Lincoln County, Maine Genealogy

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[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/ Maine Newspaper Archive] $ ([http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank] $) Twenty-two early Maine 18th and 19th century newspapers, 1785-1898 online. Indexes (free); digital images ($). These newspapers are from Augusta, Bangor, Belfast, Brunswick, Castine, Eastport, Falmouth, Hallowell, Kennebunk, Portland, Saco and Wiscasset.  
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[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/ Maine Newspaper Archive] $ ([http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank] $) Twenty-two early Maine 18th and 19th century newspapers, 1785-1898 online. Indexes (free); digital images ($). These newspapers are from Augusta, Bangor, Belfast, Brunswick, Castine, Eastport, Falmouth, Hallowell, Kennebunk, Portland, Saco and [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/Wiscasset/ Wiscasset].  
  
Tip: early Maine newspapers routinely reported on news, obituaries, births, marriages etc. from around the state. Be sure to search the indexes for all Maine newspapers to find your target ancestor.<br>
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'''Tip: early Maine newspapers routinely reported on news, obituaries, births, marriages etc. from around the state. Be sure to search the indexes for all Maine newspapers to find your target ancestor.<br>'''
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'''Wiscasset, Lincoln County,&nbsp;newspapers online:'''
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/Wiscasset/Lincoln_Intelligencer/ '''Lincoln Intelligencer''']. Indexes Free, digital pages $. 1821-1822. at [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank].
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/Wiscasset/Lincoln_Telegraph/ '''Lincoln Telegraph''']. Indexes Free, digital pages $. 1821-1822. at [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank].
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/Wiscasset/Wiscasset_Argus/ '''Wiscasset Argus''']. Indexes Free, digital pages $. 1797-1798. at [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank].
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*[http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/newspapers/explore/USA/Maine/Wiscasset/Wiscasset_Telegraph/ '''Wiscasset Telegraph''']. Indexes Free, digital pages $. 1796-1799. at [http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/ GenealogyBank]<br>
  
 
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Revision as of 15:25, 14 June 2011

United States > Maine > Lincoln County
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Contents

County Courthouse

62 Union Street
Rockland, Maine 04841

History

  • Named for English city, Lincoln in Lincolnshire, England

Parent County

Created 19 June 1760 from York County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns
  • Alna
  • Boothbay Harbor
  • Boothbay
  • Bremen
  • Bristol
  • Damariscotta
  • Dresden
  • Edgecomb
  • Jefferson
  • Newcastle
  • Nobleboro
  • Somerville
  • South Bristol
  • Southport
  • Waldoboro
  • Westport
  • Whitefield
  • Wiscasset
Plantation
  • Monhegan
Gore
  • Hibberts Gore
Communities
  • Boothbay Harbor
  • Damariscotta-Newcastle
  • Waldoboro
  • Wiscasset
Villages
  • Bayville
  • New Harbor

Neighboring Counties

Kennebec | Knox | SagadahocWaldo

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Maine Newspaper Archive $ (GenealogyBank $) Twenty-two early Maine 18th and 19th century newspapers, 1785-1898 online. Indexes (free); digital images ($). These newspapers are from Augusta, Bangor, Belfast, Brunswick, Castine, Eastport, Falmouth, Hallowell, Kennebunk, Portland, Saco and Wiscasset.

Tip: early Maine newspapers routinely reported on news, obituaries, births, marriages etc. from around the state. Be sure to search the indexes for all Maine newspapers to find your target ancestor.

Wiscasset, Lincoln County, newspapers online:

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. (FHL Book 973 D27e 2002). WorldCat entry.