Addison, Maine.]  Accessed 6/24/2016</ref>
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Latest revision as of 14:16, 15 August 2017

United States Gotoarrow.png Maine Gotoarrow.png Washington Gotoarrow.png Addison

Town Clerk

Town of Addison Town Clerk
334 Water St.
Addison, ME 04606
Phone: (207)483-4678
Email:townofaddison@mgemaine.com
Addison Website

Brief History

The town of Addison was given permission to incorporate by the General Court of Massachusetts on February 14, 1797. The settlers chose the name in honor of the British writer Joseph Addison. Shipbuilding and quarrying were the major industries. There were 83 vessels built between 1800 and 1900 and four major granite quarries in operation.

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Some record loss due to the Great Addison Point village fire in 1938. [1]

Probate Records

City Directories

Maps

Cemeteries

Churches

Land Records

Town Records

Newspapers

Libraries and Historical Societies

References

  1. Wikipedia; Addison, Maine. Accessed 6/24/2016

Adjacent towns: Washington Co.: Beals | Columbia | Columbia Falls | Harrington | Jonesboro | Jonesport | the Atlantic Ocean