~ 7 June 1763
Huntington, Huntington Center.
settlement started in 1786, with a log cabin built by
settlers, Jehiel and Elizabeth Johns.
Hampshire grant as New Huntington of 23,040 acres to
and sixty-five associates,
June 7, 1763.
changed to Huntington October 27, 1795.
annexed to Bolton, 1794.
celebrated summit of the Green Mountains, called Camel's Hump, is in the
east part of this township. There are some farms which produce tolerable
crops, but the soil is, in most parts, rocky and poor. Timber, such as
is common to the mountain towns . . . The settlement of this
township was commenced in march, 1786, by Jehiel Johns and Elisha Bradley,
emigrants from Manchester and Sunderland in [Bennington County in]
of Vermont, Hayward, 1849)
town clerk maintains birth, death and marriage vital statistics and many
other records of value in researching your ancestors. You can contact the
Clerk's office at:
Vital Records Office
M & W 8-4
T & F 7-2 Th 12-7
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