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Maine Resource Guide: St. George, Knox County

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County · Incorporated · Boundary Changes · Prominent Islands · Villages, Locations and Settlements · Adjacent Towns and Townships · Maps · Cemeteries · Military Records · General Resources · Bibliography


Knox County (set off from Lincoln County in 1860)


1803 from part of Cushing

Boundary Changes

Land was set off to South Thomaston in 1865

Prominent Islands

Allen Island, Burnt Island, Caldwell Island, Clark Island, Hooper Island, McGee Island, Mosquito Island, Norton Island, Rackliff Island, Thompson Island, Whitehead Island

Villages, Locations and Settlements

Clark Island, Elmore, Glenmere, Long Cove, Martinsville, Port Clyde, St. George (Wiley's Corner), South Saint Georges (former post office at Port Clyde), Spruce Head, Tenants Harbor (Tenant's Harbor), Turkey (former post office), Wallston (Gabbletown), Wildcat, Willardham

Adjacent Towns and Townships

Cushing, Friendship, Muscle Ridge Township, South Thomaston


Historical USGS Maps of Saint George, Maine


Forrest Hill Cemetery, Spruce Head

Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: St. George

General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: St. George, Knox, Maine

Official Website: Town of St. George

MEGenWeb Project: Saint George

Maine Memory Network: Port Clyde


______, St. George Chronicles, containing an historical sketch from 1605 to 1892, together with names and ages of the inhabitants (Rockland, Me.: The Maine Home Journal, 1892)

Groves, Marlene A., comp., Vital records of St. George, Maine (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, c2003)

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