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Belgrade, Maine, USA

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Where is Belgrade, Maine, USA? 

Belgrade, Kennebec, Maine, USA
"...1774 marked the beginning of the known history of Belgrade, Maine. In that year a man named Philip Snow, who had hunted for some time in what is now Sidney, decided to look for new hunting grounds on the other side of the large lake to the west. He crossed the lade and landed about two miles north of what is now Belgrade Depot, and there he built a log cabin. He apparently intended this as just a base for his hunting trips, since he came alone, without any family. After about six years, Snow sold his cabin to Joseph Greely, and probably returned to his family, in Sidney. At some later date, but before Belgrade became a town, he returned to the west side of the lake with his wife and nine children. Later still, he and his family left the country. Snow Pond (now Lake Messalonskee) and Mt. Philip (just north of Belgrade Lakes) were both named in his honor..."
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1859
BELGRADE, a township of Maine, U.S., in Kennebec co., 11 m. N of Augusta. In its environs is a...Read MORE...

1886 - Belgrade
Belgrade lies in the north-western part of Kennebec county, about 10 miles from Augusta. It is...Read MORE...

1916
Belgrade, a post-hamlet of Kennebec co., Me., in Belgrade township (town), on the Maine Central R., ...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Rockwood
flag  James Minot ROCKWOOD (18 August 1836, Belgrade, Maine, USA - 28 March 1918, Waterville, Maine, USA)
 

Ancestors Who Died Here


Hersom
  Samuel HERSOM (1798, - 23 February 1865, Belgrade, Maine, USA)

Leathers
  Asa LEATHERS (1791, - 31 December 1865, Belgrade, Maine, USA)

Mosher
flag  Elisha MOSHER (7 March 1743, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - March 1814, Belgrade, Maine, USA)
flag  Ephraim MOSHER (28 December 1718, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - abt. 1814, Belgrade, Maine, USA)

Raiman
flag  Eunice RAIMAN (7 February 1717, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, USA (Bliss Corner) (Smith Mills) - 1813, Belgrade, Maine, USA)

Tibbetts
  Nathaniel TIBBETTS (1817, - 3 May 1864, Belgrade, Maine, USA)

Trask
flag  Alexander TRASK (24 June 1834, Chelsea, Maine, USA (Togus) - 17 March 1911, Belgrade, Maine, USA)
 

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