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Vermont Law Research Guide: Historic Vermont Cases

Vermont Law legal research guide highlighting free electronic resources as well as print format and subscription options

Historic Vermont Cases and Court Records

Historic Vermont Supreme Court cases are located in nominative reporters as follows 

Reporter Name  Years  Citation Abbreviation
Chipman, N.     1789-1791  N. Chip.
Chipman, D.  1789-1824  D. Chip
Tyler  1800-1803  Tyl.
Brayton     1815-1819   Brayt.
Aikens  1825-1828  Aik.


Select Historic Vermont Court Records are available from the Vermont State Archives

A chronology of the Vermont courts is summarized in the publication The History of the Vermont Judiciary and further described in The Vermont Court System: A Historical Overview.