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Upperconnriver; Coos Country; Upper Connecticut River Valley of Vermont and New Hampshire specializing in Haverhill to Littleton, NH and Newbury to Cabot & Walden, Vt

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History of  County Line Changes in Vermont
History of Peacham, Vermont People of Peacham, 1965 Addendum - families inadvertently omitted by the printer
Books Containing Family Genealogies, i.e. Area Town Histories and Gazetteers
Area Historical Societies: locations & hours
Area Libraries: locations & hours

Local Families on the NET:
                [A], [B], [C], [D], [E], [F], [G], [H], [J], [K], [L], [M], [N], [P], [Q], [R], [S], [U], [V], [W], [Y]

        Town of Barnet, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA
              Randall - stone found under porch in Passumpsic Village - the road is level, the stone was set some years ago, and now leans.  
                            NB's father, N.B., Sr was b. July 23, 1809 rec'd Danville s/o Thos & Anna (Bachelder); m. St Johnsbury March 7, 1832
                            Sally M. Houghton of St Johnsbury.   NB's uncle Job is buried in the Bennett Cemetery in North Danville with a matching stone.
                            Nothing more is known of this family.
              Palmer / County Cemetery
              Cimetière Corriveau
              Pleasant View Cemetery - photos of several gravestones - Index
              Stevens Cemetery - includes photos of several gravestones
                    Numbered Plot Map of Stevens Cemetery
                    Please help replicate these Destroyed Gravestones
              McIndoes Falls Cemetery
              Barnet Center Presbyterian Cemetery (Rev.Jan.2014) - photos of 90 gravestones
              Stuart Cemetery in West Barnet
              Walter Harvey Cemetery in West Barnet
        Town of Peacham, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA  --  Map
              Olde Peacham Cem - transcription with photos of most gravestones
              Groton/Peacham Town Line Cem - transcription with sketches of some gravestones
              Heath Family Cem - transcription of all three gravestones
              Woodward Family Cemetery, Deweysburg, Vt - near the Danville/Peacham town line
                    Map to Woodward Cemetery
              Worcester / Hooker Cem - transcription with sketches of all gravestones

        Town of Danville, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA  --  Map  --   Index  --   Tour
              Danville Cemetery #_1-Ward Cem
              Danville Cemetery #_2-Stanton Cem
              Danville Cemetery #  3-Bennett Cem - photos
              Danville Cemetery #4/5-Drew-Kelsey / Batchelder Cem
              Danville Cemetery #_6-Pope / North Danville Cem
              Danville Cemetery #_7-Massey / North Danville Cem
              Danville Cemetery #_8-Dole / Dole Hill / Danville Center Cem
              Danville Cemetery #_9-Pumpkin Hill / Clifford Cem - all sketched & photographed
              Danville Cemetery #10-Danville Green - photos & transcripts of 36 gravestones  --  Lot Map
              Danville Cemetery #11-Swett / Crow Hill Cem - only 2 gravestones here - both photographed
              Danville Cemetery #12-Pettengill / County / Water Andric / Boot Hill Cem - 37 gravestones w/55 inscriptions
              Danville Cemetery #14-Bachelder - only one inscribed stone
              Danville Cemetery #15-Morse Farm Cem - abandoned, some stones missing, others stored in a neighbor's shed
              Danville Cemetery #16-Moore gs - found in cellar at Joe's Pond
              Danville Cemetery #17-Somers Memorial Bench - (ashes scattered)
        Town of Burke, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA
              Cemetery Records to 1870 - transcribed 1919
        Town of Ryegate, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA    
             Old Scotch Cemetery (1st), on the Bayley-Hazen Road, a mile south of village of Ryegate Corner
             Blue Mountain Cemetery (2nd), at the "Corner"
             Whitelaw Cemetery (3rd), left of Bayley-Hazen Road, southside of the intersection just west of I-91;
                  30-40 graves here, only those of Er Chamberlain & wife were ever marked.
              West Cemetery (4th), Hall Road, 1/2 way between village of South Ryegate and the Barnet townline
              Manchester Family Cemetery (5th), in woods, southside of old stage road, just west of I-91 and village of East Ryegate
              Hillside Cemetery (6th), Scott Hwy, just east of village of South Ryegate
              Pinehurst Cemetery (7th), Pinehurst Rd, just east of village of South Ryegate
        Town of St Johnsbury, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA  --  Map
              Village Cemetery / Jonathan Arnold burying ground / Old Burial Ground - (1790 - 1853)
              Goss Hollow aka Ayer-Hawkins Cemetery - photos of 5 gravestones, transcripts and descriptions of all
              Mount Pleasant Cemetery - (partial at - opened 1853 - thousands of stones
              Mount St Joseph Catholic Cemetery - (1859 - 1893)
              Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery - thousands of stones -- Grid Map
              Grove Cemetery - (partial at -- history
        Town of Waterford, Caledonia Co, Vermont, USA  --  Map  --   Index
              Adams-Babcock-Myrtle-Settlers' Cem - transcription with sketches of all inscribed gravestones
              Charles Hill Cem - transcription with sketches of the most deteriorated gravestones
              Cushman Family Cem - transcription
              Fuller Hill Burying Ground - presumed locaton - no stones there now
              Pike Cem - transcription with some sketches
              Powers-Wheeler Cem - transcription with sketches of the most deteriorated gravestones
              Stiles Cem - transcription with some sketches
        Cabot-Walden - photos of 130 gravestones

        North Monroe Cemetery, Monroe, Grafton Co, New Hampshire, USA - photos of several gravestones
        Town of Haverhill, Grafton Co, N. H., USA  --  Map
              Horse Meadow Cemetery transcription book at NH Historical Society library
        Town of Landaff, Grafton Co, N. H., USA
              Landaff Center Cemetery
        Town of Littleton, Grafton Co, N. H., USA  --  Map
              Albee aka West Littleton Cemetery
              Ammonoosuc Meadows Cemetery
              St Rose deLima Cemeter (Old)
              St Rose deLima Cemeter (New)  --  Plot Index
              Glenwood Cemetery  --  Plot Index  --  Lot Map
              Clark Cemetery
              Wheeler Cemetery
              Pattenville Cemetery
              Wheeler Hill Cemetery
              Wilkins aka Mann's Hill Cemetery
              Carpenter aka North Littleton Cemetery
        Town of Lyman, Grafton Co, N. H., USA  --  Map
              Pond Cemetery
              Village-aka-Center Cemetery
              Parker Hill Cemetery
              Moulton Hill Cemetery
        Some Add'l Cemeteries in Vermont's Northeast Kingdom - (link to county website)
        Provence Qu�bec Cemeteries - not full transcriptions, but all pertinent data is copied - nationwide grave memorials, many with transcripts and/or photos
        other cemeteries on the NET

        in St. Johnsbury, Vt. area

Revolutionary War Pensioners of Vermont:
        with their Names, Ages, Places of Residence, and Head of Household with Whom Residing (per 1840 Census)

Civil War Veterans:
        Revised Roster of Vermont Volunteers and Lists of Vermonters who Served in the Army and Navy of the united States During the War of the Rebellion 1861-66; Compiled by authority of the General Assembly under the direction of Theodore S. Peck, Adjutant-General; Montpelier, Vt.: Press of the Watchman Publishing Co., Publishers and Printers, 1892
        Portraits of Civil War Officers in Vermont Regiments posted on the Vermont Historical Society's Website
        List of Portraits of Vermont Civil War Soldiers (officers & enlisteds) on file at the Vermont Historical Society Library in Barre, Vt
        Revised Register of the Soldiers and Sailors of New Hampshire in the War of the Rebellion 1861 - 1866; Prepared and published by the authority of the Legislature, by Augustus D. Ayling, Adjutant-General; Concord, N.H.: Ira C. Evens, Public Printer, 1895   [database does not yet include entire book (work in progress)]
        Roster of New Hampshire Men not in New Hampshire Units

Area Ministers who have served in:
        Barnet & Waterford, Vt
        Danville, Vt
        St Johnsbury, Vt

Vital Records:
        Barnet, Vt Vital Records Indexes - Births, Marriages, Deaths, Burials (thru May 2001)
        Waterford, Vt Vital Records Indexes - Births, Marriages, Intentions, Deaths, (thru Feb 2011)
        St Johnsbury, Vermont Page - Assorted Vital Records
        Wheelock, Vt Links
                Birth Records from Annual Town Reports (1923-1993)
                Burial Records from Annual Town Reports (1966-1970)
                Death Records from Annual Town Reports (1925-1993)
                Marriage Records from Annual Town Reports (1925-1993)
                Census Indexes (1800, 1850, 1870, 1880)
        Index to More Northeastern Vermont Links
        Vermont Vital Records - Location: Public Records Division, I-91 Exit 9, 1078 Rte 2W, Middlesex, Vt - Tel: (802) 828-2308
                Mail: Drawer 33, Montpelier, Vt 05633-7601    e-mail: [email protected].    Hours: 9-4, Tues-Fri.
        Directory of Vermont Town Clerks - address, phone, e-mail, hours    (802) 828-2363
        Directory of New Hampshire Town Clerks - address, phone, e-mail (office hours not listed)
        New Hampshire Vital Records - Div Pub Health Svcs, 6 Hazen Dr, Concord, NH 03301-6527 - Tel: (603) 271-4650
                m.& d. before 1948 / births before 1901 only (unless family)
        New Hampshire Probate Records to 1900 - Div Records Mgmt & Archives, 71 S.Fruit St, Concord, NH 03301 - Tel: (603) 271-2236
        Maine Vital Records Marriage Index - searchable by name, bride or groom, and/or date
        Mass Vital Records to 1850- Index to online transcriptions and images
        Connecticut Vital Records to 1850- Barbour Collection
        RI State Archives
        Province Québec Vital Records - Société de généalogie des Cantons de l'Est Inc., 275 Dufferin street, Sherbrooke, PQ J1H 4M5 - Tel: (819) 821-5414
        Province Québec Vital Records by Parish
        Additional Vital Records and document images

        Blank US Census Forms, free, downloadable, & printable - column headings are equivalent to originals, but not identical
        1800 Grafton Co, New Hampshire Census
        Other New Hampshire Census Sites - some free, some pay
        1871 Canadian Census
        1881 Canadian Census
        Census Images at heritagequest - not all years - requires subscription - but, most libraries have one
        Listing of Instructions to Enumerators, Forms, & Questions 1790-2011 - registration requested - but not required;
              enumerators' questions are listed under "IPUMS documentation: user's guide"

Old Maps:
        Historic USGS Topographic Maps of New England - Online USGS Topographic Maps
        8½ X 11 USGS Topographic Maps of New Hampshire - click on Topo Maps, click on town's name
        Index of names on the 1858 H.F.Walling map of Caledonia County, Vermont
        Downloadable copy of the 1858 H.F.Walling map of Caledonia County, Vermont
        Index of names in the 1875 Beers Atlas of Caledonia County, Vermont
        Other Old Maps of the Vermont part of the Upper Coos
        Saugie-boge & Cambuslang, Scotland

        The Obituary Link Page
        Obituary Central - Headquarters for finding obituaries
        Another Obituary Site
        Old Newspapers - free on line - searchable scans
        St Johnsbury, Vt Caledonian and Record newspapers - online searchable scans 1836-1920
        St Johnsbury, Vt Caledonian and Record archives - online articles 1837-1926 - not full pages
        Index to Recent Caledonia County Obituaries 2001-2012 - names & dates only - actual OBITs not provided or linked
        Recent Caledonia County Obituaries 2008-pres
        Index to The Danville, Vt Northstar Newspaper (1807-1881) - names & publication dates only
            - actual OBITs & d.dates not provided or linked - scroll down right-hand side to "newspapers"
        Index to The Peacham, Vt Green Mountain Patriot Vital Records (1798-1809) - names & publication dates only
            - actual OBITs & d.dates not provided or linked - scroll down right-hand side to "newspapers"
        Eastern New York - also includes cemeteries, deaths, & vital records

Library Catalogues:
        Vt Dept of Libraries Card Catalog - Vermont State Library; 109 State St; Montpelier, Vt 05601    (802) 828-3261
        Vt Dept of Libraries - Other Vermont Libraries
        St. Johnsbury Athenaeum Card Catalog   -   HomePage
        Lyndon State College Library Card Catalogue   -   HomePage
        Other Library Card Catalogs in the Vermont State College System
        Cobleigh Public Library, Lyndonville, Vt Card Catalogue   -   HomePage
        Vermont Historical Society Library Card Catalog - Vermont Historical Society, 60 Washington St, Barre, Vt 05641
                (802) 479-8509    Hours: T-F 9-4:30; 2nd Sat 9-4
                e-mail: [email protected]    HomePage:
        NH Historical Society Library Card Catalog - Tuck Library, 30 Park St, Concord, NH 03301-6384    (603) 228-6688
                e-mail: [email protected]    HomePage:
        NH State Library Card Catalog - New Hampshire State Library, 20 Park St, Concord, NH    (603) 271-2144/2239
                e-mail: [email protected]    HomePage:
        NY State Library Card Catalog - New York State Library Cultural Education Center, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY
                (603) 271-2144/2239
                e-mail:    HomePage:
        Connecticut State Library Card Catalog - Connecticut State Library Genealogy Unit, 231 Capitol Ave, Hartford, CT
                (860) 757-6580    Hours: M-F 9-5; S 9-2
                e-mail:    HomePage:

Old Pictures:
        History of the Photograph & "Carte de Viste"s
        Janice Boyko's Old Postcard Showroom, scroll down left-hand edge

Local Families on the NET:
                [A], [B], [C], [D], [E], [F], [G], [H], [J], [K], [L], [M], [N], [P], [Q], [R], [S], [U], [V], [W], [Y]
        Adams Family History
        Adams Family at
        Adam & Eve traced to Plymouth, Mass at
        Albiser Family History
        Alger Family History
        Amell Family History
        Badger Family HomePage
        Badger Family at
        Bandy Family History
        Bennett Family at
        Blake Family at
        Bovee Family History
            Mary Wentworth, ancestor of the Vermont Bovee Family, traced to Adam-and-Eve
        Capron Family at
        Carpenter Family Ancestry through Rehoboth, Massachusetts
        Carleton Family HomePage
        Champany Family at
        Chapman Family at
        Cheney Family of Barnet, Vt at
        Cheney Family of Lunenburg, Vt at
        Cheney Family of Waterford, Vt at
        Clifford/Clefford Family at
        Corriveau Family of Caledonia Co, Vt at - includes some Gilfillan photos
        Dickson Family History
        Dickson Family at
        Emmons Family at
        Evans Family at
        Farr Family at
        Freeman Family at
        Gadley Family HomePage
        Gilfillan Family History
        Gill Family History
        Gillander Family History
        Gillander Family at
        Gilson Family History
        Gilkerson Family at
        Gleason Family at
        Granger Family at
        Hastings Family at
        Heath Family History
        Heath Family of County Dist, Barnet, Vt at
        Hartshorn Family at
        Harpin Family at
        Harran Family at
        Heath Family History
        Heath Family of County Dist, Barnet, Vt at
        Heath Family of Groton - Marshfield - Newbury, Vt at
        Heath Family of Cabot, Vt at
        Heath Family of Monroe, NH & McIndoes, Vt at
        Heath Family of Peacham, Vt at
        Harriman Family at
        Hoyt Family History
        Ide Family at
        Johnson Family at
        Judkins Family at
        Kellogg Family at
        Kendalls of Barnet - Family Histories
        Kinerson/Kennerson/Kenason Family of Orange & Caledonia Counties of Vermont, USA HomePage
        LaBay, Labbay, Labb�, Labb�e Family at
        Louie Family at
        McLaren-McLeran Family History
        McLeran Family at
        Meigs Family at
        Mooney Family at
        Morgan Family of Barnet at
        Morrill Family Abel of Danville (fm Methuen, Ma) at
        Morrill Family Isaac A of Danville, Vt at
        Morrill Family Joseph of Danville, Vt at
        Morrill Family Samuel Sr of Danville (fm Loudon, NH) at
        Morse Family Dr Oliver of Danville (fm Chester, NH) at
        Newell Family at
        Newman Family at
        Northrop Family at
        Peck Family History
        Perkins Family at
        Pike Family of Lunenburg, Vt at
        Pike Family of Waterford, Vt at
        Quimby Family at
        Rash/Raiche Family HomePage
        Randall Family at
        Redding Family History
        Redding & Rider Families at
        Remick Family at
        Rider Family History
        Robinson Family at
        Russell Family History
        Salter Family History
        Sargent Family Roots to their Immigrant Ancestor, 1602
        Sargent Family at
        Shampany Family at
        Shaw Family at
        Somers Family History - draft copy of a "work in progress"
        Stevens Family John of Passumpsic, Vt (fm Petersham, Ma) at
        Stevens Family Joshua of Danville, Vt (fm Methuen, Ma) at
        Stevens Family Samuel James of Danville, Vt at
        Stevens Family Truman of Littleton, NH (fm Passumpsic, Vt) at
        Stevens Family Capt Simeon of Waterford, Vt (fm Newbury, Vt) at
        Stevenson Family at
        Stiles Family of Barnet, Vt at
        Stiles Family of Waterford, Vt at
        Strobridge Family History
        Swasey Family at
        Sylvester Family History
        Urie Family History
        Vitty Family History
        Washburn Family at
        Wallace Family History
        Wallace Family at
        Whitehill Family History
        Whitehill Family at
        Woods Family at
        Woodward/Woodard Family at
        Young Family at


        WorldConnect at - research version for libraries
        How to cross-reference individuals in the same, or a different, dataBase
        Pres.Church, Phila. Dept of Hist, Phila, PA - Archives of Vermont Presbyterian Church records    (215) 627-1852
                e-mail: [email protected]
        American-French Genealogy Society - Woonsocket, RI   e-mail: [email protected]    Hours: M 11-4, T 1-9, S 10-4 (except Jun-Aug)
        French-Canadian Genealogy Society - Burlington, Vt
        American-Canadian Genealogy Society - 4 Elm St, PO Box 6478, Manchester, NH 03108-6478    (603) 622-1554
        Canadian Place Names Index - identifies locations of places not on modern maps
        Mayflower Descendants Library - General Society, PO Box 3297, Plymouth, Ma 02361-3297    (508) 746-3188
                e-mail: [email protected]    Hours: M-F 10-3:30    Memberships

        Irish Research - Catholic and Protestant registers & certificates
        Free Books at googlebooks
        Free Books at heritagequest - requires subscription - but, most libraries have one - nationwide grave memorials, many with transcripts and/or photos - nationwide group of volunteers doing, and requesting, genealogy look-ups - English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Italian, Norwegian
        Latin Dictionary and Grammar Aid
        PAF Genealogy Database Program free from LDS
        Acrobat Reader free from Adobe for reading pdf files
        Free http Scripts for use in web pages
        Freepages File Manager

"I am My Own Grandpa":
        cartoon video

        A New Look at the Origin of the Bible - the Septuagint
        Line of descendants traced through history from Adam-and-Eve to the Plymouth Colony in America
        LDS Bible
        Bible for Palm and Pocket PC from Olive Tree Bible Software
        Olive Tree Bible Software

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