Web Results

History of Connecticut - Wikipedia


The U.S. state of Connecticut began as three distinct settlements of Puritans from ... The Dutch were the first Europeans in Connecticut. ... In the Treaty of Hartford in 1638, the various New Engla...

Immigration | ConnecticutHistory.org


Mayor's Council Armenian Group, Hartford, 1920 – Connecticut Historical ... large populations of southern and eastern European immigrants well into the 20th ...

Late 19th-Century Immigration in Connecticut | ConnecticutHistory.org


Immigration to Connecticut in the second half of the 19th century proceeded much as it had in earlier decades. ... A population explosion in the southern and eastern regions of Europe, ... Hartford drew a large population of German immigrants.

Early 20th-Century Immigration in Connecticut | ConnecticutHistory.org


Immigration to Connecticut in the early 20th century continued much as it had in ... that witnessed large populations of southern and eastern European immigrants ... tailors, and musicians in the state's major cities like Hartford and New Haven.

Connecticut | history - geography - state, United States | Britannica ...


Jun 17, 2015 ... Hartford, in the north-central part of the state, is the capital. ... Connecticut covers the southern portion of the New England section of the Appalachian ... Prior to its settlement by Europeans, Connecticut was a forested region.

Hartford Paesani: Social Mobility of Italian Americans in the ...


Hartford. Finally, staying in Hartford rather than returning to Italy seasonally, a common ... Many Italians, northern and southern, emigrated to surrounding European .... Connecticut was a popular destination for Italian immigrants because of its ...

The Jewish Community of Hartford, Connecticut, 1880-1929


All experienced large in-migrations from southern and eastern Europe ... European Jews selected Hartford, and their adjustment to their new home are the  ...

Connecticut Emigration and Immigration Genealogy - FamilySearch ...


Oct 12, 2016 ... Colonial settlers of Connecticut generally came from Great Britain and ... the southern and eastern countries of Europe, including Italy, Hungary, Poland, ... Hartford, 1837 FHL film 830234; New Haven, 1820 to 1873 FHL film ...

Connecticut Southern Railroad - Genesee & Wyoming Inc.


Central New England Railroad (Hartford, Conn.); Providence and Worcester Railroad (Hartford, Conn.); Pan Am Southern Railroad (Berlin, Conn.) Capacity: ...

Chapter 8. Southern European Origin


Immigration from southern Europe and adjacent islands began earlier in .... for factory work in Danbury (Fairfield County) and Hartford, ..... New Haven, CT 17.55 .