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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


Fairfield Museum & History Center

370 Beach Rd, Fairfield, CT


Connecticut Ancestry Society, Inc.

PO Box 249, Stamford, CT 06904

Focused on southwestern Connecticut

Stratford Resources

Towns, Villages & Districts: Lordship, Oronoque, Paradise Green, Putney


History: The original town was established in 1639. The towns of Bridgeport (until 1821), Trumbull (until 1797) and Huntington (until 1798) were a part of Stratford.


City Office:

Stratford Town Clerk

Town Hall

2725 Main Street, Room 101

Stratford, CT 06615


Telephone: (203) 385-4020

Fax: (203) 385-4005

Hours: Monday – Friday 8 am – 4 pm

Birth Records: 1639 – Present

Marriage Records: 1639 – Present

Death Records: 1639 – Present

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


Probate Office:

Stratford Probate District

468 Birdseye Street, 2nd Floor

Stratford, CT 06615

Telephone: (203) 375-4023

Fax: (203) 375-6253

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

Probate History:

1639-1665 New Haven Colony
1639-May 1666 Hartford Particular Court
1649-May 1666 Fairfield Particular District
May 1666-May 1782 Fairfield County Court & District
May 1782-Present Stratford District (records from May 1782 to 1840 Included with those of the Bridgeport District)


Cemeteries: Congregational, Episcopal, Putney, St. John's, St. Joseph's, St. Michael's, Stratford, Union


Other Sources:

Stratford Library

2203 Main Street

Stratford, CT 06615


Telephone: (203) 385-4164

Hours: Monday - Thursday 10 am – 8 pm

Friday, Saturday 10 am – 5 pm

Sunday (October through May) 1 pm – 5 pm


Stratford Historical Society

967 Academy Hill

PO Box 382

Stratford, CT 06615-0382


Telephone: (203) 378-0630

Hours: Wednesday, Sunday (1st Sunday of June through October) 12 pm – 4 pm

Office Hours: Tuesday, Thursday 9 am – 2:30 pm

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