Maine Places

Maine Resource Guide: Criehaven Township, Knox County

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County

Knox County (set off from Lincoln County in 1860)


Organized

1840 for election purposes with Matinicus Island, Matinicus Rock and Wooden Ball Island as Matinicus Isle Plantation

Ragged Island, Wooden Ball Island, Seal Island, and Matinicus Rock were reorganized in 1897 as Criehaven Plantation; organization surrendered in 1925


Prominent Islands

Ragged (Hacketash, Ragged Arse) Island


Adjacent Towns and Townships

Matinicus Isle Plantation


Maps

Maine Historical Maps: Criehaven Township


General Resources

FamilySearch Catalog: Matinicus Isle, Knox, Maine

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