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Connecticut Genealogy Resources

  • Boyle, Joseph Lee. Fire Cake and Water -- The Connecticut Infantry at the Valley Forge Encampment. Baltimore, Maryland: Clearfield Co., 1999, 2004 reprint.
     
  • Colonial Connecticut Records, 1636-1776. Sponsored by the University of Connecticut Libraries, this site offers the Public Records of the Colony of Connecticut, 1636-1776, searchable and indexed.
     
  • Connecticut Ancestry Society. Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Connecticut Ancestry Society. Volume 47, 1954, Commemorative Issue. Stamford, Connecticut: The Society, 2004.

  • Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906. – Name index to birth, baptism and christening records from the state of Connecticut – 548,635 records after 6 May 2010. FamilySearch.

  • Connecticut, Death Index, 1949-2001. Index of deaths from the Connecticut Department of Health in Hartford. Index provided by Ancestry.com. FamilySearch.

  • Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934 - Name index to death and burial records from the state of Connecticut. FamilySearch.

  • Connecticut, Divorce Index, 1968-1997. Index of divorces from the Connecticut Department of Public Health in Hartford. Index provided by Ancestry.com. FamilySearch.
     
  • Connecticut GenWeb Project.

  • Connecticut, Marriage Index, 1959-2001. Index of marriages from the Connecticut Department of Public Health in Hartford. Index provided by Ancestry.com. FamilySearch.

  • Connecticut, Marriages, 1729-1867. Name index to marriage records from the state of Connecticut. Microfilm copies of these records are available at the Family History Library and Family History Centers. Due to privacy laws, recent records may not be displayed. The year range represents most of the records. A few records may be earlier or later.  FamilySearch.

  • Connecticut State Archives: Connecticut Genealogy.

  • Connecticut State Library.

  • Connecticut's Heritage Gateway.
     
  • Dunham - Wilcox - Trott - Kirk. By Jane Devlin. Connecticut vital records from the Barbour Collection, cemetery records, church records, land records, probate records, and extracts from dozens of  old books. Her primary focus is Connecticut, but look here also for Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, and Michigan resources.
     
  • French-Canadian Genealogical Society of Connecticut Resources.
     
  • Holbrook, Jay Mack, compiler. 1670 Connecticut Census: A Reconstructed Listing Found in Household, Estate, Tax, Landowner, Church and Freeman Lists Between 1660 and 1673. Oxford, Massachusetts: Holbrook Research Institute, 1977.
     
  • Munger, Donna Bingham. Connecticut's Pennsylvania "Colony," 1754-1810: Susquehanna Company Proprietors, Settlers and Claimants, Vol. 1: The Proprietors. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007.
     
  • Munger, Donna Bingham. Connecticut's Pennsylvania "Colony," 1754-1810: Susquehanna Company Proprietors, Settlers and Claimants, Vol. 2: The Settlers. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007.
     
  • Munger, Donna Bingham. Connecticut's Pennsylvania "Colony," 1754-1810: Susquehanna Company Proprietors, Settlers and Claimants, Vol. 3: The Claimants. Westminster, Maryland: Heritage Books, 2007.
     
  • 1790-1850 Index of Connecticut Census Records (Federal censuses). This is a special card index created by the Connecticut State Library in Hartford, Connecticut. The residents of cities beginning with the letters A to New Haven are alphabetically indexed by name. The residents of the remaining cities are indexed alphabetically by city. Microfilmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1950, 95 rolls, being with FHL film #3434.
     
  • White, Lorraine Cook, general editor. The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records. 55 volumes. Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 2002.