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Abraham Lincoln note

00-1912-29-0

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Identifier: 00-1912-29-0
Scope and Contents

A small note from A. Lincoln to L. Wessells, pro marshal 4th Dist Conn. for the release of John H. Bostwick of Salisbury, a deserter from the draft.

Dates: Created: 1865 Feb 13; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1912

List of Deaths and Marriages

00-1973-77-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-1973-77-0
Scope and Contents The Lists of Deaths and Marriages collection (1973-77-0) is a small book used by Laurens Perseus Hickok to keep a record of funerals and marriages he performed. The book is broken into two main sections. The first section is a list of the funerals performed by Hickok from 1830 to 1836; all of these funerals were performed in Litchfield at the First Congregational Church. After a four page break, the book becomes a record of weddings performed that spans the years 1829 to 1864. The weddings...
Dates: Created: 1830-1864; Other: Date acquired: 05/06/2012

Litchfield. American Revolution military record

1918-38-0

 Collection
Identifier: 1918-38-0
Scope and Contents

Dated from Litchfield,  subscribers enlist as Private soldiers in a Regiment to be commanded by Col. Andrew Ward, Jr. under the command of Major General Lee for the term of eight weeks. The subscribers are convinced of the necessity of a body of forces to defeat the enemy. Added to the Beebe family papers.

Dates: Created: 1776 Jan 21; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1917

Litchfield Bancorp records

2000-24-0

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Identifier: 2000-24-0
Scope and Contents Records relating to Litchfield Bancorp. Founded in 1850 as The Litchfield Savings Society, the name was changed in 1952 to The Litchfield Savings Bank, and changed again in 1984 to Litchfield Bancorp. The items are the bank's cashbook, 1850-1864; record book, containing board of directors minutes and other records, 1850-1889; an 1850 incorporation document; a list, possibly of directors, 1874; an excerpt from an 1880 public act related to savings banks; and a scrapbook documenting the bank's...
Dates: Created: 1850-2000; Other: Majority of material found in 1850-1889; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2000

Litchfield. Board of Selectmen. Letter regarding a draft

00-2010-279-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-279-0
Scope and Contents

Blank letter requesting inactive militia members to appear in front of the court house for the purpose of a draft.

Dates: Created: 1862 Sep 3; Other: Date acquired: 11/09/2011

Litchfield. Board of Selectmen. Writ

00-2010-71-0

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2010-71-0
Scope and Contents

Information given by Litchfield Selectmen - David Welch, Bezaleel Beebe, Briant Stoddard - concerning the estate of Colborn Barrell, late of Boston, who joined with the British. On the back are expenses for the forfeiture of the estate dated Dec. 1779.  Jedediah Strong's signature is under the names of the Selectmen.

Dates: Created: 1779 Apr 5

Litchfield County American Revolutionary War-era court records

2010-373-0

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Identifier: 2010-373-0
Scope and Contents The Litchfield County American Revolutionary War-era court records primarily relate to Connecticut residents who failed to muster when warned with their respective Connecticut military units. There is a small, but significant, group of case files, land seizure records, and miscellaneous documents. The records cover the period 1774-1781, centering on the years of 1777 through 1779. The records are arranged in two series and include summonses, depositions, executions, dockets, and other...
Dates: Created: 1774-1781; Other: Date acquired: 03/12/2010

Litchfield County judicial records

2005-08-0

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Identifier: 2005-08-0
Scope and Contents Litchfield County Judicial Records (1790-1930) consist of case files and other documents relating to matters involving the Litchfield County Court, the Litchfield Superior Court, and the clerk of the court from the late 1790s through 1861. The records were recovered from the attic of the former Westleigh Inn and it is not known why the records were stored there. They appear to complement the Litchfield County Court records held by the Connecticut State Archives. In the absence of original...
Dates: Created: 1790-1930; Other: Majority of material found in 1790-1861; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/2005

Litchfield County judicial records (2)

2003-80-0

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Identifier: 2003-80-0
Scope and Contents Litchfield County judicial records (2, designated to distinguish them from the collection Litchfield County judicial records (2005-08-0)) (1799-1910) consist of case files and other documents relating to matters involving the Litchfield County Court, the Litchfield Superior Court, and the clerk of the court. These records appear to complement other Litchfield County judicial records found in the Litchfield Historical Society's collections and the Litchfield County Court records held by the...
Dates: Created: 1794-1910; Other: Date acquired: 12/06/2004

Litchfield Female Academy collection

1890-07-2

 Collection
Identifier: 1890-07-2
Scope and Contents This collection documents the history of The Litchfield Female Academy, Litchfield, Connecticut. Early records refer to the Academy as Miss Pierce's School, Miss Pierce's Academy, and Sarah Pierce's Academy. In the collection are institutional records; correspondence, diaries, journals, school notebooks, and albums of students; papers of Sarah Pierce and the Pierce family; and correspondence of Emily Noyes Vanderpoel regarding her research for her books "Chronicles of a Pioneer School, from...
Dates: Created: 1787-1927; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1890

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Connecticut. County Court (Litchfield County) 5
Litchfield Historical Society (Litchfield, Conn.) 5
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First Congregational Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 4
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Plumb, Seth F., 1836-1864 3
Reeve, Tapping, 1744-1823 3
Seymour, Moses, 1774-1826 3
St. Michael's Church (Litchfield, Conn.) 3
St. Paul's Parish (Bantam, Conn.) 3
Wolcott, Oliver, 1726-1797 3
Bissell family 2
Confederate States of America 2
Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution. Mary Floyd Tallmadge Chapter 2
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Frisbie, Elisha, 1740-1809 2
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Pierce, Sarah, 1767-1852 2
Plumb, Charles E., 1845-1913 2
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Wadhams, Luman, approximately 1835-1864 2
Washington, George, 1732-1799 2
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Ames, John Quincy, 1845-1918 1
Andrews, Charles Bartlett, 1836-1902 1
Atkins, Adrian 1
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Baldwin, James, 1758-1843 1
Barber, Charles H. 1
Beckwith, Josiah Gale, 1803-1871 1
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Beecher, Catharine Esther, 1800-1878 1
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Bentley, Jane Merritt 1
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Birge, E. C. 1
Birge, James, 1758-1850 1
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Bissell, John, 1807-1898 1
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Catlin, Arthur, 1830-1913 1
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Cone, William H., 1840-1916 1
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Cushman, John P. (John Paine), 1784-1848 1
Cushman, Maria Tallmadge, 1790-1878 1
Dana, Richard Henry, 1879-1933 1
Danner family 1
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