Genealogy & Local History

Archives & Databases

  • The Colonial Connecticut Records, 1636-1776.
    • Early records of the Colony of Connecticut in digital format including records of the colonial governing body, the Code of Laws of the Colony, the Charter of Connecticut, Correspondence of the Council of War 1675-1677, a Record of Wills and Inventories, and additional reference material.
  • Ellis Island
    • Search for ancestors who first came to America at Ellis Island. Free registration provides access to search utility; paid membership in this non-profit organization enables additional features.

Directories & Portals

Historic Preservation