Rutland County Resources
The online resources listed on this page are general
in nature. You can view a listing of printed material on the Rutland
County Bibliography page and personal
websites relating back to Rutland County on the Personal
Websites page. If you know of a web site that would help your
fellow researchers that relates to Vermont and to Rutland County
in particular, please Email
Sue! Put the words Rutland County in the subject line. Thanks.
Rutland County Clerk:
83 Center Street, Rutland, VT 05701-4017 Phone (802) 775-4394
Fair Haven District Probate Court:
North Park Place, Fair Haven, VT 05743 Phone (802) 265-3380
Rutland District Probate Court
83 Center Street, Rutland, VT 05701 Phone (802) 775-0114
Vermont's Courts. Read more about them here
Vermont Probate Courts Research Information
If you know the name of the town, but not what county
it's in, you can check out the Vermont
Towns page for help. You can also check out Center
for Rural Studies; A Gazetter of Vermont place Names, Real and
Check out the Vermont
Vital Records site for information on obtaining vital records.
Town and County clerks also often keep vital records
as well. Check out the county/town you need to contact at the
Records County site.
You can also check out the State
of Vermont, department of Buildings and General Services, Records
Center. This site also contains vital records as well as other
records projects such as military, church and naturalization records.
...located at the Redstone
Building in Montpelier, Vermont. The reading room may be visited
between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. each business day. State Archivist,
Greg Sanford, may be contacted at email address firstname.lastname@example.org
USGenWeb Projects and Resources
USGenWeb Pension Project
USGenWeb Archives State Search Page Search engine for actual
records. This is the state page.
USGenWeb Tombstone Project Transcriptions of tombstones from
cemeteries across the country.
USGenWeb Digital Map Library The goal is to make high quality,
useable maps available to genealogists.
USGenWeb Archives Pension Project The goal is to provide transcripts,
abstracts or extracts of pension-related material for all wars
prior to 1900.
There are more projects ongoing. You can see the
full list at The USGenWeb
Project Projects page.
These are specific to Rutland County
Search the USA Index here
Family History Wonderful page done by Melissa Perkins. Includes
the 1890 Veterans Census, queries, researchers for hire
Genealogy Resources Extensive site with lots of information
pertinent to researching your Vermont genealogy.
and Genealogy Different site than the one listed above by
the same name. This one includes a Biographies project, GEDCOM
files, some source documentation and more.
Helplist Vermont Listing of people who have volunteered to
do lookups for other researchers.
I am really looking forward to having this site
grow ever larger. Please recommend particularly helpful resources
to be posted here! Email
Sue at email@example.com. Please include the words Rutland
county in the subject line. Thank you!