East Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

East Windsor is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States Genealogy.

The town has five villages: Broad Brook, Melrose, Scantic, Warehouse Point and Windsorville.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries of East Windsor, 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.

To see the churches in East Windsor, visit. FamilySearch Places

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

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 East Windsor:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

The East Windsor Historical Society
115 Scantic Road
East Windsor, CT., 06088
E-mail: eastwindsorhistory@gmail.com

The Library Association of Warehouse Point
107 Main Street
East Windsor, CT 06088
(860) 623 - 5482
E-mail: [at libraryconnection.info lhiller [at] libraryconnection.info]

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of East Windsor:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. East Windsor Probate Court covers Towns of East Windsor and South Windsor and these listed villages. Constituted May session 1782, from Hartford and Stafford Probate Courts. The following are online probate records for the town of East Windsor:

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 East Windsor 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.

East Windsor Town Clerk
11 Rye Street
Broad Brook, CT 06016
(860) 292-8255
E-mail: https://www.eastwindsor-ct.gov/user/81/contact

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]