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Welcome to the Newark, 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

Town Government

Villages and hamlets in Newark include: Newark and East Newark.

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.

Joan Bicknell, Clerk-Treasurer
1336 Newark Street
Newark, VT 05871                     
Tel: 802-467-3336                           Fax: none
Email:  Town of Newark                 Website: none
Hours:  M, W, Th   9:00 AM - 4:00 PM 
Listers: same  Zoning: no zoning bylaw
Fees:  Certified Copies     -  
           Non-Certified Copies - 

Caledonia Probate Court

For current information for the court, visit their website at: Caledonia County Probate Court

Newark Library

There are no public libraries listed for Newark by the Vermont Department of Libraries.

Newark History

   Excerpt from Child's 1887 Gazetteer
   Mexican War
   War of Rebellion
   Spanish-American War
   Newark Landowners in 1858
   1887-1888 Business Directory

Newark Historical Society

There is no listed historical society for Newark.

Newark Vital Statistics

     1790 Census     1800 Census     1810 Census     1820 Census

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.

Newark Schools

Newark Street School

Newark, VT Schools of the Past

The names and locations of historic Newark schools was derived from old copies of topographical maps.

Newark Churches

Cemetery Information

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 Newark 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.

Cemetery Listings

Howard Family

   

Newark Street

       

Packer Mountain

           

Other Newark Links

Northeastern US Waterfalls -- A list of waterfalls in the Northeastern US among which some may be located in Newark.
Some Old Photos of Newark --  Instructions will be shown on that site. Vermont Historical Gazetteer - Courtesy: Rod Skinner    Local History for Vermont towns.
HomePage for Upper Connecticut River Valley    Lots of other genealogical information.
Other Listings of Interest, Courtesy - Janice Boyko
Cyndi's List for Caledonia County Vermont

Bibliography

    Newark Bibliography

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