Sagadahoc County, Maine Genealogy

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=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>[http://sagcounty.com/ Sagadahoc County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 246<br>Bath, ME 04530-0246<br>Phone: 207.443.8200<br><br>Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records. <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records.<br>Clerk Superior Court has court records.<br>Register of Probate has probate records from 1854. <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1854. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sagadahoc County, Maine page 305, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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[http://sagcounty.com/ Sagadahoc County Courthouse]<br>&nbsp;PO Box 246<br>Bath, ME 04530-0246<br>Phone: 207.443.8200<br><br>Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records. <br>Clerk District Court has divorce records.<br>Clerk Superior Court has court records.<br>Register of Probate has probate records from 1854. <br>Register of Deeds has land records from 1854. <ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sagadahoc County, Maine page 305, {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
 
=== History  ===
 
=== History  ===
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created 14 March 1854 from [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
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Created 14 March 1854 from [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>  
  
 
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'''Unorganized territory''' &nbsp; ▪ Perkins Township  
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'''Unorganized territory''' &nbsp; ▪ Perkins Township.  For further details see [[Maine townships]]. 
  
 
'''Communities''' &nbsp; ▪ Richmond &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ▪ Topsham  
 
'''Communities''' &nbsp; ▪ Richmond &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ▪ Topsham  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland ]]| [[Kennebec County, Maine|Kennebec ]]| [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]]  
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[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Cumberland County, Maine|Cumberland ]]| [[Kennebec County, Maine|Kennebec ]]| [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]]
  
 
=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mesagada/index.htm The Sagadahoc County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mesagada/index.htm The Sagadahoc County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/sagadahoc/sag.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Sagadahoc County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/sagadahoc/sag.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Sagadahoc County  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/sagadahoc/sag.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Sagadahoc County (backup site)<br>  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/sagadahoc/sag.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Sagadahoc County (backup site)<br>  
 
*{{FHL|Maine%2C+Sagadahoc|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Sagadahoc County
 
*{{FHL|Maine%2C+Sagadahoc|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Sagadahoc County
  

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Contents

County Courthouse

Sagadahoc County Courthouse
 PO Box 246
Bath, ME 04530-0246
Phone: 207.443.8200

Town Clerks have birth, marriage and death records.
Clerk District Court has divorce records.
Clerk Superior Court has court records.
Register of Probate has probate records from 1854.
Register of Deeds has land records from 1854. [1]

History

Parent County

Created 14 March 1854 from Lincoln County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

[[Image:
MaineCumberland CountyAndroscoggin CountyKennebec CountyLincoln CountySagadahoc CountyTopshamBowdoinRichmondPerkins TownshipLong IslandYarmouthPortlandCumberlandBowdoinhamWoolwichBathWest BathPhippsburgArrowsicGeorgetownBrunswickHarpswellChebeague IslandFreeportDurhamLisbonLewistonSabattusGreeneWalesLeedsMonmouthLichfieldWest GardinerGardinerFarmingdaleChelseaRandolphPittstonWhitefieldJeffersonAlnaDresdenWiscassetNewcastleEdgecombWestport IslandBoothbayBoothbay HarborSouthport
Modern town borders in Sagadahoc County, Maine. Towns with records are named in black. Unincorporated green places usually lack records.

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Populated Places

City   ▪ Bath

Towns

  • Georgetown
  • Phippsburg
  • Richmond
  • Topsham
  • West Bath
  • Woolwich

Unorganized territory   ▪ Perkins Township. For further details see Maine townships.

Communities   ▪ Richmond          ▪ Topsham

Village   ▪ Iceboro

Neighboring Counties

Androscoggin | Cumberland | Kennebec | Lincoln

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Sagadahoc County, Maine page 305, At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.