GreenerPasture.com

Sign In



Add YOUR Family To This Page

flag  History of Newington, Connecticut, USA

Journey back in time to Newington, Connecticut, USA

Visit Newington, Connecticut, USA. Discover its history. Learn about the people who lived there through stories, old newspaper articles, pictures, postcards and genealogy.

Follow us on Instagram     

Are you from Newington? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!


Newington, Connecticut, USA

Newington, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Newington is the home of The American Radio Relay League, the the national association for amateur radio.



There is MUCH more to discover about Newington, Connecticut, USA. Read on!
  • In 1798, the Hartford and New Haven Turnpike was built through what later became Newington and it immediately attracted a number of new businesses.

    connecticuthistory.org/ towns-page/ newington/

  • 1854 - Newington
    Newington, a post-village station of Hartford co., Connecticut, on the New Haven and Hartford railroad, 10 miles S. from Hartford.
    A New and Complete Gazetteer of the United States: Giving a Full and Comprehensive Review of the Present Condition, Industry, and Resources of the American Confederacy ... Thomas Baldwin (of Philadelphia.) Joseph Thomas January 1, 1854 Philadelphia : Lippincott, Grambo & Company 1854.

  • 1871 - (Newington, CT) - A part of Wethersfield until 1871, early names for Newington included West Farms and Pipestave Swamp.

    connecticuthistory.org/ towns-page/ newington/

  • 1895 - Newington / Newington Centre / Newington Junction
    New’ington, or Newington Centre, a post-village in Newington township, Hartford co., Conn., 6 miles S. by W. of Hartford. The township contains 2...Read MORE...


  • Newington, Connecticut, USA
    St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Newington, Conn.
    Postcard
  • Newington, Connecticut, USA
    The Cricket... U.S. Hwy. 5... Newington, Conn.

    The Cricket Food and Fine Liquors Located on U.S. Hwy. 5 - 10 miles south of Charter Oak Bridge, Hartford. Across from Conn. Light and Power Building.
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Newington, a post-village in Newington township (town), Hartford co., Conn., 6 miles S. by W. of Hartford, on the New York, New Haven and Hartford R. ...Read MORE...


  • Newington, Connecticut, USA
    Aerial View of Cedarcrest Sanitorium
    Postcard
  • Newington, Connecticut, USA
    Veterans' Administration Facility, erected A.D. 1930. Newington, Conn.
    Postcard


Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Newington, Connecticut, USA


Newington, Connecticut, USA
Pinterest
The Cricket... U.S. Hwy. 5... Newington, Conn.

The Cricket Food and Fine Liquors Located on U.S. Hwy. 5 - 10 miles south of Charter Oak Bridge, Hartford. Across from Conn. Light and Power Building.
Postcard

Newington, Connecticut, USA
Pinterest
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Newington, Conn.
Postcard

Newington, Connecticut, USA
Pinterest
Aerial View of Cedarcrest Sanitorium
Postcard

Newington, Connecticut, USA
Pinterest
Veterans' Administration Facility, erected A.D. 1930. Newington, Conn.
Postcard

History, News and Stories of Newington, Connecticut, USA

Add informationAdd History/News/Story

Newington, Connecticut, USA Genealogy

Ancestors Who Were Born or Died in Newington, Connecticut, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were born or died in Newington.

View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)


Ancestors Who Were Married in Newington, Connecticut, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Newington.

View Them Now

Not the place you are looking for? Try again!
Search for your ancestors by place

Search for Your Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:

Updated: 11/16/2019 1:45:44 PM

Are you from Newington? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Newington, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.