Whether you are from the Putnam County or you are transplanted from another county or another state, have you ever wondered if you have any roots there?

I went to the website Forebears which has just about everything that you ever wanted to know about your area. Since I am originally from New York, I had to check to see if my name was on this list at all. Nope, but maybe yours is.The top 100 surnames listed in Litchfield County from 2014 are below.

  1. Smith
  2. Murphy
  3. Johnson
  4. Miller
  5. Williams
  6. Brown
  7. Kelly
  8. Ryan
  9. Rodriguez
  10. Marin
  11. Anderson
  12. Sullivan
  13. Martinez
  14. Jones
  15. O’Connor
  16. Russo
  17. Walsh
  18. Rivera
  19. Gonzalez
  20. Adams
  21. Garcia
  22. O’Brien
  23. Davis
  24. McCarthy
  25. Lopez
  26. King
  27. Torres
  28. Perez
  29. Collins
  30. Hernandez
  31. Gallagher
  32. Taylor
  33. Wilson
  34. Lewis
  35. Tompkins
  36. Moore
  37. Young
  38. Sanchez
  39. Russell
  40. FitzGerald
  41. Campbell
  42. Schwartz
  43. Clark
  44. Thomas
  45. Reilly
  46. Phillips
  47. Meyer
  48. Tox
  49. Moran
  50. Kennedy
  51. Doherty
  52. Esposito
  53. White
  54. Baker
  55. Lynch
  56. Casey
  57. Allen
  58. Lee
  59. Hughes
  60. Green
  61. Carey
  62. Wright
  63. Ramos
  64. Morris
  65. Marino
  66. Robinson
  67. Murray
  68. Diaz
  69. Carroll
  70. Butler
  71. Quinn
  72. Nelson
  73. Morales
  74. Cohen
  75. Burke
  76. Barrett
  77. Thompson
  78. Ross
  79. Lyons
  80. Cunningham
  81. Brady
  82. Ortiz
  83. Fisher
  84. Duffy
  85. Bennett
  86. Hoffman
  87. Doyle
  88. Scott
  89. Schneider
  90. Edwards
  91. Donovan
  92. Rossi
  93. O’Neil
  94. Mitchell
  95. Higgins
  96. Ward
  97. Mahoney
  98. Leonard
  99. Higgins
  100. Leonard
  101. Castro
  102. Cassidy
  103. Bell