Fairfield Land Records
Ms B18

Summary Information

Repository
Fairfield Museum and History Center
Creator
Allen, Edith Hoyt
Creator
Huntington, Andrew S.
Creator
Mills, Henry L.
Creator
Spalding, Katherine Moody
Title
Fairfield Land Records
ID
Ms B18
Date
circa 1900-1939
Extent
2.5 Linear feet (8 boxes; 5,150 items)
Language
English

Preferred Citation note

Item, Collection Title, Collection number (Box #, Folder #). Fairfield Museum and History Center, Fairfield, Connecticut.

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Biographical/Historical note

These papers are copies of land deeds and map tracings. Title searches by Edith Hoyt Allen and map tracings by Andrew S. Huntington were used in publishing the block maps in the Fairfield, CT Tercentenary 1639-1939 booklet [974.6971 T315fa]. Other researchers and compilers for this project were Katherine Moody Spalding and Henry L. Mills.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of 8 boxes. In Boxes I-IV are records drawn by Huntington & Allen; Boexs V-VI contain records and maps processed by Katherine Moody Spaliding; Box VII contains records drawn by Henry L. Mills; Box VIII contains records of the Mill Plain district drawn by unknown researchers.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Fairfield Museum and History Center

370 Beach Rd.
Fairfield, CT
203-259-1598

Conditions Governing Access note

There are no restrictions on access to this collection.

Conditions Governing Use note

Use of the material requires compliance with the Fairfield Museum and History Center regulations.

Processing Information note

This collection was processed by Martha Rockwell in August 1987.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Deeds--Connecticut--Fairfield.
  • Fairfield (Conn.)--History
  • Fairfield(Conn.)--History--Maps.

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Collection Inventory

 Box I Land records drawn by Huntington & Allen for the Tercentenary   (5 folders, 1,100 items)

 Folder A From Kenzie's Point up to Turnpike on west side of road on top of Mt. Sasco Rd. over to river   120 items

 Folders B & C Between Pine Creek Rd. and on top of Sasco Hill   200 items

 Folder D Between Post Rd. Turney Creek, west of Ash Creek   400 items

 Folder E Block 1, Ludlowe Square   400 items

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 Box II Land records drawn by Huntington & Allen for the Tercentenary   6 folders, 1,500 items

 Folders A & B Block 2   400 items

 Folders C & D Block 3   400 items

 Folder E Block 4   300 items

 Folder F Block 5   400 items

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 Box III Land records drawn by Huntington & Allen for the Tercentenary   7 folders, 940 items

 Folder A Block 5   60 items

 Folders B & C Block 6   170 items

 Folders D & E Block 7   400 items

 Folder F & G Block 8   250 items

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 Box IV Land records drawn by Huntington & Allen for the Tercentenary   14 folders, 1,135 items

 Folder A Block 9   200 items

 Folder B Block 10   100 items

 Folder C Block 11   200 items

 Folder D Block 12   50 items

 Folder E Block 13   50 items

 folder F Block 14   150 items

 Folder G Block 15   50 items

 Folder H Block 16   150 items

 Folders I-N Tracings, preliminary sketches for the block maps of early Fairfield by Andrew Huntington   35 items

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 Box V Land records (loose papers) prepared by Katherine Moody Spalding   350 items

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 Box VI Series of chronological charts designed and inscribed by Mrs. Katherine Moody Spalding, home lots, town grants 1914   8 folders, 50 items

 Folder A-E 1700, 1750, 1800, Sections 1-9 

 Folders F-H Sections 9-10 and tissue tracings for maps 

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 Box VII Henry L. Mills collection re: land records, roads, public buildings and measures (excerpts from the records)   200 items

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 Box VIII Land records of Mill Plain district   6 folders, 525 items

 Folder A Maps   25 items

 Folders B-D Completed title searches, identification incomplete   300 items

 Folders E & F Unsorted deeds and records   200 items

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