Franklin county. This town was formerly called Huntsburgh and was first settled in 1789. It lies 50 miles N.W. from Montpelier, 17 N.N.E. from St. Albans, and bounded N. by Canada. The surface of the town is rough, but the soil is tolerably well adapted for sheep, of which about 3,500 are kept. Population, 1830, 1,129.