Knox County, Maine Genealogy

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United States > Maine > 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