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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Maine|Washington]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''East Machias'''  
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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]]'' '''East Machias'''  
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===Town Clerk ===
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'''Town of East Machias Town Clerk'''<br>32 Cutler Road<br>East Machias, ME 04630<br>Phone: (207)255-8598
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=== Brief History ===
  
=== Brief History  ===
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'''East Machias''' was organized from part of [[Machias, Maine|Machias]] in 1826. In 1840 the name was briefly changed to Mechisses, and then in 1841 changed back to '''East Machias''' again.<ref name="CCTPM">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), 145 (digital p. 154). A digital version is available via {{FHL|283056|item|disp=a link}} in the FamilySearch Catalog.</ref>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 14:27, 15 August 2017

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Town Clerk

Town of East Machias Town Clerk
32 Cutler Road
East Machias, ME 04630
Phone: (207)255-8598

Brief History

East Machias was organized from part of Machias in 1826. In 1840 the name was briefly changed to Mechisses, and then in 1841 changed back to East Machias again.[1]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Probate Records

City Directories

Maps

Cemeteries

Churches

Land Records

Town Records

Newspapers

Libraries and Historical Societies

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), 145 (digital p. 154). A digital version is available via a link in the FamilySearch Catalog.

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