Founded in 1972, the Society's charter is to promote knowledge, interest and research in Killingly and Windham County Connecticut. The Society administers the Bugbee Memorial building (pictured right). This facility, often referred to as the Killingly Historical Center, includes:

  • Museum of Killingly History
  • Research Library of Biographical Data
  • Family-Research Center of Genealogical and Historical Data

196 Main Street

P.O. Box #265

Danielson, CT 06329

Phone: 860-779-7250

For more information email us at

Killingly Historical Center

Photo courtesy of Mr. William Olson

Welcome to Killingly Historical & Genealogical Society!

This talk was given on October 17th at the Connecticut Society of Genealogists, Inc. Family History Seminar, in Meriden, CT. They asked me to speak about "Life in a 19th Century Mill Town" and 100 years was a lot to cover. I hope you emjoy reading it as much as I enjoyed putting it together. Marilyn Labbe

Click here to read the story.