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Brief History

Cambridge was charatered on August 31, 1781 by the Vermont State Legislature.  Cambridge includes the villages of Jeffersonville and Cambridge. The population was 3,659 at the 2010 U.S. Census.  [1]  [2]

Historical Data

Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont, no. 8, Lamoille County, vol. II, Town of Cambridge - view a digital version of this document online.

Town Histories

The history of Cambridge, Vermont, by Winona S. Noble (1976) - find this book in a library.

Vital Records

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

Military Records

Cambridge, Vermont Personal War Sketches, 1861-1865, are available on FamilySearch.

Probate Records

The probate district for Cambridge is Lamoille.
Lamoille Probate Court
154 Main St.
PO Box 570
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-3306

Church Records

  • Mission of the Holy Cross (Cambridge, Vermont) Church Records, 1875-1909, are available on microfilm from the Family History Library. Order film online.
  • Records of the Mission of the Holy Apostles, Cambridge, Vermont, 1858-1908, are available on microfilm at the Family History Library. Order film online.

City Directories

Maps

1878 map of Cambridge

Cemeteries

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

Town Records 

Cambridge, Vermont Land Records, 1850-1917, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1925-1999, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Cambridge Town Clerk's Office. These include Town and vital records, 1785-Oct. 1999; indexes, 1772-1999, and Deeds, 1784-1850.

Cambridge Town Clerk
85 Church St.
Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Phone: (802) 644-2251
Website: http://www.townofcambridgevt.org/

Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

New and Citizen

Libraries and Historical Societies

Varnum Memorial Library
PO Box 198
194 Main Street
Jeffersonville, VT 05464-0198
Phone: (802) 644-2117
Email: TheVarnum@gmail.com
Website: http://thevarnum.org/

Cambridge Historical Society
49 School St.
PO Box 16
Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Email: Info@CambridgeHistoricalSociety.org
Website: http://www.cambridgehistoricalsociety.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cambridgehistoricalsociety

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