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Stowe was charatered on June 8, 1763. Maria Von Trapp ("The Sound of Music") came here after escaping from the Nazis because it reminded her of her native Austria. Lying in the shadow of Mount Mansfield, Vermont's highest peak, Stowe is known as "the Ski Capital of the East". The population was 4,314 at the 2010 census.  
- Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont, no. 8, Lamoille County, vol. VIII, towns of Stowe and Mansfield, Stowe Fire District no. 1, Stowe Village - view a digital version of this document.
- Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont : extract from no. 8, Lamoille County, part II, Stowe and Stowe Village - view a digital version of this document.
- History of Stowe to 1869, History of Stowe to 1869 (1871) - find this book in a library.
- History of Stowe, Vermont : from 1763 to 1934, by Walter J. Bigelow (1934) - view a digital copy of this book online.
- Stowe, Vermont history and genealogy : the Susan W. Downer collection, by Stowe, Vermont : Stowe Historical Society (2001) - find this book in a library.
FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.
The probate district for Stowe is Lamoille.
Lamoille Probate Court
154 Main St.
PO Box 570
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-3306
The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Stowe. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Lamoille County, website at this link.
- Old Yard Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Riverbank Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Sterling Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Trapp Family Lodge Grounds - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- West Branch Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
Stowe, Vermont Cemetery Records (includes records of the Old Yard Center Cemetery, Thomas S. Luce Cemetery, Old Mansfield-Old Lude Hill Cemetery, Riverbank Cemetery, Old Ivory Luce Cemetery, West Branch Cemetery, and Sterling Cemetery) are available on microfilm at the Family History Library. Order film online.
- Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1903 -2000, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).
- The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Stowe Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of births and deaths, 1793-1864, Records of births, marriages, and deaths of Stowe, Vermont, 1857-Feb. 2000, Records of marriages and births, 1800-1856, Town records, 1808-1858, and Deeds, 1795-1850.
Stowe Town Clerk
67 Main Street
PO Box 248
Stowe, VT 05672
Libraries and Historical Societies
Stowe Free Library
90 Pond Street
Stowe, VT 05672
Phone: (802) 253-6145
Stowe Historical Society
PO Box 730
Stowe, VT 05672
Phone: (802) 253-1518
- ↑ About Stowe, Vermont - http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/stowe.html#about
- ↑ Stowe, Vermont - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/LamoilleStowe.html
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