Waldoboro, Lincoln County, Maine Genealogy

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Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

Waldoboro Town Clerk
1600 Atlantic Highway
Waldoboro, ME 04572
Telephone: (207)832-5369 Fax: (207)832-6061
Email: finance@waldoboromaine.org
Website

Brief History[edit | edit source]

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

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

Historical Data[edit | edit source]

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

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Vital Records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Churches[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

Town Records[edit | edit source]

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  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.