Population in 1860, 1,558; in 1865, 1,571.
Valuation in 1860, $1,109,424; in 1865, $1,026,968.
The selectmen in 1861 were L. J. Hemingway, F. A. Sawyer, H. E. Warren, J. F. Knowlton, Alvin Henshaw; in 1862, C. O. Greene, F. A. Sawyer, A. Henshaw, H. E. Warren, A. B. Knowlton; in 1863 and 1864, C. O. Greene, F. A. Sawyer, A. Henshaw, H. E. Warren, T. I. Howe; in 1865, C. O. Greene, A. Henshaw, C. V. Newton, J. G. Stone, E. Warner.
The town-clerk during all these years was F. A. Brigham.
The town-treasurer for the same time was L. C. Knowlton.
1861. The first meeting to consider questions relating to the war was held May 2d.
The meeting was opened with prayer by Rev. William A. McGinley.
A committee was chosen to consider and report what action the town should take in regard to the war, which reported that the town pay to each volunteer one dollar a day for each day's drill, two days in the week for the first four weeks, and one dollar a day for one day's drill ea