Hardwick, Vermont - Home Page
Welcome to the Hardwick, Vermont web site. Please note that this site is designed primarily for use by genealogists and is not intended to be the official town site.
Links to external web sites are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not constitute an endorsement or approval of any of the products, services or opinions contained in any external web site. Please direct your research questions to the appropriate Town Offices as listed on the town pages or to the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration at Vermont State Archives
Villages and hamlets in Hardwick include: East Hardwick, Hardwick, Mackville.
It should be noted that Town Clerks as a rule no longer will perform research but will assist researchers when they visit the town offices.
For current information for Hardwick, visit their website at: Town of Hardwick
For current information for the court, visit their website at: Caledonia County Probate Court
For current information for Hardwick, visit their website at: Jeudevine Memorial Library
Hardwick Depot, Depot Street (off Church Street behind Town House), Hardwick,
Mailing Address: PO Box 177, Hardwick, VT 05843
Visit their website at: Hardwick Historical Society
Phone: (802) 472-8555
Contact: Mary Brochu, President, (802) 472-6836, or Lorraine Hussey, (802) 472-5903
The restored Hardwick Depot, home to the Hardwick Historical Society, houses artifacts of Hardwick's past. Items relating to the granite industry, the railroad, Hardwick Academy, and the Civil War are displayed.
Hours and Admission: Summer hours: Tuesday & Thursday, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm, or by appointment.
Census reporting ends with the 1820 census. There were over 50 separate items of data gathered in the 1830 census. That fact and that names are not in alphabetical order make it impractical to report later years.
04-03-2006 Homeland Security has indicated that to prevent identity theft, vital record information younger than 70 years should not be accessible to the public. For this reason, I have removed the links to search vital record information.
The names and locations of historic Hardwick schools was derived from old copies of topographical maps.
Digging Deep Unearthing the Mysteries of Burial and Cemetery Laws
Caledonia County Cemeteries Courtesy of Paul DesTroismaisons and Janice Boyko. Some listings of interments and GoogleMaps.Following is a list of all cemeteries in Hardwick with directions as to how to reach each one. Photos of the cemeteries are also provided. Due to the number of headstones in the larger cemeteries, I have no plans to list each stone individually at this time. Please click on the image to see a full size view.