Have you checked the New England genealogical society?
They have quite a bit of Vermont data.
Have you tried researching his wife's line?
Surnames and Family Research Forum Archive is maintained by Administrator
Powered by Tetra-WebBBS 6.22 / TetraBB PRO 0.30 © 2006-2012 tetrabb.com
0 wallclock secs ( 0.09 usr + 0.02 sys = 0.11 CPU)