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Winooski, Vermont, USA - Lower Falls and Colchester Mills, Winooski, Vt. (1908)
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Winooski, Vermont, USA
People, Pictures and News From the Past

Where is Winooski, Vermont, USA? 

Until 1912, Winooski was a village in township of Colchester. Before 1912 all records civil records were kept by the Colchester Town Clerk, and all census records were included with those of Colchester Town. In 1922, Winooski was chartered as a City, independant of Colchester. Records after that date are held by the Winooski City Clerk...

Winooski is located at the mouth of the Winooski (Onion) River, slightly northeast of Burlington, Vermont's largest city.www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~vermont/ TownWinooski.html


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1836 - The First Congregational Society of Winooski was formed November 9, 1836, Rev. Simeon PARMELEE, D. D., being moderator of the meeting. Twenty-three of the constituent members were a colony from the First Church of Burlington.
History of Chittenden County, Vermont With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Edited By W. S. Rann, Syracuse, N. Y.
D. Mason & Co., Publishers, 1886

Added: 5/5/2014 7:57:55 AM - 1  Updated: -

News  1852 - Large Fire near Burlington, Vermont.
Boston, Sunday, Feb. 1, 1852 - 9 P. M.
A dispatch from Burlington, Vt., states that an oil-mill, situated near the Winooski Falls village bridge, together with two adjoining grist-mills, a wagon-shop, a cooper's shop, was totally destroyed by fire on Friday last. The sufferers are H. W. Catlin,...Read MORE...



1864 - The Winooski Gold and Silver Plating Works, on Canal street, were established in 1864 by George HAGER.
History of Chittenden County, Vermont With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Edited By W. S. Rann, Syracuse, N. Y.
D. Mason & Co., Publishers, 1886

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1869 - The Winooski Savings Bank, on Allen street, was incorporated in 1869. S. H. Weston is president; H. W. BARRETT, vice-president, and Ormond COLE, treasurer. The bank does a large business.
History of Chittenden County, Vermont With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers
Edited By W. S. Rann, Syracuse, N. Y.
D. Mason & Co., Publishers, 1886

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1873 - DOUBLEDAY & CLEMENT Brothers' Furniture Manufactory was established in Winooski by DOUBLEDAY & HALL in 1873.
They were succeeded in 1877 by T. A. DOUBLEDAY, who was in 1884 succeeded by the present firm. The firm cut over 1,000,000 feet of lumber per year, and employ from sixty to seventy men in the manufacture of all kinds of cottage and parlor furniture. They make a specialty of ash and basswood goods,...Read MORE...


1886 Winooski
History of the Town of Colchester

...There are two villages in town, Colchester Center and Winooski, besides a number of houses at Colchester Station. Upon the "north bend" of Mallet's Bay there are about forty farm houses, and about seventy upon the “south bend."

Colchester Center is a quiet ...Read MORE...



1906
Winooski, a village in Colchester township (town), Chittenden co., Vt., on the Winooski River and on the Central Vermont R., E. of Burlington, of which it is aa independent post-station. The river here falls about 20 feet and affords extensive water-power. The village has manufactures of screens...Read MORE...


News  1910 - Fire In Winooski.
Fire broke out in the Barnes building at the corner of Main and Centre sts., Winooski, March 12. The flames had gained considerable headway when the firemen arrived and great volumes of smoke were pouring from the windows. The hallway separates three families occupying the second floor, and they...Read MORE...


News  1918 - 19 Year Old Boy Drowned
Nineteen-year-old John Hatin of Burington sank to his death in the Winooski river Sunday afternoon, a half mile below the railroad bridge. His body was recovered shortly afterwards by Edwin Warl of the Winooski road.

Although the drowned youth left his home at a quarter after three o'clock to...Read MORE...



News  1927 - November 03 - Tropical storm flooding kills 84 in Winooski River Valley (Vt)

historyorb.com
November 3, 1927
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Ancestors Who Were Born Here


Allard
flag  Joseph Allard (18 September 1893 , Winooski, Vermont, USA - 30 January 1970, Burlington, Vermont, USA)

Angers
flag  Aurea (Orea) Mary Angers (20 November 1896, Winooski, Vermont, USA - 22 April 1993, Richmond, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Bombard
flag  Ernest Manuel Bombard (19 November 1889, Winooski, Vermont, USA - , )
flag  Mary R Brooks Bombard (30 August 1901, Winooski, Vermont, USA - bef. 1910, , Vermont, USA)

Cote
flag  Lucille Marie Cote (5 June 1924, Winooski, Vermont, USA - 25 February 2006, Burlington, Vermont, USA) gravestone
 


Ancestors Who Died Here


Allard
immigrant - Canada to US   Philomene Virginie Allard (12 April 1851, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-du-Cap-Sante) - 5 December 1917, Winooski, Vermont, USA)
 immigrant - Canada to US   Sarah Allard (22 September 1843, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-du-Cap-Sante) - 24 June 1915, Winooski, Vermont, USA)

Belisle
immigrant - Canada to US   Elmire Belisle (10 September 1868, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) - 28 January 1954, Winooski, Vermont, USA)

Brault
immigrant - Canada to US   Emile Jean-Baptiste Brault (March 18, 1866, Stanbridge East, Québec, Canada (Stanbridge Station) - January 10, 1959, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Frenette
immigrant - Canada to US   Arthur P Frenette (1871, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) - abt. 1934, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone
 flag  Blanche Frenette (14 August 1899, Colchester, Vermont, USA (Malletts Bay) - 17 January 1925, Winooski, Vermont, USA)
 immigrant - Canada to US   Prosper Frenette (abt. 1827, , Québec Province, Canada (Quebec) - 14 September 1895, Winooski, Vermont, USA)

Hamelin dite Laganiere
immigrant - Canada to US   Emma Hamelin dite Laganiere (July 31, 1873, Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec, Canada (Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire) (Saint-Hyacinthe-le-Confesseur) - April 30. 1964, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Lemieux
flag  Wilfred Lawrence Lemieux (12 May 1924, Burlington, Vermont, USA - 31 October 1986, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Muir
flag  Frank Muir (1878, Burlington, Vermont, USA - 22 December 1907, Winooski, Vermont, USA)

Murphy
flag  Jerremiah Murphy (1848, , Ireland - 8 May 1900, Winooski, Vermont, USA)

Nadeau
flag  Pierre Lorenzo Nadeau (17 August 1892, Saint-Césaire, Québec, Canada (St-Cesaire) - 15 March 1968, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Patenaude
immigrant - Canada to US   Cordelie Patenaude (August 15, 1867, Iberville, Québec, Canada (Saint-Athanase-de-Bleury) - December 14, 1949, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Piché
 immigrant - Canada to US   Joseph Samuel Piché (20 May 1842, Cap-Santé, Québec, Canada (Sainte-Famille-du-Cap-Sante) - 13 March 1912, Winooski, Vermont, USA)
 immigrant - Canada to US   Virginie Piché (1 September 1868, Québec, Québec, Canada (Quebec City) - 3 June 1955, Winooski, Vermont, USA) gravestone

Wells
flag  Anna Wells (24 April 1861, Milton, Vermont, USA - 13 March 1931, Winooski, Vermont, USA)
 


Ancestors Who Were Married Here


1923
Joseph Omer Albert Cote (23 September 1898 - 7 January 1977) & Blanche Frenette (14 August 1899 - 17 January 1925)
married 20 August 1923
 




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