Addison, Washington County, Maine Genealogy

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Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Town of Addison Town Clerk
334 Water St.
Addison, ME 04606
Phone: (207)483-4678
Addison Website

Brief History[edit | edit source]

The town of Addison was given permission to incorporate by the General Court of Massachusetts on February 14, 1797. The settlers chose the name in honor of the British writer Joseph Addison. Shipbuilding and quarrying were the major industries. There were 83 vessels built between 1800 and 1900 and four major granite quarries in operation. Additional data on Addison, Maine can be found in WikiPedia: the Free Encyclopedia.

Historical Data[edit | edit source]

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Some record loss due to the Great Addison Point village fire in 1938. [1]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

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Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wikipedia; Addison, Maine. Accessed 6/24/2016

Adjacent towns: Washington Co.: Beals | Columbia | Columbia Falls | Harrington | Jonesboro | Jonesport | the Atlantic Ocean