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*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183821&subject_disp=Vermont%2C+Orange&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Orange County  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebOrangeCounty.html The Orange County VTGenWeb Project], an member of [[VTGenWeb|The VTGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebOrangeCounty.html The Orange County VTGenWeb Project], an member of [[VTGenWeb|The VTGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].  
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/orange.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Orange County
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/orange.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Orange County

Revision as of 07:09, 7 January 2011

United States  Gotoarrow.png  Vermont  Gotoarrow.png  Orange County

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County Courthouse

History

Parent County

  • Created 22 February 1781 from the Colonial Lands. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

Towns:

  • Bradford
  • Braintree
  • Brookfield
  • Chelsea
  • Corinth
  • Fairlee
  • Newbury
  • Orange
  • Randolph
  • Strafford
  • Thetford
  • Topsham
  • Tunbridge
  • Vershire
  • Washington
  • West Fairlee
  • Williamstown

Villages:

  • Newbury
  • Wells River

Community:

  • Bradford

Neighboring Counties

Addison | Caledonia | Washington | Windsor | Grafton County, New Hampshire

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

 Orange County Probate Districts

  • Randolph District - Braintree, Brookfield, Chelsea, Orange, Randolph, Tunbridge, Washington and Williamstown.
  • Bradford District - Bradford, Corinth, Fairlee, Newbury, Strafford, Thetford, Topsham, Vershire and West Fairlee.
  • Orange District - in 1994 the Randolph and Bradford Districts merged under the Orange District.

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].