Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Sinclair, Maine: Township 17 Range 4 WELS in Aroostook County, Maine - 1894 to 1898 Road Repair Taxes
Sinclair, Maine: Township 17 Range 4 WELS, in Aroostook County - 1894-1898 road repair taxes. The name Sinclair had not yet come into use apparently.
Interestingly, in 1895, pieces of land were sold off to individuals.
Click here to see a post that contains links to the 1894-1898 road repair taxes for other townships in Aroostook County.
Click here to see a map of the Townships in Aroostook County.
Lists of those residents and non residents of Sinclair, Township 17, Range 4 WELS, owing road repair taxes for the years 1894-1898 appears at the end of this post. Please leave a comment if you have information to share on any of these people.
This list won't take the place of the burned 1890 US Federal Census records, but it might provide clues. Bear in mind that of the residents mentioned, only the name of the actual owner appears, not the names of the entire household. And it's possible there were other households in the township not subject to taxation.
Township 17, Range 4 WELS, 1894: near top of right page
Township 17, Range 4 WELS, 1898: bottom 2/3 of right page
Names of Residents and NonResidents of Township 17, Range 4 WELS, Sinclair, owing Road Repair Taxes from 1894-1898