Durham, Connecticut

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Durham is a town in [[Middlesex County, Connecticut|Middlesex County]], [[Connecticut]], [[United States]]. Durham is a former farming village on the Coginchaug River in central Connecticut.  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Connecticut]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Middlesex County, Connecticut|Middlesex]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]'' '''Durham'''
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[[Image:{{CTMidDurMap}}]]Durham is a town in [[Middlesex County, Connecticut|Middlesex County]], [[Connecticut]], [[United States]]. Durham is a former farming village on the Coginchaug River in central Connecticut.  
  
 
First settled in 1699 by [[Guilford, Connecticut|Guilford]] resident Caleb Seward, Durham was originally called Coginchaug by the Native Americans who lived near the swampy area.  
 
First settled in 1699 by [[Guilford, Connecticut|Guilford]] resident Caleb Seward, Durham was originally called Coginchaug by the Native Americans who lived near the swampy area.  
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[http://www.churchofnotredame.org The Church of Notre Dame] (accessed 11 July 2012): Durham's Roman Catholic church, the Church of Notre Dame has been an independent parish since 1955.  
 
[http://www.churchofnotredame.org The Church of Notre Dame] (accessed 11 July 2012): Durham's Roman Catholic church, the Church of Notre Dame has been an independent parish since 1955.  
  
[http://www.ucdurham.org/ United Churches of Durham] (accessed 11 July 2012): One of Durham's two oldest churches, the community now functions as a member of United Churches.
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[http://www.ucdurham.org/ United Churches of Durham] (accessed 11 July 2012): One of Durham's two oldest churches, the community now functions as a member of United Churches.  
  
 
=== Probate Records  ===
 
=== Probate Records  ===
  
[[Middletown,_Connecticut|Middletown]] Probate District covers Durham.  
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[[Middletown, Connecticut|Middletown]] Probate District covers Durham.  
  
 
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Revision as of 15:38, 7 November 2012

United States Gotoarrow.png Connecticut Gotoarrow.png Middlesex Gotoarrow.png Durham

Modern town borders of Durham in Middlesex County, Connecticut.
Durham is a town in Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States. Durham is a former farming village on the Coginchaug River in central Connecticut.

First settled in 1699 by Guilford resident Caleb Seward, Durham was originally called Coginchaug by the Native Americans who lived near the swampy area.

Church Records

The Church of Notre Dame (accessed 11 July 2012): Durham's Roman Catholic church, the Church of Notre Dame has been an independent parish since 1955.

United Churches of Durham (accessed 11 July 2012): One of Durham's two oldest churches, the community now functions as a member of United Churches.

Probate Records

Middletown Probate District covers Durham.