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Maine Resource Guide: Brooklin, Hancock County

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County

Hancock County (set off from Lincoln County in 1789)


Incorporated

1849 as Port Watson from part of Sedgwick; name changed to Brooklin the same year


Previous Designations

Part of Township No. 4 East of Penobscot River, Livermore Survey (T4 EPR LS)


Prominent Islands

Harbor Island, Hog Island


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Brooklin, Flye Point, Haven, Herriman Point, Naskeag, North Brooklin, Sedgwick Bay (former post office at Brooklin), West Brooklin


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Blue Hill, Deer Isle, Sedgwick, Swans Island, Tremont


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Brooklin, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Brooklin


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Brooklin, Hancock, Maine

Official Website: Town of Brooklin

MEGenWeb Project: Brooklin

Maine Memory Network: Brooklin


Bibliography

______, Centennial celebration Brooklin, Maine : July 29-31, 1949 ([Brooklin, Me.?]: Brooklin Centennial Committee, 1949)

______, "Maine Marriage Record of Lucius Bradford," New England Historical and Genealogical Register, vol. 140 (Boston, Mass.: The Society, 1986) [Marriages performed at Livermore and Brooklin between 1855 and 1866]

Chatto, Clarence I., and C. E. Turner, comps., Register of the towns of Sedgwick, Brooklin, Deer Isle, Stonington, and Isle au Haut : 1910 (Auburn, Me. : Lawton Register Co., 1910)

Fish, Rev. E. S., History of Brooklin : an address by Rev. E. S. Fish, delivered at Brooklin, Maine, July 4, 1876 (Bangor, Me.: Burr & Robinson, 1876)

Limeburner, Grace M. Grindle, comp., Brooklin Maine: All vital statistics recorded on town books prior A.D. 1860 (North Brooksville, Me. : G. Limeburner, 1941)

Limeburner, Grace M. Grindle, comp., "Brooksville, Brooklin, Sedgwick, Bluehill and Surry, Maine : notes" (typescript, 1941)

Sly, Roxanne T., and Clare Sullivan, comp., The cemeteries of Brooklin, Maine : a guide to gravestones, monuments, public and private burial grounds ([S.l. : s.n.], [1999])

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