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[[Vermont State Archives and Records Administration]]{{·}} [[Vermont Historical Society]]{{·}} [[New England Historic Genealogical Society]]{{·}} [[National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)]]{{·}} [[Allen County Public Library]]  
 
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*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=2;t=searchable;c=1435692 Vermont Probate Files, 1791-1919] were added to FamilySearch Record Search. More than 200,000 images are currently available.  
 
*[http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#p=2;t=searchable;c=1435692 Vermont Probate Files, 1791-1919] were added to FamilySearch Record Search. More than 200,000 images are currently available.  
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtgenweb/VT_History.htm VTGenWeb Project] provides county information about formation date, parent county, county seat, bibliography, cemeteries, census, churches, towns, history, look ups, obituaries, queries, repositories, surname registry, and many Internet links.  
 
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtgenweb/VT_History.htm VTGenWeb Project] provides county information about formation date, parent county, county seat, bibliography, cemeteries, census, churches, towns, history, look ups, obituaries, queries, repositories, surname registry, and many Internet links.  
 
*[http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vttttp/ Vermont Trails to the Past] is a small links-repository mostly to maps.  
 
*[http://rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vttttp/ Vermont Trails to the Past] is a small links-repository mostly to maps.  
*[[Vermont County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|County Creation Dates and Divisions]] showing dates they were created or renamed and counties created from older counties.  
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*[[Vermont County Creation Dates and Parent Counties|County Creation Dates and Divisions]] showing dates they were created or renamed and counties created from older counties.
*[http://net.lib.byu.edu/fslab/researchoutlines/US/Vermont.pdf BYU Vermont Research Outline] largely duplicates these Wiki pages. Includes some bibliographic lists from BYU Library, 2001.
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=== Did You Know?  ===
 
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*Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s ''National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship'' in [[United States Church Records]].  
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*Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s ''National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship'' in [[United States Church Records]].
*State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families. [[Image:Vermont flag.png|right|170px]]
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*State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.
  
 
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Revision as of 18:09, 21 June 2011

Vermont Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Vermont Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
United States  Gotoarrow.png  Vermont

Vermont's fall foliage.
Welcome to Vermont,
Green Mountain State

Most unique genealogical features:

Vermont Counties

Click on the map below to go to a county page. Hover over a county to see its name. To see a larger version of the map, click here.


Bennington CountyWindham CountyRutland CountyWindsor CountyOrange CountyAddison CountyWashington CountyChittenden CountyLamoille CountyCaledonia CountyEssex CountyOrleans CountyFranklin CountyGrand Isle CountyVermont-county-map.gif





Extinct or Renamed Counties: Albany · Charlotte · Cumberland · Gloucester · Jefferson · Washington (old)

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Major Repositories

Vermont State Archives and Records Administration · Vermont Historical Society · New England Historic Genealogical Society · National Archives Northeast Region (Boston) · Allen County Public Library

Migration Routes

Chambly Canal · Champlain Canal · Connecticut River · Erie Canal · Hudson River · Lake Champlain

Research Tools

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Did You Know?

  • Before 1900 the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Baptist, Congregational, Episcopal, Methodist, and Roman Catholic churches. For a list of churches in Vermont, see John Gordon Melton’s National Directory of Churches, Synagogues and Other Houses of Worship in United States Church Records.
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  • State, county, and town histories often contain biographical sketches of local citizens, including important genealogical information. This may be one of the best sources of information for some families.

Things you can do

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