Vital Records of Castine, Maine (#59)

MGS Special Publication #59Edited By: James H. Wick Pages: 416 ISBN: 0-89725-855-X Original Publication Year: 2009 Every Name Index: 12,457 entriesNon-Member Price: $57 Member Price: $45About The Book: Castine, Maine is one of the oldest communities in North America, is located in Hancock County on Penobscot Bay and is thirty miles southwest of Ellsworth, the county seat. It has been occupied continuously since the early 1600s as the site of numerous trading posts, forts, missions and permanent settlement of France, Holland, England and colonial America. Before 1613, and during the course of its long history, Castine has also been home to several nations of Native Americans