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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Maine|Maine]] > Kennebec County'' [[Image:Me-kennebec.png|thumb|right|300px|showing location of Kennebec County]]  
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{{Maine-stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Maine|Maine]] > Kennebec County'' [[Image:Me-kennebec.png|thumb|right|300px]]  
  
 
== [http://kennebeccounty.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
 
== [http://kennebeccounty.org/ County Courthouse]  ==
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
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;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 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;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  ====
  
 
*Four partitions:  
 
*Four partitions:  
**[[Somerset County, Maine|Somerset]] County 1 March 1809 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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**[[Somerset County, Maine|Somerset]] County 1 March 1809 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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>  
**[[Waldo County, Maine|Waldo]] County 7 February 1827 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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**[[Waldo County, Maine|Waldo]] County 7 February 1827 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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>  
**[[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin]] County 20 March 1838 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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**[[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin]] County 20 March 1838 <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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>  
**[[Androscoggin_County,_Maine|Androscoggin]] County 18 March 1854<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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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**[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin]] County 18 March 1854<ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&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>
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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===== Cities  =====
  
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===== Towns  =====
  
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
  
[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin ]]| [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln ]]| [[Sagadahoc County, Maine|Sagadahoc ]]| [[Somerset County, Maine|Somerset ]]| [[Waldo County, Maine|Waldo]]
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[[Androscoggin County, Maine|Androscoggin ]]| [[Franklin County, Maine|Franklin ]]| [[Lincoln County, Maine|Lincoln ]]| [[Sagadahoc County, Maine|Sagadahoc ]]| [[Somerset County, Maine|Somerset ]]| [[Waldo County, Maine|Waldo]]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mekenneb/ The Kennebec County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mekenneb/ The Kennebec County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/kennebec/kenfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kennebec County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/kennebec/kenfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kennebec County  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/kennebec/kenfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kennebec County (backup site)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/kennebec/kenfiles.html The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Kennebec County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183014&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Kennebec&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Kennebec County
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183014&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Kennebec&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Kennebec County
  
 
== References  ==
 
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[[Category:Kennebec_County,_Maine]]
 
[[Category:Kennebec_County,_Maine]]

Revision as of 00:28, 27 August 2010

Template:Maine-stubUnited States > Maine > Kennebec County
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County Courthouse

County Government Center
125 State Street
Augusta, Maine 04330

History

Parent County

Created 20 February 1799 from Lincoln County. [1]

Boundary Changes

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

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