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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

County

Knox County (set off from Lincoln County in 1860)


Incorporated

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


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Saint George, Maine


Cemeteries

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


Bibliography

______, 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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