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Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA

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Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Wethersfield is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Many records from colonial times spell the name Weathersfield, while Native Americans called it Pyquag. The population was 26,271 at the 2000 census.wikipedia


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Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA - The Big Elm Tree, Height 97 feet, Circumference 29 feet, Wethersfield, Conn.
Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA

The Big Elm Tree, Height 97 feet, Circumference 29 feet, Wethersfield, Conn.
Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA - Bird's Eye View
Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA

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Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA - Main Street (1926)
Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA

Main Street (1926)

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1634 - Wethersfield Beginnings
The English establish a settlement, under Captain John Oldham, south of the Dutch trading post at...Read MORE...

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1781 - Meeting
Washington and Rochambeau confer at Webb House in Wethersfield.
Timeline of Connecticut History
1787 - August 15 - Tornadoes were reported in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire. Wethersfield CT was hard hit by the tornado outbreak.

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1819 - Wethersfield
Wethersfield, an ancient and populous town, is situated on the west side of Connecticut river, four ...Read MORE...

News  1874 - DEATH OF A CENTENARIAN.
Mrs. Abigail Broadbent, of Wethersfield, Conn., whose one hundredth birthday was celebrated in June ...Read MORE...

News  1875 - "Onion-Town"
Wethersfield, Conn., sometimes called Onion-town, derived its nickname from the fact that a church...Read MORE...

1906
Wethersfield, a post-village in Wethersfield township (town), Hartford co., Conn., on a plain on...Read MORE...

News  1914 - New Trial for Mrs. Bessie J. Wakefield
WETHERSFIELD, Conn., April 16. - Mrs. Bessie J. Wakefield was awakened from a sound sleep late...Read MORE...


Ancestors Who Were Born Here

We currently have information about 40 ancestors who were born in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.
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Ancestors Who Died Here

We currently have information about 166 ancestors who died in Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA.
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Ancestors Who Were Married Here

Edward MASON ( - 1640) & Mary UNKNOWN (CONWAY) (LOCK) ( - 20 February 1659)
married

1641
Thomas TRACY (7 November 1610 - 7 November 1685) & Mary UNKNOWN (CONWAY) (LOCK) ( - 20 February 1659)
married 1641

1649
John HUBBARD (1630 - August 1706) & Mary SHEAF? MERRIAM? (abt. 1625 - 8 March 1721)
married abt. 1649

1655
Samuel WRIGHT (14 September 1636 - 13 February 1690) & Mary BUTLER (abt. 1635 - 12 September 1689)
married

1662
John CATLIN (21 July 1643 - 29 February 1704) & Mary BALDWIN (1644 - 4 April 1704)
married 23 September 1662

1674
John STODDARD (12 April 1646 - 4 December 1703) & Elizabeth CURTIS (1649 - 1704)
married 26 May 1674

1683
Daniel BOARDMAN (BORMAN) (4 August 1658 - 20 February 1724) & Hannah Mary WRIGHT (4 December 1655 - 25 February 1746)
married 8 June 1683

1919
Albert A BLESSING (7 September 1893 - 31 October 1964) & Helen Louise FRATSCHER (6 February 1901 - 27 April 1983)
married 8 July 1919

1920
Burton Judd BLESSING (11 March 1898 - 8 November 1982) & Dorothy E HARRIS (30 January 1901 - 7 March 1989)
married 17 February 1920
 

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