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CIty/Town Name
Ashford
State

CT

County

Windham County

Probate District

26

Year Established

1710

Year Incorporated

1710

Form of Government

Selectman – Town Meeting

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Web Address

www.ashfordtownhall.org/welcome.ez

History Brief

Ashford, in northeastern CT, lies on land purchased from the Indians by Major Fitch in 1684. The Indian name for the place was Wabbaquassett. The South part was laid out by John Cushing and David Jacob of Scituate, MA in 1707 and named the plantation of N

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