South Windsor, Hartford County, Connecticut Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Brief History[edit | edit source]

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

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 South 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 South 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 South Windsor:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

South Windsor Historical Society
771 Main St.
South Windsor, CT 06074
860-291-9958
E-Mail: rivard.brian071@gmail.com
Website

South Windsor Public Library
1550 Sullivan Avenue
South Windsor, CT 06074
860-644-1541
Website

Maps[edit | edit source]

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

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. The following are online probate records for the town of South 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 South 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.

South Windsor Town Clerk
1540 Sullivan Ave
South Windsor, CT 06074
(860) 644-2511 Ext. 225
E-mail: https://www.southwindsor-ct.gov/user/6693/contact
Website

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Adjacent towns:


South Windsor