Windham, Town of, 1805-2012 (RG 062:163)

RG 062:163, Town of Windham Inventory of Records

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Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Container List

Records 1805-2012


RG 062:163, Town of Windham

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright 2007 by the Connecticut State Library


Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Windham (Conn.)
Title: Town of Windham records
Dates: 1805-2012
Quantity: 101.5 cubic feet
Abstract: School, vital, tax, financial, and welfare records for the town of Windham and city of Willimantic.
Identification: RG062_163
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The town of Windham was incorporated in May 1692. The City of Willimantic was incorporated in January 1893. The Town of Windham and City of Willimantic consolidated on July 1, 1983.

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Scope and Content

School, vital, tax, financial, and welfare records for the town of Windham and city of Willimantic.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Welfare files (Accessions 1986-067) are restricted by Connecticut General Statutes 1-210(b)(10), 17b-90, 42-471, and 45a-754.

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Index Terms

Subjects:

Local taxation -- Connecticut -- Windham -- Registers
Property tax -- Connecticut -- Windham -- Registers
Public welfare -- Connecticut -- Windham
School enrollment -- Connecticut -- Windham -- Statistics
Tax assessment -- Connecticut -- Windham -- Registers
Taxation -- Connecticut -- Windham -- Registers
Voter registration -- Connecticut -- Windham

Places:

Willimantic (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence
Windham (Conn.) -- Records and correspondence
Windham (Conn.) -- Statistics, Vital

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Container List

Records, 1805-2012
Accession: T000655
Rate bills, 1805-1830 Box 1
Sixth School District register, 1875-1876
Accession: 1986-045
Abatement list, 1918, 1 bundle Box 1
Includes uncollected taxes, 1916.
Assessor's reports, 1919-1927, 1 bundle
Includes taxes paid, 1913.
Board of Engineers of the Fire Department rosters, 1899-1909, 1 bundle
Board of Relief assessments, 1918-1929, 2 bundles
Certified election returns, 1916 November 7, 1 bundle
Collector's reports to treasurer, 1910-1912, 1 bundle
Collector's statements, 1913-1914, 1 bundle
Conditional Bill of Sales and various other legal documents registered with town clerk, 1921-1922, 1 bundle
Elector applications, 1912, 1927-1930, 2 bundles
Electors registering in other towns, 1934, 1 bundle
Military exemptions, 1895-1912, 1 bundle
Includes notices, 1931.
Miscellaneous documents, 1899, 1904, 1919-1928, 1965-1967, 1 bundle
Contains military and commercial business matters and lists of names.
School accounts, 1930-1932, 1937, 3 bundles
Sworn statement about wagons owned, 1903, 1 bundle
Town meetings, 1897, 1916 October 2, 2 bundles
Voting and election miscellaneous documents, 1895-1896, 1903-1928, 2 bundles
Sexton reports, 1892-1923 Boxes 2-3
Unarranged.
For later sexton reports see accession 2013-053.
Accession: 1986-067
These files are RESTRICTED. See Restrictions on Access note above.
Town welfare case files, 1930-1976 Boxes 1-77
Town welfare disbursements, 1930-1976 Boxes 78-97
Administrative files, 1930-1976 Boxes 98-106
Town welfare grocery accounts, 1930-1976 Boxes 107-109
Accession: 2013-052
Windham tax abstracts
Tax abstracts for Windham starting in 1872 are not assigned box or item numbers. Researchers should request items by indicating year up to 1944 by indicating year. 1917 was not transferred to the Connecticut State Library.
1820, 1821, 1822, 1823, 1824, 1825, 1826, 1830, 1834, 1835 Box 1
There is one undated volume in this box, noted as "Possibly c.1829".
1844, 1845, 1846, 1847, 1850, 1852, 1853, 1854, 1855, 1856, 1857, 1858, 1859 Box 2
1860, 1861, 1863, 1864, 1865, 1866, 1867, 1868 Box 3
1872, 1873, 1874, 1875, 1876, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1880, 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1894, 1895, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 72 volumes
Willimantic tax abstracts
Tax abstracts for Willimantic are not assigned box or item numbers. Researchers should request items by indicating year up to 1944 by indicating year.
The following years were not transferred to the Connecticut State Library, 1837-1845, 1851, 1854, 1855, 1857, 1858, 1875, 1894, 1927.
A range of years indicate multiple years in a single volume. Years listed twice indicate mutplie volumes labeled for that year.
1833-1836, 1846, 1847, 1848-1849, 1852, 1853, 1856, 1859, 1860, 1861, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1865-1866, , 1867-1872, 1871, 1873, 1874, 1876-1878, 1879-1882, 1881, 1883-1884, 1883-1884, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889, 1890, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1895, 1896, 1896, 1897, 1898, 1899, 1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 82 volumes
Accession: 2013-053
For earlier sexton reports see accession 1986-045.
Sexton reports, 1938-1987 Box 1
Sexton reports, 1988-2012 Box 2
Accession: 2014-010
Willimantic Treasurer journal, 1890-1898, 1 volume Item 1
On spine: "A"
Willimantic Treasurer journal, 1898-1908, 1 volume Item 2
On spine: "B"
Willimantic Treasurer journal, 1908-1919, 1 volume Item 3
On spine: "C"
Willimantic Treasurer journal, 1919-11926, 1 volume Item 4
On spine: "D"
Record of electors, 1928-1932, 1 volume Item 5
Record of electors, 1932-1934, 1 volume Item 6
Record of electors, 1935-1937, 1 volume Item 7
Record of electors, 1938-1939, 1 volume Item 8
Record of electors, 1940-1955, 1 volume Item 9
Record of electors, 1956-1970, 1 volume Item 10
Record of electors, 1970-1976, 1 volume Item 11
Record of electors, 1977-1994, 1 volume Item 12
Record of electors, 1995-2006, 1 volume Item 13