People of Color at Woodstock, Connecticut

Native Americans & African Americans

Compiled by Thomas L. Doughton, 1996

Woodstock Vital Records Excerpts

Volume 4: 1848-1866

Volume 5: 1867-1929

Manuscript Births, Marriages, Deaths, Office of the Town Clerk

Woodstock Town Hall at Woodstock, Connecticut

 Volume 4: 1750-1866

( beginning 1848 )

 

April 4, 1848 Lewis Dailey, 27, colored, day laborer, born Woodstock, marries Hannah Diggins, 28, colored, born Woodstock, (244)

Dec. 20, 1847 James Nedson, 26, colored, farmer, born Woodstock, marries Diantha Dorus, 26, colored, born Woodstock (244)

Sept. 15., 1847 Nancy Crowd, 15, colored, born Woodstock, dies consumption(246)

May 31, 1848 Charles Crowd, 18, colored, born Woodstock, dies, consumption (246)

July 9, 1849 Cuff Fellows, 85, black, born Woodstock, dies, (266)

Oct. 17, 1850 Benjamin Dailey, 66, colored, Lewis Dailey's son, born (272)

March 30, 1850 Gerry Crowd, 24, colored, farmer, born Woodstock, marries Sarah Crowd, 23, colored, born Canton, Mass. (274)

Jan. 18, 1850 Rhoda Dail[e]y, 57, colored, born Woodstock, dies (276)

May 8, 1851 Esbon R. Dorus born, son of Esbon Dorus, colored, shoemaker, Ann[genette] [White] Dorus, colored (280)

May 22, 1851 Georgianna A. Peters, dies, no age, dau Charles Peters & Lydia Peters (280)

June 11, 1851 Richard Addison, 40, colored, laborer, birthplace unknown, marries Mary Dail[e]y, 32, colored, born Woodstock (282)

March 5, 1851 Mary Malbon[e], 47, colored, dies, consumption (282)

March 18, 1851 Rhoda Dorus, black, born, Charles Dorus, 33, black, farmer & Mary Ann [Dixon], 24, black (278)

Feb.--, 1851 John Phillips, 70, colored, born Ashford, dies, exposure(282)

April 10, 1852 ----- Dorus, male, born,---, Esbon Dorus, 41, "yellow" & Anginette [White] Dorus, 24, "yellow" (290)

March 1, 1853 Ezbin [Esbon] Dorus, 2, black, dies, lung fever (298)

Aug. 20, 1853 ---, Newport, female, born, dau Erastus Newport, black, born Woodstock, laborer & ----- Newport, black (292)

Dec. 25, 1853 ---, Addison, female, born, daughter Richard Addison, black, 35, & Mary Addison, black, 34 (294)

Feb. 6, 1854 --- Ringold, male or female, born, George Ringold, black, & Mary Ringold, black, born Woodstock (304)

March 5, 1854 William H. Malbone, dies, 23, black, born Woodstock, consumption, brickmaker (310)

Aug. 13, 1854 Susan E. Addison, dies, 8 months, consumption (310)

March 22, 1854 Delilah Bates, dies, "about 100," old age, birthplace unknown, pauper, widow (312)

April 1, 1855 Alman Dailey, born, black, Lewis Dailey, black & Hannah Dailey, black (314)

May 3, 1855 ---Atus, male, Sam Atus, black, & Hannah Atus, black, born Pomfret (316)

Dec. 1, 1855 --- Turner, male, colored, John Turner, colored, born Woodstock & ---- Turner, colored, born Woodstock(320)

Feb. 3, 1856 Samuel Johnson John Malbone [???confusing entry: either double names, single names or possibly twins: record uncertain], colored, John S. Malbone, 23, black, born Woodstock & Maria Johnson, 23, black, born Woodstock (320)

July 8, 1855 Jenny Smith, 72, colored, dies, heart disease (322)

Dec. 27, 1855 Waity Randall, age unknown, b, widow, born Ashford, dies (324)

Nov. 15, 1855 Anstous [Anstis] Dailey, 29, colored, born Woodstock, marries Sarah Burrill, 29, colored, born Woodstock (326)

June 20, 1856 ---- Addison, male, born, Richardson Addison, 37, black, & Mary Addison, 36, black (332)

Dec. 11, 1856 Martha Henry [Henries], 84, black, born Woodstock, widow, pauper, dies, old age (334)

July 11, 1858 ---- Lambert, born Sam Lambert , colored, & Hannah Lambert, colored, born Woodstock (353)

March 11, 1858 George Dailey, 70, black, born Woodstock, widower marries Susan L Hazard, 25, black, born Ware, Mass., single (358)

Dec. 28, 1859 ----- Henry, male, Lorenzo Henry [Henries], 47, black, born Woodstock, & Hannah Henry, 38, black, born Woodstock (368)

Jan. 22, 1860 Eleanor Crowd, 64, dies, jaundice, birthplace unknown, residence Worcester, Mass., widow (376)

Dec. 17, 1860 Joseph Jackson, 17, black, consumption, born Abington, laborer, single, dies (376)

July 24, 1861 Agnes Viola Dail[e]y, born, dau George Dailey, 74, colored, gardener & Susan Dailey, 29, colored (382)

July 30, 1861 Ida S. Dorus, born, Charles L. Dorus & Mary Ann [Dixon] (382)

Dec. 31, 1861 Jessie E. Malbone, born, Charles Malbone, colored. born Woodstock & Nancy Malbone, colored, born Woodstock (384)

Feb. 5, 1861 Horatio Henry [Henries], 86, colored, dies, pneumonia & typhoid, residence Woodstock, birthplace not given, no occupation, widower (386)

Sept. 27, 1861 Henry Dixon, 22, colored, dies, heart disease, brickmaker, born Woodstock (386)

June 7, 1862 Henry Hall, 21, colored, born Barre, Mass., residence Ellington, Ct., marries Nancy Ann Eldridge, 22, colored, born Woodstock (400)

Dec. 25, 1863 --- Dixon, female, Hosea Dixon, 19, black, wood chopper & Matilda Dixon, 17, black (406)

Sept. 22, 1863 Nabby Dail[e]y, 98, black, dies, fracture femor, born Woodstock, housewife (414)

Feb. 17, 1864 Liby Dorus, colored, born, Charles Dorus, colored, 35, born Woodstock, laborer & Mary Ann [Dixon], 35, colored, born Woodstock (420)

April 14, 1864 George Dail[e]y, 76, colored, dies, pneumonia, born Woodstock (416)

May 29, 1864 ---- Champ[l]in, male, 8 hours, colored, dies, convulsions(416)

May 29, 1864 ---,Champion [Champlin], male, born, Joseph D.[Champlin], 34, colored, born Norwich & Annie [Champlin], 24, colored (422)

Aug. 4, 1864 Sarah Dorus, 3, colored, dies, dysentery, (416)

Oct. 25, 1864 Eddie Hall, colored, born, Henry Hall, 19, colored, born Hardwick, Mass. & Mary A. Hall, 22, colored, born Eastford (424)

Feb. 10, 1865 Schuyler Dwight, 50, black, dies, intemperance, residence Woodstock, born Palmer, Mass., pauper (440)

June 19, 1865 James Warmsley, 75, dies, "black Indian", heart disease, birthplace unknown, single, pauper (440)

July 6, 1865 Sidney A. Smith, black, 51, of Stafford, born Warren, Mass., widower, marries Miriam Jackson, 21, black, of Worthington, Mass., born Worthington (443)

June 11, 1866 Mary Ann Dorus, colored, born, Charles Dorus, 55, colored, born New York, laborer & Mary Ann [Dixon], colored, 39, born Woodstock (452)

June 25, 1866 Henry H. Dixon, 22, colored, born Woodstock, marries Matilda Nichols, 17, colored, born Webster (452)

Aug. 29, 1866 Joseph Champion [Champlin], colored, born, Joseph B. [Champlin], 35, colored, born Norwich, shoemaker & Anna E. [Champlin], 25, white, born New York (454)

Volume 5: 1867-1929

Births

July --, 1867 Henrietta Jackson, colored, daughter Henry Jackson, colored, born Pomfret, farm laborer, & Eliza Jackson, colored, born Plainfield, child # 8 (2-3)

Feb. 26, 1868 Anne E. Champlin,---, daughter of Joseph D. Champlin, 37, black, born Norwich & Annie E. Fox, 28, white, borh New York, child #2 (4-5)

Oct. 8, 1868 Jacob F. Green, colored, son of William H. Green, 27, black, born Westboro, Mass, & Fidelia Tanner, 20, ‘mixed,’ born Eastford, child #2 (8-9)

Dec. 20, 1869 --- Vickers, female, colored, Charles Vickers, 25, colored, born Hampton, laborer & Polly Dorus,---, colored, born Woodstock, child #1 (12-13)

March 2, 1871 Louisa Murray, colored, George Murray, 21, colored, born Virginia & Louisa Murray, 23, colored, born Virginia, child #3 (16-17)

Aug. 19, 1873 Belle Thornton, colored, Frank R. Thornton, 27, colored, born Virginia & Eliza Thornton, 38, colored, born Plainfield, child #9 (22-23)

Jan. 1, 1875 James P. Dixon, colored, Hosea W. Dixon, 26, colored, laborer, born Woodstock, & Matilda A. Nichols, 28, colored, born Webster, Mass., child # 5 (26-27)

Sept. 2, 1875 ---- Champlin, female, Joseph D. Champlin, 42, colored, laborer, born Norwich & Nancy A. Kendall, 26, colored, born Ashford, child #1 (26-27)

June 15, 1877 ---- Vickers, male, colored, Samuel Vickers, 22, born Hampton & Mary Dorous [Dorus], 20, colored, born Woodstock, child #1 (30-31)

July 21, 1879 Wesley E. Vickers, colored, Samuel Vickers, 23, colored, laborer, born Hampton & Mary Dorus, 22, colored,. born Woodstock, child #2 (34-35)

Sept. 16, 1879 Effie I. Henry [Henries], colored, Nelson H. Henry [Henries], 23, colored, born Killingly, & Matilda Nichols, 30, colored, born Webster, Mass., child #6 (34-35)

Oct. 27, 1881 Leroy Green, black, William Green, 30, black, born "South," farmer & Mary A Green, 21, black, ---, child #1 (38-39)

May 1, 1882 Anna M. Vickers, black, Samuel Vickers, 27, black, born Hampton, laborer & Mary Dorous [Dorus], 26, born Woodstock, child #3(40-41)

Feb. 17, 1885 Kenneth B. Dorous [Dorus], ---, Ephraim E. Dorous [Dorus], 24, "Indian," laborer & Julia L. Crawford, 35, white, born Union, child #2 (46-47)

Sept. 20, 1885 ---- Latamore, male child, Joseph Latamore, 19, white, born Mapleville, R.I., painter & Caroline Brown,---, "Indian," born Sturbridge,--- (46-47)

March 21, 1886 Walter F. Bates, mu[latto], Charles W. Bates, 30, mulatto, born Abington, stage driver, & Minnie I. Smith, 22, white, born Eastford, child #3 (48-49)

Sept. 3, 1886 Otis Green, black, ----, ----, ----, & Emeline A. Green, 35, black, ---, child #1, "illegitimate" (48-49)

July 19, 1888 Annie Cleary, ---, William J. Cleary, 32, white, born Calais, Maine, blacksmith & Maggie Freeman, 32, colored, born Gardiner, Maine, child #1 (52-53)

Jan. 28, 1889 Flora Idelle Bates, colored, Charles Bates, 33, colored, born Eastford, mailman & Minnie Smith, 25, colored, born Eastford, child #4 (54-55)

Feb. 5, 1890 Eva Epletta Brown,---, ----, ---- & Mary E. Brown, 18, colored, born Killingly, child #1, "illegitimate" (56-57)

Jan. 28, 1890 Mabel Ida Bates, colored, Joseph Bates, 40, born Ct., mailman & Ida Bates, colored, 30, born Ct., child #5 (56-57)

May 1, 1891 Alice Olivia Munroe, colored, Charles Munroe, 45, colored, shoemaker, born Mass., & Susanna Durrill, 40, colored, born Woodstock, child #10 (58-59)

Feb. 8, 1892 Lester Hathaway Starr, Sylvester Starr, 38, ---, carpenter & Marion Marcy, 39, ---, child #2 (60-61)

April 5, 1892 Israel Peter Henries, ---, Walter Henries, 30, colored, born Mass., laborer & Helen Bradley, 25, white, born Scotland, child #3 (60-61)

July 26, 1892 Mary A. Green, colored, William T. Green, 47, colored, born Ct., farmer & Mary Green, 30, colored, born Ct., child #6 (61)

Aug. 23, 1892 Elmer Alonzo Henries, colored, Winfred Henries, 24, born Ct., laborer & Ida Lewis, 20, colored, born Ct., child #1 (60-61)

Jan. 18, 1893 Preston Coleman, black, Preston Coleman, 18, black, laborer, --- & Gertrude M. Coleman,19, black, ---, child #1 (62-63)

July 9, 1893 Hepzibah L. Nichols, colored, Frank L. Nichols, 24, colored, born Mass., laborer & Ida Nichols, 18, colored, born Woodstock, child #1 (62-63)

April 11, 1894 Lenora Coleman, colored, Preston Coleman, 20, colored, born N. Carolina, laborer & Gertrude Wilson, 21, colored, born Mass., child #2 (64-65)

Oct. 7, 1894 Gladys E. Munroe, --, ----, -----, ----, & Gertrude Munroe, 15, colored, born Putnam, child #1, "illegitimate" (64-65)

July 29, 1895 Helen Ruth Ferris, black, Henry W. Ferris, 19, black, born U.S. & Ada Elizabeth ---, 19, black, ---, child # 1, "illegitimate" (66-67)

May 23, 1895 Alfred A. Williams,---, Alonzo Milton, 23, black, born Oxford, shoemaker & Winnie Jane McNorton, 18, mulatto, born Worcester, Mass., child #1 (66-67)

March 3, 1897 Charles W. Ransom, ---, Charles Ransom, 26, mulatto, born Mass., farmer & Bridget Fredo, 30, white, born Mass., child #2 (70-71)

April 4, 1897 Cleon K. Green, ---, William Green, 52, black, born Virginia & Mary Ann Green, 36, black, born Ct., child #8 (70-71)

Aug. 17, 1897 Joseph E. Nichols, ---, Frank Nichols, 27, black, laborer, U.S. & Ida Brown, 24, black, born Ct., child #2 (70-71)

Sept. 16, 1897 [----] Williams, ---, Harold G. Williams, 29, black, born Mass., laborer & Minnie McNorton, 23, black, born Mass., child #2 (70-71)

Oct. 4, 1897 Edgar P. Brown, ---, Joseph Brown, 45, black, born Mass., laborer & Eva Maria Brown, 40, black, born Ct., child #10 (70-71)

Feb. 26, 1898 Luella Edith Goins,---, Luke Goins, 28, brown, born U.S., leather wainer & Angenette Arkless, 26, brown, born U.S., child #2 (72-73)

Jan. 5, 1898 Harry Esbon Bates,--, Oscar Bates, 38, red, born Ct., stage driver & Alice Susan Dorus, 29, red, born Ct., child #5 (72-73)

April 21, 1898 Maud S. Brown.--, Edgar Brown, 29, black, born Mass., farmer & Mary Brown, 27, black, born Ct., child #6 (72-73)

Feb. 18, 1898 Florence E. Woodson, --, Joseph T. Woodson, 21, black, born Ct., laborer & Mary E. Woodson, 19, black, ---, child #1 (74-75)

July 10, 1899 James D. Greene,--, William Green, 57, black, born Virginia, farmer & Mary Ann Green, 37, black, born Ct., child #9 (76-77)

Aug. 25, 1899 George E. Raymond,---, George A. Raymond ,19, white, born Canada,---, & Grace E. Brown, 20, brown,---, child #1 (76-77)

Sept. 13, 1890 Edith Bates, ---, Oscar D. Bates, 40, black, born U.S. & Alice Dorus, 31, black, born Ct., child #6 (78-79)

Nov. 1, 1890 Florence E. Raymond, --, George Raymond,---, white, ---, --- & Grace E. Brown, ---, black, --- (78-79)

Jan. 11, 1901 Henry Welcome Brown,---, Henry Brown,49, black, Dudley, Mass., farmer & Eva Maria Brown, 44, black, born Killingly, child #13 (78-79)

Dec. 23, 1901 Clarence Justin Greene, ---, William T. Greene, 58, black, born Virginia, farmer & Mary A. Greene, 38, mulatto, born Ct., child #10 (80-81)

Feb. 10, 1902 Walter S. Henries, ---, Walter S. Henries, 39, black, born Woodstock, laborer & Helen Bradley, 31, white, born Scotland, child #6

May 4, 1902 Elizabeth R. Henries, --- , Winfred Henries, 31, black, laborer, born Mass., & Angenette Arkless, 30, black, born Mass., child #2 (80-81)

March 3, 1903 --- Brown, ---, Edgar Brown, 30, black, born Sturbridge [Mass.], laborer & Mary Brown, 30, black, born Woodstock, child #9 (82-83)

Dec. 25, 1903 ---- Henries, ---, Winfred Henries, 35, black, born Dudley, [Mass.],---, & Angenette Goings, 31, brown, born Dudley, [Mass.], child #3 (84-85)

Dec. 28, 1903 Loren Winfred Raymond, ---, George A. Raymond, 24, white, born Canada, laborer & Grace Edith Brown, 24, "mixed," born Woodstock, child #4 (84-85)

Sept. 17, 1904 Edith Mabel Brown, ---, Edgar Brown, 31, brown, born Sturbridge, [Mass.], laborer & Mary Brown, 31, brown, born E. Killingly, child #10 (84-85)

Feb. 22, 1905 Gladys I. Randall, ---, Myron Esterbrooks, white, 22, born Union, teamster & Sarah A. Randall, 20, "mixed," ---, ---, "illegitimate" (86-87)

Feb. 7, 1905 Mabel Burke Whiting, ---, Gelman Whiting, black, born Mass. & Amile Belle Pattee, 21, white,---, ---, child #1 (86-87)

Oct. 27, 1905 John M. Henries, ---, Walter Henries, 43, brown, ---, & Helen Bradley, 39, white, born Scotland, child #9 (86-87)

Sept. 13, 1908 George Henry Williams, ---, Alonzo Milton Williams, 38, mulatto, born Oxford, Mass, civil engineer & Minnie Jane McNorton, 34, mulatto, born Worcester, [Mass.],--- (92-93)

Jan. 9, 1909 Walter Edward Brown, --, Edgar Brown, 38, brown, born Sturbridge, [Mass.], laborer & Mary Brown, 36, brown, born Ct., child #11 (92-95)

April 5, 1910 Earl Willard Henries, ---, Walter Henries, 49, born Mass., "Indian" & Helen Bradley, 43, white, born Scotland, child #8 (96-97)

April 11, 1910 Charles E. Sparhawk, ---, Charles Sparhawk, 25, white, born Webster, [Mass.], teamster & Mary Ella Brown, 21, "mixed," born Woodstock, child #1 (96-97)

May 30, 1912 Mary Elizabeth Nichols, ---, Arthur Nichols, 39, brown, born Sturbridge, [Mass.], laborer & Myra Brown, 21, brown, born Woodstock, child #1 (100-101)

Oct. 20, 1912 George Owen Bailey, ---, Charles Bailey, 58, born England, mulatto & Minnie Saunders, 26, mulatto, born Woodstock, child #6 (102-103)

Dec. 20, 1912 --- Hazard, male, Arthur Hazard, 34, black, born Fayville, Mass. & Ethel Phillips, 23, black, born Brooklyn,--, (102-103)

March 3, 1912 Florence Louise Hazard, ---, Nathan Jason Hazard, 32, colored, born Fayville, [Mass.] & Ethel Mae Phillips, 18, colored, born Pomfret, child #4, by record: Oct. 10, 1940 (102-103)

Feb. 9, 1913 Amos Oliver Brown,---, Amos H. Brown, 20, brown, bornWoodstock & Cora M. Warren, 19, white, born Killingly, child #1 (102-103)

April 7, 1914 Percy Warren Brown, ---, Amos Harrison Brown, 23, ‘colored + Indian’, born Woodstock & Cora Mabel Warren, 20, white, born Killingly (104-105)

Sept. 22, 1914 William Hazzard, son of George Hazzard, 25, black, born Dudley, laborer, & Helen Brown, 20, black, born Woodstock, child #2(107)

Sept. 24, 1914 Eslie Jeanette Williams, daughter Alonzo Williams, 44, mulatto, born Oxford, Mass., & Minnie McNorton, 38, mulatto, born Worcester, Mass., child #7 (107)

Dec. 17, 1915 Cora Elizabeth Brown, daughter of Edgar Brown, 43, brown, born Sturbridge, Mass., laborer & Mary Brown, 43, brown, born E. Killingly, child #12 (109)

Oct. 11, 1916 Everett Carlton Williams, son of Alonzo Williams, 47, mulatto, born Oxford, laborer, & Minnie J. McNorton, 42, mulatto, born Worcester, Mass., child #8 (111)

Jan. 24, 1918 Alice Mabel Brown, daughter Amos H. Brown, 29, born Woodstock, "Indian" & Cora Mabel Warren, 23, white, born E. Killingly, child #4(115)

Dec. 20, 1919 Kenneth Ellsworth Bates, son of William Bates, 29, mulatto, born Putnam & Elizabeth Flynt, 32, white, born Chaplin (117)

Sept. 14, 1920 Carl Raymond Williams, son of Alonzo Williams, 50, mulatto, born Oxford, Mass. & Minnie McNorton, 45, mulatto, born Worcester, Mass., child #9 (119)

April 9, 1921 Henry Joseph Brown, son of Henry W. Brown, 20, "mixed," born Woodstock, farm laborer & Pearl Whittmore, 26, white, born Goffstown, N.H., child #3 (121)

Jan. 23, 1922 Raymond Harlow Bates, son of William Bates, 41, colored, born Putnam, farmer & Elizabeth Flint, 35, white, born Chaplin, child #8 (123)

Jan. 11, 1923 Eva Viola Brown,--- , daughter of Ethel Brown, 20, colored, born Woodstock, child #1, illegitimate (125)

May 5, 1923 Beatrice Louise Hazzard, daughter of George W. Hazzard, --- , colored, born Dudley, truck driver & Maud L. Brown, --- , colored, born Woodstock (125)

Feb. 19, 1924 Rodger William Brewster, son of William Howard Brewster, 29, "American", black, & Ethel Louise Hazzard, 32, "American", black, child #3(127)

Dec. 5, 1924 Edwin Dwight Bates, son of William Bates, 43, colored, born Putnam, logging & Elizabeth Flint, 37, white, born Chaplin, child #9 (127)

Marriages

Nov. 19, 1867 Samuel Hazzard, 53, colored, born Brooklyn, marries Angenette B. Dorus, 38, colored, born Dudley, Mass. (306-07)

April 22, 1868 Charles Vickers, 25, "mixed", born Hampton, marries Polly Dorus, 20, "mixed", born Woodstock (308-09)

Oct. 17, 1869 Azariah Freeman, 28, black, born Sheffield, Mass., marries Clarissa Lawrence, 25, black, born Eastford (310-11)

Sept. 3, 1870 Frank Thornton, 25, colored, born Richmond, Virginia, marries Eliza Jackson, 29, colored, born Providence, R.I. (312-13)

July 4, 1872 Jacob Glasko, 57, colored, born Killingly, marries Hannah Henry [Henries], 47, colored, born Smithfield, R.I. (316-17)

Aug. 4, 1873 Albert Tanner, 27, colored, born Eastford, marries Amanda Barnes, 22, colored, born Maryland (318-19)

Sept. 8, 1879 Joseph G. Champion [Champlin], 45, colored, born Norwich, marries Nancy Randall, 32, colored, born Ashfrod (330-31)

Sept. 14, 1879 Charles M. Bates, 24, colored, born Eastford, marries Minnie D. Smith, 21, white, born Eastford (330-31)

Nov. 26, 1880 William Green, 32, colored, born Virginia, marries Mary Ann Green, 19, colored, born Woodstock (332-33)

Dec. 24, 1881 Henry Murdock, 37, colored, born Maryland, marries Sarah A. Williams, 41, colored, --- (334-35)

Feb 2, 1882 Albert Vickers, 19, colored, born Oxford, Mass., marries Emma Newport, 16, colored, born Sutton, Mass. (336-37)

Feb 27, 1882 John Wilbur, 26, colored, born Thompson, marries Etta Jackson, 16, colored, born Woodstock (336-37)

Nov. 26, 1891 Joseph D. Champion [Champlin], 58, colored, born Norwich, marries Lenora Winslow, 38, colored, born Charlestown (354-55)

Dec. 31, 1891 Henry Hall, 49, colored, born Barre, Mass., marries Anna Brace, 41, colored, born St. Alban's ,Vermont (354-55)

Aug. 6, 1893 Cyrus Freeman, 76, colored, born S. Windsor, marries Melissa Davis, 65, colored, born Warren, Mass. (358-59)

March 1, 1897 George L. Moore, 21, white, born Mass., residing Woodstock, marries Julia Finnamore, 23, colored, born Mass., residing Eastford (366-67)

March 7, 1902 Frederick Harry Bates, 20, black, born Eastford, marries Emma Thresher, 20, white, born New Haven (372-73)

Nov. 15, 1906 Herbert A. Thompson, 35, black, born Springfield, Mass., marries Anna Folis, 33, black, born Richmond, Virginia (376-77)

Dec. 25, 1907 Arthur C. Wilson, 26, "dark", born Lynchburg, Virginia, marries Medora Evelyn Tucker, 23, "dark" born Hampden, Virginia, both residing Cambridge, Mass. (378-79)

Sept. 2, 1908 Daniel Donovan, 49, white, born Boston, marries Emma H. Henries, 18, "mixed", born Woodstock (380-81)

Aug. 16, 1908 Edward M.C. Richards, 23, black, born Newport, R.I., marries Alice A. Munroe, 18, black, born Putnam, of Woodstock (380-81)

April 26, 1910 Edmund Lyon, 54, white, born Ashford, of Southbridge, marries Josephine Brown, 30, "mixed", born Grosvenordale, of Southbridge (384-85)

June 29, 1911 James E. Woodson, 25, "mixed", born Brooklyn, marries Cecilia E. Williams, 25, "mixed", born Woodstock (386-87)

April 14, 1912 Amos H. Brown, 21, "mixed", born Woodstock, marries Cora Warren, 18, white, born Killingly (388-89)

Sept. 30, 1917 Edward P. Hazzard, 21, black, born Dudley, Mass., marries Maud L. Brown, 20, "mixed", born Woodstock (392-93)

March 22, 1924 George W. Hazzard, 31, black, born Dudley, Mass., marries Maud L. Hazzard, 25, mulatto, born Woodstock (398-99)

Oct. 25, 1924 Alfred W. Williams, 28, colored, born Woodstock, marries Viola M. Barry, 14, colored, born Killingly (398-99)

Feb. 3, 1929 Oliver W. Dorous [Dorus], 21, "mixed", born Hampton, marries Beatrice V. Pierce, 21, "mixed", born N. Stoningham (408-09)

Deaths

Aug. 17, 1867 Franklin Dorus, 21, colored, single, born Woodstock, son of Charles & Mary Ann [Dixon] Dorus, laborer, disease of bones (458-59)

Sept. 6, 1867 Henry W. Jackson, 21, colored, single, laborer, born Pomfret, son of Henry Jackson, consumption (458-59)

Nov. 11, 1867 Elizabeth Jackson, 12-6-0, colored, born Pomfret, daughter Henry Jackson, consumption (460-61)

June 25, 1867 Mary Addison, 46-0-0, colored, widow, pauper, born Woodstock, daughter David & Abby Daley [Dailey], consumption (460-61)

April 3, 1868 Nelson Henry [Henries], 49-0-0, colored, widower, born Woodstock, pauper, son of Jonas [Henries], consumption (460-61)

Oct. 27, 1868 Ann Bailey, 0-1-20, colored, daughter of Andrew Bailey & wife, born Woodstock, marasmus (462-63)

Dec. 1, 1868 William H. Green, 27-0-0, colored, married, farmer, son of Peter & Maria Green, phthisis (462-63)

Aug. 18, 1869 Primus Money, 46-0-0, black, born Woodstock, laborer, consumption (464-65)

June 3, 1870 Henry Jackson, 42-0-0, colored, born Pomfret, farmer, married, consumption (466-67)

June 11, 1871 Jane Johnson, 36-0-0, colored, widow, born Virginia, housework, consumption (468-69)

April 13, 1872 Rosanna Greenage, 75-0-0, colored, single, born Woodstock, pauper (470-71)

Sept. 25, 1875 --- Champion [Champlin], premature birth, colored, parents Joseph & Nancy A. Champion [Champlin] (476-77)

Aug. 2, 1877 Mary M. Green, 70-0-0, colored, married, born Littleton, Mass., washerwoman, daughter John & Amelia Putnam, chronic bronchitis (480-81)

Nov. 12, 1877 Mary F. Jackson, 20-0-0, colored, single, born Pomfret, daughter Henry & Nancy Jackson, consumption (480-81)

Feb. 21, 1881 Peter Green, 87-0-0, black, widower, born Petersham, Mass., basketmaker, old age (488-89)

Aug. 3, 1882 Jacob Glasko, "Indian," 62-0-0, married, born Woodstock, heart disease (490-91)

Feb. 8, 1882 Anna Vickers, "Indian", 0-9-8, born Woodstock, daughter Samuel & Mary [Dorus] Vickers, aneurism (492-93)

Feb. 25, 1882 Mary Vickers, 25-0-0, "Indian", married, born Woodstock, [daughter Charles & Mary Ann Dixon Dorus.], pneumonia (492-93)

April 16, 1884 Maria Hall, 48-0-, "African", married, born Worcester, Mass., housekeeeper, paralysis (494-95)

Feb. 3, 1885 Letus Brown, 4-0-0, "Indian", born Woodstock, croup, son of Joseph & Eva [Dailey] Brown (496-97)

April 4, 1888 Annie Emogene Champion [Champlin], colored, 20-1-8, single, born Woodstock, daughter J.D. & Annie E. Champion [Champlin], consumption (502-03)

Oct. 2, 1889 Charles M. Bates, 34-4-12, mulatto, born Eastford, married, letter carrier, son of William & Maria Bates, typhoid (506-07)

April 24, 1892 Sarah C. Crowd, 68-0-0, colored, single, born Woodstock, died at New Haven Hospital, domestic, daughter of Samuel [Crowd], senile gangrene (516-17)

June 28, 1892 Morris Burt Dorus, 4-0-0, colored, born Eastford, son of Ephraim & Julia [Crawford] Dorus, scrofula (516-17)

July 16, 1894 Joseph Bates, 44-1-16, colored, married, born Eastford, stage driver, son of William & Maria Bates , heart degeneration (522-23)

April 21, 1894 Lena A. Coleman, 0-4-10, colored, born Woodstock, daughter of Preston & Gertrude Coleman, diarrhea (522-23)

Aug. 5, 1895 Agnes Lillian Brown, 0-3-15, black, born Woodstock, son of Edgar & Mary Brown, diarrhea (526-27)

March 3, 1896 William Lambert, 71-0-0, colored, widower, residing Eastford, laborer, son of H.H. [Lambert], consumption (538-29)

April 23, 1896 Cyrus Freeman, 78-0-0, black, married, born Connecticut, farmer, son of Prince & Harriet Freeman, consumption (528-29)

Jan. 11, 1897 Angenett[e] [White] [Dorus] Hazzard, 76-6-7, "red", born Webster, Mass., daughter Henry & Betsey [Ceaser] White, housewife, cancer (532-33)

Feb. 9, 1897 Melissa Williams, "70-75 years," colored, of Woodstock, born Mass., dies at Middletown, laundress, chronic mania (532-33)

March 1, 1897 Henry Brown, 0-5-0, "brown", born Woodstock, son of Edgar & Mary Brown, diarrhea (532-333)

Feb. 12, 1898 Edgar Brown, 0-4-0, "brown", born Woodstock, Joseph & Eva M. [Dailey] Brown (536-37)

March 30, 1898 Joseph Welcome Nichols, 0-7-22, 'dark', born Woodstock, son of Frank Nichols & Ida M. Brown, acure hydrocephalus (536-37)

April 3, 1898 Joseph B. Brown, 21-1-3, black, single, born Oxford, Mass., laborer, son of Joseph W. Brown & Eva M. Dailey, phthisis (536-37)

April 19, 1898 Charles P. Brown, 23-1-21, black, born Sturbridge, Mass., farmer, son of Joseph W. Brown & Eva [M.] Dailey, phthisis pulmonalis (536-37)

Sept. 4, 1898 Cora E. Brown, 12-0-1, black, born Woodstock, son of Joseph Brown & Eva M. Dailey, phthisis pulmonalis (536-37)

April 1, 1899 Charles Joseph Bates, 3-9-25, black, born Westville, Mass., son of Oscar [D.] Bates & Alice S. Dorus, phthisis pulmonalis (540-41)

July 25, 1900 Minnie Tanner, 5-1-10, colored, born Foster, R.I., son of Abbott Tanner, puerpura, son of Albert Tanner (544-45)

Dec. 10, 1900 Walter Irving Williams, 17-0-0, black, farmer, born Putnam, son of Eugene Williams, bowel hemorrhage (544-45)

Jan. 30, 1901 Evelia Bates, 0-4-17, black, born Woodstock, daughter Oscar D. Bates (546-47)

Feb. 2, 1902 Ida L. Henries, 30-6-5, black, married, born Putnam, laundress, daughter George & Susan A. Lewis, apoplexy (550-51)

Feb 21, 1902 Edward Frank Hall, 38-0-0, black, married, born Woodstock, residing Worcester, Mass., laborer, son of H.H. Hall & Mary Ann Hall, pulmonary consumption (550-51)

March 13, 1902 --- Brown, male, 0-0-6, "mixed", Edgar & Mary Brown , pneumonia (550-51)

Sept. 14, 1903 Susan Money, 90-1-6, black, born Woodstock, housekeeper, daughter Primus Money & Susan Crowd, diarrhea (552-53)

Dec. 24, 1903 --- Henries, male, [no age given], "Indian", born Woodstock, son of Winfred Henries & Annette [Angenette Arkless] Lou Youings (552-53)

March 23, 1904 Benjamin Brown, 3-11-22, "Indian", born Woodstock, son of Edgar & Mary Brown, brain congestion (554-55)

Nov. 4, 1905 John M. Henries, 0-0-7, "mixed", born Woodstock, son of Walter Henries & Helen Bradley, meningitis (558-59)

Feb. 25, 1906 Henry Hall, 67-0-0, black, married, heart diseae (560-61)

July 6, 1907 Walter Raymond Brown, 0-3-0, "mixed", at Dudley, Mass., born Woodstock, son of George Raymond & Grace Brown, whopping cough (564-65)

Dec. 15, 1907 Caroline Baxter, 67-11-0, "mixed", single, at Putnam, born Woodstock, residing at Abington, heart disease (566-67)

April 30, 1909 George Brown, 27-1-14 , "mixed," married, born Woodstock, laborer, son of Joseph Brown & Eva Dailey, pthisis pulmonalis (570-71)

May 31, 1909 Eveline L. Raymond, 0-10-13, "mixed", at Thompson, born Thompson, of Woodstock, daughter George N. Raymond & Grace E. Brown, pneumonia (570-71)

June 10, 1909 Walter Edward Brown, 0-4-15, "mixed", single, born Woodstock, son of Edgar & Mary Brown (570-71)

Sept. 13, 1909 Sarah A. Daley [Dailey], 81-4-3, "red", widow, born Charlton, Mass., housewife, daughter ---- Henries & --- Benjamin [??actual citation confusing about parents], gastritis (570-71)

Jan. 29, 1909 Robert Roy Williams, 0-0-21, colored, born Woodstock, son of Alonzo Williams & Annie McNorton, indigestion (576-77)

July 28, 1912 Mary E. Nichols, 0-1-28, "brown", born Woodstock, daughter of Arthur Nichols & Myra Brown, cholera (578-79)

Dec. 9, 1912 Peleg Brown, "about 65," "mixed", born Dudley, Mass., widower, "frozen to death," laborer, son of Peleg & Sarah Brown (578-79)

June 9, 1913 Ida R. Williams, 42-1-17, black, single, born Oxford, Mass., daughter Elizabeth Anger [Angier] & Eugene T. Williams, valvular heart disease (580-81)

Dec. 30, 1913 Myra Nichols, 27-11-14, "mixed", born Woodstock, married, housewife, daughter Joseph Brown & Eva Daley [Dailey], tuberculosis (582-83)

Jan. 21, 1914 Willard Ransom, "about 77," colored, widowed, born Spencer, Mass., son of Manly Ransom & Nancy Henry [Henries], chronic nephritis (582-83)

Feb. 22, 1914 Amos Oliver Brown, 1-0-13, "brown", born Woodstock, son of Amos H. Brown & Cora M. Warren, tabes mesentaria (582-83)

May 11, 1914 Peleg Warren Brown, 0-4-4, "mixed", born Woodstock, son of Amos H. Brown & Cora M. Warren (584-85)

Sept. 22, 1914 William Hazzard, 9 hours, "imperfect development,"son of George Hazzard & Jennie Huntington (584-85)

April 8, 1916 James Harmon Brown, 23-0-0, "mixed", single, born Woodstock, laborer, son of Joseph W. & Eva Daley [Dailey], tuberculosis (588-89)

Feb. 20, 1917 Harold Florason Brown, 1-0-12, "mixed", born Woodstock, son of Amos Brown & Cora [M.] Warren, tuberculosis (590-91)

June 1, 1917 Henry Sampson Murdock, 72-1-0, black, married, born Urbania, Md., farmer, son of Isaac Murdock & Rachel Butler, stomach cancer (590-91)

Sept. 22, 1918 Edward P. Hazzard, 33-7-1, black, married, born Dudley, Mass., laborer, son of Edward W. Hazzard & Nancy J. Ranthan [Ransom], skull fracture (592-93)

Feb. 27, 1919 Amos Brown, "about 28," "Indian + black," married, born Woodstock, day laborer, son of Joseph Brown & Eva Daley [Dailey], pulmonary tuberculosis (594-95)

Feb. 17, 1920 Leland Edward Bates, 30-7-28, colored, at Andover,----, ---, pneumonia (598-99)

April 1, 1921 Eva M. Brown, 72-11-13, black, married, born E. Killingly, housewife, daughter Amos Brown & Mary Dailey, rheumatism (600-01)

Dec. 27, 1923 Arthur Brown, 39-0-0, "brown", single, born Woodstock, at Norwich Sanitorium, son of Eva M. Daley [Dailey] & Joseph Brown (604-05)

May 6, 1924 Willie Alexander, 40-0-0, colored, single, born Somers, dies at Springfield, Mass., laborer, son of Joseph Alexander & Caroline Powers, tuberculosis (606-07)

Dec. 25, 1924 Eugene T. Williams, 80-3-29, colored, born Barre, Mass., married, son of Noah Williams & Elizabeth Hemenway, acute indigestion (606-07)

Sept. 18, 1925 Julia Annetta Brewster, 0-0-20, colored, born Woodstock, daughter William Howard Brewster & Ethel Hazzard, bowel hemorrhage (608-09)

Dec. 27, 1925 Sarah Adeline Murdock, 85-4-17, black, widow, born Brooklyn, housewife, daughter Mandias Johnson, influenza (610-11)

Dec. 5, 1928 William Bates, 51-0-0, "white"[?], at hospital @ Putnam, married, born Ashford, farmer, son of Samuel Bates, facial erysipelas (618-19)

Dec. 18, 1923 Charles S. Munroe, 80-1-26, black, married, born E. Pepperell, Mass., son of Stephen J. Munroe & Mary Jane Hazard, automobile accident (682-83)

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