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Norwich Township, Windsor County
January 2003

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Official/Political Status

Town


Cities, Towns, Villages, Hamlets within this Township

Bragg, Four Corners, Goodrich, Lewiston, New Boston, Norwich,
Pompanoosuc, West Norwich


Town Clerk

Bonnie J. Munday
P.O. Box 376
Norwich, VT 05055
Ph: 649-1419
Fax: 649-0123
E-mail: clerk@norwich.vt.us


Web Site

Norwich: http://www.access-vermont.com/access/upper.htm
Norwich University: http://www.norwich.edu/about/resources/nom/nis/alumni.htm
(Norwich University was founded in 1819 in Norwich, Vermont. In 1866, the
South Barracks burned and the University was relocated to Northfield, Vermont.)

American Local History Network: http://www.usgennet.org/usa/vt/county/windsor/norwich/index.htm
US GenWeb: http://home.att.net/~local_history/Windsor-Co-VT.htm#NORWICH
Vermont Gateway: http://www.rootsweb.com/~vermont/WindsorNorwich.html
Virtual Vermont: http://www.virtualvermont.com/towns/norwich.html
Vermont in the Civil War: http://www.vermontcivilwar.org/place/n/norwich.shtml


Population According to the U.S. Federal Census


Town
1791
1800
1810
1820
1830
1840
1850
1860
1870
1880
1890
Norwich
1,158
1,482
 1,812
 1,985
2,316
2,218
 1,978
1,759
 1,639
 1,471
 1,304

 
Town
1900
1910
1920
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
Norwich
 1,303
1,252
1,092
1,371
1,418
1,532
 1,790
1,966
2,398
3,093
3,544


Cemeteries & Years in Use

Beaver Meadow: 1795-1966
Fairview: 1772-1965
Hillside-Loveland: 1827-present
Hogback: 1826-1871
Meeting House Hill: 1773-1890
New Boston: 1794-1977
Parkhurst: 1826-1873
Podunk-Newton: 1849-1885
Rogers-Hartshorn: 1840-1850
Union Village: 1823-present
Waterman Hill: 1770-1896


Local Historical Societies, Libraries & Museums

Norwich Historical Society
37 Church Street
Norwich, VT
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1680
Norwich, VT 05055
802-649-0124
The society owns an 1810 house that contains a collection of Norwich documents, maps, photographs, textiles, furniture, and hand tools. The society conducts genealogy and land deed research. There are excursions, Old Home Day activities, a Christmas tea, lectures, and local television panel discussions. Contact Person: Jane Britton, President. Hours and Admission: year-round, Wed, 2:30 4:30pm and by appointment.




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