Rockport, Knox County, Maine

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 County

Knox County (set off from Lincoln to Hancock County in 1789; returned to Lincoln County in 1790; set off to Waldo County in 1827, to Knox County in 1860)

 Incorporated

1891 from part of the old town of Camden, Camden being reconstituted the same day

 Previous Designations

 Boundary Changes

Annexed land from Camden from 1891 and 1893

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Glen Cove (formerly Clam Cove), Oakland Park, Rockport (formerly Goose River), Rockville, Simonton (former post office), Simonton Corners, West Camden (former post office at West Rockport), West Rockport

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Camden, Hope, North Haven, Rockland, Union, Warren

 Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Rockport, Maine

Sanborn Fire Insurance Map of Rockport Village, 1884

 Cemeteries

Carleton Cemetery

 Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Rockport

 General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Rockport, Knox, Maine

Official Website: Town of Rockport

MEGenWeb Project: Rockport

Maine Memory Network: Rockport

 Bibliography

______, The Camden Directory, 1894-5 (Shirley Village, Mass.: A. B. Sparrow, 1894)

Bacon, George Fox, Rockland, Belfast and vicinity: its representative business men and its points of interest, embracing Rockland, Belfast, Camden, Rockport, Bucksport, Ellsworth, Thomaston, Waldoboro, Warren, Damariscotta, Wiscasset, Newcastle (Newark, N. J., Glenwood Publishing Company, 1892)

Groves, Marlene A., comp., Vital records of Camden/Rockport, Maine (Rockland, Me.: Picton Press, 2006)

Mitchell, Harry Edward, et al., comp., The Rockport register, 1904 (Kent's Hill, Me., The H. E. Mitchell Pub. Co., 1904)

Robinson, Reuel, History of Camden and Rockport, Maine (Camden, Me.: Camden Pub. Co., 1907)

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