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*[[Vermont Probate Records|Probate districts]] - '''not''' counties  
 
*[[Vermont Probate Records|Probate districts]] - '''not''' counties  
 
*Good [[Vermont Vital Records#Vital_Records_Indexes|BMD indexes]] for early-1870, 1871-1908, 1909-1942, 1943-1953  
 
*Good [[Vermont Vital Records#Vital_Records_Indexes|BMD indexes]] for early-1870, 1871-1908, 1909-1942, 1943-1953  
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=== Vermont Counties  ===
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== Vermont Counties  ==
  
 
'''Click''' on the map below to go to a county page. '''Hover''' over a county to see its name. To see a '''larger''' version of the map, [[Vermont Counties Map|click here]].  
 
'''Click''' on the map below to go to a county page. '''Hover''' over a county to see its name. To see a '''larger''' version of the map, [[Vermont Counties Map|click here]].  
  
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*[[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
 
*[[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
 
*[[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
 
*[[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
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'''Extinct or Renamed Counties:''' [[Cumberland County, Vermont|Cumberland]] | [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] | [[Washington (old) County, Vermont|Washington (old)]]
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'''Extinct or Renamed Jurisdictions:&nbsp;''' [[Albany County, Vermont|Albany]]{{·}} [[Charlotte County, Vermont|Charlotte]]{{·}} [[Cumberland County, Vermont|Cumberland]]{{·}} [[Dominion of New England]]{{·}} [[Gloucester County, Vermont|Gloucester]]{{·}} [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]]{{·}} [[Massachusetts Bay Colony]]{{·}} [[New Hampshire|New Hampshire]]{{·}} [[New York|New York]]{{·}} [[Washington (old) County, Vermont|Washington&nbsp;(old)]]  
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=== Major Repositories  ===
 
=== Major Repositories  ===
  
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[[Vermont State Archives and Records Administration]]{{·}} [[Vermont Historical Society]]{{·}} [[New England Historic Genealogical Society]]{{·}} [[National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)]]{{·}} [[Allen County Public Library]] <br><br>[[Image:Vermont.png|right|175px|Vermont.png]]  
 
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[[Vermont State Archives and Records Admninistration]]{{·}} [[Vermont Historical Society]]{{·}} [[New England Historic Genealogical Society]]{{·}} [[National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)]]{{·}} [[Allen County Public Library]]  
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=== Migration Routes  ===
 
=== Migration Routes  ===
  
 
[[Chambly Canal]]{{·}} [[Champlain Canal]]{{·}} [[Connecticut River]]{{·}} [[Erie Canal]]{{·}} [[Hudson River]]{{·}} [[Lake Champlain]]  
 
[[Chambly Canal]]{{·}} [[Champlain Canal]]{{·}} [[Connecticut River]]{{·}} [[Erie Canal]]{{·}} [[Hudson River]]{{·}} [[Lake Champlain]]  
 
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=== Research Tools  ===
 
=== Research Tools  ===
  
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=2;t=searchable;c=1435692 Vermont Probate Files, 1791-1919] were added to FamilySearch Record Search. More than 200,000 images are currently available.  
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*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=2;c=1409123;t=browsable;w= Vermont Land Records, Early to 1900] images are available online at FamilySearch Record Search.  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtgenweb/VT_History.htm VTGenWeb Project] links repository by topic, and by county.  
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*Join our group of Vermont researchers on [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Vermont-Genealogy-Research-Community/215080775207397 Facebook] &amp; [[Join a Skype Research Community|Skype]]
*[http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vttttp/ Vermont Trails to the Past] small links repository mostly to maps.
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1435692Vermont Probate Files, 1791-1919] were added to FamilySearch Record Search. More than 200,000 images are currently available. More information at [[Vermont Probate Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/show#uri=http://hr-search-api:8080/searchapi/search/collection/1409123 Vermont Land Records, Early to 1900] images are available online at FamilySearch Record Search. More information at [[Vermont Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtgenweb/VT_History.htm VTGenWeb Project] provides county information about formation date, parent county, county seat, bibliography, cemeteries, census, churches, towns, history, look ups, obituaries, queries, repositories, surname registry, and many Internet links.  
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*[http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vttttp/ Vermont Trails to the Past] is a small links-repository mostly to maps.  
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*[[Vermont County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|County Creation Dates and Divisions]] showing dates they were created or renamed and counties created from older counties.
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=== Did You Know?  ===
 
=== Did You Know?  ===
  
*Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s ''National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship'' in [[United States Church Records]].  
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*Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s ''National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship'' in [[United States Church Records]].
*State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.
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*State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.&nbsp;
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*[[Vermont, Bennington County, Manchester District, Probates (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont, Bennington County, Manchester District Estate&nbsp;Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Births and Christenings (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Deaths and Burials (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Marriages (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Enrolled Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Enrolled Militia Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Land Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Probate Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Probate Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont Vital Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont Vital Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont, Washington County, Probate Estate Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont, Washington County, Progbate Estate Files (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
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*[[Vermont, Windham County, Westminster District Probates (FamilySearch Historical Records)|Vermont, Windham County, Westminister District, Probates (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
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[[Category:Vermont]] [[Category:States_of_the_United_States]]
 
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Vermont's fall foliage.
Welcome to Vermont,
Green Mountain State

Most unique genealogical features:

Vermont Counties

Click on the map below to go to a county page. Hover over a county to see its name. To see a larger version of the map, click here.


Bennington CountyWindham CountyRutland CountyWindsor CountyOrange CountyAddison CountyWashington CountyChittenden CountyLamoille CountyCaledonia CountyEssex CountyOrleans CountyFranklin CountyGrand Isle CountyVermont-county-map.gif





Extinct or Renamed Jurisdictions:  Albany · Charlotte · Cumberland · Dominion of New England · Gloucester · Jefferson · Massachusetts Bay Colony · New Hampshire · New York · Washington (old)

Major Repositories

Vermont State Archives and Records Administration · Vermont Historical Society · New England Historic Genealogical Society · National Archives Northeast Region (Boston) · Allen County Public Library

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Migration Routes

Chambly Canal · Champlain Canal · Connecticut River · Erie Canal · Hudson River · Lake Champlain

Research Tools

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Did You Know?

  • Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship in United States Church Records.


  • State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families. 

Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:

Things you can do

In order to make this wiki a better research tool, we need your help! Many tasks need to be done. You can help by:


Wiki Volunteers Wanted

To add your knowledge and help expand the wiki click here: