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== County Courthouse  ==
 
== County Courthouse  ==
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Rutland County Courthouse <br>83 Center Street, Rutland, VT 05701-4017 <br>802-775-4394 <br>Fax: 802-775-2291
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==

Revision as of 03:45, 28 June 2012

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County Courthouse

Rutland County Courthouse
83 Center Street, Rutland, VT 05701-4017
802-775-4394
Fax: 802-775-2291

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

Populated Places

City:

  • Rutland

Towns:

  • Benson
  • Brandon
  • Castleton
  • Chittenden
  • Clarendon
  • Danby
  • Fair Haven
  • Hubbardton
  • Ira
  • Killington
  • Mendon
  • Middletown Springs
  • Mount Holly
  • Mount Tabor
  • Pawlet
  • Pittsfield
  • Pittsford
  • Poultney
  • Proctor
  • Rutland
  • Shrewsbury
  • Sudbury
  • Tinmouth
  • Wallingford
  • Wells
  • West Haven
  • West Rutland

Village:

  • Poultney

Communities:

  • Brandon
  • Fair Haven
  • Wallingford

Neighboring Counties

Addison | Bennington | Windsor | Washington County, New York

Resources

Cemeteries

Church

Court

Gazetteers

Land

Local Histories

Maps

Military

Newspapers

Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has North Adams, MA newspapers (1895-1977) covering local news that included Rutland County residents.

Probate

There are two Rutland County Probate Districts

  • Rutland District - Brandon, Chittenden, Clarenden, Danby, Ira, Mendon, Middletown Springs, Mount Holly, Mount Tabor, Pittsfield, Pittsford, Rutland, Sherburne, Shrewsbury, Tinmouth, Wallingford and West Rutland.
  • Fair Haven District - Benson, Castleton, Fair Haven, Hubbardton, Pawlet, Poultney, Sudbury, Wells and West Haven.

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), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002]. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content