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'''Criehaven Plantation''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) on an island in the Gulf of Maine. Criehaven Plantation was organized from [[Matinicus, Maine|Matinicus]] in 1897.<ref name="CCTPM67">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), 71. [{{CCTPM}} A digital copy] is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.</ref> Criehaven Plantation surrendered its organization and reverted to an unorganized territory in 1925.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criehaven,_Maine Criehaven, Maine] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia&amp;nbsp;'' (accessed 31 May 2013).</ref>  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Knox County, Maine|Knox]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Criehaven Plantation'''
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'''Criehaven Plantation''' is an extinct [[Maine plantations|plantation]], now an unorganized territory ([[Maine townships|township]]) on an island in the Gulf of Maine. Criehaven Plantation was organized from part of [[Matinicus, Maine|Matinicus]] in 1897.<ref name="CCTPM67">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), 71 (that is 80). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FamilySearch Catalog.</ref> Criehaven Plantation surrendered its organization and became to unorganized territory in 1925.<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Criehaven,_Maine Criehaven, Maine] in ''Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia'' (accessed 31 May 2013).</ref>  
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=== Local Histories  ===
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*Dorothy Elisabeth Simpson, ''The Island's True Child&nbsp;: a Memoir of Growing Up on Criehaven&nbsp;'' ([Camden, Me.]&nbsp;: Down East Books, ©2003). {{WorldCat|60322437|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}.
  
 
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Criehaven Plantation is an extinct plantation, now an unorganized territory (township) on an island in the Gulf of Maine. Criehaven Plantation was organized from part of Matinicus in 1897.[1] Criehaven Plantation surrendered its organization and became to unorganized territory in 1925.[2]

Local Histories

  • Dorothy Elisabeth Simpson, The Island's True Child : a Memoir of Growing Up on Criehaven  ([Camden, Me.] : Down East Books, ©2003). At various libraries (WorldCat).

References

  1. 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), 71 (that is 80). A digital version is available via a link in the FamilySearch Catalog.
  2. Criehaven, Maine in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 31 May 2013).