Place:Pomfret, Windham, Connecticut, United States


NamePomfret
Alt namesMashamoquet
TypeTown
Coordinates41.883°N 71.95°W
Located inWindham, Connecticut, United States     (May 1713 - )
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Pomfret is a town in Windham County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 4,247 in 2010 according to the United States Census. The town was incorporated in 1713 and named after Governor Saltonstall’s estate near Pontefract (meaning broken bridge) in Yorkshire, England. Pomfret is bordered on the north by Woodstock, on the east by Putnam and Killingly, on the west by Eastford, and on the south by Brooklyn and Hampton.

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Pomfret was a parish of Woodstock until 1713.


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