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== County Courthouse ==
== County Courthouse ==
Windham County Courthouse <br>Mailing Address: P.O. Box 207, Newfane, VT 05345-0207 <br>802-365-7979 <br>Fax: 802-365-4360
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Organized Before 1800:<br>Athens 1780,<br>Brattleboro 1753,<br>Brookline 1794, <br>Grafton 1754,<br>Guilford 1754,<br>Halifax 1750,<br>Jamaica 1780,<br>Londonderry 1780,<br>Marlboro 1751,<br>Newfane 1753,<br>Putney 1753, <br>Rockingham 1752, <br>Townshend 1753,<br>Woodbury 1781,<br> Westminister 1752,<br>Whitingham 1770,<br>Wilmington 1751,<br>Windham 1795<br>www.rootsweb.com/~vtwashin/index.htm <br>
Revision as of 19:15, 4 September 2012
- This article is about a county in Vermont. For other uses, see Windham (disambiguation).
- 1 County Courthouse
- 2 History
- 3 Places / Localities
- 4 Resources
- 5 Societies and Libraries
- 6 Web Sites
- 7 References
Windham County Courthouse
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 207, Newfane, VT 05345-0207
Town Clerks have birth, marriage, death and land records;
County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1825;
Probate Judge has probate records
Towns Organized Before 1800:
Places / Localities
Please refer to populated places for information about the cemeteries.
- Newspaperarchive.com ($) has historical newspapers available on-line. Their database has North Adams, MA newspapers (1895-1977) covering local news that included Windham County residents.
There are two Windham County Probate Districts
- Marlboro District - Brattleboro, Dover, Dummerston, Guilford, Halifax, Marlboro, Newfane, Somerset, Stratton, Vernon, Wardsboro, Whitingham and Wilmington.
- Westminster District - Athens, Brookline, Grafton, Jamaica, Londonderry, Putney, Rockingham (including Bellows Falls), Townshend, Westminster and Windham.
A wiki article describing an online collection is found at:
Societies and Libraries
Family History Centers
- FamilySearch.org Family History Library catalog for Windham County
- The Windham County VTGenWeb Project, an member of The VTGenWeb Project, an affiliate of The USGenWeb Project.
- The USGenWeb Archives Project for Windham County
- Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].