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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Newark''' ''  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Newark'''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
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=== Brief History<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><br> ===
  
=== Historical Data  ===
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Newark was chartered on&nbsp;August 15, 1781 by the Vermont State Legislature.&nbsp;Remote from main roads at first and later from the railroad, Newark was slow to acquire population, and never did get many residents. The census of 1880 recorded 679 people in the town, and from then on the population has more or less steadily declined. The population was 581 at the 2010 census <ref>About Newark, Vermont - http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/newark.html#about</ref> &nbsp; <ref>Newark, Vermont - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/CaledoniaNewark.html</ref> &nbsp;&nbsp;
  
=== Town Histories  ===
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=== Historical Data<br>  ===
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[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtcbarne/newark.htm Newark, Vermont USGenWeb Page]<br>
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=== Town Histories<br> ===
  
 
=== Vital Records  ===
 
=== Vital Records  ===
  
=== Probate Records  ===
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FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=47 online].
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=== Military Records<br>  ===
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Enrolled Militia Records, 1863-1866, are available on [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/788814?availability=Family%20History%20Library microfilm] from the Family History Library. [https://familysearch.org/films/lookup/products/view/film/1862461/ Order film online].<br>
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=== Probate Records<br>  ===
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The probate district for Newark is Caledonia<br>Caledonia Probate Division<br>1126 Main St, Ste 1 <br>St Johnsbury, VT 05819<br>Phone: (802) 748-6605<br>
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=== Church Records<br> ===
  
=== City Directories  ===
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=== City Directories<br> ===
  
=== Maps  ===
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=== Maps<br> ===
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[http://www.historicmapworks.com/Map/US/4701/Newark/Caledonia+County+1875/Vermont/ 1875 map of Newark]<br>
  
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
  
=== Churches ===
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The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Newark. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Caledonia County, website at this [http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries-of-VT/caledonia.htm#top link]. &nbsp;<br>
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*Newark Street Cemetery - inscriptions at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2221536 Find A Grave] site. <br>
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*Packer Cemetery - inscriptions at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=104172 Find A Grave] site.<br>
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=== Town Records&nbsp;<br>  ===
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Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1919 -2001, can be found on [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2Frecapi%2Fsord%2Fwaypoint%2FMD1D-J68%3A324710401%2C324883201%3Fcc%3D1987653 FamilySearch] (browse only images).<br>
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The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Newark Town Clerk's Office. These include [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/8575?availability=Family%20History%20Library Records of births, deaths, and marriages, 1786-1858], [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/279289?availability=Family%20History%20Library Records of births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1918; indexes to births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1905], and [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/8549?availability=Family%20History%20Library Land records, 1808-1912; index to land records, 1808-1925].<br>
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Newark Town Clerk<br>1336 Newark Street<br>Newark, VT 05871<br>Phone: (802) 467-3336<br>Email: tclerknewark@kingcon.com<br>
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=== Newspapers<br> ===
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[http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/ Burlington Free Press]
  
=== Town Records  ===
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[http://www.timesargus.com/ The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus]
  
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[http://caledonianrecord.com/index.asp The Caledonian Record]<br>
  
 
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
 
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
  
=== References  ===
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=== References<br> ===
  
 
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Brief History

Newark was chartered on August 15, 1781 by the Vermont State Legislature. Remote from main roads at first and later from the railroad, Newark was slow to acquire population, and never did get many residents. The census of 1880 recorded 679 people in the town, and from then on the population has more or less steadily declined. The population was 581 at the 2010 census [1]   [2]   

Historical Data

Newark, Vermont USGenWeb Page

Town Histories

Vital Records

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

Military Records

Enrolled Militia Records, 1863-1866, are available on microfilm from the Family History Library. Order film online.

Probate Records

The probate district for Newark is Caledonia
Caledonia Probate Division
1126 Main St, Ste 1
St Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone: (802) 748-6605

Church Records

City Directories

Maps

1875 map of Newark

Cemeteries

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

Town Records 

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1919 -2001, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Newark Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of births, deaths, and marriages, 1786-1858, Records of births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1918; indexes to births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1905, and Land records, 1808-1912; index to land records, 1808-1925.

Newark Town Clerk
1336 Newark Street
Newark, VT 05871
Phone: (802) 467-3336
Email: tclerknewark@kingcon.com

Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

The Caledonian Record

Libraries and Historical Societies

References

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