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Atkinson, Piscataquis County, Maine Genealogy

Brief HistoryEdit

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


Church RecordsEdit

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 Atkinson, 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 Atkinson:

City DirectoriesEdit

Land RecordsEdit

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

Libraries and Historical SocietiesEdit


The following are online maps of the town of Atkinson:


Probate RecordsEdit

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

Town HistoriesEdit

Town RecordsEdit

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 Atkinson town records available online:

Town ClerkEdit

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

Atkinson Town Clerk
102 N. Stagecoach Road
Atkinson, ME 04426
Telephone: (207)564-7273 Fax: (207)564-0752

Vital RecordsEdit





Adjacent towns: Piscataquis Co.: Blanchard | Guilford | Monson | Parkman | Willimantic | Kingsbury Plantation