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''[[United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''County Creation Dates'''''  
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{{Note|See an interactive outline map of [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Vermont/viewer.htm ''Vermont Historical Counties''] at Newberry Library site<ref>[http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Vermont/viewer.htm ''Vermont Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.</ref> (Free) Enter a year, '''Refresh Map''', select '''zoom in''', then click on the map to enlarge it.}}
  
Clickable Map, scroll below the list.  
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{{Tip|Sort the table by '''Date Formed''' or by '''Parent Counties''' and check [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Vermont/documents/VT_County_Index.htm Boundary Changes] for interesting insights.}}
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{| border="1" width="100%" class="sortable"
 
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| align="center" | '''Name of County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Name of County'''  
| align="center" | '''Date Formed'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Date Formed'''  
| align="center" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" |'''Boundary<br>Changes'''
| align="center" | '''Progeny County'''
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Parent County'''  
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| align="center" style="background: rgb(240, 240, 240) none repeat scroll 0% 0%; -moz-background-clip: -moz-initial; -moz-background-origin: -moz-initial; -moz-background-inline-policy: -moz-initial;" | '''Counties Created by Boundary Changes'''
 
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| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
 
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
| nowrap="nowrap" | 18 Oct 1785
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| 1785  Oct 18
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ADDISON Details]
 
| [[Rutland County, Vermont|Rutland]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Rutland County, Vermont|Rutland]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]] 1787
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]] 1787
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
 
| [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
| 11 Feb 1779
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| 1779  Feb 11  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#BENNINGTON Details]
 
| Colonial lands  
 
| Colonial lands  
 
| [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] 1781
 
| [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]] 1781
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]]  
 
| [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]]  
| 05 Nov 1792
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| 1792  Nov 05  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CALEDONIA Details]
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
| 22 Oct 1787
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| 1787  Oct 22  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#CHITTENDEN Details]
 
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
 
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] 1792, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] 1835, [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1810, [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] 1810
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]] 1792, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] 1835, [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1810, [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]] 1810
 
|-
 
|-
 
| Cumberland  
 
| Cumberland  
| 1766  
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| 1766 6  17
| nowrap="nowrap" | [[Albany County, New York|Albany]], Gloucester (New York)  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm# Details]
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| [[Albany County, New York|Albany]], Gloucester (New York)  
 
| divided to [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]], [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]], [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]]
 
| divided to [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]], [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]], [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]]
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]]  
 
| [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]]  
| 05 Nov 1792
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| 1792  Nov 05  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ESSEX Details]
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]]  
| 05 Nov 1792
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| 1792  Nov 05  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#FRANKLIN Details]
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
 
| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
 
| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]] 1802
 
| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]] 1802
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]]  
 
| [[Grand Isle County, Vermont|Grand Isle]]  
| 09 Nov 1802
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| 1802  Nov 09  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#GRAND%20ISLE Details]
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]], [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
 
| [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]], [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]]  
 
| [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]]  
| 01 Nov 1810
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| 1810  Nov 01  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#JEFFERSON Details]
 
| [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]], [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]], [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]], [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| renamed [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1814
 
| renamed [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1814
 
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| [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]]  
 
| [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]]  
| 26 Oct 1835
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| 1835  Oct 26  
| nowrap="nowrap" | [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]], [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]], [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]], [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]]  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#LAMOILLE Details]
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| [[Chittenden County, Vermont|Chittenden]], [[Franklin County, Vermont|Franklin]], [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]], [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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|-
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
| 22 Feb 1781
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| 1781  Feb 22  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ORANGE Details]
 
| Cumberland  
 
| Cumberland  
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]] 1785, [[Caledonia County|Caledonia]] 1792, [[Essex County, Ve|Essex]] 1792, [[Jefferson County, Ve|Jefferson]] 1810, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] 1835, [[Orleans County, Ve|Orleans]] 1792, [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1810
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| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]] 1785, [[Caledonia County, Vermont|Caledonia]] 1792, [[Essex County, Vermont|Essex]] 1792, [[Jefferson_County,_Vermont|Jefferson]] 1810, [[Lamoille County, Vermont|Lamoille]] 1835, [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]] 1792, [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]] 1810
 
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| [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]]  
 
| [[Orleans County, Vermont|Orleans]]  
| 05 Nov 1792
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| 1792  Nov 05  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#ORLEANS Details]
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| [[Orange County, Vermont|Orange]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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| [[Rutland County, Vermont|Rutland]]  
 
| [[Rutland County, Vermont|Rutland]]  
| 22 Feb 1781
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| 1781  Feb 22  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#RUTLAND Details]
 
| [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
 
| [[Bennington County, Vermont|Bennington]]  
 
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]] 1785
 
| [[Addison County, Vermont|Addison]] 1785
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]]  
 
| [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington]]  
| 08 Nov 1814
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| 1814  Nov 08  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WASHINGTON Details]
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | renamed from [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]]  
 
| nowrap="nowrap" | renamed from [[Jefferson County, Vermont|Jefferson]]  
 
| none
 
| none
 
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|-
 
| [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]]  
 
| [[Windham County, Vermont|Windham]]  
| 22 Feb 1781
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| 1781  Feb 22  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WINDHAM Details]
 
| Cumberland  
 
| Cumberland  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|-
 
|-
 
| [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]]  
 
| [[Windsor County, Vermont|Windsor]]  
| 22 Feb 1781
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| 1781  Feb 22  
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| [http://publications.newberry.org/ahcbp/documents/VT_Individual_County_Chronologies.htm#WINDSOR Details]
 
| Cumberland  
 
| Cumberland  
 
| none
 
| none
 
|}
 
|}
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Clickable Map '''Click''' on the county on the map below to go to a county page. {{VTimagemap}}  
 
Clickable Map '''Click''' on the county on the map below to go to a county page. {{VTimagemap}}  
  
 
[[Category:United_States_County_Creations]] [[Category:Vermont]]
 
[[Category:United_States_County_Creations]] [[Category:Vermont]]

Revision as of 15:48, 13 August 2014


Name of County Date Formed Boundary
Changes
Parent County Counties Created by Boundary Changes
Addison 1785 Oct 18 Details Rutland, Orange Chittenden 1787
Bennington 1779 Feb 11 Details Colonial lands Windham 1781
Caledonia 1792 Nov 05 Details Orange none
Chittenden 1787 Oct 22 Details Addison Franklin 1792, Lamoille 1835, Washington 1810, Jefferson 1810
Cumberland 1766 6 17 Details Albany, Gloucester (New York) divided to Bennington, Orange, Windham, Windsor
Essex 1792 Nov 05 Details Orange none
Franklin 1792 Nov 05 Details Chittenden Grand Isle 1802
Grand Isle 1802 Nov 09 Details Franklin, Chittenden none
Jefferson 1810 Nov 01 Details Caledonia, Chittenden, Orange renamed Washington 1814
Lamoille 1835 Oct 26 Details Chittenden, Franklin, Orleans, Washington none
Orange 1781 Feb 22 Details Cumberland Addison 1785, Caledonia 1792, Essex 1792, Jefferson 1810, Lamoille 1835, Orleans 1792, Washington 1810
Orleans 1792 Nov 05 Details Orange none
Rutland 1781 Feb 22 Details Bennington Addison 1785
Washington 1814 Nov 08 Details renamed from Jefferson none
Windham 1781 Feb 22 Details Cumberland none
Windsor 1781 Feb 22 Details Cumberland none


Clickable Map Click on the county on the map below to go to a county page.
Bennington CountyWindham CountyRutland CountyWindsor CountyOrange CountyAddison CountyWashington CountyChittenden CountyLamoille CountyCaledonia CountyEssex CountyOrleans CountyFranklin CountyGrand Isle CountyVermont-county-map.gif
  1. [http://historical-county.newberry.org/website/Vermont/viewer.htm Vermont Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, John H. Long, Editor; Peggy Tuck Sinko, Associate Editor; Gordon DenBoer, Historical Compiler; Douglas Knox, Book Digitizing Director and Digital Compiler; Emily Kelley, Research Associate; Laura Rico-Beck, GIS Specialist; Peter Siczewicz, ArcIMS Interactive Map Designer; Robert Will, Cartographic Assistant. Copyright The Newberry Library 2008.