Places

  • Caribou is also known as: Aroostook County / Caribou city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Susan Collins (politician and businessperson), Russell Currier (biathlete), and Georgia C. Archer (film producer and casting director).

History

Caribou is the second largest city in Aroostook County, Maine, United States. Its population was 8,189 at the 2010 census. Between 1838 and 1839, the undeclared Aroostook War flared between the United States and Canada, and the Battle of Caribou occurred in December 1838. The dispute over the international boundary delayed settlement of the area until after the signing of the Webster-Ashburton Treaty in 1842. With peace restored, European settlers arrived in large numbers in 1843. From Eaton Plantation and part of half-township H, Caribou was incorporated on April 5, 1859, as the town of Lyndon. In 1869, it annexed Eaton, Sheridan and Forestville plantations. On February 26 of that year its name was changed to Caribou, only to revert back to Lyndon on March 9. On February 8, 1877, Caribou was finally confirmed as the town's permanent name. Two enduring mysteries are the reason for the original name of Lyndon, and the reasons for the town's name being subsequently changed back and forth between Lyndon and Caribou. The small town grew throghout the late 19th century, and with the coming of the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad in the 1890s, agricultural exports exploded. This began a...

The official website for the city of Caribou is http://www.cariboumaine.org/.

There are currently 2 funeral home listings for the city of Caribou, Maine.

Caribou Obituaries

It was written on March 7th, 2015 that Carolyn Gay (Nelson) passed on in Merrimack, New Hampshire.  Ms. Gay was 77 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Carolyn's life.

It was revealed on February 8th, 2015 that Mary Kathryn "MB" Burtchell died in The Villages, Florida.  Burtchell was 61 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Kathryn "MB"'s life.

It was revealed on February 8th, 2015 that Gloria Jeanne Simon (McGee) passed on in Elyria, Ohio.  Ms. Simon was 69 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Gloria Jeanne's life.

It was reported by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on February 8th, 2015 that Irene J Ginn (Bengtson) passed away in Brewster, Massachusetts.  Ms. Ginn was 96 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Irene J's life.

It was disclosed by Telegraph Journal 1900>11/2001 on February 6th, 2015 that Alta F Trecartin (Ferris) passed away in Saint John.  Ms. Trecartin was 89 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alta F's life.

It was reported by Ocala Star Banner on December 11th, 2014 that Joshual John Rossignol died in Florida.  Rossignol was 21 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Joshual John's life.

It was noted by San Diego Union-Tribune on November 27th, 2014 that Albert "Papa Bert" Butler died in Spring Valley, California.  Butler was 68 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Albert "Papa Bert"'s life.

It was written by Telegraph Journal 1900>11/2001 on January 30th, 2014 that Almyra M MacLaren (Hodsdon) died in Saint John.  Ms. MacLaren was 100 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Almyra M's life.

It was noted by Chippewa Herald on January 8th, 2014 that Kimberly A Singel (Thibodeau) passed away in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.  Ms. Singel was 52 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Kimberly A's life.

It was written by Worcester Telegram & Gazette on November 20th, 2013 that Alan G Quist passed away in Millbury, Massachusetts.  Quist was 67 years old and was born in Caribou, ME.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Alan G's life.

All Funeral Homes in Caribou

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Lancaster & Morgan Funeral Home
11 Clover St
Caribou, ME 04736
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Mockler Funeral Home
24 Reservoir St
Caribou, ME 04736

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