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Granby, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Granby, in Hartford County, is located in northern Connecticut and shares a border with Massachusetts. The town was settled in 1660 and incorporated in 1786 from a section of Simsbury...
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The first unofficial coins in the American Colonies were minted in Granby in 1737.
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  • 1786 - (Granby, CT) - The town was settled in 1660 and incorporated in 1786 from a section of Simsbury.

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  • 1819 - Granby
    Granby is an extensive irregular township, situated in the northern section of the county, bordering upon Massachusetts, seventeen miles from...Read MORE...


  • 1854 - Granby
    Granby, a post-township of Hartford county, Connecticut, 15 miles N. N.W. from Hartford. This township contains the celebrated Simsbury mines,...Read MORE...


  • 1886 - Granby
    BY William Scoville Case

    Although Granby has existed as an independent township only since 1786, the history proper of the tract enclosed in its...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Granby
    Gran’by, a post-village of Hartford co., Conn., in Granby township, on the New Haven & Northampton Rail road, 47 miles N. of New Haven, and about 16...Read MORE...


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    General Store, Town Clerks Office, and Post Office, Granby, Ct.
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  • 1916
    Granby, a post-village of Hartford co., Conn., in Granby township (town), on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 47 miles N. of New Haven. Pop....Read MORE...


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    Mill Property of Robert Forsythe, Granby, Conn.
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    Main Street, Granby, Conn.
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General Store, Town Clerks Office, and Post Office, Granby, Ct.
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Mill Property of Robert Forsythe, Granby, Conn.
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Main Street, Granby, Conn.
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  • 1786 - (Granby, CT) - The town was settled in 1660 and incorporated in 1786 from a section of Simsbury.

    connecticuthistory.org/ towns-page/ granby/
  • 1819 - Granby
    Granby is an extensive irregular township, situated in the northern section of the county, bordering upon Massachusetts, seventeen miles from... Read MORE...

  • 1854 - Granby
    Granby, a post-township of Hartford county, Connecticut, 15 miles N. N.W. from Hartford. This township contains the celebrated Simsbury mines,... Read MORE...

  • 1886 - Granby
    BY William Scoville Case

    Although Granby has existed as an independent township only since 1786, the history proper of the tract enclosed in its... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Granby
    Gran’by, a post-village of Hartford co., Conn., in Granby township, on the New Haven & Northampton Rail road, 47 miles N. of New Haven, and about 16... Read MORE...

  • 1916
    Granby, a post-village of Hartford co., Conn., in Granby township (town), on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R., 47 miles N. of New Haven. Pop.... Read MORE...

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