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Maine Resource Guide: Islesboro, Waldo County

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County

Waldo County (set off from Lincoln County to Hancock County in 1789, to Waldo County in 1827)


Incorporated

1789 from Long Island Plantation


Previous Designations

Long Island


Prominent Islands

Islesboro Island, Job Island, Seven Hundred Acre Island, Spruce Island, Warren Island


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Dark Harbor (Darkharbor), Isleboro, North Islesboro, Pripet


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Brooksville, Castine, Deer Isle, Lincolnville, North Haven, Northport


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Isleboro, Maine


Cemeteries

Islesboro Cemeteries & Gravesites


Newspapers

Islesboro Island News


Vital Records

Deaths in Islesboro, 1781-1879


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Islesboro


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Islesboro, Waldo, Maine

Official Website: Town of Islesboro

Islesboro Historical Society & Museum

Maine Memory Network: Islesboro

Maine Community Heritage Project: Islesboro


Bibliography

Cook, Joel, An Isleboro sketch (Boston, Mass.: Boston Photogravure Co., 1890)

Farrow, John Pendleton, History of Islesborough, Maine (Bangor Me.: T.W. Burr, printer, 1893)

Groves, Marlene Alma Hinkley, comp., Vital records of Islesboro, Maine (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c2000)

Mitchell, H. E., The town register, Islesboro, Castine, Penobscot, Brooksville, 1906 [Ancestry.com] (Brunswick, Me.: H.E. Mitchell Co., 1906)

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