Brunswick, Essex County, Vermont Genealogy

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Brief History

Brunswick was chartered on October 13, 1761.  Brunswick is home to six mineral springs that made the town a popular resort destination in the 19th century. The land the springs are on is now owned by the Abenaki, a tribe of Native American and First Nations people. The population at the 2010 US Census was 112. [1]  [2]

Historical Data

Town Histories

Vital Records

FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.

Military Records

Probate Records

The probate district for Brunswick is Essex.
Essex Probate Court
Main St.
Box 426
Island Pond, VT 05846
Phone: (802) 723-4770

Church Records

City Directories

1888 Brunswick Town Directory



The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Brunswick. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Essex County, website at this link.  

  • Connecticut Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
  • Smith-Gardner-Shoff Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.

Town Records

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1796 -1888, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Brunswick Town Clerk's Office. These include Deeds, 1793-1886; index to land records, 1786-1969.

Brunswick Town Clerk
994 VT Rte 102
Brunswick, VT 05905
Phone: (802) 962-5514


Libraries and Historical Societies

Northeast Kingdom Genealogy - Genealogy resources for towns in the counties of Essex, Orleans and Caledonia.


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