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Welcome to Gildersleeve ...

Gildersleeve is located in Middlesex County<1>.

The location of Gildersleeve has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Gildersleeve is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Gildersleeve lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Gildersleeve is within the (860) area code.

Websites for Gildersleeve ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.middlesexchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Gildersleeve, the following might be of interest:

Adding Gildersleeve to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Gildersleeve in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Gildersleeve elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Gildersleeve on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Gildersleeve on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Gildersleeve ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Gildersleeve.

  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Gildersleeve
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<5>
  • Hartford [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Hartford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Gildersleeve
    • Estimated population in 2019: 122,105 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • New Britain [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Britain
    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Gildersleeve
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Britain<5>
  • New Britain [Hartford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Britain
    • New Britain [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Gildersleeve
    • Estimated population in 2019: 72,495 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Britain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Britain
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Hartford [Hartford County]
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      • West Hartford [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,965 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Hartford
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<5>
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bristol have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
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      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meriden<5>
    • Meriden [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meriden
      • Meriden [New Haven County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 59,395 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meriden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meriden
    • Manchester [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Gildersleeve
      • Estimated population in 2019: 57,584 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Gildersleeve. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Gildersleeve.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Gildersleeve. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Gildersleeve.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Gildersleeve. See our Newspapers Page for Gildersleeve.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gildersleeve ...

Looking for more information about Gildersleeve? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Gildersleeve, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Gildersleeve.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Connecticut

About Middlesex County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Gildersleeve. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including Middlesex, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gildersleeve - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Gildersleeve) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gildersleeve. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5968, Longitude: -72.6209       In this case, the coordinates for Gildersleeve have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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