Sheffield, Vermont - Home Page
Welcome to the Sheffield, 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
Sheffield village was the only village ever established.
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.
Kathy Newland, Clerk-Treasurer
37 Dane Road P. O. Box 165
Sheffield, VT 05866 Sheffield, VT 05866
Tel: 802-626-8862 Fax: 802-626-8862
Email: Town of Sheffield
Town Website: none
Hours: M & F 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM; W 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM & 5:00 - 8:00 PM
Listers: By appt 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
There are no public libraries listed for Sheffield by the Vermont Department of Libraries.
Municipal Building, 37 Dane Road, Sheffield, VT 05866.
Mailing Address: 37 Dane Road, Sheffield, VT 05866
Email: Sheffield Historical Society
Contact Person: Norma L. Williams
The society has displays on Dr S. A. Jones and the Drake family, an early Sheffield family, as well as many pictures and photo albums of the town's history.
Hours and Admission: 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.
Millers Run School, PO Box 154, Sheffield, VT 05866
TEL: 802-626-9755 FAX: 802-626-4316 Hours: M - F 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The names and locations of historic Sheffield 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 Sheffield 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.
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