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{{stub}}''[[United States|United States]] > [[Vermont|Vermont]] > Essex County'' [[Image:Vt-essex.png|thumb|right|300px|showing location of Essex County]]
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Essex County'''
  
== County Courthouse  ==
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Guide to '''Essex County Vermont genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
== History ==
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{{VTDC}} {{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Essex County
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| county_map = Vt-essex.png
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| state = New Hampshire
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| latd =
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| longd =
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| founded year = 1792
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| founded date = November 5
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| seat = Guildhall
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| building image =
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| building address = Essex County Courthouse<br>P.O. Box 75<br>Guildhall, VT 05905-0075 <br>Phone:802-676-3910 <br>Fax: 802-676-3463<br>[http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/essex/ '''Essex County Website'''] }}
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=== County Courthouse ===
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'''''County clerk''''' has birth and death records from 1884, marriage and burial records, a few divorce records, court records from 1800 and land records from 1762; '''''probate judge''''' has probate records from 1800.<br>
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'''Towns Organized Before 1800:''' <br>{{Wikipedia|Essex County, Vermont}}Bloomfield 1762, <br>Brunswick 1761, <br>Canaan 1782, <br>Concord 1780, <br>Guildhall 1761, <br>Lunenburg 1763, <br>Maidstone 1761, <br>Victory 1781<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 698. {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
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=== Quick Facts  ===
  
 
==== Parent County  ====
 
==== Parent County  ====
  
*Created 5 November 1792 from [[Orange_County,_Vermont|Orange]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;referer=brief_results ''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America, 10th ed.''] (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), 181. [FHL book 973 D27e 2002].</ref>
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*Created 5 November 1792 from [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County. <ref name="HBG" />
  
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
 
==== Boundary Changes  ====
  
 
==== Record Loss  ====
 
==== Record Loss  ====
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<div style="float: left; width: 147%">
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=== Places / Localities  ===
  
== Places / Localities  ==
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{{VTEssexCoTownsMap}}&nbsp; '''Towns'''
  
==== Populated Places  ====
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{| width="51%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
 
'''Towns''':
 
 
 
{| width="70%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
 
 
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*Averill
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*{{AutoLink|Bloomfield, Vermont|Bloomfield}}
*Bloomfield  
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*{{AutoLink|Brighton, Vermont|Brighton}}
*Brighton  
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*{{AutoLink|Brunswick, Vermont|Brunswick}}
*Brunswick  
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*{{AutoLink|Canaan, Vermont|Canaan}}
*Canaan  
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*{{AutoLink|Concord, Vermont|Concord}}
*Concord
 
  
 
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*East Haven  
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*{{AutoLink|East Haven, Vermont|East Haven}}
*Ferdinand
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*{{AutoLink|Granby, Vermont|Granby}}
*Granby  
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*{{AutoLink|Guildhall, Vermont|Guildhall}}
*Guildhall  
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*{{AutoLink|Lemington, Vermont|Lemington}}
*Lemington
 
  
 
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*Lewis
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*{{AutoLink|Lunenburg, Vermont|Lunenburg}}
*Lunenburg  
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*{{AutoLink|Maidstone, Vermont|Maidstone}}
*Maidstone  
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*{{AutoLink|Norton, Vermont|Norton}}
*Norton  
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*{{AutoLink|Victory, Vermont|Victory}}
*Victory
 
  
 
|}
 
|}
  
'''Community:'''  
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'''Extinct Towns'''<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 394-95. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>
  
*Island Pond
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*{{AutoLink|Bradleyvale, Vermont|Bradleyvale}}
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*{{AutoLink|Norfolk, Vermont|Norfolk}}
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*{{AutoLink|Wenlock, Vermont|Wenlock}}
  
'''Grants and gores:'''  
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'''Unincorporated'''<ref>Leclerc, 394-95.</ref>
  
{| width="70%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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*{{AutoLink|Averill, Vermont|Averill}}
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*{{AutoLink|Avery's Gore, Vermont|Avery's Gore}}
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*{{AutoLink|Ferdinand, Vermont|Ferdinand}}
*Avery's
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*{{AutoLink|Lewis, Vermont|Lewis}}
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*{{AutoLink|Warner's Grant, Vermont|Warner's Grant}}
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*{{AutoLink|Warren Gore, Vermont|Warren Gore}}
  
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'''Community'''
*Warner's
 
  
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*Island Pond
*Warren's
 
  
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'''Neighboring Counties'''
  
==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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:[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia ]]| [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans ]]| <br>
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:'''New Hampshire''' counties: [[Coös County, New Hampshire|Coös ]]| [[Grafton County, New Hampshire|Grafton ]]| <br>
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:'''Quebec ''' counties: [[Compton County, Quebec|Compton ]]| [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]
  
Caledonia
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== Resources  ==
  
Coos County, New Hampshire
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==== Archives and Libraries  ====
  
Grafton County, New Hampshire
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==== Cemeteries  ====
 
 
Orleans
 
  
== Resources  ==
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/essex.htm#top List of Essex County Cemeteries]
  
==== Cemeteries ====
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==== Church Records ====
  
==== Church  ====
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==== Court Records ====
 
 
==== Court  ====
 
  
 
==== Gazetteers  ====
 
==== Gazetteers  ====
  
==== Land ====
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==== History ====
  
==== Local Histories ====
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==== Land and Property ====
  
 
==== Maps  ====
 
==== Maps  ====
  
==== Military  ====
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==== Military Records ====
  
 
==== Newspapers  ====
 
==== Newspapers  ====
  
==== Probate  ====
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==== Probate Records ====
  
Probate files or packets for Essex County are now digitized and available at [http://labs.familysearch.org/ http://labs.familysearch.org/].
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Probate files or packets for Essex County are now digitized and available at [http://labs.familysearch.org/ http://labs.familysearch.org/].  
  
 
==== Taxation  ====
 
==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
 
==== Vital Records  ====
  
== Societies and Libraries ==
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=== Societies, Libraries and Museums  ===
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==== Family History Centers ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
  
== Web Sites  ==
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=== Web Sites  ===
  
*[http://www.familysearch.org/eng/library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=localitydetails&subject=183761&subject_disp=Vermont%2C+Essex&columns=*,0,0 FamilySearch.org] Family History Library catalog for Essex County
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebEssexCounty.html The Essex County VTGenWeb Project], an member of The VTGenWeb Project  
*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vermont/GenWebEssexCounty.html The Essex County VTGenWeb Project], an member of [[VTGenWeb|The VTGenWeb Project]], an affiliate of [[USGenWeb|The USGenWeb Project]].
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/essex.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/essex.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Essex County
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*[http://www.usgwarchives.net/vt/essex.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project]  
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*{{FHL|Vermont%2C+Essex|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}}
  
== References  ==
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=== References  ===
<references />
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Revision as of 20:12, 19 April 2013

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Guide to Essex County Vermont genealogy. Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.

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Online Records


Essex County, New Hampshire
Map
Map of New Hampshire highlighting Essex County
Location in the state of New Hampshire
Facts
Founded November 5, 1792
County Seat Guildhall
Courthouse
Address Essex County Courthouse
P.O. Box 75
Guildhall, VT 05905-0075
Phone:802-676-3910
Fax: 802-676-3463
Essex County Website


County Courthouse

County clerk has birth and death records from 1884, marriage and burial records, a few divorce records, court records from 1800 and land records from 1762; probate judge has probate records from 1800.

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Essex County, Vermont
Bloomfield 1762,
Brunswick 1761,
Canaan 1782,
Concord 1780,
Guildhall 1761,
Lunenburg 1763,
Maidstone 1761,
Victory 1781[1]

Quick Facts

Parent County

  • Created 5 November 1792 from Orange County. [1]

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

  Towns

Extinct Towns[2]

Unincorporated[3]

Community

  • Island Pond

Neighboring Counties

Caledonia | Orleans |
New Hampshire counties: Coös | Grafton |
Quebec counties: Compton | Stanstead

Resources

Archives and Libraries

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

History

Land and Property

Maps

Military Records

Newspapers

Probate Records

Probate files or packets for Essex County are now digitized and available at http://labs.familysearch.org/.

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies, Libraries and Museums

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), 698. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002.
  2. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 394-95. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.
  3. Leclerc, 394-95.
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