Litchfield County, Connecticut Online Historical Directories

Dedicated to my friend, Barbara Petura, of Relative Musings genealogy blog.

Expand your research by checking out the Connecticut Online Historical Newspapers here.

Links to directories at Ancestry are to the images themselves, which are browsable. Non-subscribers will not be able to view these. Non-subscribers can, however, use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details). To search by name, directory, year, or keyword, go to Ancestry's U.S. City Directories search engine. For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.

A number of Torrington directories at Ancestry have been listed under Winsted in their collection. They are listed here correctly for Torrington.

Links to directories at New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) are to the images themselves, which are browsable.  Non-subscribers will not be able to view these. Non-subscribers can, however, use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details).  To search by keyword, go to the Digital Archive & Library search engine on this page (it is the second search box).  For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.

Links to directories at GenealogyToday are to the search engine for that particular directory, which is searchable without a subscription. Non-subscribers can use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details). For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.


1810s



1870s - 1880s


 - includes business directory for Wolcottville (now Torrington) and New Hartford









1890s














1900s




















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1920s
















1930s












1940s







 - starts with page 364, Sochocki, Henry J. entry





1950s















1960s - 1980s




 - includes Goshen, Harwington, Litchfield, Norfolk, and Winsted

 - includes Goshen, Harwington, Litchfield, Norfolk, and Winsted



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