Cambridge, Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

Cambridge was chartered on August 31, 1781 by the Vermont State Legislature.  Cambridge includes the villages of Jeffersonville and Cambridge. The population was 3,659 at the 2010 U.S. Census.  [1]  [2]

Historical Data
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Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont, no. 8, Lamoille County, vol. II, Town of Cambridge - view a digital version of this document online.

Town Histories
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The history of Cambridge, Vermont, by Winona S. Noble (1976) - find this book in a library.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

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

Military Records
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Cambridge, Vermont Personal War Sketches, 1861-1865, are available on FamilySearch.

Probate Records
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The probate district for Cambridge is Lamoille.
Lamoille Probate Court
154 Main St.
PO Box 570
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-3306

Church Records
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  • Mission of the Holy Cross (Cambridge, Vermont) Church Records, 1875-1909, are available on microfilm from the Family History Library.
  • Records of the Mission of the Holy Apostles, Cambridge, Vermont, 1858-1908, are available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

City Directories
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Maps
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1878 map of Cambridge

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

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

Town Records 
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Cambridge, Vermont Land Records, 1850-1917, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1925-1999, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Cambridge Town Clerk's Office. These include Town and vital records, 1785-Oct. 1999; indexes, 1772-1999, and Deeds, 1784-1850.

Cambridge Town Clerk
85 Church St.
Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Phone: (802) 644-2251
Website: http://www.townofcambridgevt.org/

Newspapers
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Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

New and Citizen

Libraries and Historical Societies
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Varnum Memorial Library
PO Box 198
194 Main Street
Jeffersonville, VT 05464-0198
Phone: (802) 644-2117
Email: TheVarnum@gmail.com
Website: http://thevarnum.org/

Cambridge Historical Society
49 School St.
PO Box 16
Jeffersonville, VT 05464
Email: Info@CambridgeHistoricalSociety.org
Website: http://www.cambridgehistoricalsociety.org/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cambridgehistoricalsociety

References
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