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February, June and September:

Stamford Historical Society

1508 High Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT

March, July and October:

Danbury Public Library

170 Main St, Danbury, CT

April, August and November:

The Trumbull Library

33 Quality St, Trumbull, CT

May:

Fairfield Museum & History Center

370 Beach Rd, Fairfield, CT

 

Connecticut Ancestry Society, Inc.

PO Box 249, Stamford, CT 06904

Focused on southwestern Connecticut

Newtown Resources

Towns, Villages & Districts: Berkshire1, Dodgingtown, Hattertown, Hawleyville, Head of Meadow, Huntingtown, Lands End, Middle Gate, Newtown Borough, Palestine, Riverside1, Sandy Hook, Taunton, Walnut Tree Hill1, Zoar1

 

History: Original town established 1711.

 

City Office:

Newtown Town Clerk

Newtown Municipal Center

3 Primrose Street

Newtown, CT 06470

Website: www.newtown-ct.gov

Telephone: (203) 270-4210

Hours: Monday – Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm

Birth Records: May 1820 – Present

Marriage Records: 1700's – Present

Death Records: 1700's – Present

Comments: Non-certified copies of birth, marriage and death certificates are not available.

 

Probate Office:

Northern Fairfield County Probate District

1 School Street

Bethel, CT 06801

Telephone: (203) 794-8508

Fax: (203) 778-7517

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Probate History:

October 1711 - May 1744 Fairfield District
May 1744 - May 1820 Danbury District
May 1820 - January 4, 2011 Newtown District
January 5, 2011 - Present Northern Fairfield County District

Probate Records at Connecticut State Library:

Record Group 004:097, Newtown Probate District
containing Probate record books, none; Probate files, 1820-1931.

 

Cemeteries: Bennett, Berkshire, Botsford, Bradleyville, Bronze Plaque, Flat Swamp, Hopewell, Huntingtown, Land's End, McCartan, Newtown Village, Old Morgan's, Platt's, Resurrection, Sandy Hook, St. Rose's, Taunton, Village & Town Plot, Zoar (located in Sandy Hook)

 

Other Sources:

LDS Family History Center

16 Sawmill Road

Newtown, CT 06470

Telephone: (203) 426-1752

Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 10 am – 2 pm and 7 pm – 9 pm

Wednesday 10 am – 2 pm

Sunday 2 pm – 5 pm

 

C. H. Booth Library

25 Main Street

Newtown, CT 06470

Website: www.chboothlibrary.org

Telephone: (203) 426-4533

Hours: Monday – Thursday 9:30 am – 8 pm

Friday 11 pm – 5 pm

Saturday 9:30 am – 5 pm

Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm

(Closed Sundays during summer)

 

Newtown Historical Society

44 Main Street

PO Box 189

Newtown, CT 06470

Website: www.newtownhistory.org

Telephone: (203) 426-5937

Collection is housed in the C.H. Booth Library, mail level

 

Genealogy Club of Newtown

25 Main Street (C.H. Booth Library)

Newtown, CT 06470

Telephone: (203) 426-4533 (information)

 

1 Post Office: Sandy Hook



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