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Perkins Plantation, Franklin County, Maine Genealogy

Not to be confused with Perkins (aka Swan Island) in Sagadahoc County.

Perkins is an extinct plantation, now an unorganized territory (township) in the South Franklin townships of Franklin County, Maine. In 1858 Perkins Plantation was set off from the largest portion of Plantation Number Four (created in 1849 from part of Carthage). Perkins surrendered its plantation organization in 1901, and has since remained unorganized territory.[1]


Adjacent towns: Franklin Co.:


  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), 100 (that is 109). A digital version is available via a link in the FamilySearch Catalog.