Yarmouth, Cumberland County, Maine

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 County

Cumberland County (set off from York County in 1760)

 Incorporated

1849 from part of North Yarmouth

 Prominent Islands

Cousins Island, Littlejohn Island, Moshier Island

 Villages, Locations and Settlements

Royal Junction, Sodom, Yarmouth, Yarmouth Junction

There were formerly two main villages in the town: Yarmouthville (Upper Village, Corner Village) and Yarmouth Falls Village (Lower Village)

 Adjacent Towns and Townships

Chebeague Island, Cumberland, Freeport, North Yarmouth, Pownal

 Maps

Map of Yarmouth Corner Village, 1850

Historical USGS Maps of Yarmouth, Maine

Casco Bay from Broad Sound to Cape Elizabeth Light (1885)

Casco Bay from Broad Sound to Cape Elizabeth Light (1894)

Maps of Farmington Village, Gorham, Yarmouth and Bridgton, 1885

Yarmouth, Cumberland Co. (1894)

 Church Records

Pastors of Ancient North Yarmouth and Yarmouth

 Military Records

Yarmouth Civil War Soldiers and Sailors

Yarmouth Civil War Soldiers

World War I Soldiers Index: Yarmouth

 Miscellaneous Resources

Selectmen of Old North Yarmouth and Yarmouth, 1733-1936

North Yarmouth Scholars, 1847-48

 General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine

Official Website: Town of Yarmouth

Yarmouth Historical Society

Maine Memory Network: Yarmouth

 Bibliography

______, Old Times [later The Westcustogo Chronicle]: devoted to the publication of documents relating to the early history of North Yarmouth, Maine, including Harpswell, Freeport, Cumberland, and Yarmouth, all offshoots of the old town: also genealogical records of the principal families in each town (vols. 1-2) (Yarmouthville, Me.: A.W. Corliss, 1877-78)

______, Old Times [later The Westcustogo Chronicle]: devoted to the publication of documents relating to the early history of North Yarmouth, Maine, including Harpswell, Freeport, Cumberland, and Yarmouth, all offshoots of the old town: also genealogical records of the principal families in each town (vols. 3-4) (Yarmouthville, Me.: A.W. Corliss, 1879-80)

______, Old Times [later The Westcustogo Chronicle]: devoted to the publication of documents relating to the early history of North Yarmouth, Maine, including Harpswell, Freeport, Cumberland, and Yarmouth, all offshoots of the old town: also genealogical records of the principal families in each town (vols. 5-8) (Yarmouthville, Me.: A.W. Corliss, 1881-85)

______, East suburban directory: for Falmouth, Cumberland, Chebeague Island, Yarmouth, North Yarmouth and Freeport, 1906-7 (Portland, Me.: Clark-Delano Co., 1906)

______, Portland Suburban Directory, 1925-26: Including the towns of Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Falmouth, Freeport, Gray, New Gloucester, North Yarmouth, Pownal, Scarborough, Yarmouth (Portland, Me.: Crowley & Lunt, 1925)

______, Portland Suburban Directory, 1942-43: Including the towns of Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Falmouth, Freeport, Gray, North Yarmouth, Pownal, Scarborough, Yarmouth (Portland, Me.: Crowley & Lunt, 1942)

Humphrey, James J., Humphrey family of Yarmouth and North Yarmouth, Maine (Yarmouth, Me.: Old Times Office, 1881)

Kaster, Katherine Prescott, Cousins and Littlejohn's islands, 1645-1893 ([Portland, Me.: Loring Printing Co., 1942?])

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

Rowe, William Hutchinson, Yarmouth personages, an introduction: An attempt to revive the memory of individuals whose names were once household words in old North Yarmouth and Yarmouth (1910)

Rowe, William Hutchinson, Ancient North Yarmouth and Yarmouth, Maine, 1636-1936: a history (Yarmouth, Me.: unknown, 1937)

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