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Annals of Winchester (and Winsted), Connecticut

Table of Contents for Annals of Winchester and Winsted, CT

(Interestingly, Boyd did not include a Table of Contents in the original book)

Chapter Subhead/comments Pages
Opening Pages Title page thru Preface unnumbered - xi
Chapter 1 Preliminary History - Land Title 9 - 14
Chapter 2 Proprietors of Winchester 15 - 19
Chapter 3 Physical conformation 20 - 24
Chapter 4 Indians, game, thoroughfares 25 - 30
Chapter 5 Resume -- Pioneer settlers 31 - 39
Chapter 6 Pioneer settlers 40 - 74
Chapter 7 Society of Winchester organized -- first house of worship 75 - 80
Chapter 8 Incorporation and organization of the town 81 - 85
Chapter 9 Organization of church and settlement of first pastor 86 - 91
Chapter 10 1771 to 1775 -- Resume and new settlers 92 - 121
Chapter 11 Population -- Town votes -- New settlers 122 - 133
Chapter 12 War records -- Half-way Covenant troubles -- New settlers 134 - 157
Chapter 13 Close of the Revolutionary War -- Resume 158 - 166
Chapter 14 Winchester Society continued -- 1784 - 1791 167 - 185
Chapter 15 Annals and records -- 1791 - 1801 186 - 216
Chapter 16 Early schools 217 - 222
Chapter 17 Emigration westward - Family records - From 1801 - 1811 223 - 241
Chapter 18 State of Society -- Customs -- Family records -- 1811 - 1831 242 - 250
Chapter 19 Roads, paupers, selectmen, ecclesiastical affairs, manufactories, seminaries, &c. -- From 1831 to 1872 251 - 262
Chapter 20 Winsted Society -- First settlers and family records 263 - 279
Chapter 21 Incorporation of Winsted Society, and continued immigration 280 - 289
Chapter 22 Winsted immigrants and family records -- From 1783 to 1791 290 - 310
Chapter 23 Winsted immigrants and family records continued -- From 1791 to 1801 311 - 345
Chapter 24 Ancient and modern Winsted -- Ecclesiastical history 346 - 357
Chapter 25 Villages of Winsted -- Early aspect and growth 358 - 362
Chapter 26 Settlers -- Family records -- School houses and schools -- Statistics -- 1801 - 1811 363 - 405
Chapter 27 New comers -- Family records -- War of 1812; its effect on business, &c. -- 1811 - 1821 406 - 421
Chapter 28 New comers -- Family records -- Grammar school -- 1821 - 1831 (NOTE:  this chapter is erroneously numbered 18 in the original) 422 - 429
Chapter 29 Growth of villages -- Borough of Clifton -- Post-offices -- New buildings and factories -- 1831 - 1841 430 - 434
Chapter 30 New streets and factories -- Winsted Bank -- Hurlbut Bank -- Naugatuck Railroad -- Episcopal Church -- New Burying-ground -- 1841 - 1851 435 - 441
Chapter 31 Mechanics and laborers -- Roman Catholic Church -- Savings and Building Association -- New streets 442 - 450
Chapter 32 From 1851 to 1861 451 - 459
Chapter 33 The War of the Rebellion -- Volunteers in the service -- Contributions of money and supplies -- 1861 - 1871 460 - 486
Chapter 34 Business operations as affected by the rebellion -- Building operations -- Increase of taxable property -- Connecticut Western Railroad -- Temperance reform and decadence -- Masonic societies -- 1861 - 1872 487 - 504
Chapter 35 Rise and progress of manufactures 505 - 523
Centennial Exercises Commemoration of the organization of the Town of Winchester, 1871 525 - 615
Appendix Town, County, and legislative officers 617 - 620
Index to Annals of Winchester Subjects -- Settlers and inhabitants specially noted with their family records -- Index of names 621 - 631
Errata Errors and corrections 632 - 632
Index of places (added by Between the Lakes Group)
 

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