Connecticut Cultural Groups

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Connecticut Wiki Topics
Connecticut flag.png
Beginning Research
Record Types
Connecticut Background
Cultural Groups
Local Research Resources

Records and histories of minorities and ethnic groups may provide clues to immigrant origins, migration information and previous residences. See United States Cultural Groups for further sources on ethnic, racial, and religious groups.

Ethnic Research in Connecticut[edit | edit source]

You can find information on ethnic ancestors in most of the same records as other groups. Start your research in the same resources you would search for non-ethnic ancestors. The records listed on this page provide information about specific groups in Connecticut.

Additional resources for Connecticut ethnic groups may be found in the Connecticut-Minorities topic page of the FamilySearch Catalog . Copies of records on FHL microfilm and microfiche can be ordered for viewing at FamilySearch Centers. Also find Connecticut ethnic resources available at various libraries (WorldCat). Explore how to search WorldCat and the FamilySearch Catalog.

African Americans[edit | edit source]

Indigenous Peoples[edit | edit source]

French[edit | edit source]

Irish[edit | edit source]

Jews[edit | edit source]

Polish[edit | edit source]

Swedish Americans[edit | edit source]

General[edit | edit source]

  • USGenWeb Connecticut Archives has a list of ethnic records that includes cemeteries, census, court, history, military, obituaries, and vital records.

See also United States Cultural Groups for additional resources.

Other records and histories of ethnic, racial, and religious groups in Alabama are listed in the Place Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under:


You will also find records in the Subject Search of the FamilySearch Catalog under: