The Society Of the Cincinnati in The State of Connecticut

The Capture of the Hessians at Trenton, December 26, 1776-1828. Left: Jonathan Trumbull Jr. (1740-1809) - Speaker of the Us House of Representatives. Right: Jonathan Trumbull Sr. (1710-1785) - Governor of Connecticut
The Battle of Bunker's Hill, June 17, 1775. Right: William Hull (1753-1825) - Lieutenant-Colonel in the Continental Army
The Resignation of General Washington, December 23, 1783. Left: Thomas Y. Seymour (1757-1811) - Lieutenant in the 2nd Continental Regiment of the Dragoons
The Death of General Mercer at the Battle of Princeton, January 1777
  • "I shall make it the most agreeable part of my duty to study merit, and reward the brave and deserving."

    "Remember that it is the actions, and not the commission, that make the officer, and that there is more expected from him, than the title."

    Address to the Officers of the Virginia Regiment, Jan. 8, 1756
  • Events

    2018 President’s Day Standing Committee and Membership Meeting
    February 19, 2018, Union League Cafe, New Haven, Connecticut
    * Our speaker will be Professor Robert Allison, Ph. D., Member of the Massachusetts Society

    2018 Spring Standing Committee Meeting
    April 21, 2018,  Indian Harbor Yacht Club, 710 Steamboat Road, Greenwich, Connecticut

    2018 Annual Membership Meeting and Luncheon
    June 30, 2018, Senate Chambers of the Capitol Building, Hartford, Connecticut.  Luncheon at The Hartford Golf Club, West Hartford, Connecticut