Category Archives: Connecticut

Connecticut Indians, 1647-1789

In 1922, an index was assembled of the references to Indians in the Connecticut State Library. This 186 page index covers the five hundred ninety nine documents which were selected about 1845 from the files of the General Assembly by … Continue reading

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Unknown Indian

It strikes me as odd that we don’t know the name of this man.  He fought for our freedom in the Revolutionary War, but couldn’t honor him if we wanted to…because we don’t know his name.  He is recorded simply … Continue reading

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Golden Hill Paugussett Indian Tribe

Sometimes this project takes you down paths on journeys you didn’t anticipate. Today’s journey was to the Paugussett Tribe in Stratford., Ct.  While searching for works by Wesley (White) Taukchiray Jr. in 1975 and 1988, which I never found, I instead found a … Continue reading

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