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==== Populated Places  ====
 
==== Populated Places  ====
  
*'''City''': Ellsworth  
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City:  
*'''Towns''': Amherst . Aurora . Bar Harbor . Blue Hill . Brooklin . Brooksville . Bucksport . Castine . Cranberry Isles . Dedham . Deer Isle . Eastbrook . Hancock . Frenchboro . Gouldsboro . Great Pond . Hancock . Lamoine . Mariaville . Mount Desert . Orland . Osborn . Otis . Penobscot . Sedgwick . Sorrento . Southwest Harbor . Stonington . Sullivan . Surry . Swan's Island . Tremont . Trenton . Verona Island . Waltham . Winter Harbor  
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*'''Unorganized territories''': Central Hancock . East Hancock . Northwest Hancock  
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*Ellsworth
*'''Communities''': Bar Harbor . Bucksport  
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*'''Villages''': Bass Harbor . Islesford . Minturn . Northeast Harbor
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*Amherst  
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*Aurora  
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*Bar Harbor  
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*Blue Hill  
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*Brooklin  
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*Brooksville  
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*Bucksport  
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*Castine  
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*Cranberry Isles  
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*Dedham  
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*Deer Isle  
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*Eastbrook
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*Franklin
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*Frenchboro  
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*Gouldsboro  
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*Great Pond  
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*Hancock  
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*Lamoine  
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*Mariaville  
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*Mount Desert  
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*Orland  
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*Osborn  
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*Otis  
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*Penobscot
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*Sedgwick  
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*Sorrento  
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*Southwest Harbor  
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*Stonington  
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*Sullivan  
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*Surry  
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*Swan's Island  
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*Tremont  
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*Trenton  
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*Verona Island  
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*Waltham  
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*Winter Harbor
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Unorganized territories:  
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*Central Hancock
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*East Hancock
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*Northwest Hancock
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Communities:  
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*Bar Harbor
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*Bucksport
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*Bass Harbor  
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*Islesford
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*Minturn
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*Northeast Harbor
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 05:18, 12 September 2008

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

County Courthouse

50 State Street, Suite 7
Ellsworth, Maine 04605

History

Parent County

Created 25 June 1789 from Lincoln County

Boundary Changes

  • Two partitions:
    • Penobscot 15 February 1816
    • Waldo 7 February 1827

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Ellsworth

Towns

  • Amherst
  • Aurora
  • Bar Harbor
  • Blue Hill
  • Brooklin
  • Brooksville
  • Bucksport
  • Castine
  • Cranberry Isles
  • Dedham
  • Deer Isle
  • Eastbrook
  • Franklin
  • Frenchboro
  • Gouldsboro
  • Great Pond
  • Hancock
  • Lamoine
  • Mariaville
  • Mount Desert
  • Orland
  • Osborn
  • Otis
  • Penobscot
  • Sedgwick
  • Sorrento
  • Southwest Harbor
  • Stonington
  • Sullivan
  • Surry
  • Swan's Island
  • Tremont
  • Trenton
  • Verona Island
  • Waltham
  • Winter Harbor

Unorganized territories:

  • Central Hancock
  • East Hancock
  • Northwest Hancock

Communities:

  • Bar Harbor
  • Bucksport

Villages:

  • Bass Harbor
  • Islesford
  • Minturn
  • Northeast Harbor

Neighboring Counties

Penobscot | Waldo | Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

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Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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References