Ancient Burying Ground
This church was established by the Reverend Thomas Hooker when he came to Hartford from the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1636. The...
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Lonely Planet review
In the Ancient Burying Ground behind Center Church lie the remains of Hooker and Revolutionary War patriots Joseph and Jeremiah Wadsworth. Some headstones date from the 17th century.