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  New Albion, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Town of New Albion is in the northwest quadrant of the county.
New Albion forms its border on the east with the Town of Mansfield and on the west with the Town of Leon.
New Albion -- The hamlet of New Albion is southwest of Cattaraugus village by the junction of Routes 5 and 6.
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 Albion, Orleans County, New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Albion is the county seat of Orleans County, New York and is about 30 miles west north-west of the City of Rochester, New York.
Albion is the center of the Medina sandstone industry, and lies in the midst of a good farming region, of which it is the principal shipping point, especially for apples, cabbages and beans.
Albion is the location of Albion Correctional Facility, one of the two New York State prisons used for females.
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 ALBION - LoveToKnow Article on ALBION
The village is served by the New York Central and Hudson River railway, by the Buffalo, Lockport and Rochester electric railway, and by the Erie Canal.
Albion is the centre of the Medina sandstone industry, and lies in the midst of a good farming region, of which it is the principal shipping point, especially for apples, cabbages and beans.
Albion was settled in 1812, was incorporated in 1823 and became the county-seat in 1825.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /A/AL/ALBION.htm   (187 words)

  
 NTU Info Centre: Orleans County, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The eastern boundary of Tryon County was approximately five miles west of the present city of Schenectady, and the county included the western part of the Adirondack Mountains and the area west of the West Branch of the Delaware River.
Orleans County is in western New York State, northeast of Buffalo and west of Rochester, on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Monroe County is to the east, and Genesee County is to the south.
www.nowtryus.com /article:Orleans_County,_New_York   (911 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Orleans County, N.Y.
Elizur Kirke Hart (1841-1893) — of New York.
U.S. District Attorney for the Southern District of New York, 1870-72.
Silas Mainville Burroughs (1810-1860) — of Medina, Orleans County, N.Y. Born in Ovid,
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 Untitled Document
John Tripp - born in Columbia county October 17, 1844, settled in Duchess County, New York in 1876, is overseer; wife Sarah Brusie of Columbia county, married in 1867; one son.
His mother was a native of Hocking County, his father, a farmer and carpenter, was a native of the Sand Run area, and fought in the Civil War, in several battles in the south.
Tripp - born in Duchess county in 1818; wife Loretta Case, married in 1840, died in 1845; wife Eliza Ann Bowman of this town, married in 1847; one daughter.
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 New York Counties, New York (More Information)
The county seat of Montgomery County, New York, is Fonda.
Queens County is identical with Queens, one of the five boroughs of New York City.
The county seat of Washington County, New York, is Fort Edward.
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 Lyons NY 14489 - Wayne County Court House
The contest for county seat developed between Wolcott and Lyons and prominent men of both villages descended upon Albany to plead their case.
The first court house built in Wayne County was a two story brick building in the center of the village square on land donated by the Village of Lyons.
A Court House of similar design was built in Albion, Orleans County, New York and is a fine example of Greek Revival architecture with striking Ionic columns on the front portico.
www.cgazette.com /towns/Lyons/history/courthse.htm   (1146 words)

  
 New York Books - Essex County
With an area of 1,836 square miles, the second largest in the State, an average elevation of 3,000 feet, the highest in the State, it is a remarkable combination of lofty peaks, deep ravines, glorious lakes and streams which make it the mecca of thousands of lovers of nature's grandeur.
In 1799 came the organizing of the county with Elizabethtown as the seat of justice, and the territory divided embracing four towns-Crown Point, formed 1780; Elizabethtown, 1798; Willsborough formed 1788, both from Crown Point; and Jay from Willsborough in 1798.
The county seat of Essex was first located at the town of the same name, and from 1799 to 1807 the courts were held there.
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 Weather for the State of New York, New York (Weather)
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 Orleans County, New York Genealogical Records Information
The County area was one fitted to agriculture, and when once the fever of land speculation had abated, and the timber of the section had been removed enough to open wide areas, farming became the great industry.
Meanwhile we have been discussing a section as Orleans County, which was a part of the large Genesee County (the whole of western New York) until November 11, 1824.
In that year Orleans was set off as a separate entity, to have added to it on April 5 of the next year the town of Shelby.
www.mynewyorkgenealogy.com /ny_county/orl.htm   (1344 words)

  
 New York CountiesBirth Certificate, Death Record, Marriage License and More (N-R)
Since 1847 divorce actions in New York have been handled in the supreme court for the county in which the divorce was heard.
New York divorce files, however, are sealed for one hundred years.
Long Beach, NY Nassau County vital records are available from the Town office where the event occured and from the New York State Bureau of Vital Records. .
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 New York Books - Queens County
In the opening decades of the nineteenth century, New York City had begun to grow at the extraordinary pace that soon made it the Empire City of the young Republic.
New Yorkers and Brooklynites also trekked to western Queens to visit the immense cemeteries foisted upon the county by New York and Brooklyn religious corporations in response to the banning in 1848 of burial grounds from lower Manhattan for health reasons.
The critical development of this decade was the action of the New York State legislature establishing the Greater City of New York.
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 Letters of the American Civil War   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
William Combs (1828-1904) was a farm worker from Winchester, Cheshire County, New Hampshire.
Kaufman Funk (1843-1878) was born in Wooster, Wayne County, Ohio.
In it, White mentions several fellow soldiers, including a substitute sent in place of a conscripted Frederick County man. He also writes of the scarcity of provisions in camp, and expresses concern about the hardships his family is enduring at home.
www.rarebooks.nd.edu /digital/civil_war/letters/index.shtml   (3423 words)

  
 Free Surname Search - New York
New Netherland Notables - Person Index : Lineages of notable individuals and/or their spouses who can trace one or more ancestral lines back to the original inhabitants of what was once known as New Netherland.
Kings County, New York 1910 Federal Census (partial : includes part of 5th ward, part of 6th ward, part of 8th ward, part of 12th ward, part of 20th ward, and part of 31th ward.
1776 Representation and Petition of the Freeholders and Inhabitants of Queens County, on the Island of Nassau, in the Province of New York.
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 Orleans County, New York NY, county profile - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Orleans County, NY Orleans County is one of 62 counties in New York.
The county is in the Rochester metro area.
This was a decrease of -.07% from the 2000 census.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=22492   (414 words)

  
 Genealogical Publishing: Genealogy, Family History, Ancestry, Genealogy books   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Orleans County, New York, situated in the northwestern corner of the state along Lake Ontario, was carved out of Genesee County in 1824.
Arad Thomas's account of Orleans County was the first comprehensive history of the area and its early settlers.
These topics are followed by a discussion of surveying and clearing the land, hardships and privations faced by early settlers, construction of roads and canals, the state of religion and education, and so on.
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 ALBION - Online Information article about ALBION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
ORLEANS, FERDINAND PHILIP LOUIS CHARLES HENRY, DUKE OF (1810-1842)
The village is served by the New York Central and See also:
Albion is the centre of the See also:
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 RootsWeb: CURRAN-L Archives (August 1999)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
George2 Curran (Henry1_) was born in Albion, Orleans County, New York November 10,1840.
His body was interred June 17, 1920 in Albion, Orleans County, New York, Mt. Albion Cemetery.
Sarah was born in Albion, Orleans County, New York January 27, 1842.
archiver.rootsweb.com /th/index/CURRAN/1999-08   (128 words)

  
 Orleans County, New York GenWeb Page
Orleans County was created from Genesee County on April 15, 1825.
Orleans County is 23 miles across from east to west and 16 1/2 miles from north to south.
Orleans County is bordered by Lake Ontario to the north, Monroe County to the east, Genesee County to the south and Niagara County to the west.
www.rootsweb.com /~nyorlean   (713 words)

  
 Town of Shelby   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The town of Shelby, containing the hamlets of Shelby Center, East Shelby, West Shelby, Shelby Basin and Millville, and also part of the village of Medina is situated in the southwest corner of Orleans County.
The Town of Shelby was part of the Town of Ridgeway and the County of Genesee.
By an Act of the Legislature of the State in March of 1818 the Town of Ridgeway was divided into two towns, and the Town of Shelby came into being.
www.orleanshistory.org /Towns/shelby.htm   (283 words)

  
 O.C.H.A.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Orleans County Historical Association (OCHA) was founded in 1977 to preserve, restore, and maintain what is significant to the history and antiquity of Orleans County, New York.
In the past, OCHA has had a successful oral history project, paid for the microfilming of country newspapers from their beginning to present, published several historical books, funded historic markers and their placement.
Orleans county courthouse in Albion, NY built in the 1850's
www.orleanshistory.org   (243 words)

  
 Orleans County New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Orleans County, New York Sheriff's Department From the Collection of Jeff Ambroz 1992 Chevrolet Caprice Holley, New York Police...
Allen Hutchins, representative from Lenawee County in 183536, came to Adrian from Orleans County, New York, as early as 1832-33.
The Orleans County Historical Association (OCHA) was founded in 1977 to preserve, restore, and maintain what is...
www.neworleansabc.com /orleanscountynewyork   (1037 words)

  
 Find A Grave - Search Results for "HARD"
Elected to represent New York's 33rd District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1833 to 1837.
Also served as a member of the New York State Senate in 1841, and as a State Court Judge in 1856.
Born into an old and distinguished New York family of Dutch origin, he was a surveyor by profession, and in 1793 built a mill on the Owasco Lake outlet in the northern tier of New York's Finger Lakes region.
www.findagrave.com /php/famous.php?page=name&firstName=&lastName=HARD   (846 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Orleans County , New York (NY) - (county) - Facts and Information
Orleans, county (817 sq mi/2,116 sq km; 1990 pop.
Albion; 43°22'N 78°13'W. Bounded N by L. Ontario; crossed by the N.Y. State Barge Canal; drained by Oak Orchard Creek.
Capital city or county seat is shown by the symbol
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 Albion, NY (Orleans County) - village housing guide - ePodunk
New York > All counties > Orleans County > Albion, NY Albion, NY
Growth trend: According to Census Bureau estimates, the population of Orleans County has declined slightly.
The total number of people living in the county dropped by -1.2%, from 44,171 in 2000 to 43,629 in 2003.
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 The Tale of a Trail: Material Culture along Ridge Road
Contact the Cobblestone Society Museum, Routes 98 and 104 at Childs, P.O. Box 363, Albion, NY 14411; 716 589-9013 or 589-9510.
A native of New York City, he spent his boyhood in the Mohawk Valley.
An ancient east-west route across western New York State acquired commercial importance in the westward expansion of the early nineteenth century.
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 Family of Jeremiah Coffey & Johanna Giltinan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Bridget COFFEY Born: 29 Sep 1861 Albion, Orleans, New York Christened: 6 Oct 1861 Albion, Orleans, New York Died: 19 Sep 1865 Albion, Orleans, New York 3.
Mary COFFEY Born: 6 Sep 1858 Albion, Orleans, New York Christened: 12 Sep 1858 Albion, Orleans, New York 5.
Elizabeth COFFEY Born: 22 Dec 1867 Albion, Orleans, New York Christened: 22 Dec 1867 Albion, Orleans, New York Died: 1921 Albion, Orleans, New York Buried: 1921 Albion, Orleans, New York 9.
www.geocities.com /SiliconValley/Circuit/6495/coffey.html   (907 words)

  
 Arc of Orleans County
The Arc of Orleans County welcomes you to our website.
This online resource will provide you with information on the services and assistance we offer and with news and updates on our organization and the people we serve.
As one of 58 Chapters of NYSARC, Inc., The Arc is linked to the largest not-for-profit organization in the nation serving people with developmental disabilities.
www.arcoforleans.org   (147 words)

  
 Buffalo News - City&Region : Western New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Nominations of women who make significant contributions to the community are sought for the YWCA of Western New York's 28th annual Leader Luncheon.
Groups that "expended resources for hurricane relief that were originally intended to be expended in Western New York" were invited to apply for "extraordinary support" or to replace money spent to relocate hurricane victims.
Emergency crews and New York State Electric and Gas employees cleared the building on North Main Street.
www.buffalonews.com /cityregion/westernnewyork.asp   (1056 words)

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