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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Maine|Maine]] > Knox County'' [[Image:Me-knox.png|right|300px]]
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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== [http://knoxcounty.midcoast.com/ County Courthouse]  ==
  
=== Unincorporated Communities ===
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62 Union Street <br>Rockland, Maine 04841
  
=== County Government Site ===
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== History  ==
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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*Named for American Revolutionary war general and Secretary of War, Henry Knox, who lived in the county from 1795 until his death in 1806.
  
== Resources ==
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==== Parent County  ====
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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Created 1 April 1860 from Lincoln and Waldo counties.
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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=== Record Loss  ===
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== Places / Localities  ==
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=== Populated Places  ===
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*'''City''': Rockland
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*'''Towns''': Appleton . Camden . Cushing . Friendship . Hope . Isle au Haut . North Haven . Owls Head . Rockport . Saint George . South Thomaston . Thomaston . Union . Vinalhaven . Warren . Washington
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*'''Plantation''': Matinicus Isle
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*'''Unorganized territory''': Criehaven
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*'''Communities''': Camden . Thomaston
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*'''Villages''': Hibberts Corner . Port Clyde
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=== Neighboring Counties  ===
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[[Lincoln_County,_Maine|Lincoln ]]| [[Waldo_County,_Maine|Waldo]]
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== Resources  ==
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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==== Court  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Land  ====
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== Societies and Libraries  ==
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== Web Sites  ==
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*[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]].
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/me/knox/meknox.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Knox County
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*[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
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== References  ==
  
[[Portal:Maine]]
 
 
[[Category:Knox_County,_Maine]]
 
[[Category:Knox_County,_Maine]]

Revision as of 04:45, 7 September 2008

United States > Maine > Knox County
Me-knox.png

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.

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