Immigration in Richford

From Past to Present

First Peoples

Who were the first people to live in our town? How do we know? Can you still find evidence of the first people who lived here?


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British Colonists and Land Grants

Did you know that in the 18th century the land in Vermont was claimed by both New Hampshire and Vermont? They both felt their colonies should extend from the Connecticut River to Lake Champlain.

New Hampshire Grants

New York Patents

Immigrants from Canada

First Settlers

Who were the first settlers in Richford? Find out!

Do you recognize any names of these first settlers that are still around today?