- History of Ryegate, Vermont : from its settlement by the Scotch-American company of farmers to present time, with genealogical records of many families, by Edward Miller and Frederic P. Wells (1913) - view this book online. Complete text with family genealogies can be viewed online.
- Down of the thistle : 20th century Ryegate Vermont, by Dwight A White and Edward Miller (2006) - find this book in a library.
FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.
The probate district for Ryegate is Caledonia
Caledonia Probate Division
1126 Main St, Ste 1
St Johnsbury, VT 05819
Phone: (802) 748-6605
The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Ryegate. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Caledonia County, website at this link.
- Blue Mountain Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Hillside Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Old Scotch Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Pinehurst Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- West Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
- Whitelaw Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1799-1958, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).
The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Ryegate Town Clerk's Office. These include Births (1868-1930), marriages (1868-1950), deaths (1868-2001), Town and vital records, 1770-1886; index to vital records, 1858-1915, and Land records and deeds, 1781-1904; index, 1781-1925.
Ryegate Town Clerk
18 S Bayley Hazen Rd.
PO Box 332
East Ryegate, VT 05042
Phone: (802) 584-3880
Libraries and Historical Societies
Ryegate Historical Society
54 Paper Mill Road, East Ryegate, VT 05042
Mailng Address: PO Box 366, Ryegate, VT 05042
Phone: (802) 584-3520
Northeast Kingdom Genealogy - Genealogy resources for towns in the counties of Essex, Orleans and Caledonia.
- Ryegate, Vermont - Wikipedia - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryegate,_Vermont
- Ryegate, Vermont - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/CaledoniaRyegate.html