Knox County, Maine

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*[http://members.aol.com/vsena/knox/KnoxGenWeb.html The Knox County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://members.aol.com/vsena/knox/KnoxGenWeb.html The Knox County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County (backup site)
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183050&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Knox&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Knox County
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183050&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Knox&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Knox County
  

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Contents

County Courthouse

62 Union Street
Rockland, Maine 04841

History

  • Named for American Revolutionary war general and Secretary of War, Henry Knox, who lived in the county from 1795 until his death in 1806.

Parent County

Created 1 April 1860 from Lincoln and Waldo counties.

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Rockland

Towns:

  • Appleton
  • Camden
  • Cushing
  • Friendship
  • Hope
  • Isle au Haut
  • North Haven
  • Owls Head
  • Rockport
  • Saint George
  • South Thomaston
  • Thomaston
  • Union
  • Vinalhaven
  • Warren
  • Washington

Plantation:

  • Matinicus Isle

Unorganized territory:

  • Criehaven

Communities:

  • Camden
  • Thomaston

Villages:

  • Hibberts Corner
  • Port Clyde

Neighboring Counties

Lincoln | Waldo

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References