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February, June and September:

Cos Cob Library

5 Sinawoy, Cos Cob, CT 06907

March and October:

Danbury Public Library

170 Main St, Danbury, CT

April and November:

Trumbull Historical Society

1856 Huntington Turnpike, Trumbull, CT 06611


Fairfield Museum & History Center

370 Beach Rd, Fairfield, CT


Connecticut Ancestry Society, Inc.

PO Box 249, Stamford, CT 06904

Focused on southwestern Connecticut

Darien Resources

Towns, Villages & Districts: Brush Island1, Butler's Island, Contentment Island, Hay Island1, Long Neck Point1, Nash Island1, Noroton Bay1, Noroton Knoll2, Noroton Manor1, Pratt Island1, Ridge Acres, Salem Straits, Scott's Cove, Tokeneke


History: Darien was a part of Stamford until 1820 then known as Middlesex Parish.


City Office:

Darien Town Clerk

2 Renshaw Road, Room 101

Darien, CT 06820


Telephone: (203) 656-7307

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

Birth Records: 1862 – Present

Marriage Records: 1820 – Present

Death Records: 1858 – Present

Comments: Earlier birth, marriage and death records may be found in Stamford. Non-certified copies of birth, marriage and death records are not available.


Probate Office:

Darien-New Canaan Probate District

Town Hall

2 Renshaw Road

Darien, CT 06820

Telephone: (203) 656-7342

Fax: (203) 656-0774

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 am – 4 pm

Probate History:

May 1820 – May 17, 1921, Stamford District
May 18, 1921 – January 4, 2011, Darien District
January 5, 2011 – Present, Darien – New Canaan District 

Probate Records at Connecticut State Library:

Record Group 004:035, Darien Probate Court
contains Bond record books, 1925-1949; Probate record books other than bonds, none; Probate files, none. 


Cemeteries: Andreas-Hoyt, Bates, Bell, Fitch's, Fitch's Old Soldiers Home, How, Indep Lodge, Leeds, Lockwood, Mather Stephen, New Jewish, New St. John's, Noroton River, Old Jewish, Pelton, Raymond, Sammis (Private), Slasson, Smith, Spring Grove, St. John's, Stevens, Waterbury, Weed


Other Sources:

Darien Library

1441 Post Road

Darien CT 06820


Telephone: (203) 655-1234

Hours: Monday - Thursday 9 am – 9 pm

Friday 9 am – 6 pm

Saturday 9 am – 5 pm

Sunday 1 pm – 5 pm


Darien Historical Society

45 Old Kings Highway N

Darien, CT 06820


Telephone: (203) 655-9233

Fax: (203) 861-9720

Hours: Tuesday – Thursday, Sunday 12 pm – 5 pm

Or by appointment


1 Post Office: Noroton

2 Post Office: Noroton Heights

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