Sanford family papers, 1744-1833
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Brief Description: The papers consist primarily of the accounts of Jonah Sanford (1733-1817) who lived in the South Farms section (now Morris) of Litchfield. They were kept by Jesse Sanford Harrison (1872-1954), great great granddaughter of Jonah Sanford. Jesse was the daughter of Rollin & Laura Harrison and granddaughter of William Henry Harrison and Rhoda Sanford, daughter of Simeon Sanford and granddaughter of Jonah Sanford.
Held at:
Litchfield Historical Society
7 South Street, P.O. Box 385
Litchfield, CT 6759
Phone: 860-567-4501
Fax: 860-567-3565
Email: archivist [at]
Created by: Sanford, Jonah (1733-1817)
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 01/01/1966.
Access Restrictions: The collection is open for research.
Subject Index
Sanford family
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Mrs. H.T. Collins. 712 W. Henrietta, Kingsville, Texas 78363.  Gift.
Other Formats: For more information please see
PreferredCitation: Sanford Family Papers (1966-07-0), Litchfield Historical Society, Helga J. Ingraham Memorial Library, 7 South Street, P.O. Box 385, Litchfield, Connecticut 06759.
Finding Aid Revisions: Originally added to the Elihu Harrison papers, probably due to the Harrison family name. They have been separated because they were not connected to Elihu Harrison.