Welcome to the
Town of Colebrook
CTGenWeb Project &
State Flower of Connecticut
My name is Linda Pingel and I am the host for the town of Colebrook, Litchfield County, Connecticut. This page is part of both the US Gen Web Project and the American History Genealogy Project. If you have any information to contribute for the town of Colebrook, please.....please contact me via e-mail.
|Colebrook History||Church Records
Surnames A thru G
Surnames H thru R
Work in Process
Surnames S thru Z
|Surname Page||Query Page|
|The Barbour Collection - Colebrook Vital Records|
Commemorative Biographical Record of Tolland and Windham Counties Connecticut
Publisher: J.H. Beers & Co., Chicago; 1903
Janet Krompier has volunteered to do "look ups" from "The Barbour Collection of Connecticut Town Vital Records" for the neighboring town of Norfolk 1758-1850. Please be as specific as possible.....preferrably providing both the given name and surname as there are many listings for the same surname. Also, please specify "Norfolk vital record look up" in the subject line of your e-mail. firstname.lastname@example.org
|Benjamin Horton||1765||William Simons||1769||David Goodhue||1771||James Hillyer||1771|
|Joseph Rockwell||1766||David Rockwell||1769||Joseph Langworthy||1771||Henry White||1772|
|Joseph Seymour||1766||David Viets||1770||Joseph Tainter||1771||David Pinney||1772|
|Nathan Bass||1766||Samuel Phillips||1770||Daniel Hoskins||1771||Thomas Feax||1772|
|Samuel Rockwell||1767||John Porter||1770||David Hoskins||1771||Pelatiah Mills||1773|
|Gideon Horton||1767||Jacob Ogden||1770||William Denison||1771||Andrew Buckingham||1773|
|Francis Griswold||1768||Ebenezer Shepard||1770||John Mead||1771||Stephen Russell||1773|
|Samuel Mills||1769||Joseph Bidwell||1771||James Mead||1771||Aaron Simons||1774|
|Moses Wright||1769||Eleazar Bidwell||1771||John Seymour||1771|
|Hezekiah Simons||1769||Daniel Hall||1771||Dr. Asa Hillyer||1771|
If you have any reference material on or related to Colebrook and would like to volunteer as a resource, or if you know of a Colebrook link that would be appropriate to add to this page, please e-mail Linda Pingel
When contacting a resource volunteer, please do not forget to thank them for their time and effort.
Volunteers Needed!!! Your Name & Resource Can be Listed Here
Donated by Ray Brown
|4 Small Cemeteries||Baptist Cemetery||Hemlock Cemetery|
|Colebrook Center Cemetery||Colebrook River Cemetery|
Also....visit Ray Brown's Homepage
Ray Brown's Place for New England Genealogy
Thank you Ray!!
COLEBROOK CAVE: LEGEND OR HOAX
For Additional Links to Interesting CT. Sites
Thank you, Carol Hanny, for your contribution to the history of the town of Colebrook - the county of Litchfield, Connecticut
:) :) :)
Other Genealogical Sites of Interest
Newspaper Abstracts - an interesting and growing collection of news articles dating back into the 1800's. You may find your ancestor, place them in time and place, and read an article about their life.
Cyndi's List - many many many links can be found here.
Ancestry - many sites can be searched for free
but membership will get you into all the sites.
(This one is well worth the membership fees)
US Biographies - numerous biographies "on line" by state.
For Canadian searchers (especially Quebec) visit Marlene Simmons' site.
GenForum - chat, search and post queries - all in the same visit.
Higginson Books - when you can't find it, buy it.
LDS (Latter Day Saints) - on line search
Roots Web - list your surnames
Scotland searchers - find information on your clan history here.
Scotland - found your clan? View and order your tartan at the House of Tartan
Surname Origins and Meanings - also includes spelling variations (excellent site) but has disappeared as of my last check 3/01. If anyone knows if this site has moved, please let me know.
My Home Page with many more links - visit here
My "Cemetery" Page - visit here.....not yet available..... still "work in progress".
My "Lost and Found" Photo Pages - mostly Wisconsin - mostly unknown - visit here
Berlin Public Schools 1882-1883 - teachers, staff, pupils, former graduates, and an etching of the high school - Berlin, Green Lake County, Wisconsin - visit here
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This page was created by Linda Pingel on
February 27, 2000
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This page may be freely linked but not copied
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J.O.D.'s Old Fashioned Black & White Clip Art Collection
Mountain Laurel Floral Image Courtesy of The Santalady
Animation by The Clip Art Connection
This page was last updated April 18, 2008
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