Genealogies and Family Histories of Norwalk

Norwalk History Room Family Genealogies and Family Histories that have Online Links

General Genealogies of Norwalk

Norwalk (Charles M. Selleck)
R 974.69 SEL

The Ancient Historical Records of Norwalk, Connecticut: With a Plan of the Ancient Settlement, and of the Town in 1847 (Edwin Hall)
R 974.69 HAL


Family Genealogies

Genealogical Register of the Descendants of George Abbot of Andover: George Abbot of Rowley, Thomas Abbot of Andover, Arthur Abbot of Ipswich, Robert Abbot of Branford, Ct. and George Abbot of Norwalk, Ct. 
R 929.2 ABBOT ABB

Arnold, Redway and Earle Families
R 929.2 ARNOLD BOU

Genealogy of the Benedicts in America
R 929.2 BENEDICT BEN VOL. 1

Betts Family History 1634-1958
R 929.2 BETTS ROB

Bouton--Boughton Family; Descendants of John Bouton, a Native of France, who Embarked from Gravesend, Eng., and Landed at Boston in December, in 1635, and Settled at Norwalk, CT.
R 929.2 BOUTON BOU

An Informative Index:  The Names of Persons and Their Essential Genealogical Data, as given in The Bouton-Boughton Family, by James Boughton, 1890 (Compiled by Willis A. Boughton)
R 929.2 BOUTON BOU

Bouton, Boughton, and Farnam Families
R 929.2 BOUTON BOU

A History and Genealogy of the Comstock Family in America
R 929.2 COMSTOCK COM

Anthony Comstock, fighter : some impressions of a lifetime adventure in conflict with the powers of evil / by Charles Gallaudet Trumbull. (1913) New York: Fleming H. Revell Co.
R B Comstock TRU

The DeLongs of New York and Brooklyn
R 929.2 DELONG DEL

Records of the Descendants of Nathaniel Ely (Heman Ely)
R 929.2 ELY ELY

A Record of the Descendants of John Fillow
R 929.2 FILLOW VAN

Ancestors and Descendants of Henry Gregory
R 929.2 GREGORY GRE

The Genealogy and History of the Guild, Guile, and Gile Family
R 929.2 GUILD BUR

Hale, House and Related Families Mainly of the Connecticut River Valley
R 929.2 HALE JAC

Descendants of Rev. Thomas Hanford (Augustus C. Golding)
R 929.2 HANFORD DES
(Norwalk History Room only owns Volume One for this item but the online link provides access to both volumes.)
   Volume 1     Volume 2 

A Genealogical History of the Hoyt, Haight, and Hight Families: With Some Account of the Earlier Hyatt Families, a List of the First Settlers of Salisbury and Amesbury, Mass., etc.
R 929.2 HOYT HOY

Descendants of Robert Lockwood: Colonial and Revolutionary History of the Lockwood Family in America, from A.D. 1630
R 929.2 LOCKWOOD HOL

Lineage of Rev. Richard Mather
R 929.2 MATHER MAT

Platt Genealogy in America, From the Arrival of Richard Platt in New Haven, Connecticut, in 1638
R 929.2 PLATT PLA

Genealogies of the Raymond Families of New England, 1630-1 to 1886.
R 929.2 RAYMOND RAY

Reed-Read Lineage:  Captain John Reed of Providence R.I., and Norwalk, Conn. and His Descendants through His Sons John and Thomas 1660-1909
R 929.2 REED WRI

The Resseguie Family.  A Historical and Genealogical Record of Alexander Resseguie of Norwalk, Conn., and Four Generations of His Descendants
R 929.2 RESSEGUIE MOR

The St. John Genealogy (Orline St. John Alexander)
R 929.2 ST JOHN ALE

Revised Edition of the Index of the St. John Genealogy by Orline St. John Alexander
R 929.2 ST JOHN ALE

Selleck and Peck Genealogy Compiled by William Edwin Selleck
R 929.2 SELLECK SELL

A History of the Seymour Family:  Descendants of Richard Seymour of Hartford, Connecticut
R 929.2 SEYMOUR JAC

Genealogy of the Stevens Family, From 1635 to 1891
R 929.2 STEVENS STE

The Trowbridge Genealogy:  History of the Trowbridge Family in America
R 929.2 TROWBRIDGE TRO

The Whitney Family of Connecticut
R 929.2 WHITNEY PHO (Volumes 1-3)
   Volume 1     Volume 2     Volume 3

General Genealogies for the State of Connecticut

Genealogical and Family History of the State of Connecticut
(William Richard Cutter, et. al.)

R 929.3746 GEN (Volumes 1 – 4)
Volume 1    Volume 2   Volume 3   Volume 4 

A Genealogical Dictionary of the First Settlers of New England
R 929.1072 SAV (Volumes 1-4)
Volume 1   Volume 2   Volume 3    Volume 4

A Catalogue Of The Names Of The Early Puritan Settlers Of The Colony Of Connecticut : With The Time Of Their Arrival In The Country And Colony : Their Standing In Society, Place Of Residence, Condition In Life, Where From, Business, &C., As Far As Is Found On Record Collected From Records ) (Link is to 1852 Edition)
R 974.6 CAT    (1968 reprint of 1846 edition

ONLINE LINKS TO GENEALOGIES AND FAMILY HISTORIES
NOT IN THE NORWALK HISTORY ROOM

A List of Some American Genealogies which Have Been Printed in Book Form (1897)

Fifty Puritan Ancestors, 1628-1660: Genealogical Notes, 1560-1900 (1902)

The Bulkeley Genealogy: Rev. Peter Bulkeley, Being an Account of His Career, His Ancestry, the Ancestry of His Two Wives, and His Relatives in England and New England, Together with a Genealogy of His Descendants Through the Seventh American Generation (1933)

Descendants of George Abbott, of Rowley, Mass. (1906)
Descendants of George Abbott, of Rowley, Mass., of His Joint Descendants With George Abbott, sr., of Andover, Mass.; of the Descendants of Daniel Abbott, of Providence, R. I.; of Some of the Descendants of Capt. Thomas Abbott, of Andover, Mass.; of George Abbott, of Norwalk Ct.; of Robert Abbott, of Branford Ct.; with Brief Notes of Many Others of the Name, Original Settlers in the United States by Lemuel Abijah Abbott (1906)
Volume 1   Volume 2 

Family Records of George Clark and Daniel Kellogg: With Their Descendants.  Also, Family Record in Part of Edward Nas(1877)

The Genealogy of the Cleveland and Cleaveland Families (1899)
Volume I    Volume II   Volume III

The Comstock Family in America: Ten Generations of the Descendants of William Comstock of Wethersfield, Connecticut, 1636 (1938)

 A Comstock Genealogy; Descendants of William Comstock of New London, Conn. Who Died After 1662  (1907)

 A Family History.  Comstock and Allied Families: Baker, Titus, Vrooman, West, Bingham, Etc(1930)

 Some Descendants of Samuel Comstock of Providence, R.I., who Died about 1660 (1905)

 History of the Fitch Family, A. D. 1400-1930 (1930)
Volume 1
Volume 2 

The Fitch Family Association (1929)

Ancestors & Descendants of Henry Gregory
Bennewitz, Kathleen Motes (2020). Alyse Gregory: Finding her “Voice” through Woman's Suffrage Connecticut History Review , Fall 2020, Vol. 59, No. 2 (Fall 2020), pp. 72-108.

About the author:  Kathleen Motes Bennewitz is the Westport town curator and an independent American art historian and exhibition curator.  Recently, Kathleen curated “From Corsets to Suffrage: Victorian Women Trailblazers,” Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum (2019), and “Westport’s Suffragists—Our Neighbors, Our Crusaders,” Westport Library (2020).  The Norwalk History Room has had the privilege to have worked with Kathleen on various projects over the past few years.  This article is the culmination of a tremendous amount of research by Kathleen.

The Hale Family of Connecticut (1907)

The Halls of New England: Genealogical and Biographical (1883)

 The Hendrick Genealogy: Daniel Hendrick of Haverhill, Mass., and His Descendants, with an Appendix Containing Brief Accounts of Several Other Hendrick Families (1923)

The Genealogy of the Hitchcock Family: Who are Descended from Matthias Hitchcock of East Haven, Conn., and Luke Hitchcock of Wethersfield, Conn.  (1894)

A Genealogical History of John Hoyt of Salisbury, and David Hoyt of Deerfield, (Massachusetts,) and Their Descendants: With Some Account of The Earlier Connecticut Hoyts and an appendix, containing the family record of William Barnes of Salisbury, a list of the first settlers of Salisbury and Amesbury, & cand an appendix, containing the family record of William Barnes of Salisbury, a list of the first settlers of Salisbury and Amesbury, & c.
by David Webster Hoyt (1857).  Boston, C. B. Richardson. 

Record of the Hoyt Family Meeting (1866)

Contains a partial listing of the Hoyt Genealogy:
The Red Mill on the Old Post Road (Peter Biggins, website)
In the section under 1982 Historical Society article by Louise McLean

The Jamesons and Related Families (1913)

The Jarvis Family; Or the Descendants of the First Settlers of the Name in Massachusetts and Long Island, and Those Who Have More Recently Settled in Other Parts of the United States and British America (1879)

The Kelloggs in the Old World and the New (1903)
 Volume I     Volume II     Volume III  

Genealogy of the Mather Family, From About 1500 to 1847; With Sundry Biographical Notices (1848)

 History and Genealogy of the Mead Family of Fairfield County, Connecticut, Eastern New York, Western Vermont, and Western Pennsylvania, from A.D. 1180 to 1900 (1901)

The Nash family; or, Records of the Descendants of Thomas Nash, of New Haven, Connecticut, 1640 (1853) 

An Abridged Genealogy of the Olmstead Family of New England (1869)

The Platt Lineage: A Genealogical Research and Record (1891)

 History of the Reed Family in Europe and America (1861)

Contains a partial listing of the Reed Genealogy:
The Red Mill on the Old Post Road (Peter Biggins, website)
In the section under 1982 Historical Society article by Louise McLean

Descendants of Reinhold and Matthew Marvin of Hartford, CT., 1638 and 1635 (1904)

The English Ancestry of Reinold and Matthew Marvin of Hartford, CT., 1638 (1900)

A Genealogy of the Families of John Rockwell, of Stamford, Conn., 1641, and Ralph Keeler, of Hartford, Conn., 1639 (1903)

Descendants of Robert Seeley (1602 -1667) and Obadiah Seeley (1614- 1657) Generations One Through Five (1997)

The English Home and Ancestry of Richard Seamer or Semer of Hartford, Conn., Progenitor of the Seymours of Connecticut and New York: Communicated to the New England Historical and Genealogical Register (1917)

Richard Seymour, Hartford, 1640: A Paper Read before the Connecticut Chapter Daughters of Founders and Patriots of America (1903)

Genealogy of the Descendants of Richard Seymour, From the First Settlement of Hartford, CT., in 1635 (1880)

Sherman Genealogy Including Families of Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, England: Some Descendants of the Immigrants, Captain John Sherman, Reverend John Sherman, Edmund Sherman and Samuel Sherman, and the Descendants of Honorable Roger Sherman and Honorable Charles R. Sherman (1920)

The Sterling Genealogy (1909)

A Complete Genealogy of the Van Hoosear Family : Embracing all Descendants of Rinear Van Hoosear, an Officer in the Revolutionary Army (1902)

Scribner Family
 “The Scribner Family” in Colonial New York: Philip Schuyler and His Family (1885): Volume II, Pages 439-455.
“New Albany with a Short Sketch of the Scribner Family. “New Albany with a Short Sketch of the Scribner Family.” Indiana Magazine of History (September 1921): Pages 211-242

Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy (1910)
First Volume       Second Volume

Waters, H. F. (Henry Fitz-Gilbert)., New England Historic Genealogical Society. The New England historical and genealogical register. Boston, New England Historic Genealogical Society. Issues from 1847 - 1924

NEW ENGLAND HISTORICAL AND GENEALOGICAL REGISTERS - 1847-1924

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  1847

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1848

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1849

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1850

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1851

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1852

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1853

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1854

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1855

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1856

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1857

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1858

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1859

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1860

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1861

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1862

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1863

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1864

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1865

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1866

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1867

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register.  For the Year 1868

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register and Antiquarian Journal.   For the Year 1869

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register and Antiquarian Journal.   For the Year 1870

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register and Antiquarian Journal.   For the Year 1871

The New England Historical & Genealogical Register and Antiquarian Journal.   For the Year 1872