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Penobscot County
Founded: 1816
County Seat: Bangor

*****Some Cities and Villages in Penobscot County Maine*****

Bangor (County Seat), Brewer, Carmel, Charleston, Clifton, Dexter, Dixmont
,East Millinocket, Eddington, Edinburg, Etna, Exeter, Garland,
Greenbush, Hampden, Holden, Lakeveille,
Levant, Lowell, Mattawamkeag, Medway,
Millinocket, Newport, Orono,
Plymouth, Stacyville, Woodville

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Tax Lists



2017 Updates:

News-Miscellaneous: Mrs. Hoskins, submitted by Sally H.
News-Death Notices: John Hay
News-Anniversaries, Reunions and Parties: Capt. and Mrs. Wm. Dole celebrate 50th wedding anniversary in 1881; Mr. and Mrs. S. J. Cole celebrate 15th anniversary
News-Accidents & Tragedies- 1881 Ambrose Merrill; J. Frank Wilson
Marriage-Miscellaneous- Leighton-Chadbourne

Previous Updates:

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