Looking for a Windsor Family History?
The Library has a large local history collection of over 600 items which include books, periodicals, yearbooks, and more, all of which can be discovered using the library catalog. The Library does not have staff to perform detailed genealogical or local history research for you. We offer this list of resources in hopes that it will aid you in your search.
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Core collection titles include:
History of Ancient Windsor
Stiles, Henry R. The History of Ancient Windsor, Volumes 1 (History) and 2 (Genealogy & Biography), 1976 (facsimile of 1892 edition), New Hampshire Publishing Company, Somersworth, NH 03878
New History of Old Windsor
Howard, Daniel. The New History of Old Windsor, Connecticut, 1935, The Journal Press, Windsor, CT 06095
Fowles History of Windsor
Fowles, Lloyd W. and Uricchio, William Joseph. The Fowles History of Windsor, Connecticut 1633-1900, 1976, The Loomis Institute, Windsor, CT 06095
Town of Windsor Historic Survey
Windsor (Conn.). Planning Department. Town of Windsor, Connecticut : Historic survey. The Town, 1981. Town of Windsor, Connecticut 06095
Online Family Searches
Windsor was the first English settlement in Connecticut in 1633. The original boundaries were much larger than present day. The original settlement later gave birth to the “daughter” towns which include:
and Windsor Locks.