Glenburn, Penobscot County, Maine Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

Glenburn's name was changed from Dutton in 1837. Set off land to form part of Kenduskeag in 1852[1]

Additional data on Glenburn, Maine can be found in WikiPedia: the Free Encyclopedia.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Historically, the largest religious groups in Maine were the Congregational, Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Methodist churches. For general information about Maine denominations, view the Maine Church Records wiki page.

To see the churches in Glenburn, visit FamilySearch Places.

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. The following are church records available online for the town of Glenburn:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

The following are online land records for the town of Glenburn:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Glenburn:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Maine, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of Glenburn:

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Go to Archive.org to find published materials for this town.

Town Records[edit | edit source]

In Maine, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are Glenburn town records available online:

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Town of Glenburn
144 Lakeview Road
Glenburn ME 04401
Phone: (207) 942-2905
Glenburn Website

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

No Vital Statistics in the few Annual town records in the Internet Archive.org web site

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Legal History of Glenburn, Maine in Maine Genealogy (accessed 15 June 2013).

Adjacent towns: Penobscot Co.: Argyle | Bradford | Hudson | Lagrange | Old Town