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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Frenchboro'''<br>{{Template:MEHanIslMap}}<br>'''Frenchboro''' was first organized in 1840 as '''Long Island Plantation''' for election purposes from Long Island, Duck Island, Black Island, Placentia Island, Pond Island, Calf Island, Black Island, and Harbor Island. In 1857 it was incorporated as the town of '''Islandport'''; but that organization was surrendered in 1858 when it again became Long Island Plantation. In 1979 it incorporated as the town of '''Frenchboro'''.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=frenchboro Frenchboro, Hancock County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 15 June 2013).</ref>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine Genealogy|Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine Genealogy|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Frenchboro'''<br>{{Template:MEHanIslMap}}<br>
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===Town Clerk ===
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'''Town of Frenchboro Town Clerk'''<br>1 Executive Drive<br>Frenchboro, ME 04635<br>Phone: (207)334-2931<br>[http://www.maine.gov/local/town2.php?t=Frenchboro Frenchboro Website]
  
 
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'''Frenchboro''' was first organized in 1840 as '''Long Island Plantation''', also known as '''Lunt's Long Island Plantation''', for election purposes from Long Island, Duck Island, Black Island, Placentia Island, Pond Island, Calf Island, Black Island, and Harbor Island. In 1857 it was incorporated as the town of '''Islandport'''; but that organization was surrendered in 1858 when it again became Long Island Plantation. Set off Calf Island and West Black Island to [[Swan's Island, Maine|Swan's Island]] in 1901. In 1979 it incorporated as the town of '''Frenchboro'''.<ref>[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=frenchboro Frenchboro, Hancock County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 15 June 2013).</ref>
  
 
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'''Adjacent towns: ''Hancock Co.: '' [[Brooklin, Maine|Brooklin]] | [[Cranberry Isles, Maine|Cranberry&nbsp;Isles]] | [[Deer Isle, Maine|Deer&nbsp;Isle]] | [[Southwest Harbor, Maine|Southwest&nbsp;Harbor]] | [[Swan's Island, Maine|Swan's&nbsp;Island]] | [[Tremont, Maine|Tremont]] | ''Knox Co.: '' [[Isle au Haut, Maine|Isle&nbsp;au&nbsp;Haut]]'''
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Latest revision as of 05:27, 17 December 2015

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Town Clerk

Town of Frenchboro Town Clerk
1 Executive Drive
Frenchboro, ME 04635
Phone: (207)334-2931
Frenchboro Website

Historical Data

Frenchboro was first organized in 1840 as Long Island Plantation, also known as Lunt's Long Island Plantation, for election purposes from Long Island, Duck Island, Black Island, Placentia Island, Pond Island, Calf Island, Black Island, and Harbor Island. In 1857 it was incorporated as the town of Islandport; but that organization was surrendered in 1858 when it again became Long Island Plantation. Set off Calf Island and West Black Island to Swan's Island in 1901. In 1979 it incorporated as the town of Frenchboro.[1]

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Vital Records

Probate Records

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References

  1. Frenchboro, Hancock County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 15 June 2013).