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*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for Maine, {{please contact a Sysop}}.
 
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*10 June 2008 -- The [http://pilot.familysearch.org FamilySearch Record Search] pilot added records from the 1850 U.S. Census for the state of Maine. This collection can be searched for free.
 
*10 June 2008 -- The [http://pilot.familysearch.org FamilySearch Record Search] pilot added records from the 1850 U.S. Census for the state of Maine. This collection can be searched for free.
 
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*Maine was formed by glaciers in the Ice Age. The state covers 33,387 square miles which ranks it 39th in size among all states. Understanding the lay of the land can help you find records for your ancestors. The [[Maine Maps]] article provides more information about the state.
 
*Maine was formed by glaciers in the Ice Age. The state covers 33,387 square miles which ranks it 39th in size among all states. Understanding the lay of the land can help you find records for your ancestors. The [[Maine Maps]] article provides more information about the state.
 
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=== '''Welcome to Maine, The Pine Tree State''' ===
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== Featured Content  ==
 
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Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The [[United States Military Records]] article provides more information about the federal records.
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Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The [[United States Military Records]] article provides more information about the federal records.  
  
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[[Cornwall County, Maine|Cornwall]] | [[East County, Maine|East]] | [[New Somerset County, Maine|New Somerset]] | [[West County, Maine|West]] | [[Yorkshire County, Maine|Yorkshire]]
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[[Cornwall County, Maine|Cornwall]] | [[East County, Maine|East]] | [[New Somerset County, Maine|New Somerset]] | [[West County, Maine|West]] | [[Yorkshire County, Maine|Yorkshire]]  
  
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*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/research/geneal.html Maine State Archives] provides many genealogical resources.
 
*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/arc/research/geneal.html Maine State Archives] provides many genealogical resources.
  
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
 
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Revision as of 17:12, 29 October 2010

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*If you are interested in being the moderator for Maine, Please contact the Support Team.
  • 10 June 2008 -- The FamilySearch Record Search pilot added records from the 1850 U.S. Census for the state of Maine. This collection can be searched for free.
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Did You Know?
*Maine was formed by glaciers in the Ice Age. The state covers 33,387 square miles which ranks it 39th in size among all states. Understanding the lay of the land can help you find records for your ancestors. The Maine Maps article provides more information about the state.
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Welcome to Maine, The Pine Tree State

Maine.png

Maine flag.png

Featured Content

Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The United States Military Records article provides more information about the federal records.


Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:

Cornwall | East | New Somerset | West | Yorkshire


Research Tools

Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: