Franklin County, Vermont

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United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Franklin County

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Online Records

Contents

County Courthouse

Franklin County Courthouse
P O Box 808
Church Street, St. Albans, VT 05478
Mailing Address: PO Box 808, Saint Albans , VT 05478
802-524-2739, 802-524-3863
Fax: 802-524-7996


County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1900;
Town Clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial and land;
Probate Judge has probate records


Towns Organized Before 1800:
Bakersfield 1791,
Berkshire 1781,
Enosburg 1780,
Fairfax 1763,
Fairfield 1763,
Fletcher 1781,
Franklin 1789,
Georgia 1763,
Highgate 1763,
Montgomery 1789,
Richford 1780,
Sheldon 1763,
Swanton 1763,
St. Albans 1763[1]

Quick Facts

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



Parent County

Boundary Changes

9 November 1802, Grand Isle County set off.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Saint Albans

Towns:

  • Fletcher
  • Franklin
  • Georgia
  • Highgate
  • Montgomery
  • Richford
  • Saint Albans
  • Sheldon
  • Swanton

Villages:

  • Enosburg Falls
  • Swanton

Neighboring Counties

Chittenden | Grand Isle | Lamoille | Orleans | Quebec counties: Brome | Missisquoi

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church History and Records

Court records

Gazetteers

Land and Property

Maps

Migration

Early migration routes to and from Franklin County for European settlers included:[3]

Military History and Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:

Vermont, Franklin County Probates (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers

Websites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Franklin 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)
  3. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 847-61. (FHL Book 973 D27e 2002) WorldCat entry.