Washington County, Maine Genealogy

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Created 25 Jun 1789 from [[Lincoln_County,_Maine|Lincoln]] County. <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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Revision as of 20:55, 20 December 2008

United States > Maine > Washington County
showing location of Washington County.

Contents

County Courthouse

47 Court Street, PO Box 297
Machias, Maine 04654-0297

History

Parent County

Created 25 Jun 1789 from Lincoln County. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Part taken off for Aroostook County 16 March 1839.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities:

  • Calais
  • Eastport

Towns:

  • Addison
  • Alexander
  • Baileyville
  • Beals
  • Beddington
  • Charlotte
  • Cherryfield
  • Columbia Falls
  • Columbia
  • Cooper
  • Crawford
  • Cutler
  • Danforth
  • Deblois
  • Dennysville
  • East Machias
  • Harrington
  • Jonesboro
  • Jonesport
  • Lubec
  • Machias
  • Machiasport
  • Marshfield
  • Meddybemps
  • Milbridge
  • Northfield
  • Pembroke
  • Perry
  • Princeton
  • Robbinston
  • Roque Bluffs
  • Steuben
  • Talmadge
  • Topsfield
  • Vanceboro
  • Waite
  • Wesley
  • Whiting
  • Whitneyville

Plantations:

  • Baring
  • Codyville
  • Grand Lake Stream

Unorganized territories:

  • East Central Washington
  • North Washington

Communities:

  • Machias
  • Woodland

Village:

  • Forest City

Neighboring Counties

Aroostook | Hancock | Penobscot | New Brunswick counties: Charlotte | York

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].