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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Orleans County'''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Orleans County'''  
  
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| building address = Orleans County Courthouse<br>83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214 <br>802-334-3344, 802-334-2711 <br>Fax: 802-334-3385<br> [http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/orleans/ '''Orleans County Website'''] }}  
 
| building address = Orleans County Courthouse<br>83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214 <br>802-334-3344, 802-334-2711 <br>Fax: 802-334-3385<br> [http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/orleans/ '''Orleans County Website'''] }}  
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
Town and City Clerks have birth, marriage, death and City <br>Clerks have birth, marriage, death and land records; District <br>Probate Court has probate&nbsp;records; County Clerk has divorce<br> and court records from 1800 <br><br>Towns Organized Before 1800:<br>Barton 1789,<br>Craftsbury 1781,<br>Derby 1779,<br>Glover 1783,<br>Greensboro 1781,<br>Holland 1779,<br>Jay 1792,<br>Westfield 1780<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orleans County, Vermont. Page 699 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
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'''''Town and City Clerks&nbsp;''''' have birth, marriage, death and '''''City Clerks&nbsp;''''' have birth, marriage, death and land records; '''''District Probate Court&nbsp;''''' has probate records; '''''County Clerk&nbsp;''''' has divorce and court records from 1800 <br><br>'''Towns Organized Before 1800:'''<br>Barton 1789,<br>Craftsbury 1781,<br>Derby 1779,<br>Glover 1783,<br>Greensboro 1781,<br>Holland 1779,<br>Jay 1792,<br>Westfield 1780<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orleans County, Vermont. Page 699 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>  
  
== History  ==
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=== History  ===
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Created 5 November 1792 from&nbsp;[[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*Created 5 November 1792 from&nbsp;[[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
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=== Places / Localities  ===
  
== Places / Localities  ==
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==== Populated Places  ====
 
 
 
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*{{AutoLink|Newport City, Vermont|Newport City}}
 
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[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]] | [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]] | [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] | [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] | '''Quebec '''counties: [[Brome County, Quebec|Brome]] | [[Missisquoi County, Quebec|Missisquoi]] | [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]  
 
[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]] | [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]] | [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] | [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] | '''Quebec '''counties: [[Brome County, Quebec|Brome]] | [[Missisquoi County, Quebec|Missisquoi]] | [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]  
  
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/orleans.htm#top List of Orleans County Cemeteries]
 
*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/orleans.htm#top List of Orleans County Cemeteries]
  
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
 
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*[[Newport Vermont Family History Center]]
 
*[[Newport Vermont Family History Center]]
  
== Web Sites  ==
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*{{FHL|Vermont%2C+Orleans|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Orleans County  
 
*{{FHL|Vermont%2C+Orleans|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Orleans County  
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/orleans.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Orleans County
 
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/orleans.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Orleans County
  
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Online Records


Orleans County, New Hampshire
Map
Map of the U.S. highlighting New Hampshire
Location of New Hampshire in the U.S.
Facts
Founded October 5, 1792
County Seat Newport
Courthouse
Address Orleans County Courthouse
83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214
802-334-3344, 802-334-2711
Fax: 802-334-3385
Orleans County Website


County Courthouse

Town and City Clerks  have birth, marriage, death and City Clerks  have birth, marriage, death and land records; District Probate Court  has probate records; County Clerk  has divorce and court records from 1800

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Barton 1789,
Craftsbury 1781,
Derby 1779,
Glover 1783,
Greensboro 1781,
Holland 1779,
Jay 1792,
Westfield 1780[1]

History

Parent County

  • Created 5 November 1792 from Orange County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

City:

Towns:

Extinct Town:

Villages:

  • Albany
  • Barton
  • Derby Center
  • Derby Line
  • North Troy
  • Orleans

Community:

  • Beebe Plain

Neighboring Counties

Caledonia | Essex | Franklin | Lamoille | Quebec counties: Brome | Missisquoi | Stanstead

Resources

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orleans County, Vermont. Page 699 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content
  2. 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.