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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Gorham'''
  
The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine.
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=== Gorham Academy, 1806  ===
  
[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/chronology A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society]
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=== History  ===
  
[http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&ved=0CCEQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FGorham%2C_Maine&ei=7YaJUP-TKtDciQLNpYGAAQ&usg=AFQjCNEBLYzMaBaweJR9-p2aNOZd5sGUkw&sig2=P_kDfowhttHKStJGymm43g Listing in Wikipedia]
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[[Image:Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg|thumb|right|300px|Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg]]The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine. It was named in honor of the famous New England Ranger John Gorham, the great grandfather of John Gorham 4th.  
  
=== Church Records  ===
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[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/chronology A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society]
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[http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&ved=0CCEQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FGorham%2C_Maine&ei=7YaJUP-TKtDciQLNpYGAAQ&usg=AFQjCNEBLYzMaBaweJR9-p2aNOZd5sGUkw&sig2=P_kDfowhttHKStJGymm43g Listing in Wikipedia]
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=== Church Records  ===
  
 
Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):  
 
Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):  
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=== Societies  ===
 
=== Societies  ===
  
[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/home Gorham Historical Society]
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[http://www.gorhamhistorical.com/home Gorham Historical Society]
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=== References  ===
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'''Adjacent towns: ''Cumberland Co.: '' [[Scarborough, Maine|Scarborough]] | [[Standish, Maine|Standish]] | [[Westbrook, Maine|Westbrook]] | [[Windham, Maine|Windham]] | ''York Co.: '' [[Buxton, Maine|Buxton]]'''
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[[Category:Cumberland_County,_Maine]] [[Category:Towns_in_Maine]]

Revision as of 19:45, 13 November 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Maine Gotoarrow.png Cumberland Gotoarrow.png Gorham

Gorham Academy, 1806

History

Academy Building, Gorham, ME.jpg
The town of Gorham is located in southeastern Maine. It was named in honor of the famous New England Ranger John Gorham, the great grandfather of John Gorham 4th.

A Brief Chronology of Historical Events by the Gorham Historical Society

Listing in Wikipedia

Church Records

Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):

Cemetery Records

Vital Records

Courtesy of the Gorham Historical Society (all downloadable Excel Spreadsheets):

Societies

Gorham Historical Society

References

Adjacent towns: Cumberland Co.: Scarborough | Standish | Westbrook | Windham | York Co.: Buxton