Windham County, CT

WINDHAM COUNTY, situated at the southeast corner of Vermont, with Connecticut river on the east. Area, 780 square miles. Face of the country, hilly and broken; soil, generally good. Seat of justice, Fayetteville or Newfane. Pop. in 1810, 26,760; in 1820, 28,659; in 1830, 28,758; in 1840, 27,442; in 1850, 29,062. (Fanning's, 1853)
    Place Unit Type
    Containing Unit
    Birthplace of
    Name Type
    Ashford, CT City or Town
    Brooklyn, CT City or Town
    Eastford, CT City or Town
    Hampton, CT City or Town
    Plainfield, CT City or Town
    How to Cite This Page: "Windham County, CT," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College,