The Historical Society was founded in 2002. We meet the 3rd Monday of each month in the town hall. Our Speaker Series features a wide variety of topics during the months of February, March, April and May.

Your Family's History is Suffield's History

Our museum is located in Suffield's original fire station, our museum holds displays representing a variety of items reflecting life in early Suffield. Special displays include:

  • Carriage built here in the late 1800s
  • Artifacts from our general store and early businesses
  • Suffield School memorabilia
  • Scrapbooks of news articles covering all aspects of life in Suffield from 1927 - 1960s
  • Early tools, fam inplements and household gadgets
  • Spinning wheels
  • Seasonal displays

The museum is open on the first Sunday of each month from 1-5pm.

For other times and tours, call Jo Demboksi at 330-628-3695.

Current Officers

  • President:   Jo Demboksi
  • Secretary:   Pauline Persons
  • Treasurer:   Nancy Wise
  • Curator:   Bob Longbottom
  • Program Chair:   Gino Calcei

A Brief History of Suffield Township

In 1802, Royal Pease came to the Western Reserve from Suffield, Connecticut. He built a crude cabin and began the arduous task of clearing land and planting crops. Read more...

Historical Society Current Events

Something's going on each month, and you're invited...

Newsletter Archive

Chock full of news, anecdotes and - of course - Suffield Township history! Great reading!

Please Join Us!

Become part of a community that enjoys and values history, and. join the Historical Society.