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History of Addison, Addison County, Vermont

THE town of Addison lies on the shore of Lake Champlain, in the western part of Addison county, and is bounded on the north by Panton; east by Waltham and Weybridge; south by Bridport, and west by Lake Champlain. The surface of the town is level or with a gradual slope towards the lake, except the extreme eastern part, which becomes hilly or mountainous, the highest elevation being Snake Mountain (or Grandview Mountain, as it is now called; this elevation rises to a height of 1,310 feet above sea level, and is the highest point in the county west of the Green Mountains). The data in these pages describes the history of the town of Addison, to include the mercantile and industry, professional, military, and Ecclesiastical history of the town. Included with this history are brief sketches of leading citizens in 1885. History of Addison, Addison County, Vermont Addison Vermont Addison Vermont – Churches Addison Vermont – Early Settlements Addison Vermont – Military Addison Vermont – Municipal History Addison Vermont – Postmasters Addison Vermont – Town Organization Addison Vermont Men Who Took the Freeman’s Oath Between 1790 and 1801 Addison, Addison County, Vermont Civil War Records Biographies of Addison, Addison County, Vermont Adams, Frank Allis, William Barnes, Asahel Benedict, Samuel J. Brevoort, Henry Carpenter, Gideon Case, Jonah Champion, Daniel Crane, Arzah Elmer, Elijah Everest, Benjamin, Lieut. Everest, Zadock Fisher, John French, Wheeler Gorham, James Gulley, Arnold Haywood, Asaph Hindes, James Kellogg, Benjamin Meeker, Levi Merrill, Ebenezer Norton, Abel Seeger, Gideon Smith, Amos Southard, Benjamin Stickle, James Strong, John Taylor, Israel Vanderhoof, John Whitford, Peleg Whitney, David, Gen. Willmarth, Asa...

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