Books available online of interest when researching Maine/Scarborough Genealogy & History. These books are not available at the museum but are known to be important for genealogical research of Scarborough ancestors.

Town Reports – Provide a wealth of information including school business, road building, information about the poor, and Birth, Marriage, and Death information (1893-1944) Many have been scanned and are available online.

Finding Aids

Bill Tolman Memorial Database – A group of spreadsheets based on surnames that links in individuals to various books and documents in the museum.

Ephemera Finding Aid – A searchable database that lists various ephemera and their location in the museum. 

Obituaries – Obituary Index – An index of Scarborough individuals who have passed. Many have a location identifier to an online file containing an image of the obituary. 




Prouts Neck


Ships, Boats, & Watercraft