WFPL Building

Wilton Free Public Library
A Family Place Library

David L. Olson, Director
Six Goodspeed Street
P.O. Box 454
Wilton, ME 04294
(207) 645-4831
(207) 645-9417 TTY/Fax


Sunday-Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 - 5
Wednesday: 12 - 7
Thursday: 10 - 7
Friday: 10 - 5
Saturday: 10 - 1


Genealogy Resources and Services

Library staff are not available to conduct research for patrons, however, we do have a rather extensive selection of genealogy resources (predominately pertinent for local area research) available for use by patrons. Our resources consist of an extensive selection of print resources, microfilm, other donated material, and links to Web sites:

Print Resources  
1790 Census of Maine
Abstracts of Bristol County, Massachusetts probate records
Alphabetical index Maine volunteers, etc. War of 1861
Ancestors and Descendants of Paul Pratt of New Vineyard
The ancestry and posterity of Joshua Dow of Avon, Maine
The Averell-Averill-Avery Family, 1637-1914
The Bangor Historical Magazine: later the Maine Historical
Birth Registration book, 1795, Wilton, Maine
Bolte memoirs and genealogy
Boston taxpayers in 1821
A brief history of Winthrop from 1764 to October 1855
Captain George R. Fernald
A census of pensioners for Revolutionary or military
Collecting Vermont Ancestors
The complete book of emigrants in bondage, 1614-1775
The complete book of emigrants, 1607-1660
The diary of Martha Ballard, 1785-1812
Early Massachusetts marriages
English adventures and emigrants, 1609-1660
First Congregational Church; North Yarmouth, Maine;  
Francis Cooke of the Mayflower; the first five generations
Genealogical and biographical research
Genealogical dictionary of the first settlers.
Genealogical dictionary of Maine and New Hampshire
The Genealogical dictionary of Rhode Island
Genealogical research in New England
A genealogist's handbook for New England research
Genealogy of the Burbank family
The Great immigration
The great migration
The great migration begins
Hinckleys of Maine
History of Greene, Maine
A history of Jay, Maine from it's settlement
History of early settlers of Bridgewater, in Plymouth
History of the Kimball Family in America from 1634 to 1897
History of the Town of Duxbury, Massachusetts
In search of your British & Irish roots
Index of selected obituaries, Kennebec Journal, 1825-1854
Index of the Rolls of Honor 
Index to cemeteries
An index to the vital records of Dorchester, Massachusetts
Index to U.S. invalid pension records, 1801-1815
Jeriah Bass and his descendants
John Howland of the Mayflower
John Keep of Longmeadow, Massachusetts, 1660-1676
Joshua Bean of Exeter, Brentwood and Gilmanton, N.H.
Lineages of members of the National Society of the Sons and Daughters
List of Freemen of Massachusetts, 1630-1691
Maine at Valley Forge
Maine families in 1790
Maine Genealogy
Maine probate abstracts, 1687-1775
Maine probate abstracts, 1775-1800
Maine Revolutionary soldier's graves
Maine wills, 1640-1760
Maine's historical records
Marriage returns of Cumberland County, Maine prior to 1892
Marriage returns of oxford County, Maine prior to 1892
Mayflower Ancestral Index
Mayflower families through five generations
Mayflower increasings
Mayflower marriages( files of George Ernest Bowman)
Microfilm List: Maine town and census records
Munro family
National Society of the Sons of the American Revolution
New England marriages prior to 1700
New Pennacook folks
Officers and enlisted men of the United States Navy
Old Kittery and her families
Penobscot pioneers
The pioneers of Massachusetts
The probate records of Lincoln County, Maine 1760-1800
Publishments, marriages, births, and deaths from the earlier records of Plymouth in New England
Records of the Colony of New Plymouth in New England
Rejected or suspended applications for Revolutionary War
Reuben Wing, Senior of "Old Winthrop"
Roster of Maine in the World War, 1917_1919
Saco Valley Settlements and families
Seventeenth century Colonial ancestors
A simplified guide to marriage, census and other indexes
A simplified guide to probate jurisdictions
A simplified guide to record offices in England and Wales
Soldiers, sailors, and patriots of the Revolutionary War
The Sterry family of America, 1670-1970
Supplement to Soldiers, sailors and patriots.
Turner after 1886
The Varnums and their pioneer neighborhood
Vital records of Kittery, Maine to the year 1892
Vital records of York, Maine
Walter Goodwin Davis
Wilton Cemeteries 
Donated Materials
Copies of The New England Historical and Genealogical Record
Copies of The American Genealogist
Web Sites
Franklin County Web Page -
Maine Genealogy Society -
Maine Old Cemetery Association -
Maine Historical Society -
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