Bob Grigg (December 8, 1932 - July 25, 2016) was born in Wakefield, MA, attended the
Colebrook Center School through the eighth grade, graduated from Lyndon
Institute in Lyndon Center, Vermont, enlisted in US Navy (1952-56), Clark
Univ. (1956-60), then embarked upon a career as a cartographer, finishing as
the Information Editor for Hammond, Inc. of Maplewood, New Jersey.
After returning to
Colebrook, Bob became involved with the Colebrook Land Conservancy and the
Colebrook Historical Society, which ultimately led to his being named
Municipal Historian for the town of Colebrook. For the past ten years Bob
has written a weekly column in the Winsted Journal under the byline
Bob was married
to Anna Grigg for the past thirty years. His daughter, Robin,
is married to Rick Tillotson. They all live in Colebrook.
Below is an index of Bob's many and diverse articles (500 posted as of
March, 2015). You'll need Adobe Reader to open most of these as PDF's.