Home of Anna Hempstead Branch, Mary Branch and other notable figures. The oldest part, built by Robert Hempstead circa 1643. One of the oldest houses in New England. Used as a fort in the Seven Years War.
Anna Hempstead Branch Collection
Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives
“Hempstead House,” Linda Lear Center Digital Collections and Exhibitions, accessed September 29, 2022, https://lc-digital.conncoll.edu/items/show/1801.