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Maine Resource Guide: Washington, 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 Knox County in 1860)


Incorporated

1811 as the town of Putnam; name changed in 1823


Previous Designations

Part of Plymouth Claim and Waldo Patent


Boundary Changes

Part of Palermo was annexed in 1854


Villages, Locations and Settlements

Globe, Hibberts Corner, Lucas Corner, North Washington, Razorville, South Washington (former post office), Stickney Corner, Washington, West Washington


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Appleton, Hibberts Gore, Jefferson, Liberty, Palermo, Somerville, Union, Waldoboro


Maps

Historical USGS Maps of Washington, Maine


Military Records

World War I Soldiers Index: Washington


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Washington, Knox, Maine

Official Website: Town of Washington

MEGenWeb Project: Washington

Maine Memory Network: Stickney Corner


Bibliography

Groves, Marlene A., comp., Vital records of Washington, Maine (Rockport, Me.: Picton Press, 2005)

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