Category: Past

Notice of Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of the Historical Society of Easton will be held on           June 22, 2020 6:30 pm in the Community Room of the Easton Public Library. “In the event the Community Room is not available for health reasons, the meeting will be held online. We will notify you a week in advance if this is…

What’s in a Name?

Ever wonder how Easton got its name? Well, it certainly wasn’t chosen by the inhabitants who lived here in May of 1845 when the Connecticut Legislature finally accepted a petition requesting Weston be split into two separate towns. That petition was presented by twenty-nine Weston residents, all of whom resided in the old Norfield Parish…