Source:Hancock, Maine, United States. USGenWeb Project


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Past and present county links and information. Provides genealogical resources and vital records, history of Hancock county. Lists of cemeteries and churches with GPS locations, links for census transcripts, list and links to historical societies.

Local sites (of towns within Hancock County) include:

  • Brooklin: Early town officers, cemetery inscriptions, link to Sedgwick Brooklin Historical Society
  • Castine: Queries and lookups
  • Deer Isle: Transcript from 1910 register, surname network, cemetery listings, sources, families (Surname:Small, Surname:Holden, Surname:Douglass, Surname:Wilson, Surname:Barter, Surname:Turner)
  • Ellsworth: Historical documents, links
  • Gouldsboro: History, cemetery records, sources, Surname:Libby, Surname:Sowle, Surname:Gubtail
  • Mount Desert, Southwest Harbor and Cranberry Isles: photo and contact person
  • Penobscot: Vital records, census, court, immigration, military, photos, family group sheets, old documents, Penobscot nation/Native peoples, churches and more. Very comprehensive site.
  • Sedgwick: History, cemetery, references, 1850 census, map of Sedgwick 1881, Old Sedgwick Families.
  • Stonington: Related to the Deer Isle site, includes 1910 register, cemetery links, surnames, sources, etc.
  • Tremont: The Tremont Historical Society, links to Mount Desert genealogy, census, Tremont museum.
  • Winter Harbor: Related to the Gouldsboro site. Cemetery records, reference material, lookups.