Maine Counties

 Maine-counties-map

County Seat Established Origin Coordinator
Androscoggin County Auburn 1854 From parts of Cumberland County, Kennebec County, and Lincoln County  
Aroostook County Houlton 1839 From parts of Penobscot County, and Washington County  
Cumberland County Portland 1761 As Cumberland County, Massachusetts from part of York County  
Franklin County Farmington 1838 From parts of Kennebec County, Oxford County, and Somerset County  
Hancock County Ellsworth 1790 As Hancock County, Massachusetts, from part of Lincoln County  
Kennebec County Augusta 1799 As Kennebec County, Massachusetts from part of Lincoln County  
Knox County Rockland 1860 From parts of Lincoln County and Waldo County  
Lincoln County Wiscasset 1760 As Lincoln County, Massachusetts from part of York County  
Oxford County Paris 1805 As Oxford County, Massachusetts from parts of Cumberland County and York County  
Penobscot County Bangor 1816 As Penobscot County, Massachusetts from part of Hancock County  
Piscataquis County Dover-Foxcroft 1838 From parts of Penobscot County and Somerset County  
Sagadahoc County Bath 1854 From part of Lincoln County  
Somerset County Skowhegan 1809 As Somerset County, Massachusetts from parts of Kennebec County  
Waldo County Belfast 1827 From parts of Hancock County, Kennebec County and Lincoln County  
Washington County Machias 1790 As Washington County, Massachusetts from part of Lincoln County  
York County Alfred 1652 As Yorkshire County, Massachusetts from the southern part of the District of Maine. Renamed York County by Massachusetts in 1668  

 

SOURCE:  Wikipedia