TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Inventory

Records 1640-1846


RG 001:004, Connecticut Colonial Land 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: Connecticut
Title: Connecticut Colonial Land Records
Dates: 1640-1846
Quantity: 6 volumes
Abstract: Early deeds, land records, turnpike records.
Identification: RG001_004
Accession: T002510
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Early deeds, land records, turnpike records.

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Arrangement

There are six volumes numbered 1-5 with an unnumbered volume between volumes 3 and 4. These volumes are also numbered 46-51 within the larger collection of Early General Records (EGR).

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Researchers should first consult use copies when available. See Alternate Form Available Section below.

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

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Connecticut -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources
Land titles -- Connecticut
Land titles -- Connecticut -- Hartford
Land titles -- Connecticut -- Wethersfield
Land titles -- Connecticut -- Windsor
Roads -- Connecticut

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Administrative Information

Alternative Form Available

Available on microfilm. Volumes 1-2 are on Reel LH 4417 (LDS 0003656); Volume 3 and unnumbered volume are on Reels LH 4417/18 (LDS 0003657); Volumes 4-5 are on Reels LH 4418/19 (LDS 0003658).

Information from EGR vols. 46, 47, and 48 was transcribed in Births, Marriages, and Deaths Returned from Hartford, Windsor, and Fairfield, and Entered in the Early Land Records of the Colony of Connecticut [StLib Stacks F104.W7 W4 1898 ].

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Inventory

Records, 1640-1846
Vol/EGR Vol
Connecticut colonial land records: Hartford, Windsor, Wethersfield, 1640-1653 1 / 46
Index to Connecticut colonial land records: Hartford, Windsor, Wethersfield, 1640-1653, Volume 1, 1 item
Connecticut colonial land records, 1646-1673 2 / 47
Connecticut Colony records of deeds, etc.: The publick records of her majesties Colony of Connecticut, No. D, 1671-1724 3 / 48
Connecticut Colony records of deeds, etc.: Deeds, patents of land, etc. No. 3 , 1710-1724 / 49
Connecticut records for patents and surveys of land, 1724-1756 4 / 50
Connecticut records of deeds, etc.: Deeds of patents of land, etc.; turnpikes, 1795-1846 5 / 51
Includes some items pertaining to land in Pennsylvania and the Western Reserve.