Discovery Your Family History

Vermont Family History & Genealogy Centers

Vermonters may perhaps be smaller in numbers but then again their fascination with searching their family origins is growing rapidly. Vermont residents are now into genealogy research as well to know more about their ancestry. To give assistance to residents of this fascinating state uncover their genealogy, a large number of Vermont family history centers were actually founded in Vermont. A majority of these fascinating centers are directly associated with the Family History Library in Salt Lake City which happens to be the biggest genealogy analysis center worldwide. These incredible family history centers are staffed by competent members of the Vermont LDS Family Search, who selflessly volunteered to assist visitors and guests discover the research data they require and answer inquiries about genealogical services. konowledge rich training classes are offered also at a few locations to support Vermont citizens to assist them to begin with their search for their family history.

If you have any questions or comments about family history centers, please send a message to

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
Hershey St
Barre, Vermont
(802) 229-0482
Notes: Temple at end of the short street/top of hill

Bennington VT Family History Center
Houghton Ln
Bennington, Vermont 05201
(802) 447-1985

Vermont Genealogy Resources

Understanding of Vermont historical past will support the family research worker in tracking down ancestors’ genealogical information. Despite the fact that Vermont’s earliest settlement was in the year 1724, loads of early records in years 1749-1764 can certainly be discovered in New Hampshire as well. New Hampshire awarded lands for the 129 beautiful Vermont towns.

From the years 1764-1776, New York declared jurisdiction over the scenic Vermont. Obviously, that contributed up to the necessity of the Green Mountain Boys, whose hard work are usually mentioned in the local histories, that might be outlined by soldier’s name.

Vermont ended up being independent in 1777 and then hooked up with the Union in 1791. The state of Vermont first began gathering up important documents in 1760. On the other hand, for any research before the year 1909, it might be good to the family research worker to stop by to any local town repositories. As a result of wars and horrible epidemics, your Vermont ancestor could possibly have pursued well-known migratory routes between New York, New Hampshire and Canada.

For the well-known collection of Vermont diaries, letters and scrapbooks, please make sure that you assess the collection at the fascinating Leahy Library in Vermont Historical Center. A few genealogies could very well be found in its web based catalog. The Leahy Library could have possibly kept the Vermont Society of Colonial Dames’ compilation.

Vermont Historical Society and Leahy Library
Vermont History Center
60 Washington Street
Barre, Vermont 05641-4209
(802) 479-8500

Vermont State Archives and Records Administration’s (VSARA)
Secretary of State Office
1078 U.S. Rte. 2, Middlesex
Montpelier, Vt. 05633-7701
(802) 828-2308

Genealogical Society of Vermont
P. O. Box 14
Randolph, VT 05060-0014

Vermont French-Canadian Genealogical Society Library
P.O. Box 65128
Burlington, VT 05406-5128

Bailey-Howe Library
Special Collections
University of Vermont
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 656-2138

Vermont Genealogy Websites

Cyndi’s List – Vermont

Family Search Wiki – Vermont

Vermont Probate Courts

Vermont State Formation Map

Vermont Genealogy Resources

Vermont Newspaper Project