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Maine Resource Guide: Hope, Knox County

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County · Incorporated · Previous Designations · Boundary Changes · Villages, Locations and Settlements · Adjacent Towns and Townships · Maps · Military Records · General Resources · Bibliography

County

Knox County (set off from Lincoln County to Waldo County in 1827, to Knox County in 1860)


Incorporated

1804 from Barrettstown Plantation


Previous Designations

Barrettstown (Barretstown)


Boundary Changes

Land was set off to Appleton in 1843


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Athearns Corner, Grants Turn, Hope, North Hope Corner, Payson Corner, South Hope


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Appleton, Camden, Lincolnville, Rockport, Searsmont, Union


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Hope, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Hope


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Hope, Knox, Maine

Official Website: Town of Hope

MEGenWeb Project: Hope

Maine Memory Network: Hope


Bibliography

Maresh, Isabel Morse, comp., Vital records of Hope, Maine prior to 1892 (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, 1989)

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