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===Libraries and Historical Societies===
 
===Libraries and Historical Societies===
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'''Cora J. Belden Library'''<br>33 Church St.<br>Rocky Hill, CT 06067<br>860-258-7621<br>[https://www.rockyhillct.gov/library/index.php Website]<br>
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'''Rocky Hill Historical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 185<br>785 Old Main Street<br>Rocky Hill, CT 06067​<br>(860) 563-6704<br>E-Mail: [mailto:infoRHhistory@gmail.com infoRHhistory@gmail.com]<br>[http://www.rhhistory.org/ Website]<br>
 
'''Rocky Hill Historical Society'''<br>P.O. Box 185<br>785 Old Main Street<br>Rocky Hill, CT 06067​<br>(860) 563-6704<br>E-Mail: [mailto:infoRHhistory@gmail.com infoRHhistory@gmail.com]<br>[http://www.rhhistory.org/ Website]<br>
 
'''Cora J. Belden Library'''<br>33 Church St.<br>Rocky Hill, CT 06067<br>860-258-7621<br>[https://www.rockyhillct.gov/library/index.php Website]<br>
 
  
 
===Maps===
 
===Maps===

Revision as of 10:13, 9 June 2020

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 Rocky Hill, visit.

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

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 Rocky Hill:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Cora J. Belden Library
33 Church St.
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
860-258-7621
Website

Rocky Hill Historical Society
P.O. Box 185
785 Old Main Street
Rocky Hill, CT 06067​
(860) 563-6704
E-Mail: infoRHhistory@gmail.com
Website

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Rocky Hill:

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 Rocky Hill:

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 Rocky Hill 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.

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Adjacent towns: