Grand Isle County, Vermont Genealogy

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United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Grand Isle County

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Online Records



County Courthouse

Grand Isle County Courthouse
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 7,
North Hero, VT 05474-0007
Fax: 802-372-3221

Probate judge  has probate records; town clerks have birth, marriage, death and land records

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Alburgh 1781,
Grand Isle 1779,
Isles La Motte 1779,
North Hero 1779,
South Hero 1779[1]


Parent County

Created 9 November 1802 from Franklin County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

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Modern town borders in Grand Isle County, Vermont.


Places / Localities


Extinct Town


  • Alburgh

Neighboring Counties

Chittenden | Franklin | Clinton County, New York | Missisquoi County, Quebec



Church Records

Court Records


Land and Property

Local Histories



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





Town Records

"Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"  Browse images.  Description: Vital and town records acquired from local town clerk offices.  Source Information: Town officials in Vermont. Vermont Town Records. Town halls in Vermont.  

Grand Isle County: Alburg, Grand Isle, North Hero, South Hero

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites


  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.
  2. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  3. Handybook for Genealogists, 847-61.