Chittenden County, Vermont Genealogy

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[http://www.courtreference.com/Chittenden-County-Vermont-Courts.htm Chittenden County Courthouse ]<br>175 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05401-8310 <br>Phone: 802-863-3467&nbsp; 802.863.7481  
 
[http://www.courtreference.com/Chittenden-County-Vermont-Courts.htm Chittenden County Courthouse ]<br>175 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05401-8310 <br>Phone: 802-863-3467&nbsp; 802.863.7481  
  
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'''''Town clerks''''' have birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and land records; '''''County clerk''''' has divorce records from 1829 and court records from 1798 <br><br>'''Towns Organized Before 1800:''' <br>{{Wikipedia|Chittenden County, Vermont}}Bolton 1763, <br>Burlington 1763, <br>Charlotte 1762, <br>Colchester 1763, <br>Essex 1763, <br>Hinesburg, 1762, <br>Huntington 1763, <br>Jericho 1763, <br>Milton 1763, <br>Richmond 1794, <br>Shelburne 1763, <br>St. George 1763, <br>Underhill 1763, <br>Williston 1763<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 698. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
Town Clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and&nbsp;land records; <br>County Clerk has divorce records from 1829 and court records from 1798 <br><br>Towns Organized Before 1800: <br>Bolton 1763, <br>Burlington 1763, <br>Charlotte 1762, <br>Colchester 1763, <br>Essex 1763, <br>Hinesburg, 1762, <br>Huntington 1763, <br>Jericho 1763, <br>Milton 1763, <br>Richmond 1794, <br>Shelburne 1763, <br>St. George 1763, <br>Underhill 1763, <br>Williston 1763<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Chittenden County, Vermont. Page 698 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Quick Facts  ===
 
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==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
Created 22 October 1787 from the Colonial lands. <ref>{{WorldCat|50140092}} ▲ {{FHL|1049485|item}} ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)</ref>  
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Chittenden County; 175 Main St; Burlington, VT 05401-8310; Ph. 802.863.7481 Details: (Twn Clks have b, m, d, bur, pro &amp; land rec; Co Clk has div rec from 1829 &amp; ct rec from 1798) Towns Organized Before 1800: Bolton 1763, Burlington 1763, Charlotte 1762, Colchester 1763, Essex 1763, Hinesburg, 1762, Huntington 1763, Jericho 1763, Milton 1763, Richmond 1794, Shelburne 1763, St. George 1763, Underhill 1763, Williston 1763. home.att.net/~local_history/Chittenden-Co-VT.htm<br>  
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*1 November 1810, [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] County set off (renamed [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] County 8 November 1814.)  
 
*1 November 1810, [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] County set off (renamed [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] County 8 November 1814.)  
 
*26 October 1835, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] County set off.
 
*26 October 1835, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] County set off.
 
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== Places / Localities  ==
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[[Addison County, Vermont|Addison ]]| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin ]]| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]] | [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille ]]| [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington ]]| '''New York''' counties: [[Clinton County, New York|Clinton ]]| [[Essex County, New York|Essex]]  
 
[[Addison County, Vermont|Addison ]]| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin ]]| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]] | [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille ]]| [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington ]]| '''New York''' counties: [[Clinton County, New York|Clinton ]]| [[Essex County, New York|Essex]]  
  
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=== Archives and Libraries  ===
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/chittenden.htm#top List of Chittenden County Cemeteries]
 
*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/chittenden.htm#top List of Chittenden County Cemeteries]
  
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Probate files or packets for Chittenden County are now digitized and available at [http://labs.familysearch.org/ http://labs.familysearch.org/].  
 
Probate files or packets for Chittenden County are now digitized and available at [http://labs.familysearch.org/ http://labs.familysearch.org/].  
  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebChittCounty.html The Chittenden County VTGenWeb Project], an member of [[VTGenWeb|The VTGenWeb Project]]  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebChittCounty.html The Chittenden County VTGenWeb Project], an member of [[VTGenWeb|The VTGenWeb Project]]  
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County Courthouse

Chittenden County Courthouse
175 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05401-8310
Phone: 802-863-3467  802.863.7481

Town clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and land records; County clerk has divorce records from 1829 and court records from 1798

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Chittenden County, Vermont
Bolton 1763,
Burlington 1763,
Charlotte 1762,
Colchester 1763,
Essex 1763,
Hinesburg, 1762,
Huntington 1763,
Jericho 1763,
Milton 1763,
Richmond 1794,
Shelburne 1763,
St. George 1763,
Underhill 1763,
Williston 1763[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

Created 22 October 1787 from the Colonial lands. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

[[Image:
VermontFranklin CountyLamoille CountyWashington CountyAddison CountyChittenden CountyNew YorkEssex CountyClinton CountyGrand IsleHinesburgCharlotteShelburneSaint GeorgeWillistonSouth BurlingtonBurlingtonWinooskiColchesterMiltonWestfordEssexUnderhillJerichoRichmondBoltonHuntingtonBule's GoreFerrisburghMonktonStarksboroLincolnBristolNew HavenWalthamVergennesWestportEssexWillsboroChesterfieldAu SablePeruPlattsburgh CityPlattsburgh TownBeekmantownChazyIsle La MotteAlburgNorth HeroGrand IsleSouth HeroSwantonGeorgiaFairfaxFairfieldSheldonEnosburgBakersfieldFlecherBelvidereWatervilleCambridgeJohnsonMorristownStoweWaterburyMiddlesexDuxburyMoretownBerlinNorthfieldWarrenWaitsfieldFaystonSt. AlbansSaint Albans Town
Modern town borders in Chittenden County, Vermont.

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Places / Localities

Towns:

  • Bolton
  • Charlotte
  • Colchester
  • Essex
  • Hinesburg
  • Huntington
  • Jericho
  • Milton
  • Richmond
  • Shelburne
  • St. George
  • Underhill
  • Westford
  • Williston

Neighboring Counties

Addison | Franklin | Grand Isle | Lamoille | Washington | New York counties: Clinton | Essex

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Probate files or packets for Chittenden County are now digitized and available at http://labs.familysearch.org/.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies,Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 698. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.