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Amherst is a town in Hancock county, Maine. It was formed in 1831. Amherst began keeping vital records in 1783 and town records in 1850*. For more information, contact the county at 638 Airline Rd.,Ellsworth 04605 . On the attached map, Amherst is shown as 3 in Hancock county.
For information about the state of Maine see Maine Family History Research.