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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Orleans County'''
== History and Tidbits ==
 
  
=== Cities ===
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Guide to '''Orleans County Vermont genealogy.''' Birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, family history, and military records.
  
=== Unicorporated Communities ===
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{{VTDC}}{{Infobox U.S. County
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| county = Orleans County
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| county_map = Vt-orleans.png
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| state = Vermont
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| latd =  
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| longd =  
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| founded year = 1792
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| founded date = October 5
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| seat = Newport
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| building image =
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| building address = Orleans County Courthouse<br>83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214 <br>802-334-3344, 802-334-2711 <br>Fax: 802-334-3385<br> [http://www.brbpub.com/vermont/orleans/ '''Orleans County Website'''] }}
  
=== County Government Site ===
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=== County Courthouse  ===
  
== Neighboring Counties ==
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'''''Town and City Clerks''''' have birth, marriage, death and '''''City Clerks ''''' have birth, marriage, death and land records; '''''District Probate Court''''' has probate records; '''''County Clerk''''' has divorce and court records from 1800 <br><br>'''Towns Organized Before 1800:'''<br>Barton 1789,<br>Craftsbury 1781,<br>Derby 1779,<br>Glover 1783,<br>Greensboro 1781,<br>Holland 1779,<br>Jay 1792,<br>Westfield 1780<ref name="HBG">''Handybook for Genealogists: United States of America'', 10th ed. (Draper, Utah: Everton Pub., 2002), Orleans County, Vermont. Page 699 {{WorldCat|50140092|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1049485|item|disp=FHL Book 973 D27e 2002}}.</ref>
  
== Resources ==
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=== History  ===
  
=== Cemeteries ===
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==== Parent County  ====
  
== Genealogy and History Websites ==
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*Created 5 November 1792 from [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]] County. <ref name="HBG">[http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50140092referer=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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==== Boundary Changes  ====
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==== Record Loss  ====
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=== Places / Localities  ===
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{{VTOrleansCoTownsMap}}'''City:'''
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*{{AutoLink|Newport City, Vermont|Newport City}}
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'''Towns:'''
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{| width="52%" class="FCK__ShowTableBorders"
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*{{AutoLink|Albany, Vermont|Albany}}
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*{{AutoLink|Barton, Vermont|Barton}}
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*{{AutoLink|Brownington, Vermont|Brownington}}
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*{{AutoLink|Charleston, Vermont|Charleston}}
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*{{AutoLink|Coventry, Vermont|Coventry}}
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*{{AutoLink|Craftsbury, Vermont|Craftsbury}}
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*{{AutoLink|Derby, Vermont|Derby}}
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*{{AutoLink|Glover, Vermont|Glover}}
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*{{AutoLink|Greensboro, Vermont|Greensboro}}
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*{{AutoLink|Holland, Vermont|Holland}}
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*{{AutoLink|Irasburg, Vermont|Irasburg}}
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*{{AutoLink|Jay, Vermont|Jay}}
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*{{AutoLink|Lowell, Vermont|Lowell}}
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*{{AutoLink|Morgan, Vermont|Morgan}}
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*{{AutoLink|Newport Town, Vermont|Newport Town}}
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*{{AutoLink|Troy, Vermont|Troy}}
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*{{AutoLink|Westfield, Vermont|Westfield}}
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*{{AutoLink|Westmore, Vermont|Westmore}}
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|}
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'''Extinct Town:'''
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*{{AutoLink|Woodbridge, Vermont|Woodbridge}}<ref>Michael J. Leclerc, ''Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research'', 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. {{WorldCat|779626228|disp=At various libraries (WorldCat)}}; {{FHL|1967587|item|disp=FHL Book 974 D27g 2012}}.</ref>
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'''Villages:'''
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*Albany
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*Barton
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*Derby Center
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*Derby Line
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*North Troy
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*Orleans
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|}
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'''Community:'''
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*Beebe Plain
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==== Neighboring Counties  ====
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[[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]] | [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]] | [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] | [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] | '''Quebec '''counties: [[Brome County, Quebec|Brome]] | [[Missisquoi County, Quebec|Missisquoi]] | [[Stanstead County, Quebec|Stanstead]]
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Cemeteries  ====
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*[http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries%20of%20VT/orleans.htm#top List of Orleans County Cemeteries]
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==== Church Records  ====
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==== Court Records  ====
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==== Gazetteers  ====
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==== Land and Property  ====
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==== Local Histories  ====
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==== Maps  ====
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[[Image:Vtorleans.jpg|900px|Vtorleans.jpg]]
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==== Military  ====
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===== Civil War =====
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Regiments and Companies:
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:- [[4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry|4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry]], Company D
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==== Newspapers  ====
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==== Probate Records  ====
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==== Taxation  ====
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==== Vital Records  ====
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=== Societies and Libraries  ===
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==== Family History Centers<br>  ====
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*[[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers]]
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*[[Newport Vermont Family History Center]]
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=== Web Sites  ===
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*{{FHL|Vermont%2C+Orleans|subject|disp=FamilySearch.org}} Family History Library catalog for Orleans County
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*[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~vtorlean/VTGenWeb.SM.htm The Orleans 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/orleans.htm The USGenWeb Archives Project] for Orleans County
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=== References  ===
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Revision as of 07:38, 8 December 2013

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

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Orleans County, Vermont
Map
Map of Vermont highlighting Orleans County
Location in the state of Vermont
Facts
Founded October 5, 1792
County Seat Newport
Courthouse
Address Orleans County Courthouse
83 Main Street, Newport, VT 05855-1214
802-334-3344, 802-334-2711
Fax: 802-334-3385
Orleans County Website


County Courthouse

Town and City Clerks have birth, marriage, death and City Clerks have birth, marriage, death and land records; District Probate Court has probate records; County Clerk has divorce and court records from 1800

Towns Organized Before 1800:
Barton 1789,
Craftsbury 1781,
Derby 1779,
Glover 1783,
Greensboro 1781,
Holland 1779,
Jay 1792,
Westfield 1780[1]

History

Parent County

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

Boundary Changes

Record Loss

Places / Localities

City:

Towns:

Extinct Town:

Villages:

  • Albany
  • Barton
  • Derby Center
  • Derby Line
  • North Troy
  • Orleans

Community:

  • Beebe Plain

Neighboring Counties

Caledonia | Essex | Franklin | Lamoille | Quebec counties: Brome | Missisquoi | Stanstead

Resources

Cemeteries

Church Records

Court Records

Gazetteers

Land and Property

Local Histories

Maps

Vtorleans.jpg

Military

Civil War

Regiments and Companies:

- 4th Regiment, Vermont Infantry, Company D

Newspapers

Probate Records

Taxation

Vital Records

Societies and Libraries

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), Orleans County, Vermont. Page 699 At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 973 D27e 2002. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; name "HBG" defined multiple times with different content
  2. Michael J. Leclerc, Genealogist's Handbook for New England Research, 5th ed. (Boston, Mass.: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2012), 395. At various libraries (WorldCat); FHL Book 974 D27g 2012.