Genealogy Projects tagged with maine counties on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Hancock County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Hancock County, Maine is a county in southeastern Maine, along the North Atlantic Ocean. As of the 2010 census, the population was 54,418. Its county seat is Ellsworth. The county was incorporated on June 25, 1789 and named for John Hancock, the first governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Hancock County has the longest coa...

  • Cumberland County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Cumberland County, Maine is a county in the southwestern part of the state. As of the 2010 census, the population was 281,674, making it the most populous county in Maine. Its county seat is Portland. Cumberland County was founded in 1760 from a portion of York County, Massachusetts and named for William, Duke of Cumberland, a son of...

  • Somerset County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Somerset County, Maine is a geographically large county that stretches into western, central, and northern Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,228. Its county seat is Skowhegan. Somerset County was established on March 1, 1809 from portions of Kennebec County and was named after Somerset County in England. Partly ...

  • Oxford County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Oxford County, Maine is a county in western Maine, along the borders with New Hampshire and Canada. As of the 2010 Census, the county had a population of 57,833. Its county seat is the town of Paris and the largest town is Rumford. The county was formed on March 4, 1805 from northerly portions of York and Cumberland counties. It bord...

  • Kennebec County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Kennebec County, Maine is a county in south-central Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 122,151. Its county seat is Augusta, the state capital. The county was established on February 20, 1799 from portions of Cumberland and Lincoln Counties. The name Kennebec comes from the Eastern Abenaki /kínipekʷ/ , meaning "large bod...

  • York County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . York County, Maine is the extreme southwestern county in the state, along the New Hampshire border and the North Atlantic Ocean. Permanently re-founded in 1639, it held several of the oldest colonial settlement in Maine; consequently, is the oldest county in Maine and one of the oldest in the United States. As of the 2010 census, t...

  • Penobscot County, Maine

    This project is part of the State of Maine Portal . Penobscot County, Maine is a geographically large county, stretching along angles into central, eastern, and northern Maine. As of the 2010 census, the population was 153,923. Its county seat is Bangor. The county was established on February 15, 1816 from a portion of Hancock County when the area was still part of Massachusetts. Pe...