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Guilford (Conn.) -- History

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Seward family papers

Call Number: MS 1254
Overview: Correspondence, legal papers, deeds, estate inventories and pencil portraits relating to the Seward family of Killingworth and Guilford, Connecticut. Also figuring in the collection are the Buell, Pierson, Smith and Steevens families.
Dates: 1729-1768

Taintor family collection

Call Number: MS 1256
Overview: Legal and financial papers, including deeds, wills, estate inventories and receipts relating to families in Branford and Guilford, Connecticut, collected by the Taintor family. The families represented in the papers are Barker, Bishop, Foot, Fowler, Hill, Linsly, Monro, Rogers, Russell, Towner and Tyler.
Dates: 1668-1869, bulk 1720-1869

Talman family papers

Call Number: MS 662
Overview: Deeds, leases, miscellaneous documents, and some correspondence of the Talman family, early settlers of Guilford, Connecticut.
Dates: 1683-1866