Wicomico County, Maryland

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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States ]] > [[Maryland|Maryland]] > Wicomico County''  
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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Maryland|Maryland]] > Wicomico County'' [[Image:Md-wicomico.png|thumb|right|400px|showing location of Wicomico County]]
  
 
== [http://www.wicomicocounty.org/ County Courthouse ]  ==
 
== [http://www.wicomicocounty.org/ County Courthouse ]  ==
  
Government Office Building<br>Route 50 &amp; Division Street<br>Salisbury, MD 21801
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Government Office Building<br>Route 50 &amp; Division Street<br>Salisbury, MD 21801  
  
Administrative Offices<br>P.O. Box 870<br>Salisbury, MD 21803-0870<br>Phone: 410-548-4696 or 410-548-4697<br>
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Administrative Offices<br>P.O. Box 870<br>Salisbury, MD 21803-0870<br>Phone: 410-548-4696 or 410-548-4697<br>  
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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*Named for Wicomico River, in turned derived from American Indian words wicko mekee, meaning "a place where houses are built," apparently referring to an Indian town on the banks.
  
 
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*Created 17 August 1867 from [[Somerset_County,_Maryland|Somerset]] and [[Worcester_County,_Maryland|Worcester]] counties
  
 
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[[Dorchester County, Maryland|Dorchester]] | [[Somerset County, Maryland|Somerset]] | [[Worcester County, Maryland|Worcester]] | [[Sussex County, Delaware|Sussex County]], Delaware
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[[Dorchester County, Maryland|Dorchester]] | [[Somerset County, Maryland|Somerset]] | [[Worcester County, Maryland|Worcester]] | [[Sussex County, Delaware|Sussex County]], Delaware  
  
 
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[[Category:Wicomico_County,_Maryland]]
 
[[Category:Wicomico_County,_Maryland]]

Revision as of 08:59, 6 October 2008

United States > Maryland > Wicomico County
File:Md-wicomico.png
showing location of Wicomico County

Contents

County Courthouse

Government Office Building
Route 50 & Division Street
Salisbury, MD 21801

Administrative Offices
P.O. Box 870
Salisbury, MD 21803-0870
Phone: 410-548-4696 or 410-548-4697

History

  • Named for Wicomico River, in turned derived from American Indian words wicko mekee, meaning "a place where houses are built," apparently referring to an Indian town on the banks.

Parent County

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places/Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Fruitland
  • Salisbury
Towns
  • Delmar
  • Hebron
  • Mardela Springs
  • Pittsville
  • Sharptown
  • Willards
Communities
  • Allen
  • Bivalve
  • Nanticoke
  • Parsonsburg
  • Powellville
  • Quantico
  • Tyaskin
  • Whitehaven

Neighboring Counties

Dorchester | Somerset | Worcester | Sussex County, Delaware

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References