Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Bathers at Old Orchard Beach on Saco Bay (June 2010)

Bathers at Old Orchard Beach on Saco Bay (June 2010)

1716 Incorporation of the town of Georgetown
1722
In the first violence of the 4th Indian War, nine families were seized on the northern end of Merrymeeting Bay. Most were soon released; others were held to trade for hostages held by the British.
1798
Incorporation of the towns of Sumner and Hartford
1814
Incorporation of the towns of Hermon and Sangerville
1817
Incorporation of the town of Brooksville
1874
Virgil D. Parris, elected as a State Rights Democrat to the Twenty-fifth Congress, reelected once, serving 1838-1841, dies.
1903
Birth date of Louise Dickinson Rich, author of many books about Maine, most famously We Took to the Woods in 1941
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