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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Warren''' ''  
 
''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Vermont|Vermont]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Washington County, Vermont|Washington ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] '''Warren''' ''  
  
=== Brief History  ===
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=== Brief History<span style="line-height: 1.5em;" /><br> ===
  
=== Historical Data  ===
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The charter for Warren was granted on November 9, 1780 by Vermont Legislative action. Warren's charter was not issued until October 20, 1789. The proprietors had encountered some difficulty in getting together the money for the granting fees, and Vermont did not give land away, hence the time lapse between grant and charter. Even so, nearly another decade passed before anyone settled there. <ref>About Warren, Vermont - http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/warren.html#about</ref>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; <br>
  
=== Town Histories  ===
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=== Historical Data<br>  ===
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=== Town Histories<br> ===
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*[http://www.central-vt.com/towns/history/HstWarr.htm Warren Town History], compiled by Katharine Carleton Hartshorn.<br>
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*[http://www.warrenvt.org/depts/pc/TownPlanReadoption.2010/SB-Readoption_04.26.11/WTP10%202%20Community%20History%202010%20%20Public%20Review%20122210%20updated%20032211.pdf Warren, Vermont Community History<br>]
  
 
=== Vital Records  ===
 
=== Vital Records  ===
  
=== Probate Records  ===
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FamilySearch Historical Records Collection has Vermont birth, death, and marriage records [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&countryId=47 online].
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=== Probate Records<br> ===
  
=== City Directories  ===
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The probate district for Warren is Washington.<br>Washington District Probate Court<br>10 Elm St. #3<br>Montpelier, VT 05602<br>Phone: (802) 828-3405<br>
  
=== Maps  ===
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=== Church Records<br>  ===
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=== City Directories<br>  ===
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=== Maps<br> ===
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[http://www.historicmapworks.com/Map/US/31353/Warren/Washington+County+1873/Vermont/ 1873 map of Warren]<br>
  
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
 
=== Cemeteries  ===
  
=== Churches ===
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The following is a list of major cemeteries in present-day Warren. For location of all cemeteries, see Cemeteries of Vermont, Washington County, website at this [http://www.nekg-vt.com/Cemeteries-of-VT/washington.htm#top link]. &nbsp;<br>
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*East Warren Cemetery - inscriptions at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2170450 Find A Grave] site. <br>
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*Rising/Nichols Family Cemetery - inscriptions at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2541928 Find A Grave] site. <br>
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*Warren Village Cemetery - inscriptions at [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gsr&GScid=2362809 Find A Grave] site.<br>
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=== Town Records<br> ===
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Town Clerk Vital Records, 1767-1996, can be found on [https://familysearch.org/search/image/index#uri=https%3A%2F%2Ffamilysearch.org%2Frecapi%2Fsord%2Fwaypoint%2FMD1X-JWP%3A324710701%2C325410501%3Fcc%3D1987653 FamilySearch] (browse only images)<br>
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The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Warren Town Clerk's Office. These include [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/828482?availability=Family%20History%20Library Records of births, marriages, and deaths, 1857-1996; indexes to births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1993], and&nbsp;[https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/90605?availability=Family%20History%20Library Deeds,1798-1849; index to deeds, 1798-1888].
  
=== Town Records  ===
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Warren Town Clerk<br>PO Box 337<br>Warren, VT 05674<br>Phone: (802) 496-6629<br>Website: [http://www.warrenvt.org/depts/clerk.htm http://www.warrenvt.org/depts/clerk.htm]<br>
  
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=== Newspapers<br> ===
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[http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/ Burlington Free Press]
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[http://www.timesargus.com/ The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus]
  
 
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
 
=== Libraries and Historical Societies  ===
  
=== References  ===
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Warren Public Library<br>413 Main St.<br>Warren, VT 05674<br>Phone:(802) 496-3913<br>Email: warrenlibrary@gmavt.net<br>Website: [http://www.warrenlibrary.com/warren/ http://www.warrenlibrary.com/warren/]<br>
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Warren Historical Society<br>Town of Warren<br>Attn: Reta Goss<br>PO Box 337<br>Warren, VT 05674<br>Website: [http://www.warrenvt.org/community/HistoricalSociety/HistoricalSociety.htm http://www.warrenvt.org/community/HistoricalSociety/HistoricalSociety.htm]<br>
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Revision as of 09:56, 7 July 2014

United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Vermont, United States Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Washington Gotoarrow.png Warren

Brief History
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The charter for Warren was granted on November 9, 1780 by Vermont Legislative action. Warren's charter was not issued until October 20, 1789. The proprietors had encountered some difficulty in getting together the money for the granting fees, and Vermont did not give land away, hence the time lapse between grant and charter. Even so, nearly another decade passed before anyone settled there. [1]   

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 Warren is Washington.
Washington District Probate Court
10 Elm St. #3
Montpelier, VT 05602
Phone: (802) 828-3405

Church Records
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City Directories
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Maps
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1873 map of Warren

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

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

  • East Warren Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
  • Rising/Nichols Family Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.
  • Warren Village Cemetery - inscriptions at Find A Grave site.

Town Records
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Town Clerk Vital Records, 1767-1996, can be found on FamilySearch (browse only images)

The Family History Library has microfilm of original records from the Warren Town Clerk's Office. These include Records of births, marriages, and deaths, 1857-1996; indexes to births, marriages, deaths, 1857-1993, and Deeds,1798-1849; index to deeds, 1798-1888.

Warren Town Clerk
PO Box 337
Warren, VT 05674
Phone: (802) 496-6629
Website: http://www.warrenvt.org/depts/clerk.htm

Newspapers
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Burlington Free Press

The Barre Montpelier Times-Argus

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Warren Public Library
413 Main St.
Warren, VT 05674
Phone:(802) 496-3913
Email: warrenlibrary@gmavt.net
Website: http://www.warrenlibrary.com/warren/

Warren Historical Society
Town of Warren
Attn: Reta Goss
PO Box 337
Warren, VT 05674
Website: http://www.warrenvt.org/community/HistoricalSociety/HistoricalSociety.htm

References
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