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CIty/Town Name
Bethany
State

CT

County

New Haven County

Probate District

37

Year Established

1762

Year Incorporated

1762

Form of Government

Selectmen-Town Meeting

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www.bethany-ct.com/home/home.asp

History Brief

The Parish of Amity, including what is now Bethany, was incorporated in the Town of New Haven 1739. Religious services began in Bethany in 1750, at the “Schoolhouse”, and in 1762, upon a petition from the inhabitants of the Parish of Amity, the Parish of

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