Town of Palmyra, Maine

This site is dedicated to the local history of Palmyra, Maine located in Somerset County. It is a produced by the Palmyra Historical Society as a benefit to those interested in this small Maine town with a rich history.

Palmyra Historical Society

The purpose of this Society shall be to bring together those people interested in history and especially in the history of Palmyra and the surrounding area.

To collect and preserve historical information in many forms and make it available for research. Understanding the history of our community is basic to our democratic way of life, gives us a better understanding and promotes a better appreciation of our American Heritage.


President - Ann L. Foss
Vice President - Constance Millett
Secretary - Nathaniel C. Foss Jr.
Treasurer - Diane White
Executive Director - Dean Homstead
Webmaster - Robert A. Roy

Palmyra Church and Grange Hall


7 April 2024: New Picture on Historical Photos Page 1 2 April 2024: Added Photo and New Clippings Pages 7 April 2023: Added List of Officers
4 April 2023: Added SSL Certificate
19 March 2023: Updated Cemetery pages
12 March 2023: 2022 Town Report posted

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