This article relates the history of Cochranism, a fanatic religious sect which was practiced in York County in the first half of the 19th century. The article was written in 1867 and the author is unknown.
Maine Historical Society, . "The Cochran Fanaticism in York County." Maine History 20, 1 (1980): 23-39. https://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/mainehistoryjournal/vol20/iss1/3