Historic Roots Online: Settlement
When European settlers came to Vermont, there were both conflicts and cooperation with the Abenaki who were already here.
Who are some of the settlers who moved to Vermont in the late 1700s? And how did they get here?
- Ann Story, A Vermont Pioneer
- Ethan Allen: Vermont Hero
- Gamaliel Painter, Middlebury's Town Father
- On the Surface
Not all of the settlers who came to Vermont stayed. Read about the Loyalists who didn't stay after the Revolutionary War.
Two important US politicians came to visit Vermont when it was a brand new state. Who were they?
Buildings and memories help tell the story about settlement in Vermont.
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Vermont Historical Society. "Historic Roots Online: Settlement." Vermont History Explorer. Accessed December 5, 2023. https://blog.vermonthistoryexplorer.org/hro-settlement