Difference between revisions of "Trenton, Hancock County, Maine Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Created page)
 
(t)
(2 intermediate revisions by the same user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Trenton'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Maine]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Hancock County, Maine|Hancock]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Trenton'''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
+
{{MEHanTntMap}}'''Trenton''' was first organized from Township Number 1 East of Union River Livermore Survey (T1 EUR LS) as '''Number 1 East of Union River Plantation''', and later incorporated as a town in 1789; Trenton set off land to '''[[Ellsworth, Maine|Ellsworth]]''' in 1809; and set off land to form '''[[Hancock, Maine|Hancock]]''' in 1828, annexed part of Eden (now '''[[Bar Harbor, Maine|Bar Harbor]]''') in 1849; and set off land to '''[[Lamoine, Maine|Lamoine]]''' in 1870.<ref name="Trenton">[http://www.mainegenealogy.net/individual_place_record.asp?place=trenton Trenton, Hancock County, Maine] in ''Maine Genealogy'' (accessed 17 November 2013).</ref>
 +
 
 +
'''County boundary changes:''' Lincoln County set off land to form Hancock County in 1789.<ref name="Trenton" />
  
 
=== Historical Data  ===
 
=== Historical Data  ===
Line 31: Line 33:
 
{{reflist}}  
 
{{reflist}}  
  
'''Adjacent towns: ''Hancock Co.: '' [[Aurora, Maine|Aurora]] | [[Great Pond, Maine|Great&nbsp;Pond]] | [[Manville, Maine|Manville]] | [[Osborn, Maine|Osborn]] | Northwest-Hancock-Unorganized | ''Penobscot Co.: '' [[Bradley, Maine|Bradley]] | [[Clifton, Maine|Clifton]]'''  
+
'''Adjacent towns: ''Hancock Co.: ''&nbsp;?'''  
  
 
{{MEHan towns}}  
 
{{MEHan towns}}  
  
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_Maine]] [[Category:Towns_in_Maine]]
 
[[Category:Hancock_County,_Maine]] [[Category:Towns_in_Maine]]

Revision as of 22:12, 17 November 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Maine Gotoarrow.png Hancock Gotoarrow.png Trenton

Trenton was first organized from Township Number 1 East of Union River Livermore Survey (T1 EUR LS) as Number 1 East of Union River Plantation, and later incorporated as a town in 1789; Trenton set off land to Ellsworth in 1809; and set off land to form Hancock in 1828, annexed part of Eden (now Bar Harbor) in 1849; and set off land to Lamoine in 1870.[1]

County boundary changes: Lincoln County set off land to form Hancock County in 1789.[1]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

Probate Records

City Directories

Maps

Cemeteries

Churches

Land Records

Town Records

Newspapers

Libraries and Historical Societies

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Trenton, Hancock County, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 17 November 2013).

Adjacent towns: Hancock Co.:  ?