Bloomfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

Bloomfield is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of Bloomfield, Connecticut online and in print
Tombstone Transcriptions Online
Tombstone Transcriptions in Print (Often more complete)
List of Cemeteries in the Town
See Connecticut Cemeteries for more information

Church Records[edit | edit source]

At its founding, Congregationalism was the dominant religion in Connecticut and was even the state religion until 1818. Other common Christian denominations include the Methodist, Episcopal, Roman Catholic, and Baptist churches.

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Many Connecticut churches have deposited their records at the Connecticut State Library. The following are church records available online for the town of Bloomfield:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most land records are kept at the town level. The following are online land records for the town of Bloomfield:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Wintonbury Historical Society
P.O. Box 7454
Bloomfield, CT 06002
860-243-1531
E-Mail: research@bloomfieldcthistory.org
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Website

Bloomfield Public Library
Consists of the following two branches
E-mail: askbplct@gmail.com
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Prosser Public Library
1 Tunxis Avenue
Bloomfield, CT 06002
860-243-9721

P. Faith McMahon Wintonbury Library
1015 Blue Hills Ave
Bloomfield, CT 06002
860-242-0041

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Bloomfield:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. Since its incorporation, it has been included in Hartford Probate Court. The following are online probate records for the town of Bloomfield:

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Town Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are Bloomfield town records available online:

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Bloomfield Town Clerk
800 Bloomfield Avenue
Bloomfield, CT 06002
(860) 769-3507
E-mail: https://www.bloomfieldct.gov/user/31/contact
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Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

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