East Haddam, Connecticut

Named and incorporated 1734. Also known as Haddam East Society. || East Haddam Incorporated May, 1734, from Haddam. In Hartford until October sessions, 1741, since then in East Haddam, except that a small part of the town was in Chatham from May session, 1830, to June 2, 1831. Colchester was taken from East Haddam May 29, 1832. From Annual Report of Connecticut Historical Society,, May 1897. Quoted in Brainerd Genealogy (1908), 1:32-33.