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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
*[http://members.aol.com/vsena/knox/KnoxGenWeb.html The Knox County MEGenWeb Project], an member of [[MEGenWeb|The MEGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
 
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County (backup site)
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.org/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County (backup site)  
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183050&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Knox&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Knox County
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183050&subject_disp=Maine%2C+Knox&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Knox County
  

Revision as of 22:41, 29 October 2009

United States > Maine > Knox County
showing locaiton of Knox County

County Courthouse

62 Union Street
Rockland, Maine 04841

History

  • Named for American Revolutionary war general and Secretary of War, Henry Knox, who lived in the county from 1795 until his death in 1806.

Parent County

Created 1 April 1860 from Lincoln and Waldo counties. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City
  • Rockland
Towns
  • Appleton
  • Camden
  • Cushing
  • Friendship
  • Hope
  • Isle au Haut
  • North Haven
  • Owls Head
  • Rockport
  • Saint George
  • South Thomaston
  • Thomaston
  • Union
  • Vinalhaven
  • Warren
  • Washington
Plantation
  • Matinicus Isle
Unorganized territory
  • Criehaven
Communities
  • Camden
  • Thomaston
Villages
  • Hibberts Corner
  • Port Clyde

Neighboring Counties

Lincoln | 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].