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Hollis, Maine, USA

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Where is Hollis, Maine, USA? 

Hollis, York, Maine, USA
According to G.T. Ridlon, author of Saco Valley Settlements, "The original plantation of Little Falls included what is now Hollis, Dayton, and that part of Limington south of Little Ossipee river."

Early settlement was slow "in consequence of the uncertainty of titles, the boundaries of the original grants being a matter of dispute...In 1790 the population had increased to about 600 souls. The town was incorporated Jan. 27, 1798, by the name of Phillipsburgh..." The towns people soon determined the name Phillipsburgh was too awkward. "In 1811 the unwieldy name was exchanged for Hollis."

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Hollis, Maine, USA - Quillcote, Summer Home of Kate Douglas Wiggin, Hollis, Maine
Hollis, Maine, USA

Quillcote, Summer Home of Kate Douglas Wiggin, Hollis, Maine
Hollis, Maine, USA - The Saco River, Hollis, Maine
Hollis, Maine, USA

The Saco River, Hollis, Maine
Hollis, Maine, USA - Memorial Bridge - Buxton, Hollis, Me.
Hollis, Maine, USA

Memorial Bridge - Buxton, Hollis, Me.

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1886 - Hollis
Hollis is situated in the north-west part of York County, and on the west side of the Saco River....Read MORE...

1916
Hollis, a post-township (town) of York co., Me., is bounded on the E. by the Saco River. It has...Read MORE...


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