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Our Genealogy Helper for Northfield ...

We have a couple of goals for our Gazetteer:

  • That it be a tool that can help us with planning our trips.
  • That it also helps us to understand the community in which our ancestors lived, the community that was part of their daily lives.

By learning about Northfield (and the surrounding area) during the time that our ancestors lived, we hope to have a better understanding of both their community and its relationship to their lifes. We hope that this tool helps to give us an insight into their world.

As we add data and organize our Gazetteer to help with our family research, we will be adding to this, our Genealogical Helper for Northfield. While we don't have information that is specific to any given person or family, we intend to expand our understanding about where and how people lived.

It's still very early in our research, but as we gather more information it will be added to this page.

Neighboring Counties ...

When searching for family records, we have frequently made the mistake of not checking the neighboring counties.

For example, we have great-grandparents who lived in the northwest corner of their home county. During their lives, most doctors and hospitals were in the next county to the west. Almost all of the nearby churches and cemeteries were in the county to the north.

So when searching for records, we had our best success by looking in neighboring counties instead of the county in which they lived:  their home county contained property and probate records; the county to the west contained birth and death records; the county to the north contained their burial records. If we hadn't included the neighboring counties, we would have missed many valuable sources of information.

If you're in a similar situation, we hope that the following information helps.

Northfield is located in Litchfield County.

To see how the shape of Connecticut's counties have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Litchfield County: Fairfield, Hartford, New Haven, Berkshire (MA), Hampden (MA), Columbia (NY) & Dutchess (NY).

Below are the counties that are near Northfield. For each of these counties, we show a sample of those communities that are closest to Northfield:

  • Litchfield County     (The home county of Northfield)
    • Thomaston [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomaston
      • Thomaston [Litchfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
    • Thomaston [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomaston
      • Thomaston [Litchfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomaston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomaston<3>
    • Plymouth [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plymouth
      • Plymouth [Litchfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plymouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plymouth<3>
    • Litchfield [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Litchfield
      • Litchfield [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,094 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Litchfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Litchfield<3>
    • Harwinton [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harwinton
      • Harwinton [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,420 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harwinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harwinton
    • Plymouth [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plymouth
      • Plymouth [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plymouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plymouth
    • Morris [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morris
      • Morris [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morris<3>
    • Terryville [Litchfield County]
    • Harwinton [Litchfield County]
    • Watertown [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watertown
      • Watertown [Litchfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,578 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watertown
    • Morris [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morris
      • Morris [Litchfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,254 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morris
    • Sandy Beach [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Beach
      • Sandy Beach [Litchfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Beach
    • Bethlehem [Litchfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Litchfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,402 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
  • Fairfield County
    • Riverside [Fairfield County]
    • Sandy Hook [Fairfield County]
    • Stevenson [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stevenson
      • Stevenson [Fairfield County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stevenson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stevenson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stevenson<3>
    • Brookfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookfield
      • Brookfield [Fairfield County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
    • Brookfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookfield
      • Brookfield [Fairfield County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookfield<3>
    • Sherman [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherman
      • Sherman [Fairfield County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherman
    • Sherman [Fairfield County]
    • Hawleyville [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hawleyville
      • Hawleyville [Fairfield County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hawleyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hawleyville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hawleyville<3>
    • Newtown [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newtown
      • Newtown [Fairfield County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,891 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newtown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newtown<3>
    • Botsford [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Botsford
      • Botsford [Fairfield County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Botsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Botsford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Botsford<3>
    • East Village [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Village
      • East Village [Fairfield County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Village
    • New Fairfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Fairfield
      • New Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,878 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Fairfield
    • New Fairfield [Fairfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Fairfield
      • New Fairfield [Fairfield County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Fairfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Fairfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Fairfield<3>
  • Hartford County
    • Bloomfield [Hartford County]
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • 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
    • Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
      • Bristol [Hartford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • 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<3>
    • Whigville [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whigville
      • Whigville [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whigville
    • Burlington [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
      • Burlington [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Burlington [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
      • Burlington [Hartford County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<3>
    • East Bristol [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bristol
      • East Bristol [Hartford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bristol
    • Unionville [Hartford County]
    • Collinsville [Hartford County]
    • Plainville [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainville
      • Plainville [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainville
    • Plainville [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainville
      • Plainville [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plainville<3>
    • Marion [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
      • Marion [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<3>
    • Plantsville [Hartford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plantsville
      • Plantsville [Hartford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plantsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plantsville<3>
  • Middlesex County
    • Cromwell [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cromwell
      • Cromwell [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cromwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cromwell
    • Middlefield [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlefield
      • Middlefield [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,374 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlefield
    • Middlefield [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlefield
      • Middlefield [Middlesex County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlefield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlefield<3>
    • Cromwell [Middlesex County]
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown<3>
    • Portland [Middlesex County]
    • Middletown [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Middlesex County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 46,258 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
    • Durham [Middlesex County]
    • Portland [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portland
      • Portland [Middlesex County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,267 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Durham [Middlesex County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Durham
      • Durham [Middlesex County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
    • Cobalt [Middlesex County]
    • Middle Haddam [Middlesex County]
    • Higganum [Middlesex County]
  • New Haven County
    • Wolcott [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolcott
      • Wolcott [New Haven County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wolcott have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolcott
    • Wolcott [New Haven County]
    • Waterbury [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterbury
      • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
    • Waterbury [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterbury
      • Waterbury [New Haven County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 107,568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waterbury<3>
    • Middlebury [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebury
      • Middlebury [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebury
    • Middlebury [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlebury
      • Middlebury [New Haven County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middlebury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlebury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlebury<3>
    • Union City [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
      • Union City [New Haven County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Borough of Naugatuck [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Borough of Naugatuck
      • Borough of Naugatuck [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2014: 31,659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Borough of Naugatuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Borough of Naugatuck
    • Naugatuck [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naugatuck
      • Naugatuck [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,108 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naugatuck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naugatuck
    • Naugatuck [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naugatuck
      • Naugatuck [New Haven County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 31,108 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Naugatuck
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Naugatuck<3>
    • Prospect [New Haven County]
    • Prospect [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prospect
      • Prospect [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect
    • Heritage Village [New Haven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heritage Village
      • Heritage Village [New Haven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heritage Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heritage Village
  • New London County
    • North Westchester [New London County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Westchester
      • North Westchester [New London County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Westchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Westchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Westchester<3>
  • Tolland County
    • Vernon [Tolland County]
    • Vernon [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vernon
      • Vernon [Tolland County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,359 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vernon
    • Bolton [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolton
      • Bolton [Tolland County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,884 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolton
    • Bolton [Tolland County]
    • Rockville [Tolland County]
    • Ellington [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellington
      • Ellington [Tolland County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,467 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellington
    • Ellington [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellington
      • Ellington [Tolland County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellington<3>
    • Hebron [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hebron
      • Hebron [Tolland County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hebron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hebron
    • Somersville [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somersville
      • Somersville [Tolland County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somersville<3>
    • Andover [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andover
      • Andover [Tolland County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,236 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andover
    • Andover [Tolland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Andover
      • Andover [Tolland County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Andover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Andover
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andover<3>
    • Hebron [Tolland County]
    • Amston [Tolland County]
  • Berkshire County (MA)
    • South Sandisfield [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Sandisfield
      • South Sandisfield [Berkshire County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Sandisfield
    • Gomorrah [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gomorrah
      • Gomorrah [Berkshire County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
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    • Ashley Falls [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashley Falls
      • Ashley Falls [Berkshire County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashley Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Sandisfield [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandisfield
      • Sandisfield [Berkshire County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 891 people
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    • Southfield [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southfield
      • Southfield [Berkshire County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mill River [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill River
      • Mill River [Berkshire County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • New Marlborough [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Marlborough
      • New Marlborough [Berkshire County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,458 people
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    • Sheffield [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheffield
      • Sheffield [Berkshire County] lies 31 miles [49.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,129 people
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    • Monterey [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monterey
      • Monterey [Berkshire County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 924 people
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    • Mount Washington [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Washington
      • Mount Washington [Berkshire County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 157 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Otis [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Otis
      • Otis [Berkshire County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,539 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Otis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Great Barrington [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Great Barrington
      • Great Barrington [Berkshire County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,945 people
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    • Egremont [Berkshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Egremont
      • Egremont [Berkshire County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Egremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hampden County (MA)
    • Tolland [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tolland
      • Tolland [Hampden County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 508 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tolland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Granville [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Granville
      • Granville [Hampden County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,611 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Granville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Southwick [Hampden County]
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      • Southwick [Hampden County] lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,740 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southwick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Blandford [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blandford
      • Blandford [Hampden County] lies 34 miles [54.7 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,252 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blandford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Westfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Hampden County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,204 people
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    • Russell [Hampden County]
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      • Russell [Hampden County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,792 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Agawam [Hampden County]
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      • Agawam [Hampden County] lies 36 miles [57.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,613 people
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    • Longmeadow [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Longmeadow
      • Longmeadow [Hampden County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,705 people
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    • West Springfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Springfield
      • West Springfield [Hampden County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 28,517 people
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    • Montgomery [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
      • Montgomery [Hampden County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 866 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montgomery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Longmeadow [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Longmeadow
      • East Longmeadow [Hampden County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Longmeadow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Springfield [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
      • Springfield [Hampden County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 153,606 people
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    • Chester [Hampden County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Hampden County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,369 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hampshire County (MA)
    • Huntington [Hampshire County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington
      • Huntington [Hampshire County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,169 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Columbia County (NY)
    • Ancram [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ancram
      • Ancram [Columbia County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,491 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ancram have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Ancramdale [Columbia County]
    • Ancram [Columbia County]
    • Copake Falls [Columbia County]
    • Copake [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copake
      • Copake [Columbia County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,394 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Gallatin [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallatin
      • Gallatin [Columbia County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallatin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Dutchess County (NY)
    • Dogtail Corners [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dogtail Corners
      • Dogtail Corners [Dutchess County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
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    • Amenia Union [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amenia Union
      • Amenia Union [Dutchess County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amenia Union
    • Leedsville [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leedsville
      • Leedsville [Dutchess County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
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    • Dover [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dover
      • Dover [Dutchess County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,344 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dover have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Amenia [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amenia
      • Amenia [Dutchess County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amenia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Dover Plains [Dutchess County]
    • Amenia [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amenia
      • Amenia [Dutchess County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amenia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amenia<3>
    • Pawling [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pawling
      • Pawling [Dutchess County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pawling have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Pawling [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pawling
      • Pawling [Dutchess County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,262 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pawling
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pawling<3>
    • Millerton [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millerton
      • Millerton [Dutchess County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 925 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millerton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millerton<3>
    • North East [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North East
      • North East [Dutchess County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the northwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,946 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North East have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North East
    • Mabbettsville [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mabbettsville
      • Mabbettsville [Dutchess County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mabbettsville
    • Union Vale [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Vale
      • Union Vale [Dutchess County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,606 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Vale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Putnam County (NY)
    • Putnam Lake [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Putnam Lake
      • Putnam Lake [Putnam County] lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Putnam Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Putnam Lake
    • Deforest Corners [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deforest Corners
      • Deforest Corners [Putnam County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
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    • Patterson [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patterson
      • Patterson [Putnam County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,809 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patterson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Patterson [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Patterson
      • Patterson [Putnam County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Patterson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Patterson<3>
    • Southeast [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southeast
      • Southeast [Putnam County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,052 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southeast have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southeast
    • Brewster [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brewster
      • Brewster [Putnam County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,337 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brewster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brewster<3>
    • Kent [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kent
      • Kent [Putnam County] lies 33 miles [53.1 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,162 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kent have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kent
    • Carmel [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carmel
      • Carmel [Putnam County] lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,106 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carmel
    • Mahopac [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mahopac
      • Mahopac [Putnam County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mahopac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mahopac<3>
  • Westchester County (NY)
    • North Salem [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Salem
      • North Salem [Westchester County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Salem
    • Lewisboro [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisboro
      • Lewisboro [Westchester County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,522 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewisboro
    • Lewisboro [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewisboro
      • Lewisboro [Westchester County] lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewisboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewisboro<3>
    • Somers [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somers
      • Somers [Westchester County] lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somers<3>
    • Goldens Bridge [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldens Bridge
      • Goldens Bridge [Westchester County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldens Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldens Bridge<3>
    • Lincolndale [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincolndale
      • Lincolndale [Westchester County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincolndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lincolndale<3>
    • Pound Ridge [Westchester County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pound Ridge
      • Pound Ridge [Westchester County] lies 40 miles [64.4 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pound Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pound Ridge

For an expanded list of the communities that are closest to Northfield, see our County-by-County Page for Northfield.

Newspapers Published in Northfield ...

An ongoing effort between the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has resulted in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP).

To share their results, the partnership has created the Chronicling America website. The goal of this partnership is to assemble a database about the current and historic newspapers of the United States. This includes a growing collection of scanned images from selected papers. All of it available to the public on their website.

Using information that we've taken from the Chronicling America website, we've identified 137 newspapers that have been published in the area around Northfield.

Although we're unaware of any newspapers that were published in the immediate area of Northfield, there are papers which were published within 15 miles [24.1 km]. A list of those papers, sorted by paper name, can be found on the Extended Newspaper List for Northfield.

Websites to Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we first visit the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to everyone.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that are relevant to Northfield:

  • Of Special Interest ...
    • The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.
    • Stories from Connecticut
    • Stories from Massachusetts
    • Stories from New York

Cemeteries Near Northfield ...

Below are cemeteries that are in the vicinity of Northfield.

This is a new section and is likely to have errors. If you find an error, such as a missing cemetery or we have the wrong name, please let us know. If you know of them, we would also appreciate learning about previous or alternate names.

If you need information about a burial or interment, photos, transcripts, how to contact the cemetery or local authorities, please visit our selection of Genealogy Websites (see below).

If not found below, our Cemetery List for Northfield covers a larger area, with the cemeteries listed in alphabetical order.

  • Northfield Cemetery
  • Hillside Cemetery
  • St. Thomas Cemetery
  • West Cemetery
  • West Side Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the West Side Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the West Side Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Side Cemetery
  • East Cemetery
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the East Cemetery
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the East Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Cemetery
  • Continue List ...
    • Scoville Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Scoville Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Scoville Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scoville Cemetery
    • Old Bethlehem Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Bethlehem Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Bethlehem Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mt. Olive Cemetery
    • Evergreen Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Evergreen Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Evergreen Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evergreen Cemetery
    • Mt. St. James Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Mt. St. James Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Mt. St. James Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mt. St. James Cemetery
    • Church of the Immaculate Conception Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Church of the Immaculate Conception Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Church of the Immaculate Conception Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Old Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the Old Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the Old Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Church Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the East Church Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the East Church Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • St. Marys Cemetery
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for the St. Marys Cemetery
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for the St. Marys Cemetery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on St. Marys Cemetery

Nearby Communities in 1895 ...

We've built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. We also indicate if the community no longer exists and is now historic.<5>

The Rand McNally Atlas shows that Northfield had a population of 250 people in 1895 with a post office and no railroad service.

These communities are listed based on their distance from Northfield, with the one closest to Northfield listed first.

  • Northfield [Litchfield County]
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    • Northfield [Litchfield County] lies less than 2 miles<1> to the southeast of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 250 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Northfield had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Thomaston [Litchfield County]
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    • Thomaston [Litchfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 985 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Thomaston had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomaston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Campville [Litchfield County]
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    • Campville [Litchfield County] lies 2 miles [3.2 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 125 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Campville had a post office and railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Reynolds Bridge [Litchfield County]
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    • Reynolds Bridge [Litchfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 24 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Reynolds Bridge had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reynolds Bridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Plymouth [Litchfield County]
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    • Plymouth [Litchfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 700 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, Plymouth had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plymouth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • East Morris [Litchfield County]
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    • East Morris [Litchfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
    • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 85 people
    • From the 1895 Atlas, East Morris had a post office and no railroad service
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Litchfield [Litchfield County]
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      • Litchfield [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,058 people
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,094 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Litchfield had a post office and railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • East Litchfield [Litchfield County]
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      • East Litchfield [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the north of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 160 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, East Litchfield had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Litchfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Morris [Litchfield County]
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      • Morris [Litchfield County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<1> to the west of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 75 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Morris had a post office and no railroad service
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Terryville [Litchfield County]
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      • Terryville [Litchfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the east of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,000 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Terryville had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Harwinton [Litchfield County]
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      • Harwinton [Litchfield County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northeast of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 150 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Harwinton had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Bethlehem [Litchfield County]
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      • Bethlehem [Litchfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 227 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bethlehem had a post office and no railroad service
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    • Bloomfield [Hartford County]
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      • Bloomfield [Hartford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southwest of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 324 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Bloomfield had a post office and railroad service
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    • Watertown [Litchfield County]
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      • Watertown [Litchfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 1,060 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Watertown had a post office and railroad service
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    • Greystone [Litchfield County]
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      • Greystone [Litchfield County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the southeast of Northfield
      • According to the 1895 Rand McNally Atlas, the estimated population in 1895: 40 people
      • From the 1895 Atlas, Greystone had a post office and railroad service
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We've also created an expanded list of communities that existed in the 1890's and were located in the area around Northfield. See our List of 1890's Communities around Northfield.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions for Northfield ...

While our initial data about Northfield came from various goverment sources, we have found mention of Northfield in old books and maps. When we do, we'll find a fact here or a snippet there. We've created the following list to keep track of the documents we found useful in adding to our knowledge about Northfield.

We hope that the following list of documents will be of interest to you.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)

Published by Rand McNally & Co.
(Document found on Google Books)

Note for Northfield:
Services available at that time (1895): no Railroad mentioned

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Northfield. See our Misc Page for Northfield for more information.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Connecticut

About Litchfield County

About Connecticut

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Northfield) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Northfield. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Northfield

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Northfield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6948, Longitude: -73.1107       In this case, the coordinates for Northfield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.
<5>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Northfield, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.






















 

 

 

 

 


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