Lamoille County, Vermont

Lamoille County

Lamoille County was created on October 26, 1835 from Parts of Chittenden County, Franklin County, Orleans County and Washington County. This particular county was named after La Mouelle (meaning the seagull), named by French explorer Samuel de Champlain (~1570–1635)..

Places adjacent to Lamoille County are Orleans County (northeast), Caledonia County (east), Washington County (south), Chittenden County (west), Franklin County (northwest).

Cities, towns, and villages to be found in Lamoille County include Belvidere, Cambridge, Eden, Elmore, Hyde Park, Johnson, Morristown (the largest town by population and the major commercial center for the county), Stowe, Moscow, Waterville, Wolcott.

Lamoille County vital records from the last five (5) yearscan be found at the Vermont Office of Vital Records. There is a fee for each copy requested. Please refer to the information to the Statewide Vital Records in Vermont for current fees and application process. For Records more than five (5) years ago can be ordered from the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration.

You can search online for Lamoille County Birth, Marriage, Divorce or Death Records. You can also Order Electronically Online or can download an application for Vermont Birth Certificate, Marriage Certificate, Divorce Certificate, Death Certificate Applications to mail.

Lamoille County does have Federal Census Schedules to help in exploring your family tree. United states federal Population Schedules are available for 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880 (free index), 1890 (fragment), 1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940.

Lamoille Co. Mortality Schedules can be found for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Lamoille Co. Industry and Agriculture Schedules can be acquired for 1850, 1860, 1870 and 1880. Lamoille Co. Union Veterans Schedules can be obtained for 1890. You can get free down loadable and also printable census forms to assist with your research.

Lamoille County Society and Family History Resources

A list of Lamoille County Historical  and Genealogical Societies, Forums, Message Boards, Libraries, Archives.

Lamoille County Courthouse and Government Records

Researchers frequently forget about the significance of Lamoille County court, probate, and land records data as a resource of family history and genealogy information. Hidden away in Vermont courthouses and archives everywhere are the ambitions and frustrations of countless Vermont citizens. The odds are great that your potential ancestors have left a in-depth document of at least quite a few factors of their lives in the Lamoille County court records. Even if your ancestors and forefathers is not mentioned in a Court case, take into consideration all of the other methods which often can have lead to him or her appearing in court records.

You should contact the clerk's office to verify hours, mailing address, fees and other details prior to visiting or inquiring about information because of many times changing contact details. The Department Offices DO NOT DO RESEARCH. The records are available to interested parties, barring private issues. A lot of staff will aid persons in obtaining the resources, however it's up to the man or women to undertake the researching.

Each town clerk's office holds the original deed, vital, tax, and town meeting records. Included in town or proprietor's meeting records are such valuable sources as lists of freemen (new voters in town), annual election of officers, school records, hog or cattle marks, warnings out to those for whom the town will not assume legal responsibility, militia, and accounts of various town officials. Even though the political division of county has little meaning in Vermont, there are some county land records, primarily for unorganized towns, and county court records located at the appropriate county office. Town Clerks also has copies of vital records birth, marriage, civil unions, divorce and death records.

Lamoille County Courthouse, 154 Main St, Hyde Park, VT 05655; (802) 888-2207, has Probate Records from 1837 to present.

  • Belvidere Town Clerk, 3996 VT RTE 109, Belvidere, VT 05442 ; Phone: (802)644-6621
  • Cambridge Town Clerk, P.O. Box 127, Jeffersonville, VT 05464 ; Phone: (802)644-2251
  • Eden Town Clerk, 71 Old Schoolhouse Rd., Eden Mills, VT 05653 ; Phone: (802)635-2528
  • Elmore Town Clerk, P.O. Box 123, Lake Elmore, VT 05657 ; Phone: (802)888-2637
  • Hyde Park Town Clerk, P.O. Box 98, Hyde Park, VT 05655-0098; Phone: (802)888-2300
  • Johnson Town Clerk, P.O. Box 383, Johnson, VT 05656 ; Phone: (802)635-2611
  • Morristown Town Clerk, P. O. Box 748, Morrisville, VT 05661-0748; Phone: (802)888-6370
  • Stowe Town Clerk, P.O. Box 248, Stowe, VT 05672 ; Phone: (802)253-6133
  • Waterville Town Clerk, P.O. Box 31, Waterville, VT 05492 ; Phone: (802)644-8865
  • Wolcott Town Clerk, P.O. Box 100, Wolcott, VT 05680 ; Phone: (802)888-2746

Lamoille County Links

The following are links to Genealogy and family history, Records and Resources pertaining to Lamoille County. Most of these genealogy links fall into 3 categories: Business Sites, Private Sites or Organization Sites. Some have free access some call for a cost. This is just a listing which has been collected or submitted. I do not endorse or promote one genealogy site above another. Feel free to submit your own favorite Lamoille County genealogy or family history associated sites.

Lamoille Co. VT Books, Newspapers & Publications

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Lamoille Co. VT Court, Probate Land and Tax Records

Lamoille Co. VT Census Records

Lamoille Co. VT Cemeteries & Graveyards

Lamoille Co. VT Church & Bible Records

Lamoille Co. VT Family Websites, Pictures & Histories

Lamoille Co. VT General and History Websites

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Lamoille Co. VT Military Records

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