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Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine Genealogy

Town Clerk

Waldoboro Town Clerk
1600 Atlantic Highway
Waldoboro, ME 04572
Telephone: (207)832-5369 Fax: (207)832-6061

Brief History

Broadbay Plantation, Maine was formed in 1772, and the town of Waldoboro (also known as Waldoborough) was incorporated from Broadbay in 1773.[1]

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Historical Data

Town Histories

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Vital Records

The town of Waldoboro kept annual town reports. These reports often contained birth, marriage, and death information. Below is a list of years when Waldoboro kept town reports. (NOTE: Occasionally, these town reports missed vital statistic information from the end of the year. If you don't find your ancestor's vital information, check the following year's town report to see if your ancestor's information was recorded later.)

Probate Records

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Land Records

Town Records


Libraries and Historical Societies


  1. 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 FamilySearch Catalog.