Hancock County, Maine Genealogy

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== [http://www.co.hancock.me.us/ County Courthouse]  ==
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== [[ |County Courthouse]]  ==
  
Hancock County Courthouse<br> 50 State Street<br> Ellsworth, ME 04605<br> Phone. 207.667.9542&nbsp;<br><br>Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records; <br>Clerk, Superior Court has&nbsp;divorce and court records;<br>Probate&nbsp;Office has probate records; Register of <br>Deeds has land records; County Clerk has marriage <br>records 1789-1891<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hancock County, Maine page 304, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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[http://co.hancock.me.us/ Hancock County Courthouse]<br>50 State Street<br>Ellsworth, ME 04605<br>Phone. 207.667.9542&nbsp;<br><br>Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records; <br>Clerk, Superior Court has&nbsp;divorce and court records;<br>Probate&nbsp;Office has probate records; Register of <br>Deeds has land records; County Clerk has marriage <br>records 1789-1891<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hancock County, Maine page 304, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

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[[ |County Courthouse]]

Hancock County Courthouse
50 State Street
Ellsworth, ME 04605
Phone. 207.667.9542 

Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records;
Clerk, Superior Court has divorce and court records;
Probate Office has probate records; Register of
Deeds has land records; County Clerk has marriage
records 1789-1891[1]

History

Parent County

Created 25 June 1789 from Lincoln County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City
  • Ellsworth
Towns
  • Amherst
  • Aurora
  • Bar Harbor
  • Blue Hill
  • Brooklin
  • Brooksville
  • Bucksport
  • Castine
  • Cranberry Isles
  • Dedham
  • Deer Isle
  • Eastbrook
  • Franklin
  • Frenchboro
  • Gouldsboro
  • Great Pond
  • Hancock
  • Lamoine
  • Mariaville
  • Mount Desert
  • Orland
  • Osborn
  • Otis
  • Penobscot
  • Sedgwick
  • Sorrento
  • Southwest Harbor
  • Stonington
  • Sullivan
  • Surry
  • Swan's Island
  • Tremont
  • Trenton
  • Verona Island
  • Waltham
  • Winter Harbor
Unorganized territories
  • Central Hancock
  • East Hancock
  • Northwest Hancock
Communities
  • Bar Harbor
  • Bucksport
Villages
  • Bass Harbor
  • Islesford
  • Minturn
  • Northeast Harbor

Neighboring Counties

Penobscot | Waldo | Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Libraries, Archives, Museums

Abbe Museum
"Inspiring New Learning About the Wabanaki Nations with Every Visit"

Two Locations:
26 Mount Desert Street
Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

Abbe at Sieur de Monts Spring
Acadia National Park

(207) 288-3519
info@abbemuseum.org

Family history Centers

Societies - Genealogical, Historical, Lineage

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Hancock County, Maine page 304, {WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.