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Unity Township, Kennebec County, Maine Genealogy

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Modern township borders of Unity in Kennebec County, Maine.


History[edit | edit source]

Not to be confused with Unity, Maine, a neighboring town in Waldo County.

Unity in Kennebec County is a former Maine Plantation which surrendered its plantation status in 1942 [1] thus becoming an unorganized territory or township.

Unity Gore Plantation was organized in 1853 from Unity Gore, and later renamed simply "Unity Plantation." The plantation was discontinued in 1942 in Maine Genealogy.[2]

Boundary changes[edit | edit source]

Part of Unity Gore was set off to Sebasticook Benton in 1847. Part was also set off to Albion in 1853.

Records[edit | edit source]

An 1837 census for Unity Plantation is available online. Also, the Maine State Archives have tax valuation books for Unity Plantation 1926-1940 in RootsWeb.[3].

Adjacent towns[edit | edit source]

Albion | Benton | Clinton | Burnham| Unity

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Unity, Kennebec County, Maine in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 19 May 2013)
  2. Unity Township, Kennebec County, Maine (accessed 19 May 2013)
  3. 1837 Census of Unity Plantation, (north of Albion) Kennebec Co., Maine 1837 Census (accessed 15 December 2018)