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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Essex County, Vermont|Orange]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Norfolk'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Essex County, Vermont|Orange]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Norfolk'''  
  
'''Norfolk ''' is an extinct town formerly in northeastern Vermont. Norfolk was established in 1782. In 1801 Norfolk was annexed to [[Canaan, Vermont]].  
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'''Norfolk&nbsp;''' is an extinct town formerly in most extreme far northeastern corner of Vermont (and partially in modern New Hampshire). Norfolk was established by Vermont in 1782. In 1801 low-population Norfolk was annexed to [[Canaan, Vermont]].<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref> <ref>[http://all-ancestors.com/vermonttowns/vermontn.htm Land Grants That Became the Towns of Vermont - N] at ''All Ancestors'' (Internet site)(accessed 3 April 2013).</ref>
  
'''Records.''' For information about former residents of '''Norfolk''', try searching records of [[Canaan, Vermont]]. Canaan town meeting records, 1796-1903, are preserved at the Vermont Public Records Division in Montpelier, Vermont. A microfilm copy is available from the Family History Libray on {{FHL|154129|title-id|disp=film 865422 Items 3-6}}.
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'''Records.''' For information about former residents of '''Norfolk''', try searching records of [[Canaan, Vermont]]. Canaan town meeting records, 1796-1903, are preserved at the Vermont Public Records Division in Montpelier, Vermont. A microfilm copy is available from the Family History Libray on {{FHL|154129|title-id|disp=film 865422 Items 3-6}}.  
  
 
'''Adjacent towns: ''' [[Cambridge, Vermont|Cambridge]] | [[Elmore, Vermont|Elmore]] | [[Morristown, Vermont|Morristown]] | [[Sterling, Vermont|Sterling]] | [[Stowe, Vermont|Stowe]] | '''''Chittenden County:&nbsp;''''' [[Bolton, Vermont|Bolton]] | [[Essex, Vermont|Essex]] | [[Jericho, Vermont|Jericho]] | [[Underhill, Vermont|Underhill]] | [[Westford, Vermont|Westford]] | '''''Washington County:&nbsp;''''' [[Waterbury, Vermont|Waterbury]]  
 
'''Adjacent towns: ''' [[Cambridge, Vermont|Cambridge]] | [[Elmore, Vermont|Elmore]] | [[Morristown, Vermont|Morristown]] | [[Sterling, Vermont|Sterling]] | [[Stowe, Vermont|Stowe]] | '''''Chittenden County:&nbsp;''''' [[Bolton, Vermont|Bolton]] | [[Essex, Vermont|Essex]] | [[Jericho, Vermont|Jericho]] | [[Underhill, Vermont|Underhill]] | [[Westford, Vermont|Westford]] | '''''Washington County:&nbsp;''''' [[Waterbury, Vermont|Waterbury]]  

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Norfolk  is an extinct town formerly in most extreme far northeastern corner of Vermont (and partially in modern New Hampshire). Norfolk was established by Vermont in 1782. In 1801 low-population Norfolk was annexed to Canaan, Vermont.[1] [2]

Records. For information about former residents of Norfolk, try searching records of Canaan, Vermont. Canaan town meeting records, 1796-1903, are preserved at the Vermont Public Records Division in Montpelier, Vermont. A microfilm copy is available from the Family History Libray on film 865422 Items 3-6.

Adjacent towns: Cambridge | Elmore | Morristown | Sterling | Stowe | Chittenden County:  Bolton | Essex | Jericho | Underhill | Westford | Washington County:  Waterbury


References

  1. 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.
  2. Land Grants That Became the Towns of Vermont - N at All Ancestors (Internet site)(accessed 3 April 2013).