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Orange, Orange County, Vermont Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

The town of Orange was chartered on August 11, 1781 by the Vermont State Legislature.  The town was organized March 9, 1796. [1]  [2]

Historical Data
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Town Histories
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Vital Records[edit | edit source]

FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records online.

Probate Records
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The probate district for Orange is Orange.
Orange Probate Court
5 Court St
Chelsea VT 05038
Phone: (802) 685-4610

City Directories
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Maps
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1877 map of Orange

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Orange. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Orange County, website at this link.  

Cemetery records of the town of Orange, 1736-1879, - available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Churches
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Records of the Second Freewill Baptist Church in Orange, Vermont, 1837-1861 - available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Town Records.
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Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1857-1998, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Orange Town Clerk's Office. These include Index to births, 1800-1850, Deeds, 1796-1852; index to deeds,1796-1906, and Land records, 1852-1890; land index, 1904-1970.

Orange Town Clerk
P.O. Box 233
East Barre, Vermont 05649
Email: kfelch@orangevt.org
Website: http://www.orangevt.org/

Newspapers
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The Herald of Randolph

Libraries and Historical Societies
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References[edit | edit source]

Adjacent towns: