Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine Genealogy
Originally this area was known as Township No. 1 East of Penobscot River, Livermore Survey (T1 EPR LS) or Township No. 1 West of Union River. Buckstown existed as a plantation before it was incorporated as the town of Buckstown in 1792. The name was changed to Bucksport 1817.
Libraries and Historical Societies
- Bucksport, Hancock County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 15 September 2013).
- Maine Historical Records Survey Project, Division of Professional and Service Projects, Work Projects Administration, Counties, Cities, Towns, and Plantations of Maine: a Handbook of Incorporations, Dissolutions, and Boundary Changes (Portland, Maine: The Survey, 1940), 69 (digital p. 78). A digital version is available via a link in the FHL Catalog.
- Legal History of Buckstown Plantation, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 15 September 2013).
Adjacent towns: Hancock Co.: ?