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Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut Genealogy

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Brief History[edit | edit source]

Hebron is a town in Tolland County, Connecticut, United States. Hebron was incorporated May 26, 1708.

Cemeteries[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

At its founding, Congregationalism was the dominant religion in Connecticut and was even the state religion until 1818. Other common Christian denominations include the Methodist, Episcopal, Roman Catholic, and Baptist churches.

To see the churches in Hebron, visit.

Many Connecticut churches have deposited their records at the Connecticut State Library. The following are church records available online for the town of Hebron:

City Directories[edit | edit source]

Land Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most land records are kept at the town level. The following are online land records for the town of Hebron:

Libraries and Historical Societies[edit | edit source]

Hebron Historical Society
P. O. Box 43
Hebron, CT 06248-0043
E-Mail: membeship@hebronhistoricalsociety.org
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Website

Douglas Library of Hebron
22 Main Street
Hebron, CT 06248
860-228-9312
E-mail: info@douglaslibrary.org
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Website

Maps[edit | edit source]

The following are online maps of the town of Hebron:

Newspapers[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most probate records are kept at the town level. Hebron Probate Court was moved and renamed to Andover Probate Court June 27, 1851. Constituted May session, 1789, from Windham, East Haddam, and East Windsor Probate Courts. The records of Hebron previous to June 27, 1851, are in Andover Probate Court. The following are online probate records for the town of Hebron:

Town Histories[edit | edit source]

Town Records[edit | edit source]

In Connecticut, most records are kept at the town level and generally began being kept at the founding of the town. These records may include the following:

  • Births
  • Marriages
  • Deaths
  • Burials
  • Cemetery records
  • Appointments
  • Earmarks
  • Estrays (stray animals)
  • Freemens' oaths (men eligible to vote)
  • Land records
  • Mortgages
  • Name changes
  • Care of the poor
  • School records
  • Surveys
  • Tax lists
  • Town meeting minutes
  • Voter registrations
  • Warning outs (of town)

The following are Hebron town records available online:

Town Clerk[edit | edit source]

The town clerk is responsible for these records, and so most originals can be found at the town clerk's office.

Hebron Town Clerk
15 Gilead Street (Route 85)
Hebron, CT 06248
860-228-5971 x124
E-mail: cpomprowicz@hebronct.com
website

Vital Records[edit | edit source]

Births[edit | edit source]

Marriages[edit | edit source]

Deaths[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]