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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Berlin'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Berlin'''  
  
'''Berlin''' is an extinct town formerly in [[Franklin County, Maine]]. Berlin was established in 1824 from the Township 6 AP (aka Number 6 Plantation).<ref name="Leclerc">Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 151. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> The 1837 population was 470, and 2,175 bushels of wheat were grown there.<ref>[http://newenglandtowns.org/maine/berlin Berlin, Maine] at ''New England Towns.org'' (accessed 19 April 2013).</ref> In 1842 her incorporation was repealed.<ref>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), 103. [https://dcms.lds.org/view/action/ieViewer.do?dps_pid=IE745238&amp;amp;dps_dvs=1366407214513~105&amp;amp;dps_pid=IE745238&amp;amp;change_lng=en Digital copy].</ref> This place is now identified as Township 6 North of Weld.  
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'''Berlin''' is an extinct town formerly in [[Franklin County, Maine]]. Berlin was established in 1824 from the Township 6 AP (also known as Number 6 Plantation).<ref name="Leclerc">Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 151. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> The 1837 population was 470, and 2,175 bushels of wheat were grown there.<ref>[http://newenglandtowns.org/maine/berlin Berlin, Maine] at ''New England Towns.org'' (accessed 19 April 2013).</ref> In 1842 her incorporation was repealed.<ref>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), 103. [https://dcms.lds.org/view/action/ieViewer.do?dps_pid=IE745238&amp;amp;amp;amp;dps_dvs=1366407214513~105&amp;amp;amp;amp;dps_pid=IE745238&amp;amp;amp;amp;change_lng=en Digital copy].</ref> This place is now identified as Township 6 North of Weld.  
  
'''Records.''' Berlin town and vital records, 1822-1851, are preserved in [[Phillips, Maine]]. A microfilm copy of '''Berlin''' town and vital records is available from the Family History Library on {{FHL|311127|title-id|disp=film 011744 Item 2}}.  
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'''Records.''' Berlin town and vital records, 1822-1851, are preserved in [[Phillips, Maine]]. A microfilm copy of '''Berlin''' town and vital records is available from the Family History Library on {{FHL|311127|title-id|disp=film 011744 Item 2}}.  
  
 
'''Adjacent towns: ''' [[Madrid Township, Maine|Madrid Township]] | [[Phillips, Maine|Phillips]] | [[Township E, Maine|Township E]] | [[Weld, Maine|Weld]] | '''''Oxford County:&nbsp;''''' [[Byron, Maine|Byron]]  
 
'''Adjacent towns: ''' [[Madrid Township, Maine|Madrid Township]] | [[Phillips, Maine|Phillips]] | [[Township E, Maine|Township E]] | [[Weld, Maine|Weld]] | '''''Oxford County:&nbsp;''''' [[Byron, Maine|Byron]]  

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Berlin is an extinct town formerly in Franklin County, Maine. Berlin was established in 1824 from the Township 6 AP (also known as Number 6 Plantation).[1] The 1837 population was 470, and 2,175 bushels of wheat were grown there.[2] In 1842 her incorporation was repealed.[3] This place is now identified as Township 6 North of Weld.

Records. Berlin town and vital records, 1822-1851, are preserved in Phillips, Maine. A microfilm copy of Berlin town and vital records is available from the Family History Library on film 011744 Item 2.

Adjacent towns: Madrid Township | Phillips | Township E | Weld | Oxford County:  Byron

References

  1. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 151. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  2. Berlin, Maine at New England Towns.org (accessed 19 April 2013).
  3. 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), 103. Digital copy.