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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Tremont'''<br>{{MEHanTreMap}}<br>__TOC__<br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br><br> 
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Tremont'''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
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{{MEHanTreMap}}'''Tremont''' was first incorporated as the Town of '''[[Mansel, Maine|Mansel]]''' from a part of '''[[Mount Desert, Maine|Mount Desert]]''' in 1848, but that same year changed its name to '''[[Tremont,_Maine|Tremont, Maine]]'''. Hardwood Island and Robinson's Island (now Tinker) were annexed in 1859 from the extinct town of '''[[Seaville, Maine|Seaville]]'''; land was set off to form '''[[Southwest Harbor, Maine|Southwest Harbor]]''' in 1905<ref name="Tremont">[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=tremont Tremont, Hancock County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 17 November 2013).</ref>
  
 
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Revision as of 21:15, 17 November 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Maine Gotoarrow.png Hancock Gotoarrow.png Tremont

Tremont was first incorporated as the Town of Mansel from a part of Mount Desert in 1848, but that same year changed its name to Tremont, Maine. Hardwood Island and Robinson's Island (now Tinker) were annexed in 1859 from the extinct town of Seaville; land was set off to form Southwest Harbor in 1905[1]

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References

  1. Tremont, Hancock County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 17 November 2013).

Adjacent towns: Hancock Co.:  ?