Mansfield is an extinct town formerly in Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy and Chittenden County, Vermont Genealogy. Mansfield was first surveyed and established prior to settlement in 1763. The earliest settlers in Underhill (west side of the mountain) arrived 1786, so the west side of Mansfield would have been settled later than that. The western third of Mansfield on the west side of the peak was annexed to Underhill, Chittenden County, Vermont Genealogy (Chittenden County) in 1839. The eastern two-thirds portion of Mansfield was voted by its citizens into Stowe, Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy (Lamoille County) in 1848.
Records. The 1815-1844 Mansfield town records, and deeds 1815-1851, are preserved at the town of Stowe, Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy. A microfilm copy is available from the Family History Libray on film 28468 Item 1 (town records) and film 28468 Items 2-3 to 28469 (deeds). Also, try searching for some of the records of western Mansfield residents in records of Underhill, Chittenden County, Vermont Genealogy.
Adjacent towns: Cambridge | Elmore | Morristown | Sterling | Stowe | Chittenden County: Bolton | Essex | Jericho | Underhill | Westford | Washington County: Waterbury