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stockvault-notes189845In an effort to exploit my OCD-ness for good, here is a list of late 18th century surnames present in the western half of Connecticut during the American Revolution…

(Yes, I’m serious. Now, stop laughing before I develop a new complex.)

So, please, allow my eccentric, psychiatrically unsound approach to research aid you in finding that elusive character name.

Until tomorrow…

Chloe

Post-note: Of course this list is far from complete, but it’s a nice start.

 

Surnames of Late 18th Century Connecticut

Abel

Andrews

Andrus

Atherton

Ayers

Baghrah

Balhaldon

Ball

Bard

Barley

Barns

Bartlett

Beach

Beecher

Beeman

Bement

Benjamin

Benton

Bestow

Bevins

Bidwell

Bigelow

Bingham

Blish

Blodget

Boland

Bosworth

Boyd

Brett

Brewer

Brooks

Buck

Buel

Bulcroft

Bull

Camp

Carley

Carrington

Caser

Caulkins

Chalker

Chapin

Chapman

Churchill

Clark

Cleaveland

Collar

Colman

Conkling

Cooper

Couch

Covell

Cowdry

Cowles

Crocker

Culver

Dailey

Dauchy

Dean

Delano

Delin

Deling

Devaux

DeWolf

Dewsnap

Dibble

Dickens

Dote

Doty

Dutcher

Eells

Eldred

Eltruda

Emmons

Fenn

Finley

Folliot

Fox

Frink

Fuller

Garret

Gernon

Gibbs

Goodale

Goodrich

Goslee

Graham

Gray

Griswold

Groat

Hale

Hatch

Hills

Holden

Hollister

Holly

Holmes

House

How

Hubbard

Hull

Hundt

Hunter

Hurd

Hutchinson

Ingersoll

James

Jarvis

Jewell

Joslin

Juckett

Judson

Keeney

Kembel

Kidder

Kilbourn

Kimberly

Knibloe

Knickerbacker

Lambert

Landon

Latimer

Latison

Lemley

Lomes

Loomis

Loveland

Lovell

Low

Lyons

Mallory

Marryfield

Marsh

Mather

Maxim

McAllister

McArthur

Mead

Merchant

Methvan

Mills

Mitchel

Morley

Morse

Moshier

Newill

Nichols

Nodine

Northrup

Nye

Orr

Orton

Parlin

Parsons

Peck

Perry

Pew

Porter

Post

Pratt

Priest

Rawley

Reed

Reynolds

Risley

Roarback

Rockefeller

Root

Russell

Ryant

Sardam

Scott

Scoville

Sherwood

Shirtliff

Shook

Silvernail

Slover

Sparks

Sterling

Stoddard

Stratton

Strickland

Strong

Sturges

Swift

Talcott

Thorp

Ticknor

Tobey

Towsley

Treat

Truelove

Tryon

Tucker

Turner

Turrill

Twing

Vandeusen

Vosburgh

Waldron

Warner

Weir

Welden

Weldon

Welles

West

Wetherell

Whiting

Whittlesey

Wickham

Wier

Wilcox

Wilkin

Willcocks

Wire

Wolcott

Woodward

Woodworth

Wrisley

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