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*[[Connecticut County Creation Dates and Parent Counties]]  
 
*[[Connecticut County Creation Dates and Parent Counties]]  
*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/110320115356112858682 Connectucut Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
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*[https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/110320115356112858682 Connecticut Genealogy Network Community on Google+]
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-vital-records/ How to order Connectucut Vital Records]
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-vital-records/ How to order Connecticut Vital Records]
 
*The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/CT/CTfiles.htm Connecticut GenWeb Project] provides county information about formation date, parent county, county seat, bibliography, cemeteries, census, churches, towns, history, look ups, obituaries, queries, repositories, surname registry, and many Internet links.  
 
*The [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~usgenweb/CT/CTfiles.htm Connecticut GenWeb Project] provides county information about formation date, parent county, county seat, bibliography, cemeteries, census, churches, towns, history, look ups, obituaries, queries, repositories, surname registry, and many Internet links.  
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-counties/ History & Facts of Connectucut Counties]
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-counties/ History & Facts of Connecticut Counties]
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-census-records/ Researching Connectucut Census Records]
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-census-records/ Researching Connecticut Census Records]
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-government-records/ State of Connectucut County & City Government Court links]
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-government-records/ State of Connecticut County & City Government Court links]
 
*[http://www.colonialct.uconn.edu/ Colonial Connecticut Records 1636-1776] has full text searchable digital images. [[Image:Connecticut flag.png|right|150px|Connecticut flag.png]]  
 
*[http://www.colonialct.uconn.edu/ Colonial Connecticut Records 1636-1776] has full text searchable digital images. [[Image:Connecticut flag.png|right|150px|Connecticut flag.png]]  
 
*The [[New England Historic Genealogical Society]] has many important Connecticut manuscript collections.  
 
*The [[New England Historic Genealogical Society]] has many important Connecticut manuscript collections.  
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*[http://www.Connecticutgenealogy.net/ Connecticut Genealogy] offers databases, transcribed records, and a social network for Connecticut researchers.  
 
*[http://www.Connecticutgenealogy.net/ Connecticut Genealogy] offers databases, transcribed records, and a social network for Connecticut researchers.  
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/connecticutgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy & Family History Network - Connecticut]
 
*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/connecticutgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy & Family History Network - Connecticut]
*[http://www.mapofus.org/connecticut/ Rotating Formation Connectucut County Boundary Maps and Atlases]
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*[http://www.mapofus.org/connecticut/ Rotating Formation Connecticut County Boundary Maps and Atlases]
*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/106374389457465/ Connectucut Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
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*[https://www.facebook.com/groups/106374389457465/ Connecticut Genealogy Network Group on Facebook]
*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-society-archive/ List of Connectucut Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
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*[http://www.genealogyinc.com/connecticut/ct-society-archive/ List of Connecticut Archives, Libraries, Publications, Historical & Genealogical Societies]
 
*[http://www.revolutionarywar101.com/ American Revolutionary War (1775-1783)]
 
*[http://www.revolutionarywar101.com/ American Revolutionary War (1775-1783)]
 
*[http://www.americancivilwar101.com/ The American Civil War]
 
*[http://www.americancivilwar101.com/ The American Civil War]

Revision as of 01:04, 21 March 2014

Connecticut Wiki Topics
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Beginning Research
Record Types
Connecticut Background
Ethnicity
Local Research Resources
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Welcome to the Connecticut page,
the Nutmeg State

Connecticut, New Haven, and Saybrook colonies from 1636-1776. Click map to enlarge it.
Most unique genealogical features:
How to Find Information about Connecticut, United States Genealogy Ancestors

1. Birth Information
2. Marriage Information
3. Death Information

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Online Records



Counties

Click on the map below to go to a county page. Hover over a county to see its name. To see a larger version of the map, click here.
Fairfield CountyLitchfield CountyHartford CountyTolland CountyWindham CountyNew LondonMiddlesex CountyNew HavenConnecticut-county-map.gif
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Extinct or Lost Areas: Dominion of New England · Long Island · Massachusetts Bay Colony · New Netherland · Western Reserve · Westmoreland

Major Repositories

Connecticut State Library · Connecticut Historical Society · Godfrey Memorial Library · J. Eugene Smith Library · Homer D. Babbidge Library · Mystic Seaport Museum · Yale University Library · New England Historic Genealogical Society · New York Public Library · National Archives Northeast Region (Boston)

Migration Routes

Atlantic Coast Ports · Long Island Sound · Connecticut River Valley · Farmington River Valley · Housatonic Valley · Connecticut Turnpike · Greenwood Road · King's Highway (or Boston Post Road) · New Haven and Milford Turnpike · New London and Lyme Turnpike · Old Connecticut Path · Philipstown Turnpike

Featured Content

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The Connecticut State Papers is a 40 volume set of resources with information for Connecticut researchers. It includes information about the founding of towns, early families, Revolutionary War service rolls, probate record abstracts (1635-1771), court records (1640-1692), and a multitude of other information valuable to the genealogist. To begin your search in this valuable resource click here.

Research Tools

Wiki articles describing these collections are found at:

A "must read" concerning the addition of vital records: Connecticut Vital Records General Statutes

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Sources

  1. Kip Sperry, Connecticut Sources for Family Historians and Genealogists (Logan, Utah: Everton Pub., 1980), 92. (FHL Book 974.6 D23s) WorldCat entry.