Place:Whitefield, Lincoln, Maine, United States

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NameWhitefield
TypeTown
Coordinates44.167°N 69.617°W
Located inLincoln, Maine, United States
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Whitefield is a town in Lincoln County, Maine, United States. The population was 2,300 at the 2010 census. Whitefield is named for the celebrated British evangelist George Whitefield, who inspired the colonists before the town was settled in 1770, mainly by Irish Catholics. They remembered him when incorporation came in 1809. Whitefield is included in the Augusta, Maine micropolitan New England City and Town Area.

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