Hancock County Records

Search for Hancock County ME county records. County records include birth certificates, death certificates, marriage records, marriage licenses, divorce records, property tax records, property ownership, historical records, genealogical research, property titles, property deeds, county maps, county taxes, county zones, school boundaries, and more.


Clerk Offices in Hancock County Maine are responsible for maintaining important records for a county or local area, including multiple types of Hancock County records. These include vital records such as birth certificates, marriage records, divorce records, and death certificates, which can be useful for proving identity or for conducting genealogical research in Hancock County. They may also keep documents related to Hancock County property ownership and property taxes, including title deeds, tax assessments, property appraisals, and property sale records. The Hancock County Clerk is one of the best places to find all types of county records, which may be available online.

Bar Harbor Town Clerk Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-4098

Bucksport Town Clerk Bucksport ME 50 Main Street 04416 207-469-7368

Deer Isle Town Clerk Deer Isle ME CHURCH St 04627 207-348-9398

Ellsworth Clerk Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-7176

Hancock County Clerk Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605

Sullivan Town Clerk Sullivan ME 1888 U.s. 1 04664 207-422-6282


Town and City Halls in Hancock County Maine are responsible for providing municipal services for their locality. As part of this job, they may store important county records, including Hancock County vital records such as birth certificates, marriage license records, divorce records, and death certificates. These can be used as proof of identity, in applications for government services, or for performing genealogical research. The Town or City Hall in Hancock County may also keep documents on property ownership, property taxes and tax assessments, and maps for their jurisdiction that include zones, property boundaries, and school boundaries. Town and City Halls often make county records available online.

Aurora Town Hall Aurora ME 70 Old Airline Road 04408 207-584-2431

Blue Hill Town Hall Blue Hill ME 18 Union Street 04614 207-374-2281

Brooksville Town Hall Brooksville ME 1 Town House Road 04617 207-326-4518

Ellsworth City Hall Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-667-8674

Franklin Town Hall Franklin ME 34 Main St 04634 207-565-3663

Lamoine Town Hall Lamoine ME 606 Douglas Hwy 04605 207-667-2242

Mariaville Town Hall Mariaville ME 1686 Mariaville Road 04605 207-537-2107

Penobscot Town Hall Penobscot ME 1 Southern Bay Road 04476 207-326-4364

Sorrento Town Hall Sorrento ME 79 Pomola Avenue 04677 207-422-6889

Southwest Harbor Town Hall Southwest Harbor ME 26 Village Green Way 04679 207-244-5404

Surry Town Hall Surry ME 741 N Bend Rd 04684 207-667-5912

Swans Island Town Hall Swans Island ME 125 Harbor Rd 04685 207-526-4279

Tremont Town Hall Tremont ME 20 Harbor Drive 04653 207-244-7204

Trenton Town Hall Trenton ME 59 Oak Point Rd 04605 207-667-7207

Verona Town Hall Bucksport ME 16 School Street 04416 207-469-7965

Winter Harbor Town Hall Winter Harbor ME 23 Harbor Road 04693 207-963-2235


Assessor Offices in Hancock County Maine determine the appraisal value of the taxable property within a county or local jurisdiction, which is used to assess the property taxes owed by Hancock County residents. Hancock County Assessors also keep a number of property-related documents, including records on property tax assessments, property appraisals, tax liens, foreclosures, and property tax payments. These Hancock County public records include information about current and former owners of a property, the property's size and location, zones and use regulations, and transfers of the property ownership. Assessors may make county records available through their website.

Bar Harbor Assessor Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-3320

Bucksport Assessor Bucksport ME 50 Main Street 04416 207-469-7949

Hancock County Registry Of Deeds Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-8353

Lamoine Assessors Lamoine ME 606 Douglas Highway 04605 207-667-2242


Historical Societies in Hancock County Maine are usually organized around a particular area, a group of people, or a historical event, and they preserve documents that have historic value. Hancock County Historical Societies may maintain a range of documents on individuals from that area, including Hancock County vital records such as birth and death certificates, marriage announcements, and other records that can help with Hancock County genealogical research. They may also have photographs, historical maps, historical laws, and other records for their location and the people who lived there. Historical Societies may provide online access to their Hancock County public records.

Bar Harbor Historical Society Bar Harbor ME 33 Ledgelawn Avenue 04609 207-288-0000

Bucksport Historical Society Bucksport ME Main Street 04416 503-308-0500

Deer Isle Stonington Historical Society Deer Isle ME 416 Sunset Road 04683 207-348-6400

Mount Desert Island Historical Society Mount Desert ME 1119 Main Street 04660 207-244-5043

Mt Desert Island Historical Society Mount Desert ME 373 Sound Drive 04660 207-276-9323

Sedgewick Brooklin Historical Society Sedgwick ME 575 North Sedgwick Road 04676 207-359-4422

Tremont Historical Society Southwest Harbor ME Shore Road 04679 207-244-9753


Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices in Hancock County Maine are responsible for collecting local taxes and disbursing the funds. This can include Hancock County property taxes, business taxes, and other county or local taxes. Hancock County Treasurer and Tax Collectors maintain a number of property-related county records, including Hancock County property tax assessments, property appraisals, property ownership records, and any tax liens or foreclosures. They may also maintain Hancock County public records on property transfers and sales, including titles and deeds, which list the former and current owners as well as information on the property itself. Treasurer and Tax Collector Offices may provide online access to their county records.

Bar Harbor Tax Collector Bar Harbor ME 93 Cottage Street 04609 207-288-5096

Deer Isle Tax Collector Deer Isle ME 70 Church Street 04627 207-348-6060

Ellsworth Tax Collector Ellsworth ME 1 City Hall Avenue 04605 207-669-6634

Hancock County Treasurer's Office Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-8272


Recorders of Deeds in Hancock County Maine keep a range of real estate ownership documents for a county or local government as part of their job to ensure the accuracy of property, land, and Hancock County property tax records. The Hancock County Recorder's Office has county records on property ownership, transfers of property including deeds and titles, and property tax records such as property appraisals, Hancock County tax assessments, and tax liens or foreclosures. These documents contain information about the previous and current property owners, descriptions of the property, and Hancock County property sales. Recorders of Deeds may provide online access to their county records.

Hancock County Recorder of Deeds Ellsworth ME PO Box 1059 04605 207-667-8353


Archives in Hancock County Maine preserve historically significant documents, which can include a number of county records, such as historical birth certificates and death certificates, as well as marriage and divorce records which can be useful when performing Hancock County genealogical research. Hancock County Archives may also contain photographs, historical maps, personal documents, and other historical records about a specific location and the people who lived there. They may also hold historic newspapers that contain Hancock County public records. Some Archives keep documents that date back to the seventeenth century, and they may provide online access to their records.

Hancock County Vital Records Archive Ellsworth ME 50 State Street 04605 207-667-1404