Cumberland County, Vermont Genealogy

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[[Vermont]] consisted of two counties in 1777, '''Cumberland County''' on the east side, and Bennington County to the west. In 1781 Cumberland County was split into four pieces, [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County, [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] County, [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]] County, and [[Washington (old) County, Vermont|Washington (old)]] County. The next year Washington (old) County became part of [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]].<ref>"Vermont County Information" in ''Genealogy Trails'' at http://genealogytrails.com/ver/county_info.html (accessed 2 October 2010).</ref>  
 
[[Vermont]] consisted of two counties in 1777, '''Cumberland County''' on the east side, and Bennington County to the west. In 1781 Cumberland County was split into four pieces, [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County, [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] County, [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]] County, and [[Washington (old) County, Vermont|Washington (old)]] County. The next year Washington (old) County became part of [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]].<ref>"Vermont County Information" in ''Genealogy Trails'' at http://genealogytrails.com/ver/county_info.html (accessed 2 October 2010).</ref>  
  
For records of Cumberland County, Vermont, see [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County, [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] County, and [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]] County in Vermont, and [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]. Some records created prior to 1777 may also be found at the [[New York State Archives]] in Albany, New York.
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For records of Cumberland County, Vermont, see [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County, [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] County, and [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]] County in Vermont, and [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]. Some records created prior to 1777 may also be found at the [[New York State Archives]] in Albany, New York.
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermontgenealogyresources/Maps/1772.jpg Disputed Territory 1772-1777] Township map of New York's four counties in modern Vermont.
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermontgenealogyresources/Maps/1777.jpg Vermont Republic 1777-1781] Township map showing Vermont's two earliest counties.
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*[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermontgenealogyresources/Maps/1781.jpg Vermont Republic 1781-1785]] Township map of Vermont's five counties 1781-1785.
  
 
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Vermont consisted of two counties in 1777, Cumberland County on the east side, and Bennington County to the west. In 1781 Cumberland County was split into four pieces, Orange County, Windham County, Windsor County, and Washington (old) County. The next year Washington (old) County became part of New Hampshire.[1]

Records

For records of Cumberland County, Vermont, see Orange County, Windham County, and Windsor County in Vermont, and New Hampshire. Some records created prior to 1777 may also be found at the New York State Archives in Albany, New York.

Websites

Sources

  1. "Vermont County Information" in Genealogy Trails at http://genealogytrails.com/ver/county_info.html (accessed 2 October 2010).