Hancock County, Maine Genealogy

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*'''City''': Ellsworth  
 
*'''City''': Ellsworth  
*'''Towns''': Amherst | Aurora | Bar Harbor | Blue Hill | Brooklin | Brooksville | Bucksport | Castine | Cranberry Isles | Dedham | Deer Isle | Eastbrook | Hancock | 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  
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*'''Towns''': Amherst . Aurora . Bar Harbor . Blue Hill . Brooklin . Brooksville . Bucksport . Castine . Cranberry Isles . Dedham . Deer Isle . Eastbrook . Hancock . 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  
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*'''Unorganized territories''': Central Hancock . East Hancock . Northwest Hancock  
*'''Communities''': Bar Harbor | Bucksport  
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*'''Communities''': Bar Harbor . Bucksport
*'''Villages''': Bass Harbor | Islesford | Minturn | Northeast Harbor
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*'''Villages''': Bass Harbor . Islesford . Minturn . Northeast Harbor
  
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
 
=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mehancoc/ The Hancock County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mehancoc/ The Hancock County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/hancock/hancfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hancock County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/hancock/hancfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Hancock County  
* [http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=182977&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Hancock&columns=*,0,0 Family History Library Catalog]
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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=182977&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Hancock&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Hancock County
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_Maine]]
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_Maine]]

Revision as of 19:04, 8 September 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

50 State Street, Suite 7
Ellsworth, Maine 04605

History

Parent County

Created 25 June 1789 from Lincoln County

Boundary Changes

  • Two partitions:
    • Penobscot 15 February 1816
    • Waldo 7 February 1827

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 . Hancock . 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

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References