Washington County, Maine Genealogy

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==== Parent County  ====
 
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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;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 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;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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*Part taken off for [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] County 16 March 1839. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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*Part taken off for [[Aroostook County, Maine|Aroostook]] County 16 March 1839. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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[[Maine,_Washington_County_Courthose_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Maine, Washington County Courthouse Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/county/washington/mewash.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Washington County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/county/washington/mewash.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Washington County (backup site)  
 
*{{FHL|Maine%2C+Washington|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Washington County
 
*{{FHL|Maine%2C+Washington|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Washington County
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'''A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:'''
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[[Maine,_Washington_County_Courthose_Records_(FamilySearch_Historical_Records)|Maine, Washington Countuy Copurthouse Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
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== References  ==

Revision as of 22:25, 9 November 2011

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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

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

Family History Centers

Web Sites

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Maine, Washington Countuy Copurthouse Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].