Elmore, Vermont

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United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Lamoille Gotoarrow.png Elmore

Brief History

Elmore was charatered on August 21, 1781 by the Vermont Legislature. Elmore contains East Elmore, Lake Elmore and Elmore State Park.  The town was named for Colonel Samuel Elmore, a Colonel in the Revolutionary War.

The population at the 2010 US Census was 855.  [1]  [2]

Historical Data

Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont, no. 8, Lamoille County, vol. IV, town of Elmore - view a digital version of this document online.

Town Histories

Vital Records

FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.

Military Records

Probate Records

The probate district for Elmore is Lamoille.
Lamoille Probate Court
154 Main St.
PO Box 570
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-3306

Church Records

City Directories

Maps

1878 map of Elmore

Cemeteries

The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Elmore. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Lamoille County, website at this link.  

  • Elmore Mountain Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
  • Lake Elmore Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.

Elmore, Vermont Cemetery Records, 1803-1888, are available on microfilm at the Family History Library. Order film online.

Elmore, Vermont Burial Records, 2000-2006, are available on FamilySearch (browse images only).

Town Records 

Elmore, Vermont Land Records, 1853-1905, are available on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Elmore Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of marriages, births, and deaths, 1791-1867, Vital records of Elmore, Vermont, 1857-Oct. 1999, and Deeds, 1786-1853.

Elmore Town Clerk
1175 Vermont 12
Lake Elmore, VT 05657
Phone: (802) 888-2637
Website: http://www.elmorevt.org/

Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

New and Citizen

Libraries and Historical Societies

Elmore Historical Society Website

References

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