1736, Em 30 de novembro,quatro municípios na margem leste do estado de Connecticut Rive

foram aceitas pelo Tribunal Geral de Massachusetts:

No. 1(Soure), Nº 2 (Westmoreland), Nº 3 (Walpole),

Nº 4 (Charlestown).

1752 On February 10, Benning Wentworth, New Hampshire Colonial Governor,

re-chartered the town and named it Chesterfield as the southern boundary ofnh had finally been established.

1761 In November Moses Smith and his son-in-law William Thomas and their families became the first settlers in Chesterfield. Smith construiu acrossand ao norte do atual desembarque do Rio Connecticut; Thomas construiu sobre o rio no que é hoje a Ferries Road.

1762 em 25 de abril, Mary Thomas, A primeira criança branca, nasceu.

primeira serração construída por JohnSnow& Moses Smith on Catsbane Brook.

as primeiras placas serradas foram ajudadas para uma pista de dança…e uma dança foi realizada.

1767 censo mostra 365 habitantes

primeira reunião da cidade registrada.Angariou fundos para gerir a cidade, contratar um professor.

1770 Meetinghouse erigida.

1772 Philip Embury, Methodist Pastor, came from Albany topreach at

Robertson’s Farm onChristian Street (now Poocham Rd.)

1775-1782 Revolutionary War 141 Chesterfield men served.

(Placa, na câmara Municipal)

1776 139 homens assinado e 13 recusou-se a assinar a Declaração para”combater o

hostil anais do Britânico frotas e exércitos contra as

Reino Colônias Americanas”.

1777 Batalha de Bennington; muitos C. men responderam; tiros de canhão ouvidos.

1781 With other towns in western NH, Chesterfield voted to join Vermont.In

1781 it was Chesterfield, Washington County, Vermont. A cidade recusou-se a fornecer uma quota de homens para o Exército Continental, pelo que mais tarde foi multada.

1782 Vermont told by Gen. Washington to release NH towns or dangerous

statehood. O conselho de Vermont concordou com a decisão do Congresso. Chesterfield

foi novamente parte da NH.

1786 Lower Ferry on the Connecticut chartered to William Thomas.

1790 Chesterfield Academy incorporated. Was well-respected, compared

to PhilipsExeter.

1795 First Methodist Society in NH formed in Chesterfield.

1798 (or earlier) Universal Restoration Society organized. (Later

Universalist Church)

1800 Census shows 2,161 inhabitants

1800 Upper Ferry on Connecticut was granted to Samuel Farr & Ezekiel

Hildreth.

1802 Post office established in Centre Village (Chesterfield).

1810 Cotton factory built, one of 13 sites developed on Partridge Brook in

FactoryVillage.

1815 Bell adquirido para a Cidade de Capela; rachado depois da primeira semana;

reformulação & re-pendurado no ano seguinte.

a cada semana dia e tolled a idade da pessoa quando uma morte

ocorreu.

1830 Censo mostra 2046 habitantes

Universalista Igreja construída em West Chesterfield.

1834 Chesterfield Congregational Church built; stood across from the

old townoffices.

1837 Poor Farm established on River Road. Fechado em 1865.

1844 Methodist Church built (now Asbury United Methodist Church)

1851 Old Meetinghouse burned by arsonist. New “Town House”builtof

pedra local.

Old Meetinghouse bell reformulou andhung no novo edifício.

1853 Spofford UnionMeetinghouse built.

1859 Chesterfield Academy building burned and Schoolhouse # 5 built.

1860 Censo mostra 1434inhabitants

1861-1865 Guerra Civil 74 nomes listados em Randall’sHistory de Chesterfield.

alguns homens de Chesterfield juntaram-se a Vermont Reg’S. Monument

lists 76. 8 morreram de ferimentos ou doenças.

1866 Post office established in the West Village. (West Chesterfield)

1869 Chesterfield FactoryVillage Hall built.

1870s as pessoas começaram a chegar ao lugar “for health and pleasure”.

1876 Steamboat”Enterprise”, lançada em Spofford Lago

1882 Oran Randall’sHistory de Chesterfield publicado.

1884 14 distritos escolares e fourteenschools, um dos quais foi classificado.

218 alunos.

1886 Citizens ‘ Hall builtin West Chesterfield. (Now Actor’s Playhouse)

1888 Blizzard with”high wind all night, High drifts ever seen here.

estradas bloqueadas. No mail for aweek from Keene”, according to Jay

Jackson. Drifts para 2ndstories.

1889 Suspensionbridge built; first across the Connecticut River in

Chesterfield. A nossa cidade pagou 8 mil dólares e o Brattleboro 4 mil dólares.

1896 Pine GroveSprings Hotel opened, later called Lake Spofford Hotel;

burned 1961.

o nome dos Correios e da aldeia mudou para Spofford.

1900 Censo shows981 habitantes.

Camp Namashaug for boys built on Spofford Lake.

1900 ca Camp Nitawa for girls built. In thelate 1930’s became Old New

England Village

1901 Spofford FireDepartment “Busy Bees” formed. Corpo de bombeiros foi na

Spring St.

1915-1918 Guerra Mundial I. 20 Chesterfield Militares 1fatality

1920 ca Acampamento Marquette adquirido LakesideProperty.

1927 3 schooldistricts: #1 West Chesterfield, #5 Chesterfield,

#13 Spofford. 82 pupilas.

1930 Census shows704 habitantes.

1931 Chesterfield andWest Chesterfield Fire Departments formed.

Spofford Village Hall remodelado para se tornar Spofford FireStation.

1936 ChesterfieldGorge Geologic Area given to the State of New

Hampshire by Forest Society.

Grande dilúvio fez muitos estragos na cidade e destruiu a ponte sobre

o Rio Connecticut.

1937 Temporarybridge construída para substituir a ponte original também destruído por

dilúvio. New arch bridge built by nh & VT with greater clearance.

1938 Camp Notre Damepurchased Camp Namashaug.

New England Hurricane-much destruction in town; many pines

downed at the lake.

1939 Chesterfield Library built.

quarried off Old

Chesterfield Rd. Ala infantil adicionada em 1940.

1941-1945 World War II. 101 men &women served.

morreu.

1947 ca Chesterfield Gorgedeveled as a state park.

1948 Velha e Grande Casa Dia para celebrar a emissão de um selo homenageando

Harlan Fiske Stone, Chefe de Justiça dos EUA SupremeCourt, nascido

em Chesterfield, em 1872. Cobertura do primeiro dia em Chesterfield

Correios.

1950 Censo mostra 970 habitantes.

1951 Chesterfield School built in center to consolidate 3 two-room

schools. 169 alunos.

American Legion comprada e movida old School House # 5 across

the street.

Big Old Home Day celebration commemorating 100th anniversary

of Town Hall held.

1951-1953 Guerra da Coreia. 40 soldados de Chesterfiel envolvidos.

1955 CatholicCongregation organized; used town hall annex for services,

then moved to renovated Benjamin Pierce House on Rte.63.

duas salas de aula adicionais acrescentadas à escola de Chesterfield.

1960 Census mostra 1408 habitantes.

Tiny Tots Kindergarten opened.

1962 4 salas de aula(Jr.High Section) adicionadas à escola.

nova estação de correios construída em Spofford.

1962 Camp Spofford estabelecido com a compra de Camp Marquette.

1965-1975 guerra do Vietnã. 57 Chesterfield Servicemenserved, 3 Servceman died

1968 Pisgah Park established by the State of New Hampshire.

1973 Town purchasedware’s Grove for a town beach.

1974 a cidade adopta as primeiras regras de urbanização.

Chesterfield Historical Society established.

1976 Chesterfield joined in the celebration of the nation’s Bicentennial.

o censo de 1980 mostra 2561 habitantes.

Grace Community Evangelical Free Church organized; met at

Grange Hall.

1980 ca. New Life Chapel começou a se reunir na Igreja de SpoffordUnion.

1985 Catholics buildnew Our Lady of the Lake Chapel on Rte 63.

1986 Grace CommunityEvangelical Church built on Old Swanzey Road.

1988 6 Salas de aula-sala de música, ginásio/sala de almoço, escritório, Sala de Recursos

adicionado à escola

1989 Cidade establishespublic jardim-de-infância. O infantário dos pequenos Tots fecha.

1992 Town HighwayGarage built on Old Brattleboro Road.

1994 New Fire Stationbuilt on Rte. 63 for consolidated Chesterfield and

West Chesterfield Depts.

1995

1997 New Libraryconstructed.

1998 ChesterfieldHistorical Society moved into old library.

Censo 2000 shows3542 habitantes.

2003 New Seabees ArchBridge construído através do Rio Connecticut.

2006 Our Lady of the Lake Chapel was closed.

2008 New Town Offices / Police Station built.

New Spofford Fire Station built.

Pioneer Baptist Church purchased Catholic Church building, began

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