Most People Don’t Know How These 11 Towns In Connecticut Got Their Start

We are all probably aware that Connecticut was originally inhabited by many Native American tribes, but now there are 169 towns in the Nutmeg State. That is a lot of towns for a small state, but how did these towns get their start? When were they settled and by whom? Here are 11 towns in Connecticut that have an interesting beginning. Are you ready for a little history?

Do you live in any of these towns? Or does your town have an interesting beginning that you can share? Let us know in the comments section.

For some more fascinating history from around the Nutmeg State, take a look at this popular park that is built upon an ancient burial ground.