Connecticut Census Records
Connecticut Census Notes
Colonial Connecticut Census Records include:
Grain Inventory for Hartford, Wethersfield and Windsor. It lists the head of household, number of family members and how many bushels of grain each family owned.
The 1670 Connecticut census is a reconstructed census substitute. It was created by using tax, land, church, freeman and probate records for years 1667-1673. It lists approximately 2300 individuals.
Other early Connecticut census records include 1756, 1762, 1774 and 1776. These statistical censuses really don't offer much help to genealogy researchers.
Connecticut state census records are lacking. There are a few... 1779, 1782, 1798 direct tax documents and an 1821 school census for Glastonbury but most of these censuses will not be very helpful to those doing genealogical research. See: Research Guide to Census Records at the Connecticut State Library & Special Censuses Info.
The Connecticut Military Census Records of 1917 can be a useful tool in genealogy research for this time period. See: 1917 Connecticut Military Census.
Federal Connecticut census records include census years: 1790, 1800, 1810, 1820, 1830, 1840, 1850, 1860, 1870, 1880, 1900, 1910, 1920 & 1930. These are all available to the public. See 1790-1940 Census Collection at Ancestry.
Learn what questions were asked in each census year and where to find census records online. This section of Census Finder covers each census year from 1790-1940 and will give you clues and tips to help you learn to locate your ancestors quickly in census records.
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Statewide Connecticut Census Records Online
Other CT Statewide Genealogy Records Used as Census Substitutes
CT Census Records Online by County
Fairfield County (formed 1666 - Original County)
Fairfield County Census Records
Other Fairfield County Records
1925 City Directory for Norwalk here.
Hartford County (formed 1666 - Original County)
Hartford County Census Records
1776 - A Census of Newington here.
1920 Federal Census Records for Avon (PDF book images require Acrobat Reader)
1920 Federal Census Records for Granby (PDF book images require Acrobat Reader)
Other Hartford County Records
1861-1862 City Directory for Hartford located here.
1875 City Directory for Hartford located here.
1915 City Directory for Avon located here.
1915 City Directory for Canton located here.
1915 City Directory for East Granby located here.
1915 City Directory for Granby located here.
1915 City Directory for Simsbury located here.
Litchfield County (formed 1751 from Fairfield & Hartford)
Litchfield County Census Records
Other Litchfield County Records
Also See Connecticut Counties: Middlesex-Windham
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