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{{FHCpage|location=Vermont}}The Newport Vermont Family History Center located in the town of Derby, serves all of Orleans and Essex counties of Vermont. We have Volunteers trained to help patrons who visit the Center. The Center is dedicated to providing education and support for the family history community in the North East Kingdom of Vermont.
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=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
 
=== Center Contacts and Hours  ===
[[Image:Downloaded5465981906129409785_Chapel.jpg|thumb|right|350px|<center>The Newport Vermont Family History Center</center>]]
 
'''Location &amp;&nbsp;Map:'''
 
  
*'''Address:''' 3417 Darling Hill Road, Derby, Vermont
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[[Image:Downloaded5465981906129409785 Chapel.jpg|thumb|right|200px| Newport chapel]]
*[https://maps.google.com/maps?q=3417+Darling+Hill+Road,+Derby,+Vermont&hl=en&ll=44.961184,-72.168546&spn=0.025781,0.04004&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.328939,10.250244&oq=3417+Darling+Hill+Road,+Derby,+Vermont&hnear=3417+T-4,+Derby,+Orleans,+Vermont+05855&t=m&z=15 Location on Map]
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'''Location Map:''' [https://maps.google.com/maps?q=3417+Darling+Hill+Road,+Derby,+Vermont&hl=en&ll=44.961184,-72.168546&spn=0.025781,0.04004&sll=47.272986,-120.882277&sspn=6.328939,10.250244&oq=3417+Darling+Hill+Road,+Derby,+Vermont&hnear=3417+T-4,+Derby,+Orleans,+Vermont+05855&t=m&z=15 Location Map]
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'''Address:''' 3417 Darling Hill Rd, Derby, VT 05829
  
'''Phone:''' Please use email
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'''Phone:''' '''1-802-334-5700'''
  
'''E-mail:''' [mailto:secjbryant@yahoo.com secjbryant@yahoo.com]<br>
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'''E-mail:''' [mailto:VT_Newport@ldsmail.net VT_Newport@ldsmail.net]
  
'''Open Hours:''' By Appointment
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'''Open Hours: '''  
  
'''Holiday Schedule:''' By Appointment
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*'''Messages may be left at the number. Allow 5 days for reply'''
  
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'''Holiday Schedule:'''
  
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'''Closed 1st weekend in Apr/Oct for General Conference. Closed Christmas and New Years Day weeks.'''
  
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
 
=== Calendar and Events  ===
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==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
==== Staff Training Meetings  ====
 
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=== Center Resources  ===
 
=== Center Resources  ===
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==== Collections  ====
 
==== Collections  ====
  
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''Family History Library Catalog:'''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the Family History Library Catalog.
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/#form=catalog '''FamilySearch Catalog: '''] This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
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:*'''Patrons' Microfiche Collection''' -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
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:*'''Indefinite Film Collection''' -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
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:*'''Book Collection:''' --
  
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
 
==== Databases and Software  ====
  
:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.&nbsp;
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:*'''[[FHC Portal]]''' This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.  
:*19 Century British Library Newspaper&nbsp;Digital Archive  
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:*19 Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive  
:*Alexander&nbsp;Street Press-The American Civil&nbsp;Research&nbsp;Database, Letters and Diaries, Images  
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:*Alexander Street Press-The American Civil Research Database, Letters and Diaries, Images  
 
:*Ancestry.com  
 
:*Ancestry.com  
 
:*Find My Past  
 
:*Find My Past  
:*Footnote.com/Fold3  
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:*Fold3  
 
:*The Genealogist  
 
:*The Genealogist  
 
:*Genline Family Finder  
 
:*Genline Family Finder  
:*Godfrey&nbsp;Memorial Library  
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:*Godfrey Memorial Library  
 
:*Paper Trail  
 
:*Paper Trail  
:*World Vital Records&nbsp;
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:*World Vital Records
  
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
 
==== Hardware and Equipment  ====
  
:*Multiple computers  
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:*Multiple computers, Microfilm readers, Printers (fee for printouts), Scanner, Slide/Negative to Digital Converter
:*Microfilm readers  
 
:*Printers (fee for printouts)  
 
:*Scanner  
 
:*Slide/Negative to Digital Converter
 
 
 
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=== Center Services  ===
 
=== Center Services  ===
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==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
 
==== Staff Research Specialties  ====
  
Staff willing and able to assist in your current research or to help someone start their family research.&nbsp; Free&nbsp;Family History Database available for Windows operating&nbsp;systems.&nbsp;
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Staff willing and able to assist in your current research or to help someone start their family research. Free web-based database.
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=== Resources in the Local Area<br>  ===
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haskell_Free_Library_and_Opera_House Haskell Free Library and Opera House]
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*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Stone_House_Museum Old Stone House Museum]
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*[http://vermonthistory.org/community/league-of-local-societies-and-museums-directory/essex-orleans-counties%7C Essex and Orleans Counties Historical Societies]
  
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=== Links  ===
  
=== Resources in the Local Area<br> ===
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==== Essex County cities and town ====
  
*&nbsp;Haskell Free Library and Opera House: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Haskell_Free_Library_and_Opera_House
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*Old Stone House Museum: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Old_Stone_House_Museum
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*Essex and Orleans Counties Historical Societies: http://vermonthistory.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;task=view&amp;id=225&amp;Itemid=136<br>
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/bloomfield.html Bloomfield, Essex County]
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*[http://islandpond.com/brighton.htm Brighton, Essex County]
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*[http://virtualvermont.com/towns/canaan.html Canaan, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/concord.html Concord, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/easthaven.html East Haven, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/granby.html Granby, Essex County]
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*[http://www.guildhallvt.org/ Guildhall, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/lemington.html Lemmington, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/lunenburg.html Lunenburg, Essex County]
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*[http://www.maidstone-vt.org/ Maidstone, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/norton.html Norton, Essex County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/victory.html Victory, Essex County]
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==== Orleans County cities and towns ====
  
=== Links ===
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*[http://virtualvermont.com/towns/albany.html Albany, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/barton.html Barton, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/brownington.html Brownington, Orleans County]
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*[http://charlestonvt.org/ Charleston, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/coventry.html Coventry, Orleans County]
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*[http://townofcraftsbury.com/ Craftsbury, Orleans County]
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*[http://derbyvt.org/ Derby, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.townofglover.com/ Glover, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/holland.html Holland, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/irasburg.html/ Irasburg, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.jayvt.com/ Jay, Orleans County]
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*[http://virtualvermont.com/towns/lowell.html Lowell, Orleans County]
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*[http://town.morgan-vt.org/ Morgan, Orleans County]
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*[http://newportvermont.org/ Newport City, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/newporttown.html Newport Town, Orleans County]
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*[http://troyvt.org/ Troy, Orleans County]
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*[http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/westfield.html Westfield, Orleans County]
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*[http://westmoreonline.org/ Westmore, Orleans County]
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==== Newspapers and Periodicals ====
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*[http://www.newportvermontdailyexpress.com/ Newport Daily Express]
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*[http://caledonianrecord.com/index.asp The Caledonian Record]
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*[http://bartonchronicle.com/ The Chronicle]
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New Hampshire papers that cover Northeastern Vermont towns:
  
*Bloomfield, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/bloomfield.html
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*[http://www.colbsent.com/ The News and Sentinel]  
*Brighton, Essex County: http://islandpond.com/brighton.htm
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*[http://www.colebrookchronicle.com/ The Colebrook Chronicle]
*Canaan, Essex County: http://virtualvermont.com/towns/canaan.html
 
*Concord, Essex County: http://concordvt.com/
 
*East Haven, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/easthaven.html
 
*Granby, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/granby.html
 
*Guildhall, Essex County: http://www.guildhallvt.org/
 
*Lemmington, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/lemington.html
 
*Lunenburg, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/lunenburg.html
 
*Maidstone, Essex County: http://www.maidstone-vt.org/
 
*Norton, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/norton.html
 
*Victory, Essex County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/victory.html
 
*Albany, Orleans County: http://virtualvermont.com/towns/albany.html
 
*Barton, Orleans County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/barton.html
 
*Brownington, Orleans County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/brownington.html
 
*Charleston, Orleans County: http://charlestonvt.org/
 
*Coventry, Orleans County: [http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/coventry.html http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/coventry.html]  
 
*Craftsbury, Orleans County: http://townofcraftsbury.com/
 
*Derby, Orleans County: http://derbyvt.org/
 
*Glover, Orleans County: http://www.townofglover.com/
 
*Holland, Orleans County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/holland.html
 
*Irasburg, Orleans County: http://irasburgvt.com/
 
*Jay, Orleans County: http://www.jayvt.com/
 
*Lowell, Orleans County: http://virtualvermont.com/towns/lowell.html
 
*Morgan, Orleans County: http://town.morgan-vt.org/
 
*Newport City, Orleans County: http://newportvermont.org/
 
*Newport Town, Orleans County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/newporttown.html
 
*Troy, Orleans County: http://troyvt.org/
 
*Westfield, Orleans County: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/westfield.html
 
*Westmore, Orleans County: http://www.westmoreonline.org/main/
 
*Newport Daily Express: http://www.newportvermontdailyexpress.com/
 
*The Caledonian Record: http://caledonianrecord.com/index.asp
 
*The Chronicle: http://bartonchronicle.com/<br>
 
  
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Although not digitized, [http://www.colebrook-nh.com/Public_Documents/ColebrookNH_Library/index the Colebrook, New Hampshire library] extracts obituaries from both papers and has those on file.
  
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
 
=== Volunteer at the Center  ===
  
If you're interested in volunteering please contact Scott Bryant at [mailto:secjbryant@yahoo.com secjbryant@yahoo.com]
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If you're interested in volunteering please contact Scott Bryant at [mailto:VT_Newport@ldsmail.net VT_Newport@ldsmail.net]

Latest revision as of 03:07, 25 February 2017

FamilySearch This article describes the services and resources available at a Family History Center, a branch facility of the Family History Library.


Newport Vermont Family History Center

The Newport Vermont Family History Center located in the town of Derby, serves all of Orleans and Essex counties of Vermont. We have Volunteers trained to help patrons who visit the Center. The Center is dedicated to providing education and support for the family history community in the North East Kingdom of Vermont.


Center Contacts and Hours

Newport chapel

Location Map: Location Map

Address: 3417 Darling Hill Rd, Derby, VT 05829

Phone: 1-802-334-5700

E-mail: VT_Newport@ldsmail.net

Open Hours:

  • Messages may be left at the number. Allow 5 days for reply

Holiday Schedule:

Closed 1st weekend in Apr/Oct for General Conference. Closed Christmas and New Years Day weeks.

Calendar and Events

Upcoming Events

Class Schedule

Staff Training Meetings

Center Resources

Collections

  • FamilySearch Catalog: This center has the ability to order any of the films and fiche available through the FamilySearch Catalog.
  • Patrons' Microfiche Collection -- a collection of fiche ordered by our patrons, assorted titles. Contain family histories, vital records, and other types of information.
  • Indefinite Film Collection -- a collection of films on a variety of subjects, to include vital records, county records, court records, etc.
  • Book Collection: --

Databases and Software

  • FHC Portal This center has access to the Family History Center Portal page which gives free access in the center to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
  • 19 Century British Library Newspaper Digital Archive
  • Alexander Street Press-The American Civil Research Database, Letters and Diaries, Images
  • Ancestry.com
  • Find My Past
  • Fold3
  • The Genealogist
  • Genline Family Finder
  • Godfrey Memorial Library
  • Paper Trail
  • World Vital Records

Hardware and Equipment

  • Multiple computers, Microfilm readers, Printers (fee for printouts), Scanner, Slide/Negative to Digital Converter

Center Services

Staff Research Specialties

Staff willing and able to assist in your current research or to help someone start their family research. Free web-based database.

Resources in the Local Area

Links

Essex County cities and town

Orleans County cities and towns

Newspapers and Periodicals

New Hampshire papers that cover Northeastern Vermont towns:

Although not digitized, the Colebrook, New Hampshire library extracts obituaries from both papers and has those on file.

Volunteer at the Center

If you're interested in volunteering please contact Scott Bryant at VT_Newport@ldsmail.net