settlement of Windsor, Connecticut

by Kent C. L. Avery

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Written in English
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  • Windsor (Conn. : Town)

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  • Windsor (Conn. : Town) -- History.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 19.

Statementby the Windsor 350th Anniversary Committee ; written by Kent C.L. Avery and Donna L. Siemiatkoski ; [illustrations by Greg Williams].
ContributionsSiemiatkoski, Donna L., Windsor 350th Anniversary Committee.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF104.W7 A93 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2964069M
LC Control Number84208973

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The History of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut: Including East Windsor, South Windsor, and Ellington, Prior tothe Date of Their Separation from the Old Town; and Windsor, Bloomfield and Windsor Locks, to the Settlement of Windsor Time.

Also the Genealogies and Genealogical Notes of Those Families which Settled Within the Limits of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut, Prior to Reviews: 1. The history and genealogies of ancient Windsor, Connecticut by Henry Reed Stiles, Buy this book.

Better World Books; Share this book. Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. A Comprehensive history of the settlement of the Colony of Connecticut Through the history of Windsor, the first town in Connecticut.

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ed.]. The settlement of Windsor, Connecticut Family History Library Windsor celebrating our th anniversary, Family History Library Windsor Land Records. Births, marriages, and deaths returned from Hartford, Windsor and Fairfield and entered in the early land records of the colony of Connecticut WorldCat.

History of ancient Windsor, Connecticut, including East Windsor, South Windsor, and Ellington, prior tothe date of their separation from the old town; and Windsor, Bloomfield and Windsor Locks, to the present time Author: Stiles, Henry Reed, Published: (). Connecticut histories by Benjamin Trumbull (), J.

Hammond Trumbull (), and Albert Van Deusen () cite a fall of founding date for Windsor. The exterior of Connecticut’s State Capitol building includes a marble vignette depicting Holmes’s settlement of Windsor. InWindsor became Connecticut’s first English settlement.

This was due to its desirable location at the juncture of the Farmington and Connecticut Rivers, its rich and fertile soil, and, perhaps most importantly, to a 17th-century war between Native peoples of the region made complicated by new European interests in the fur trade. A timeline displaying the major events leading to Connecticut statehood, including its settlement by the Dutch, the origins of Hartford, Wethersfield, and Windsor, the founding of the Connecticut, Connecticut book Haven, and Saybrook colonies, and Connecticut's acquisition of a.

Sources. History and Genealogies of Ancient Windsor, by Henry Reed Stiles, ; Early Puritan Settlers of Connecticut, by Royal Settlement of Windsor.

Hinman, ; Allen Memorial: Descendants of Samuel Allen of Windsor, Conn.,by Orrin P. Allen, ; The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, (3 volumes), by Charles Robert Anderson, The Public Records of the.

A settlement was established at Hartford, followed later by villages at Wethersfield and Windsor, where a small Pilgrim community already existed. At this time, another group of Puritans set up a trading post at the mouth of the Connecticut. The Beginnings of Windsor. From the very beginning, Windsor, Connecticut was packed with Bissell ancestors.

For a long time, all the Bissell family knew for sure was that Bissell namesake Captain John Bissell, the operator of the Bissell Ferry across the Connecticut River, had arrived in the early years of the settlement of Windsor, around Books Note: Items 4 – 7 are all compiled by Donna Holt Siemiatkoski.

Items are spiral bound. The Settlement of Windsor, Connecticut. By Kent C. Avery, Donna Holt Siemiatkoski and Robert Silliman. REVISED 4TH EDITION, 31 pp.

$ (+$ p&h).$ Cemetery Inscriptions in Windsor, Connecticut. The storied Valley of Virginia (also known as the Appalachian Valley) is bounded by the Blue Ridge on the east and, for most of its length, by the West Virginia border on the west. Samuel Kercheval's history of the Valley of Virginia, published originally inconcentrates upon this region from through the Revolutionary War.

The work also describes life on the frontier, especially. First Settlers of Windsor, Connecticut Recorded in the Town Records offive years after their removal from Dorchester; New England Historical & Genealogical Register.

The DFAW logo is a shield with four segments: Grapevine, from the three on the Connecticut State Seal, representing the three original settlements of Hartford, Windsor and Wethersfield, and re-calling the state motto: “He who has transplanted, sustains”; Representative ship, which would have carried the Founders to New England; The Palisado; which encircled part of early settlement in.

10 SETTLEMENT OF WINDSOR. above Hartford, where there was an Indian village or fort where the natives cultivated maize, or Indian corn. The Dutch- men call the Indians "the Nowaas," a name which has led J.

Trumbull to believe that the Podunk Indians, who lived on the. Books Best Sellers New Releases Children's Books Textbooks Australian Authors Kindle Books Audiobooks Books › History › Americas Author: Books LLC.

InGovernor Winslow, of Plymouth, appears to have had his attention drawn to the settlement of Connecticut, and he made a journey to Connecticut soon after, and discovered Connecticut River.

Insome of the people of New Plymouth were in Connecticut, and soon after determined to erect a trading-house at Windsor, as an advantage to.

The settlement itself was on the west side of the Connecticut River across from the mouth of the Scantic River. Inout of the fear of possible attack by Pequots, the newcomers built a fence around a part of their settlement north of the Farmington River.

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The History and Genealogies of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut, Vol. 1: Including East Windsor, South Windsor, Reviews: 3. The Podunks lived across the Connecticut River in what is now East Hartford, Glastonbury, and South Windsor.

The Tunxis tribe lived to the west, in what is now the Farmington area. Dutch explorers, led by Adriaen Van Block, appeared in ; shortly thereafter, an outbreak of measles or smallpox killed at least one-third of the Podunk population. Windsor is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, and was the first English settlement in the lies on the northern border of Connecticut's capital, population of Windsor at the census.

Poquonock / p ə ˈ k w ɒ n ə k / is a northern area of Windsor that has its own zip code () for post-office box purposes. K88h History of South Windsor, Connecticut: Settlement to Incorporation,by Lori Jean Kremidas. This is a typed paper with illustrations, written in P25s A Short History of South Windsor, Connecticut.

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Windsor, town (township), Hartford county, north-central Connecticut, is a northern suburb of the city of r was the site of the first English settlement of any kind in Connecticut—a trading post established in at the junction of the Farmington and Connecticut rivers by a company from the Plymouth colony led by Captain William Holmes.

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During the first year after the settlement of Wethersfield, Windsor, and Hartford, the government was under a commission from Massachusetts. In April,Roger Ludlow and four associates held a General Court in Hartford, and among other acts passed a law forbidding the sale of firearms to the Indians.

Windsor is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States, and was the first English settlement in the state. It lies on the northern border of Connecticut's capital, Hartford.

The population of Windsor at the census. Poquonock /pəˈkwɒnək/ is a northern area of Windsor that has its own zip code () for post-office. The History of Ancient Windsor, Connecticut, Including East Windsor, South Windsor, and Ellington, Prior tothe Date of Their Separation from the Old Town; and Windsor, Bloomfield and Windsor Locks, to the Present Time.

Also the Genealogies and Genealogical Notes of Those Families Which Settled Within the Limits. The history and genealogies of ancient Windsor, Connecticut: Contributor Names Stiles, Henry Reed, Created / Published Hartford, Conn., Press of the Case, Lockwood & Brainard company, Subject Headings.

In andtwo events took place that forever changed the political boundaries of the Connecticut River Valley. From its founding until that time, Springfield had been administered by Connecticut along with Connecticut's three other settlements: Wethersfield, Hartford, and the spring ofgrain became scarce and the Connecticut Colony's cattle were dying of starvation.A new history of old Windsor, Connecticut by Daniel Howard and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooksHeavy Foxing On Endpapers And On Some Pages.

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