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=== Places / Localities  ===
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'''Towns and Cities'''
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'''Unincorporated:''' &nbsp; • Buel's Gore<ref name=”Leclerc”>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 394. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
==== Neighboring Counties  ====

Revision as of 16:18, 30 March 2013

United States Gotoarrow.png Vermont Gotoarrow.png Chittenden County

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Online Records


County Courthouse

Chittenden County Courthouse
175 Main Street, Burlington, VT 05401-8310
Phone: 802-863-3467  802.863.7481

Town clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial, probate and land records; County clerk has divorce records from 1829 and court records from 1798

Towns Organized Before 1800:
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Bolton 1763,
Burlington 1763,
Charlotte 1762,
Colchester 1763,
Essex 1763,
Hinesburg, 1762,
Huntington 1763,
Jericho 1763,
Milton 1763,
Richmond 1794,
Shelburne 1763,
St. George 1763,
Underhill 1763,
Williston 1763[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

Created 22 October 1787 from the Colonial lands. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

VermontFranklin CountyLamoille CountyWashington CountyAddison CountyChittenden CountyNew YorkEssex CountyClinton CountyGrand IsleHinesburgCharlotteShelburneSaint GeorgeWillistonSouth BurlingtonBurlingtonWinooskiColchesterMiltonWestfordEssexUnderhillJerichoRichmondBoltonHuntingtonBule's GoreFerrisburghMonktonStarksboroLincolnBristolNew HavenWalthamVergennesWestportEssexWillsboroChesterfieldAu SablePeruPlattsburgh CityPlattsburgh TownBeekmantownChazyIsle La MotteAlburgNorth HeroGrand IsleSouth HeroSwantonGeorgiaFairfaxFairfieldSheldonEnosburgBakersfieldFlecherBelvidereWatervilleCambridgeJohnsonMorristownStoweWaterburyMiddlesexDuxburyMoretownBerlinNorthfieldWarrenWaitsfieldFaystonSt. AlbansSaint Albans Town
Modern town borders in Chittenden County, Vermont.

Places / Localities

Towns and Cities

Unincorporated:   • Buel's Gore[2]

Neighboring Counties

Addison | Franklin | Grand Isle | Lamoille | Washington | New York counties: Clinton | Essex


Archives and Libraries


Church History and Records

Court Records





Military History and Records


Probate Records

Probate files or packets for Chittenden County are now digitized and available at http://labs.familysearch.org/.


Vital Records

Societies,Libraries and Museums

Family History Centers



  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), 394. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.