Place:Mariaville, Hancock, Maine, United States


NameMariaville
TypeTown
Coordinates44.717°N 68.4°W
Located inHancock, Maine, United States
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Mariaville is a town in Hancock County, Maine, United States. The town was named for Maria Matilda, daughter of landholder William Bingham. The population was 513 at the 2010 census.

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First occupancy circa 1802. First settlers were Mr. Fabrick, Seth Alcott, B. and D. Eppes, James Hapworth and Elisha Goodwin.

Organized 1823 as Mariaville Plantation

Incorporated February 29, 1836

Previous Designations: Parts of Township No. 14 and No. 20 Middle Division, Bingham's Penobscot Purchase (T14 & T20 MD BPP); Bingham

Bibliography: Honey, Mark E., Mariaville : a history of Wm. Bingham's settlement on the Union River, Townships 14 & 20, Hancock County, Maine ; with a geneology [sic] of her families ([S.l. : s.n., 1986?]) Wasson, Samuel: A Survey of Hancock County Maine; Sprague, Owen & Nash, publishers; Augusta, Maine 1878.