Hyde Park, Lamoille County, Vermont Genealogy

Brief History

Cemeteries

Church Records

Historically, the largest religious groups in Vermont were the Congregational, Baptist, Roman Catholic, and Methodist churches. For general information about Vermont denominations, view the New Hampshire Church Records wiki page.

To see the churches in TOWN, visit.

Church records and the information they provide vary significantly depending on the denomination and the record keeper. They may contain information about members of the congregation, such as age, date of baptism, christening, or birth; marriage information and maiden names; and death date. The following are church records available online for the town of TOWN:

City Directories

Land Records

The following are online land records for the town of TOWN:

Libraries and Historical Societies

Maps

The following are online maps of the town of TOWN:

Newspapers

Probate Records

In Vermont, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of TOWN:

Town Histories

Town Records

In Vermont, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are TOWN town records available online:

Town Clerk

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Vital Records

Births

Marriages

Deaths

References

Brief History

Hyke Park was chartered on August 27, 1781 by the Vermont Legislature and is the Shire Town (county seat) for Lamoille County.  Hyde Park was named for its principal grantee, Captain Jedediah Hyde. Villages within the town of Hyde Park are Centerville, Cleveland Corners, Garfield, Hyde Park, and North Hyde Park. The town had a population at the 2010 US Census of 2,954. [1]  [2] 

Historical Data

Inventory of the town, village and city archives of Vermont, no. 8, Lamoille County, vol. V, town of Hyde Park, village of Hyde Park - view a digital copy of this document online.

Town Histories

Hyde Park, Vermont : shire town of Lamoille County, by the Bicentennial Committee (1976) - find this book in a library.

Vital Records

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

Military Records

Probate Records

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

Church Records

City Directories

Maps

1878 map of Hyde Park

Cemeteries

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

Hyde Park, Vermont Cemetery Records, 1800-1890 approx, are available on microfilm at the Family History Library.

Town Records 

Town Clerk Vital and Town Records, 1931-1971, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images).

Vermont, Lamoille County, Hyde Park, Land Records, 1876-1903, can be found on Family Search (browse only images).

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Hyde Park Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of birth, marriage and death, 1820-Jan. 2000; indexes to births, deaths and marriages, 1789-1947, and Land records, 1790-1876.

Hyde Park Town Clerk
344 Route 15W
P.O.Box 98
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone: (802) 888-2300
Website: http://www.hydeparkvt.com/townclerk.html

Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

News and Citizen

Libraries and Historical Societies

Lanpher Memorial Library
141 E Main St.
Hyde Park, VT 05655
Phone:(802) 888-4628
Website: http://www.lanpherlibrary.org/,  Library Genealogy Section

Hyde Park Historical Society

References

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