Orleans County, Vermont Genealogy

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United States  Gotoarrow.png  Vermont  Gotoarrow.png  Orleans County

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County Courthouse

Orleans County Courthouse
83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214
802-334-3344, 802-334-2711
Fax: 802-334-3385


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

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Newport

Towns:

  • Albany
  • Barton
  • Brownington
  • Charleston
  • Coventry
  • Craftsbury
  • Derby
  • Glover
  • Greensboro
  • Holland
  • Irasburg
  • Jay
  • Lowell
  • Morgan
  • Newport
  • Troy
  • Westfield
  • Westmore

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

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Probate

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

Family History Centers

Web Sites

References

  1. Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].