​Rocky Hill Historical Society

Academy Hall Museum 785 Old Main Street Rocky Hill, CT 06067​        

Protecting, Preserving, and Promoting the History of Rocky Hill, CT 

snail mail: P.O. Box 185

​​​phone: (860) 563-6704

   Nonprofit 501 (C) (3)


In 1998, former RHHS librarian Midge Sword began clipping obituaries of deceased Rocky Hill residents from the Hartford Courant. The criteria included people who had either been born or had lived in Rocky Hill sometime during their lives. Around 2010, I began an Excel file to provide an easily accessible list of these obituaries for research purposes. Using research engines such as and I began to quickly expand the number of entries on this list. Continuing research also provided different avenues for obtaining information of prior deceased Rocky Hill residents which I also included on this list.              

John Serra