Waldo County, Maine

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Created 7 February 1827 from parts of [[Hancock_County,_Maine|Hancock]], [[Lincoln_County,_Maine|Lincoln]] and [[Waldo_County,_Maine|Waldo]] counties. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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 7 February 1827 from parts of [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]], [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln]] and '''Waldo''' counties. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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Revision as of 20:59, 20 December 2008

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Contents

County Courthouse

39-B Spring Street
Belfast, Maine 04915

History

Parent County

Created 7 February 1827 from parts of Hancock, Lincoln and Waldo counties. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • One part set off to create Knox County 1 April 1860

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Belfast

Towns:

  • Belmont
  • Brooks
  • Burnham
  • Frankfort
  • Freedom
  • Islesboro
  • Jackson
  • Knox
  • Liberty
  • Lincolnville
  • Monroe
  • Montville
  • Morrill
  • Northport
  • Palermo
  • Prospect
  • Searsmont
  • Searsport
  • Stockton Springs
  • Swanville
  • Thorndike
  • Troy
  • Unity
  • Waldo
  • Winterport

Communities:

  • Searsport
  • Unity
  • Winterport

Village:

  • East Thorndike

Neighboring Counties

Hancock | Kennebec | Knox | Lincoln | Penobscot | Somerset

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].