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Brief History

Danville was charatered on October 31, 1786 by the Vermont Legislature. Villages and hamlets in Danville include: Danville, Greenbank Hollow, Harvey's Hollow (formerly South Danville), North Danville, and West Danville.  The population was 2,196 at the 2010 census. [1] [2]  

Historical Data

Danville, Vermont USGenWeb Page

Town Histories

Village in the hills : a history of Danville, Vermont, 1786-1995, by Susannah Clifford (1995) - find this book in a library.

Vital Records

FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.

Military Records

Probate Records

The probate district for Danville is Caledonia
Caledonia Probate Division
1126 Main St, Ste 1
St Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone: (802) 748-6605

Church Records

City Directories

Danville Business Directory, 1887 – 1888.

Maps

1875 map of Danville

1875 map of North, West and South Danville

Cemeteries

The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Danville. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Caledonia County, website at this link.  

Searchable Cemetery listings available at Danville, Vermont USGenWeb Page.

Cemetery records of the town of Danville, Vermont are available on microfilm from the Family History Library. Order film online.

Town Records

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1747 -2001, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Danville Town Clerk's Office. These include Land records, 1788-1904; indexes to land records, 1788-1988.

Danville Town Clerk Office
36 U.S. 2
P.O. Box 183
Danville, VT 05828
Phone: (802) 684-3352
Email: danvtc36@yahoo.com

Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

The Caledonian Record

Libraries and Historical Societies

Pope Memorial Library
121 Park St.
PO Box 273
Danville, VT 05828
Phone: (802) 684-2256
Website: http://popememoriallibrary.org/

Danville Historical Society
121 Hill St.
PO Box 274
Danville, VT 05828
Phone: (802) 684-2055
Website: http://danvillevthistorical.org/

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