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<br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1884, <br>marriage and burial records a few divorce records, <br>court records from 1800 and land recordsc from 1762; <br>Probate Judge has probate records from 1800 <br>  
 
<br>County Clerk has birth and death records from 1884, <br>marriage and burial records a few divorce records, <br>court records from 1800 and land recordsc from 1762; <br>Probate Judge has probate records from 1800 <br>  
  
Towns Organized Before 1800: <br>Bloomfield 1762, <br>Brunswick 1761, <br>Canaan 1782, <br>Concord 1780, <br>Guildhall 1761, <br>Lunenburg 1763, <br>Maidstone 1761, <br>Victory 1781<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Essex 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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Towns Organized Before 1800: <br>Bloomfield 1762, <br>Brunswick 1761, <br>Canaan 1782, <br>Concord 1780, <br>Guildhall 1761, <br>Lunenburg 1763, <br>Maidstone 1761, <br>Victory 1781<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Essex 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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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]]| [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans ]]| '''New Hampshire''' counties: [[Coos County, New Hampshire|Coos ]]| [[Grafton County, New Hampshire|Grafton ]]| '''Quebec '''counties: [[Compton County, Quebec|Compton ]]| [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]  
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[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]]| [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans ]]| '''New Hampshire''' counties: [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös ]]| [[Grafton County, New Hampshire|Grafton ]]| '''Quebec ''' counties: [[Compton County, Quebec|Compton ]]| [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]  
  
 
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/essex.htm#top List of Essex County Cemeteries]
  
 
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebEssexCounty.html The Essex County VTGenWeb Project], an member of The VTGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebEssexCounty.html The Essex County VTGenWeb Project], an member of The VTGenWeb Project  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/essex.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
 
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Revision as of 06:29, 30 January 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Essex County

Hand and keyboard.jpg Vermont
Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Essex County Courthouse 
P.O. Box 75
Guildhall, VT 05905-0075
Phone:802-676-3910
Fax: 802-676-3463


County Clerk has birth and death records from 1884,
marriage and burial records a few divorce records,
court records from 1800 and land recordsc from 1762;
Probate Judge has probate records from 1800

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Bloomfield 1762,
Brunswick 1761,
Canaan 1782,
Concord 1780,
Guildhall 1761,
Lunenburg 1763,
Maidstone 1761,
Victory 1781[1]

Quick Facts

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Essex County, Vermont



Parent County

  • Created 5 November 1792 from Orange County. [2]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns:

  • Averill
  • Bloomfield
  • Brighton
  • Brunswick
  • Canaan
  • Concord
  • East Haven
  • Ferdinand
  • Granby
  • Guildhall
  • Lemington
  • Lewis
  • Lunenburg
  • Maidstone
  • Norton
  • Victory

Community:

  • Island Pond

Grants and gores:

  • Avery's
  • Warner's
  • Warren's

Neighboring Counties

Caledonia | Orleans | New Hampshire counties: Coös | Grafton | Quebec counties: Compton | Stanstead

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

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

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Essex County, Vermont. Page 698 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. WorldCat 50140092FHL Collection Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002)