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Guide to '''Orange County, Vermont ancestry, family history, and genealogy''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
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| seat = [[Chelsea, Vermont|Chelsea]]
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| building address = Orange County Courthouse<br> 5 Court Street, PO Box 95&nbsp;<br>Chelsea, VT 05038 <br>802-685-4610 <br>Fax: 802-685-3246 <br>[http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/orange/ '''Orange County Website'''] }}  
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| building address = Orange County Courthouse<br> 5 Court Street, PO Box 95 <br>Chelsea, VT 05038 <br>802-685-4610 <br>Fax: 802-685-3246 <br>[http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/orange/ '''Orange County Website'''] }}  
  
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
 
=== County Courthouse  ===
  
'''''Town clerks&nbsp;''''' have birth, marriage, death, burial and land records; '''''County clerk&nbsp;''''' has divorce and court records from 1781 and land records from 1771; '''''Probate judge&nbsp;''''' has probate records from 1771.<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 699. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br><br>'''Towns Organized Before 1800:''' <br>Bradford 1770, <br>Braintree 1781, <br>Brookfield 1781, <br>Chelsea 1781, <br>Corinth 1764, <br>Fairlee 1761, <br>Newbury 1763, <br>Orange 1781,<br> Randolph 1781, <br>Straford 1761, <br>Thetford 1761, <br>Topsham 1763, <br>Turnbridge 1761, <br>Vershire 1781, <br>Washington 1781, <br>West Fairlee 1779, <br>Williamstown 1781<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists, 181.</ref>  
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Town Clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial and land records; County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1781 and land records from 1771; Probate Judge has probate records from 1771.<ref>''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 699. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref><br>
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'''Towns Organized Before 1800:''' <br>Bradford 1770<br>Braintree 1781<br>Brookfield 1781<br>Chelsea 1781<br>Corinth 1764<br>Fairlee 1761<br>Newbury 1763<br>Orange 1781<br> Randolph 1781<br>Straford 1761<br>Thetford 1761<br>Topsham 1763<br>Turnbridge 1761<br>Vershire 1781<br>Washington 1781<br>West Fairlee 1779<br>Williamstown 1781 <ref>''Handybook for Genealogists, 181.</ref>  
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
*18 October 1785, [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]] County set off.  
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*18 October 1785, [[Addison County, Vermont Genealogy|Addison]] County set off.  
*5 November 1792, [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]], [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]] and [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]] Counties set off.  
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*5 November 1792, [[Caledonia County, Vermont Genealogy|Caledonia]], [[Essex County, Vermont Genealogy|Essex]] and [[Orleans County, Vermont Genealogy|Orleans]] Counties set off.  
*1 November 1810, part of [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] County set off (renamed [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] County 8 November 1814.)  
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*1 November 1810, part of [[Jefferson County, Vermont Genealogy|Jefferson]] County set off (renamed [[Washington County, Vermont Genealogy|Washington]] County 8 November 1814.)  
*26 October 1835, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] County set off.
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*26 October 1835, [[Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy|Lamoille]] County set off.
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For animated maps illustrating Vermont County boundary changes, [http://www.mapofus.org/vermont/ "Rotating Formation Vermont County Boundary Maps"] (1764-1895) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.  
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.
 
=== Places / Localities  ===
 
=== Places / Localities  ===
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{{VTOrangeCoTownsMap}}'''Towns:'''  
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'''Extinct Town:''' &nbsp; • {{AutoLink|Norfolk, Vermont|Norfolk}}<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>  
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'''Extinct Town:''' • {{AutoLink|Norfolk, Vermont|Norfolk}}<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>  
  
 
'''Villages:'''  
 
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*Bradford
 
*Bradford
  
==== Neighboring Counties ====
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'''Neighboring Counties'''
  
[[Addison County, Vermont|Addison ]]| [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]]| [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington ]]| [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor ]]| [[Grafton County, New Hampshire|Grafton County]], New Hampshire  
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[[Addison County, Vermont Genealogy|Addison ]]| [[Caledonia County, Vermont Genealogy|Caledonia ]]| [[Washington County, Vermont Genealogy|Washington ]]| [[Windsor County, Vermont Genealogy|Windsor ]]| [[Grafton County, New Hampshire Genealogy|Grafton County]], New Hampshire  
  
 
=== Resources  ===
 
=== Resources  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
==== Cemeteries  ====
  
*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/orange.htm#top List of Orange County Cemeteries]
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| width="30%" bgcolor="#E0E0E0" align="center" | '''List of Cemeteries in the county'''
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [http://usgwtombstones.org/vermont/orange.html VTTombstone Project]
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| bgcolor="#F0F0F0" | [https://billiongraves.com/search/results?year_range=5&action=search_cemetery&exact=true&country=United%20States&state=Vermont&county=Orange&cemetery_name=a#/ Billion Graves]
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries-of-VT/orange.htm List of Orange County Cemeteries]
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*[https://www.raogk.org/vermont-genealogy/vt-cemetery-records/ Random Acts] VT Cemetery Records Research Guide
  
 
==== Census  ====
 
==== Census  ====
  
A transcript of the 1771 census of [[Gloucester County, New York|Gloucester County, New York]] survives:  
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A transcript of the 1771 census of [[Gloucester County, New York Genealogy|Gloucester County, New York]] survives:  
  
 
:*O'Callaghan, Edmund B. ''Documentary History of the State of New York'' Vol. 4 (1851):709.<ref>Harry Macy, "Newtown Census of 1771," ''The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record,'' Vol. 117, No. 1 (Jan. 1986):8. Digital version at [http://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/public-elibrary New York Family History] ($); {{FHL|161380|item|disp=FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 117}}. The original census records were destroyed in a 1911 fire at the New York State Library.</ref> Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/stream/cihm_39580#page/n811/mode/2up Internet Archive] - free.<br>
 
:*O'Callaghan, Edmund B. ''Documentary History of the State of New York'' Vol. 4 (1851):709.<ref>Harry Macy, "Newtown Census of 1771," ''The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record,'' Vol. 117, No. 1 (Jan. 1986):8. Digital version at [http://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/public-elibrary New York Family History] ($); {{FHL|161380|item|disp=FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 117}}. The original census records were destroyed in a 1911 fire at the New York State Library.</ref> Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/stream/cihm_39580#page/n811/mode/2up Internet Archive] - free.<br>
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[[Image:Vtorange.jpg|350px|Orange County]]
  
 
==== Military  ====
 
==== Military  ====
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*'''1861 - 1867'''  {{RecordSearch|1483040|Vermont, Enrolled Militia Records, 1861-1867}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
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:- [[2nd Regiment, Vermont Infantry|2nd Regiment, Vermont Infantry]]
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:- [[4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry|4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry]], Companies B and K
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
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==== Probate  ====
 
==== Probate  ====
  
&nbsp;Orange County Probate Districts
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'''Online Probate Records'''
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*'''1749 - 1999''' [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9084 Vermont Wills and Probate Records 1749-1999] at [http://home.ancestry.com Ancestry.com] — index and images $
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*'''1800 - 1921''' {{RecordSearch|1435692|Vermont Probate Files 1800-1921}} at [https://familysearch.org FamilySearch] — images
  
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''Orange County Probate Districts''
 
*'''Randolph District '''- Braintree, Brookfield, Chelsea, Orange, Randolph, Tunbridge, Washington and Williamstown.  
 
*'''Randolph District '''- Braintree, Brookfield, Chelsea, Orange, Randolph, Tunbridge, Washington and Williamstown.  
 
*'''Bradford District''' - Bradford, Corinth, Fairlee, Newbury, Strafford, Thetford, Topsham, Vershire and West Fairlee.  
 
*'''Bradford District''' - Bradford, Corinth, Fairlee, Newbury, Strafford, Thetford, Topsham, Vershire and West Fairlee.  
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
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See also [http://www.genealogyinc.com/vermont/vt-vital-records/ How to order Vermont Vital Records], [http://www.genealogyinc.com/ordervitalcertificate/ order electronically online] or download an application for the following Vermont certificates:
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*[http://healthvermont.gov/research/records/birth_form.aspx Birth Certificate], 
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*[http://healthvermont.gov/research/records/marriage_form.aspx Marriage Certificate] ,
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*[http://healthvermont.gov/research/records/divorce_form.aspx Divorce Certificate],
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*[http://www.healthvermont.gov/research/records/civildiss_form.aspx Civil Union Dissolution Certificate], or
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*[http://healthvermont.gov/research/records/deathcert_form.aspx Death Certificate]
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Downloadable applications from Vermont Department of Health.
  
 
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
 
=== Societies and Libraries  ===
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==== Historical Societies  ====
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'''Bradford Historical Society'''<br> Woods Academy Building<br>172 North Main Street<br>Bradford, VT<br>PO Box 424<br>Bradford, VT 05033<br>Telephone:802-222-4423<br>E-mail:[mailto:lccoffin@charter.net lccoffin@charter.net]<br><br>
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'''Braintree Historical Society'''<br> 2766 Braintree Hill Road<br>Braintree, VT 05060<br>Telephone: 802-728-5272<br> Email:[mailto:phawley@sover.net phawley@sover.net]<br><br>
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'''Brookfield Historical Society'''<br>Marvin Newton House<br>Ridge Road<br> PO Box 447<br> Brookfield, VT 05041<br> E-mail:[mailto:glord@norwich.edu glord@norwich.edu]<br>[https://brookfieldhistoricalsociety.wordpress.com/category/historical-documents/ Website]<br><br>
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'''Chelsea Historical Society'''<br>Museum<br>Route 110, Main Street<br>274 East Randolph Road<br> Chelsea, VT 05038<br>Telephone: 802-685-4447<br><br>
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'''Corinth Historical Society, Inc.'''<br>Corinth Academy Museum<br>1767 Center Road<br>Corinth, VT 05039<br>Telephone: 802-685-3812<br>E-mail:[mailto:nerestoration@valley.net nerestoration@valley.net]<br><br>
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'''Fairlee Historical Society'''<br>Town Hall<br>75 Town Common Rd<br>PO Box 95<br> Fairlee, VT 05045<br>Telephone: 802-333-4363<br><br>
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'''Newbury Historical Society'''<br>155 Tyler Farm Rd<br>PO Box 33<br> Newbury, VT 05051<br>Telephone: 816-233-7687 or 802-757-2256<br>E-mail:[mailto:newburyhistorical@gmail.com newburyhistorical@gmail.com]<br><br>
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'''Thetford Historical Society'''<br>Historical Library: Bicentennial Building<br>16 Library Road<br>PO Box 33<br> Thetford, VT 05074<br>E-mail:[mailto:info@thetfordhistoricalsociety.org info@thetfordhistoricalsociety.org]<br>[http://www.thetfordhistoricalsociety.org Website]<br><br>
  
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
 
==== Family History Centers  ====
  
*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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{{FamilySearch Centers Intro}}
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===
  
*{{FHL|Vermont%2C+Orange|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Orange County  
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/vermont/orange-county/ Orange County, VT History, Records, Facts and Genealogy]
*[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]].  
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/108557721566275012624 Vermont Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/221057387934883/ Vermont Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*{{FHL|United%20States%2C%20Vermont%2C%20Orange|place|disp=FamilySearch Catalog}} FamilySearch Catalog for Orange County  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtgenweb/Orange-Co-VT.htm The Orange County VTGenWeb Project], a member of [http://usgenweb.org/ 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
  
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United States
Vermont
Orange County

Guide to Orange County, Vermont ancestry, family history, and genealogy birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.


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Orange County, Vermont
Map
Map of Vermont highlighting Orange County
Location in the state of Vermont
Facts
Founded October 18, 1785
County Seat Chelsea
Courthouse
VermontOrangeCourthouse.jpg
Address Orange County Courthouse
5 Court Street, PO Box 95
Chelsea, VT 05038
802-685-4610
Fax: 802-685-3246
Orange County Website


County Courthouse

Town Clerks have birth, marriage, death, burial and land records; County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1781 and land records from 1771; Probate Judge has probate records from 1771.[1]

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Bradford 1770
Braintree 1781
Brookfield 1781
Chelsea 1781
Corinth 1764
Fairlee 1761
Newbury 1763
Orange 1781
Randolph 1781
Straford 1761
Thetford 1761
Topsham 1763
Turnbridge 1761
Vershire 1781
Washington 1781
West Fairlee 1779
Williamstown 1781 [2]

Boundary Changes

For animated maps illustrating Vermont County boundary changes, "Rotating Formation Vermont County Boundary Maps" (1764-1895) may be viewed for free at the MapofUS.org website.

Record Loss

There is no known history of courthouse disasters in this county.

Places / Localities


Towns:

Extinct Town:Norfolk[3]

Villages:

  • Newbury
  • Wells River

Community:

  • Bradford

Neighboring Counties

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

Resources

Cemeteries

Tombstone Transcriptions Online Tombstone Transcriptions in Print List of Cemeteries in the county
Findagrave.com Family History Library Findagrave.com
VTTombstone Project WorldCat Billion Graves
VTInterment
VTGravestones
EPodunk
Billion Graves
See Vermont Cemeteries for more information.

Census

A transcript of the 1771 census of Gloucester County, New York survives:

  • O'Callaghan, Edmund B. Documentary History of the State of New York Vol. 4 (1851):709.[4] Digital version at Internet Archive - free.

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Orange County

Military

Civil War

Regiments and Companies:

- 2nd Regiment, Vermont Infantry
- 4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry, Companies B and K

Newspapers

Probate

Online Probate Records


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

See also How to order Vermont Vital Records, order electronically online or download an application for the following Vermont certificates:

Downloadable applications from Vermont Department of Health.

Societies and Libraries

See also a List of Vermont Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies

Historical Societies

Bradford Historical Society
Woods Academy Building
172 North Main Street
Bradford, VT
PO Box 424
Bradford, VT 05033
Telephone:802-222-4423
E-mail:lccoffin@charter.net

Braintree Historical Society
2766 Braintree Hill Road
Braintree, VT 05060
Telephone: 802-728-5272
Email:phawley@sover.net

Brookfield Historical Society
Marvin Newton House
Ridge Road
PO Box 447
Brookfield, VT 05041
E-mail:glord@norwich.edu
Website

Chelsea Historical Society
Museum
Route 110, Main Street
274 East Randolph Road
Chelsea, VT 05038
Telephone: 802-685-4447

Corinth Historical Society, Inc.
Corinth Academy Museum
1767 Center Road
Corinth, VT 05039
Telephone: 802-685-3812
E-mail:nerestoration@valley.net

Fairlee Historical Society
Town Hall
75 Town Common Rd
PO Box 95
Fairlee, VT 05045
Telephone: 802-333-4363

Newbury Historical Society
155 Tyler Farm Rd
PO Box 33
Newbury, VT 05051
Telephone: 816-233-7687 or 802-757-2256
E-mail:newburyhistorical@gmail.com

Thetford Historical Society
Historical Library: Bicentennial Building
16 Library Road
PO Box 33
Thetford, VT 05074
E-mail:info@thetfordhistoricalsociety.org
Website

Family History Centers

Family History Centers provide one-on-one assistance and free access to premium genealogical websites. In addition, many centers have free how-to genealogy classes. See Family History Center for more information. Search the online FHC directory for a nearby family history center.

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 699. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Handybook for Genealogists, 181.
  3. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  4. Harry Macy, "Newtown Census of 1771," The New York Genealogical and Biographical Record, Vol. 117, No. 1 (Jan. 1986):8. Digital version at New York Family History ($); FHL Book 974.7 B2n v. 117. The original census records were destroyed in a 1911 fire at the New York State Library.