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Modern town borders of Alburgh in Grand Isle County, Vermont.


Brief History

Alburgh, founded in 1781, was spelled Alburg from 1891 to 2006.[1]



Deeds in the Alburgh Town Clerk books can be found at in the Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005 database for Alburgh. Browse images, or use the index provided below, under Town Records.

In Town records 1792-1824 vol 1-3, there are numerical listings of the owners of each lot in 1798, 1801 and 1805.

In Town records 1818-1847 vol 4-6, there are numerical listings of the owners of each lot in 1808 and 1813 (no names on the first five lots.)

Local Histories

History, Town of Alburgh, Vermont : An Account of The Discovery, Settlement, And Interesting And Remarkable Events; compiled by Allen L. Stratton. (North Hero, Vt.:1986-2000.)


Alburgh plat map of 1781 (traced in 1967)  It is recommended to save the map to your computer, and rotate the view clockwise. The first concession (or range) is on the left.


Tax records 1793-1805 from Vermont Town Records, Alburg, Grand Isle, vol. 1-3

Tax record 1806 from Vermont Town Records, Alburg, Grand Isle, vol. 4-6  1806

Town Records

Vermont Town Records, Alburg, Grand Isle
The Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005 data base has not been indexed. These are links to take you to the images with indexes in the town books
Vol. 1-3, 1792-1824 Note: generally covers town records from June 1792 to January 1807.
Index to Vol 1, 1792-1801 
Index to Vol 2, 1801-1803 
Index to Vol 3, 1803-1806 

Vol. 4-6, 1807-1832 Note: generally covers town records from January 1807 to January 1818.
Index to Vol 4, 1806-1808 
Index to Vol 5, 1808-1812  
Index to Vol 6, 1813-1818 

Vol. 7, 8 & 9, 1818-1833
Index to Vol 7, 1818-1822 
Index to Vol 8, 1822-1826   Index to Vol. 9, 1826-1833

Town Clerk

Alburgh Town Office
Carol Cleland, Clerk-Treasurer
1 North Main Street
Alburgh, VT 05440
TEL: 796-3468 FAX: 796-3939
HRS: M-F 9-12 & 1-5

Societies and Libraries

Alburgh Historical Society, Inc.
Alburg Public Library, 165 Main Street, Alburgh, VT
Mailing Address: PO Box 453, Alburgh, VT 05440
Phone: (802) 796-4144 or (802) 796-3547
Contact: Christine Tepper, (802) 796-4144, or Lorraine Mumley, or (802) 796-3547 Co-Presidents.
Alburgh Town Clerk, 1 North Main Street, Alburgh, VT 05440

Adjacent towns: Grand Isle Co.: Isle La Motte | North Hero | Franklin Co.: Highgate | Swanton | New York Clinton Co.: Champlain | Chazy | Quebec Le Haut-Richelieu: Lacolle | Noyan | Saint-Georges-de-Clarenceville


  1. Alburgh (town), Vermont at Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia (accessed 18 March 2013).


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