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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
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Created 20 February 1799 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>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====

Revision as of 18:03, 20 December 2008

United States > Maine > Kennebec County
showing location of Kennebec County

County Courthouse

County Government Center
125 State Street
Augusta, Maine 04330

History

Parent County

Created 20 February 1799 from Lincoln County. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Four partitions:
    • Somerset 1 March 1809
    • Waldo 7 February 1827
    • Franklin 220 March 1838
    • Androscoggin 18 March 1854

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Cities
  • Augusta
  • Gardiner
  • Hallowell
  • Waterville
Towns
  • Albion
  • Belgrade
  • Benton
  • Chelsea
  • China
  • Clinton
  • Farmingdale
  • Fayette
  • Litchfield
  • Manchester
  • Monmouth
  • Mount Vernon
  • Oakland
  • Pittston
  • Randolph
  • Readfield
  • Rome
  • Sidney
  • Vassalboro
  • Vienna
  • Wayne
  • West Gardiner
  • Windsor
  • Winslow
  • Winthrop
Unorganized territory
  • Unity
Communities
  • Clinton
  • Farmingdale
  • Oakland
  • Winthrop
Villages
  • Libby Hill
  • South China

Neighboring Counties

Androscoggin | Franklin | Lincoln | Sagadahoc | Somerset | Waldo

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].