Vermont Vital Records, 1769-1954 is a free collection at FamilySearch with a name index & images of town clerk transcriptions of births, marriages, & deaths between 1769 and 1954. This collection is complete for the years 1871-1908.

 

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What Can I Learn from Vermont Town Records

Vermont birth records:

  • Child’s name and gender
  • Birth date and place
  • Race
  • Name of parents, including maiden name of mother
  • Age(s) of parents and their residence
  • Father’s occupation
  • Birthplace of father
  • Birthplace of mother
  • Live or stillborn birth
  • Name of medical attendant
  • Registration date

 
Vermont marriage records may include:

  • Date and place of marriage
  • Groom’s name and age
  • Groom’s residence and occupation
  • Birthplace of groom
  • Names of groom’s parents and their birthplace
  • Number of marriages of groom
  • Bride’s name and age
  • Bride’s residence
  • Birthplace of bride
  • Names of bride’s parents and their birthplace
  • Number of marriages of bride
  • Name and title of person performing ceremony

 
Vermont death records may include:

  • Name and age of deceased
  • Death date and place
  • Cause of death
  • Marital status
  • Name of surviving spouse
  • Race, occupation, and residence of deceased
  • Names of parents
  • Birth place of deceased
  • Level of education
  • Name and address of informant
  • Attending physician
  • Burial information

 
Vermont burial/removal records may include:

  • Name of person to whom certificate was issued
  • Town/city, and county issuing permit
  • Death date
  • Name and age of deceased
  • Cause of death
  • Medical attendant
  • Purposed date and place of burial/removal
  • Undertaker’s name and address
  • Name and title of person issuing permit
  • Permit date

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