Click on the names to read about the men and women who changed Orleans County history.



A Portrait of Vermonters, from the Barber Collection


Alexander Lucius Twilight

Orleans County Grammar School Preceptor in Brownington


Samuel Read Hall

Reverend, Teacher & Grammar School Preceptor in Brownington


Peter Clark

First settler in Brownington

Cyrus Eaton
Original Brownington Settler


Pliny H. White

Orleans County Historian and Politician from Coventry


Portus Baxter

U. S. Representative from Derby Line


Ira H. Allen

Nephew of Ethan Allen and politician from Irasburg