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Chaplin, Connecticut 

USGenWeb Genealogy Page 

Windham County, Connecticut


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Town of Chaplin Vital Records Information 

Chaplin Town Clerk 
495 Phoenixville Rd 
Chaplin, CT 06235-2400 
(860) 455-9455 

William Ross Public Library 
(860) 455-9424 
FAX (860) 455-0515 

Historical Map Collection

Map and Geographic Image Center

University of Connecticut 


Chaplin  Information and History

A History of Chaplin in Bayles, 1889,  prepared by Jan Harris
Town of Chaplin Official Website
Town history, Church history, and Biographies, hosted by Connecticut Genealogy

Real Picture Postcards and Photos from Chaplin, CT

Chaplin Bridge De Witter Homestead Snow-Bowen Homestead Chaplin Center
c. 1910
Diana's Pool

Ross Library

const. 1911

View from Congregational Church looking north c. 1940
Chaplin Congregational
Chaplin Falls

1869 Maps Containing Household Names

1869 Map Chaplin Center
map insert

 (scanned images of reproduction, images are large to retain detail and may load slowly)


Chaplin Genealogy Information and Data

    Vital Records

Barbour Collection of Vital Records Town of Chaplin,  Windham County USGenWeb

Mentions of Chaplin in the Norwich Vital Records, Volumes 1-7.

Mentions of Chaplin in the Woodstock Vital Records.

Mentions of Chaplin in the Colchester-Westchester Congregational Church marriages.



NEW The Confession of Faith and Covenants of the Church of Christ in Chaplin, Connecticut, The Names of all Persons Admitted as Members Since its Organization, 1881. Crandell's Printing House, Willimantic, Connecticut. Contains the "Catalogue of Members" beginning May 31, 1810.  Also, many additional names added by an unknown source handwritten in pen.  The information contains Date of Admission, Members Admitted, How Admitted, and Deaths and Removals.  This booklet graciously donated by The Honorable Nancy M. Gale, Judge of Probate,  Woodstock, CT.

Mentions of Chaplin in Connecticut. General Assembly. Record of Service of Connecticut Men in the Army and Navy of the United States During the War of the Rebellion. Hartford: Case, Lockwood, & Brainard, 1889.

Windham County Connecticut Genealogy Page   Includes many links, sources of data, and other resources from Windham County.

Hale Collection of Cemetery Inscriptions,  Windham County USGenWeb.

Federal Census of the United States, 1790, Windham County USGenWeb.

Surname List


To submit a name for the Chaplin USGenWeb Surname List, send the host of this page an email message with "Chaplin USGenWeb Surname List" in the subject line.  Please include the following information in the body of the message:

1.      Family Surname

2.      Any remarks you would like to include with the surname post

3.      Your name

4.      Contact information including email, web page, or address



Windham County, Connecticut Queries   (New query boards in conjunction with Ancestry.com)

Lookup Volunteers

Elaine Merrell [email protected] has Connecticut Divorces, Superior Court Records for the Counties of Tolland and Windham, 1719-1910, by, Grace Louise Knox and Barbara B. Ferris, and is willing to do limited look ups.

Linda Pingel  [email protected] I have the following publication and will volunteer to look-up and/or transcribe complete bios for the USGenWeb Tolland & Windham County web sites. "Commemorative Biographical Record of Tolland and Windham Counties Connecticut, containing Biographical Sketches of Prominent and Representative Citizens and of Many of the Early Settled Families.Published by J.H. Beers & Co., Chicago, 1903." There are about 600 names and over 1200 pages in this volume - lots of information.   Host note:  Please include specific information in your request including given name and surname, dates and locations if possible.


Local Newspapers


Professional Research

Linda Pagliuco, [email protected] Doing research of land, probate, cemetery, and vital records in
Tolland, Hartford, Windham, and New London Counties. Well versed in local history and have access to several
private libraries and databases. Will also consider towns farther afield upon request. Reasonable rates; please
contact me for quotes or questions.

David Wilson [email protected]: I am doing paid research for towns in Windham County and neighboring towns. Folks should E-MAIL me for prices. I have a large database in my own computer and know town hall locations, libraries, etc., where I can get much more information.

Links to Neighboring Town Genealogy Pages

Town of Ashford, hosted by Andrew W. Franklin
Town of Eastford, hosted by Dick Putnam
Town of Hampton, hosted by Deb Inman
Town of Scotland, hosted by Andrew W. Franklin
Town of Windham, hosted by Susan Gascoigne Taylor
Town of Mansfield, in Tolland County, hosted by Susan Gascoigne Taylor

Links: State of Connecticut

State of Connecticut
Connecticut Historical Commission
The Connecticut Historical Society

Links: Genealogy


Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - U.S. - Connecticut




Lookup Volunteers, Existing Information, and Reports Needed

If you have any Chaplin Connecticut vital statistic resources (published VRs, probate records, land records, burial records, church records, court records, histories, family genealogies) or any information that you would like transcribed and added to this page or you host a  website with any Chaplin sources, please contact me.

Please use subject: Chaplin Volunteer.

mailto: [email protected]

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A USGenWeb Project:

Chaplin, Connecticut Genealogy started March 10,  2000.

This site is created, maintained, and hosted by Andrew W. Franklin.

Update: February 7,  2010

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