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Canaan is a town in Essex county, Vermont. It was formed in 1782 in Vt. from the following county/ies: Orange, though the following competing claims for its origins are Thirming. The probate and court district for Canaan is Essex. For more information, contact the town at P.O. Box 159, Canaan 05903. On the attached map, Canaan is shown as 6 in Essex county.
For information about the state of Vermont see Vermont Family History Research.