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Colchester Township, Chittenden County
January 2003

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Official/Political Status

Town


Cities, Towns, Villages, Hamlets within this Township

Allen Brook, Chimney Corner, Colchester, Malletts Head, Nourses Corner


Town Clerk

Karen Richard
P.O. Box 55
Colchester, VT 05446
Ph: 655-0812
Fax: 654-0757
E-mail: N/A


Web Site

Colchester: http://colchester.org/
Colchester: http://members.aol.com/vermt/
Colchester: http://www.mallettsbay.com/

American Local History Network: no info
US GenWeb: http://www.rootsweb.com/~vermont/TownColchester.html
http://home.att.net/~local_history/Chittenden-Co-VT.htm#COLCHESTER
Vermont Gateway: http://www.rootsweb.com/~vermont/ChittendenColchester.html
Vertual Vermont: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/colchester.html
Vermont in the Civil War: http://www.vermontcivilwar.org/place/c/colchester.shtml


Population According to the U.S. Federal Census


Town
1791
1800
1810
1820
1830
1840
1850
1860
1870
1880
1890
Colchester
137
347
657
960
 1,489
 1,739
 2,575
 3,041
 3,911
 4,421
 5,143

 
Town
1900
1910
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Colchester
 5,352
 6,450
 6,627
 2,638
 3,031
3,897
4,718
8,776
12,629
14,731
16,986


Cemeteries & Years in Use

Center: 1816-present
Champlain: 1826-present
Fanny Allen (private): 1903-present
Fort Ethen Allen: 1919-present
Holy Cross (private): 1911-present
Malletts Bay: 1818-present
Merrill: 1813-present
Methodist: 1843-present
Munson: 1802-present
St. Stephen's (private): 1908-present


Local Historical Societies, Libraries & Museums

Vermont Veterans Militia Museum & Library
Mailing Address:
Camp Johnson
Colchester, VT 05446-3004
802-654-0360
A variety of uniforms, guns, photo's, aircraft, and various medals from Revolutionary war to present. Dedicated to the Vermont veterans. Contact Person: Jean Rainville, Secretary. Hours and Admission: Mon, Tues & Weds only, 103 pm.




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