History of Wallingford, Conn: From Its Settlement in 1670 to the Present Time, Including Meriden, which was One of Its Parishes Until 1806, and Cheshire, which was Incorporated in 1780, Volume 1

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Contents

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II
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III
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IV
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V
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VI
95
VII
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VIII
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XX
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XXIII
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XXIV
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XXV
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X
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XI
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XII
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XXVII
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XXVIII
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XXIX
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XXXIII
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XXXIV
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XXXV
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XXXVI
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