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CIty/Town Name
Berlin
State

CT

County

Hartford County

Probate District

8

Year Established

1785

Year Incorporated

1785

Form of Government

Council – Manager

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www.town.berlin.ct.us/

History Brief

On 10 October 1668 the General Assembly granted Sergeant Richard Beckley of New Haven 300 acres on the Mattabasett River. The first settlement was at the Great Swamp in 1686. The settlers had to walk 10-12 miles to Farmington to attend church. To relieve

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