Enfield, Connecticut

Called Enfield by Massachusetts 1683. Annexed to Connecticut in 1749. Formerly called Freshwater. || "Enfield had no permanent settlers until about 1679, and was incorporated in 1683. It was also a part of Springfield, then called Freshwater; afterward Endfield—now [1879] Enfield." — Hezekiah Shelton, "History of Suffield."