TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Container List

Accession T000993 1788-1921

Accession 2009-004 1795-1993


RG 062:130, Town of Southbury

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2007 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Southbury (Conn.)
Title: Town of Southbury records
Dates: 1788-1993
Quantity: 19 cubic feet
Abstract: Administrative, land, election, justice of the peace, school, tax and military records for the town of Southbury.
Identification: RG062_130
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The town of Soutbbury was incorporated in May 1787 and was taken from Woodbury.

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Scope and Content

Administrative, land, election, justice of the peace, school, tax and military records for the town of Southbury.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Some records in Accession T000993 are restricted due to mold. Specific records are identified in the container list. Please contact State Archives staff for assistance.

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

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:

Deeds -- Connecticut -- Southbury
Elections -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Statistics
Elections -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Statistics
Local taxation -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Registers
Property tax -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Registers
Schools -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- History -- Sources
Soldiers -- Connecticut -- Southbury
Tax assessment -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Registers
Taxation -- Connecticut -- Southbury -- Registers
Voting registers -- Connecticut -- Southbury

Places:

Southbury (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence

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Container List

Accession T000993, 1788-1921
Box
Election reports, circa 1800-1900 1
Justice Johnson's record of cases, 1791-1811
First School Society Secretary's book, 1839-1909
First School Society Treasurer's book, 1798-1856
Assorted town records, 1803-1848
Restricted due to mold.
Selectmen's account book, 1788-1828 2
Registers of Personal tax exemptions, 1917-1921
Releases of tax liens, 1912-1915
Restricted due to mold.
Tax abstracts, 1791, 1802-1860 3-4
Restricted due to mold.
Individual tax lists, 1819-1908 5-18
Restricted due to mold.
Deeds, 1854, 1856, 2 deeds Item 19
Accession 2009-004, 1795-1993
Box Folder
Election records, 1900-1955
Applications for enrollment, 1947-1960 1 1-2
Applications for transfer of enrollment, 1982-1984 3
Electors of the Town of Southbury, circa 1942, 1 volume 4
Covers 1787-1942.
List of persons applying to be made electors, 1900-1932, 1 volume 5
Registrar's record of those who applied to be made electors, 1932-1940, 1 volume 6
Voter list, 1942-1952 7
Voter lists
1920, 1926-1941, 17 items 2
1942, 1944-1955, 13 items 3
There are two lists for 1942.
Tax records, 1873-1922
Personal tax enrollment and collection, 1917, 1 volume 4 1
Rate book, 1873, 1 volume 2
Rate book, 1877, 1 volume 3
Rate book, 1914, 1 volume 4
Rate book, 1922, 1 volume 5
Military records, 1815-1832, 1936, 1993
Errata : record of Connecticut men in the War of Rebellion, 1861-1865 ; Spanish-American War, Philippine Insurrection, China Relief Expedition: 1898-1904, 1936 January 1 6
A copy is available at [CSL call number StLib Conn Doc Ad44 ran suppL]
Roll of the 5th Company 13th Regiment Connecticut Militia, 1815-1832, 1 volume 7
Vietnam War list of casualties by town, 1993 8
Miscellaneous records, 1795-1982, undated
Headstone inscriptions, 1937 5 1
List of male residents with ages, 1913 2
Miscellaneous historical data, undated 3
Includes photographs of bridges, old and new town hall.
Miscellaneous papers, 1795, 1932, undated 4
Poison register, 1960-1963, 1 notebook 5
White Oak Cemetery fund ledger book, 1896-1955, 1 volume 6
Town road system, 1959-1982 7