Welcome to Worcester County
History and Genealogy
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County Information

Worcester County was created from Somerset County in 1742 and was named after an Earl of Worcester.
It is the eastern-most county located in the U.S. state of Maryland, containing the entire length of the state's Atlantic coast line.
It is home to the popular vacation resort area of Ocean City.
Its county seat is Snow Hill.

Online Data

Births

Cemeteries

Census

Church Histories / Records

County Records

Death Records

Family Bibles

County History

Miscellaneous Data

School Records

Wills/Probate Records

Website Updates:
March 2014: Military - 1883 Pensioners List - transcribed by Angela Carpenter
Feb 2012: Adam Dale Bio
May 2011: Decatur Biography
March 2011: Adkins Biography
Nov 2010: HAYWARD death notice
June 2010: "Events" newspaper item
Marriages


Surrounding Counties:
* Accomack County, Virginia (south)
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Somerset County (west)
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Sussex County, Delaware (north)
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Wicomico County (northwest)

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