TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Container List

Series 1. Military Records 1942-1966

Series 2. Election Records 1944-1972


RG 062:161, Town of Wilton

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2012 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Wilton (Conn.)
Title: Town of Wilton records
Dates: 1942-1972
Quantity: .5 cubic feet
Abstract: Military and election records for the town of Wilton.
Identification: RG062_161
Accession: 2013-001
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The town of Wilton was incorporated in May 1802 and was taken from Norwalk. The town is located in Fairfield County.

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Scope and Content

Military discharge papers, 1942, 1944-1947, 1949, 1952-1956, 1958-1961, 1966; Voter registration applications, 1944-1946, 1948, 1950, 1952, 1954, 1957-1960, 1963-1970, 1972. These application forms are called "Application by Member of the Armed Forces of the United States for Absentee Admission as an Elector" through January 1966. After that the forms are called "Application for Absentee Admission as an Elector".

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Arrangement

The militrary discharge papers are arranged alphabetically by last name. The voter registration applications are arranged chronologically by approval/denial date.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

Series 1, Military Records. Connecticut General Statutes §1-219 restricts veteran’s military records including but not limited to a DD 214 form for 75 years. Contact State Archives staff for assistance.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Series 1, Military Records. Connecticut General Statutes §1-219 restricts veteran’s military records including but not limited to a DD 214 form for 75 years. Contact State Archives staff for assistance.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Military discharge -- Connecticut
Voter registration -- Connecticut -- Wilton

Places:

Wilton (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence

Document Types:

Application forms
Military records

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Container List

Series 1. Military Records, 1942-1966
Box Folder
Military discharge papers, 1942-1966
RESTRICTED
Connecticut General Statutes §1-219 restricts veteran’s military records including but not limited to a DD 214 form for 75 years. Contact State Archives staff for assistance.
Military discharge papers: A-D 1 1
Military discharge papers: F-L 2
Military discharge papers: M-R 3
Military discharge papers: S 4
Military discharge papers: T-Y 5
Series 2. Election Records, 1944-1972
Box Folder
Voter registration applications, 1944-1972
Voter registration applications, 1944 2 1
Voter registration applications, 1945-1960 2
Voter registration applications, 1963-1967 3
Voter registration applications, 1968 4
Voter registration applications, 1969-1972 5