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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
 
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Berkshire County, Massachusetts
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[[Rutland County, Vermont|Rutland]] | [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]] | [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] | '''Massachusetts '''Counties: [[Berkshire County, Massachusetts|Berkshire]] | [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] | '''New York''' Counties: [[Rensselaer County, New York|Rensselaer]] | [[Washington County, New York|Washington]]
 
 
Franklin County, Massachusetts
 
 
 
Rensselaer County, New York
 
 
 
Rutland
 
 
 
Washington County, New York
 
 
 
Windham
 
 
 
Windsor
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 19:04, 19 December 2008

United States > Vermont > Bennington County
showing location of Bennington County

County Courthouse

History

Parent County

Created 11 February 1779 from the Colonial lands. [1]

Boundary Changes

  • Windham County was set off 22 February 1781.

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns:

  • Arlington
  • Bennington
  • Dorset
  • Glastenbury
  • Landgrove
  • Manchester
  • Peru
  • Pownal
  • Readsboro
  • Rupert
  • Sandgate
  • Searsburg
  • Shaftsbury
  • Stamford
  • Sunderland
  • Winhall
  • Woodford

Neighboring Counties

Rutland | Windsor | Windham | Massachusetts Counties: Berkshire | Franklin | New York Counties: Rensselaer | Washington

Resources

Cemeteries

Census

1785

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].