Vermont County, Vermont Genealogy Guide2016-05-24T21:17:02+00:00

Washington County, Vermont Genealogy Guide

Washington County, Vermont (Map It) was created on February 22, 1781 from parts of Orange County, Caledonia County, and Chittenden County. This particular county was named in honor of George Washington (1732–1799), first President of the United States (1789–1797). Learn More About State of Vermont History.

Washington County is bordered by Lamoille County (north), Caledonia County (northeast), Orange County (southeast), Addison County (southwest), Chittenden County (northwest).

Washington County Cities and Towns include Barre (City), Barre (Town), Berlin, Cabot, Calais, Duxbury, East Montpelier, Fayston, Marshfield, Middlesex, Montpelier, Moretown, Northfield, Plainfield, Roxbury, Waitsfield, Warren, Waterbury, Woodbury, Worcester. The Town Maps of Washington County, Vermont contains detailed information about roads and boundaries, these maps may include rural communities, churches, and cemeteries.

Washington County, Vermont Courthouse Records

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.

Washington County Courthouse, 65 State St, Montpelier, VT 05602; (802) 828-2091, has Probate Records from 1811 to present.

  • Barre City, P. O. Box 418, Barre, VT 05641 ; Phone: (802)476-0242
  • Barre Town Clerk, P.O. Box 124, Websterville, VT 05678 ; Phone: (802)479-9391
  • Berlin Town Clerk , 108 Shed Road, Berlin, VT 05602 ; Phone: (802)229-9298
  • Cabot Town Clerk , P.O. Box 36, Cabot, VT 05647 ; Phone: (802)563-2279
  • Calais Town Clerk , 668 West County Road, Calais, VT 05648 ; Phone: (802)223-5952
  • Duxbury Town Clerk , 3316 Crossett Hill Road, Duxbury, VT 05676 ; Phone: (802)244-6660
  • East Montpelier Town Clerk , P.O. Box 157, E. Montpelier, VT 05651 ; Phone: (802)223-3313
  • Fayston Town Clerk , 866 N Fayston Rd, North Fayston, VT 05660 ; Phone: (802)496-2454
  • Marshfield Town Clerk , 122 School Street, Rm.1, Marshfield, VT 05658 ; Phone: (802)426-3305
  • Middlesex Town Clerk , 5 Church Street, Middlesex, VT 05602 ; Phone: (802)223-5915
  • Montpelier Town Clerk , 39 Main St., Montpelier, VT 05602 ; Phone: (802)223-9500
  • Moretown Town Clerk , P.O. Box 666, Moretown, VT 05660 ; Phone: (802)496-3645
  • Northfield Town Clerk , 51 South Main Street, Northfield, VT 05663 ; Phone: (802)485-5421
  • Plainfield Town Clerk , P.O. Box 217, Plainfield, VT 05667 ; Phone: (802)454-8461
  • Roxbury Town Clerk , P.O. Box 53, Roxbury, VT 05669 ; Phone: (802)485-7840
  • Waitsfield Town Clerk , 9 Bridge Street, Waitsfield, VT 05673 ; Phone: (802)496-2218
  • Warren Town Clerk , P.O. Box 337, Warren, VT 05674 ; Phone: (802)496-2709
  • Waterbury Town Clerk , 51 South Main Street, Waterbury, VT 05676 ; Phone: (802)244-8447
  • Woodbury Town Clerk , P.O. Box 10, Woodbury, VT 05681 ; Phone: (802)456-7051
  • Worcester Town Clerk , Drawer 161, Worcester, VT 05682 ; Phone: (802)223-6942

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