New Millford

The majority of the area which is now incorporated as the Village of New Millford was formerly known as New Milford (one "l") and Morristown.

A History of New Milford and the New Milford Cemetery Listing are available at the Rockford Public Library. A history of the cemetery is in issue 7:141 of the Illinois State Genealogical Society newsletter.

Two churches are currently located in New Millford.

  1. New Milford United Methodist Church, 7102 Cindy Drive, Rockford, IL 61109; (815) 874-2889
  2. Cornerstone Fellowship (Baptist), 2420 New Milford Church Road, Rockford, IL 61109; (815) 874-4393

Long-time, well-known surnames of the area include BAXTER and EVANS.