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====== ''Please Note: This page has been created as an example of an "adopted" wiki page (note that the adopting organization cited below is fictitious - any resemblance to an actual organization is unintentional).''  ======
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''Please Note: This page has been created as an example of an "adopted" wiki page (note that the adopting organization cited below is fictitious - any resemblance to an actual organization is unintentional).'' ''See the ''[[Help:Adopt-a-page|''Adopt-a-Wiki page guide'']] ''for more information on page adoption and adopt a page today!''
  
==== Adopt a Wiki page today!  See '''[[Template:Societies|How to Create a Society Page]]''' for more information on page adoption.   ====
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''[[United States]] > Maine'' {{US-sidebar
 
''[[United States]] > Maine'' {{US-sidebar
 
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*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for Maine, please contact a [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Special:Emailuser/JensenFA Sysop].
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*If you are interested in being the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|moderator]] for Maine, {{please contact a Sysop}}.
*10 June 2008 -- The [http://pilot.familysearch.org FamilySearch Record Search] pilot added records from the 1850 U.S. Census for the state of Maine. This collection can be searched for free. <!-- Add News Items ABOVE -->
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*2012 -- The [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch Record Search] Many U S Census Records example: the 1850 U.S. Census for the state of Maine. All collections can be searched for free. More information at [[Maine Census]] <!-- Add News Items ABOVE -->
  
 
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*Maine was formed by glaciers in the Ice Age. The state covers 33,387 square miles which ranks it 39th in size among all states. Understanding the lay of the land can help you find records for your ancestors. The [[Maine Maps]] article provides more information about the state. <!-- Add Did You Know? Items ABOVE -->
 
*Maine was formed by glaciers in the Ice Age. The state covers 33,387 square miles which ranks it 39th in size among all states. Understanding the lay of the land can help you find records for your ancestors. The [[Maine Maps]] article provides more information about the state. <!-- Add Did You Know? Items ABOVE -->
 
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=== '''&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Welcome to Maine:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; The Pine Tree State''' ===
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=== '''Welcome to Maine, The Pine Tree State''' ===
  
 
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Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The [[United States Military Records]] article provides more information about the federal records.  
 
Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The [[United States Military Records]] article provides more information about the federal records.  
 
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[[Cornwall County, Maine|Cornwall]] | [[East County, Maine|East]] | [[New Somerset County, Maine|New Somerset]] | [[West County, Maine|West]] | [[Yorkshire County, Maine|Yorkshire]]  
 
[[Cornwall County, Maine|Cornwall]] | [[East County, Maine|East]] | [[New Somerset County, Maine|New Somerset]] | [[West County, Maine|West]] | [[Yorkshire County, Maine|Yorkshire]]  
 
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== Things you can do  ==
 
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>
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In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:<br>  
  
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Revision as of 15:00, 26 March 2012

Please Note: This page has been created as an example of an "adopted" wiki page (note that the adopting organization cited below is fictitious - any resemblance to an actual organization is unintentional). See the Adopt-a-Wiki page guide for more information on page adoption and adopt a page today!


United States > Maine

United States Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
United States Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources


Welcome to Maine, The Pine Tree State

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Adopt-a-wiki page
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who welcome you to contribute.
Adopt a page today


Featured Content

Many military records are found at the Family History Library, the National Archives, and other federal and state archives. The United States Military Records article provides more information about the federal records.

Counties

Extinct or Renamed Counties:

Cornwall | East | New Somerset | West | Yorkshire

Research Tools

Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by: