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  Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Palmyra (town), New York
The Town of Palmyra is on the south border of the county.
In the town the population was spread out with 26.0% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 29.8% from 25 to 44, 23.9% from 45 to 64, and 12.9% who were 65 years of age or older.
Palmyra -- The Village of Palmyra on the Erie Canal.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Palmyra_(town),_New_York   (764 words)

 Wayne County Palmyra History
Palmyra is regarded as the birthplace of the Mormon religion.
Leonard Jerome, Churchill's maternal grandfather was born in Pompey, New York, to Isaac and Aurora Murray Jerome.
Admiral William Sampson was born in Palmyra in 1840.
www.co.wayne.ny.us /Departments/historian/HistPalmyra.htm   (1115 words)

 Palmyra (town), New York : Palmyra (town), Wayne County, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Palmyra is a town located in Wayne County, New York.
As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 7,672.
The racial makeup of the town is 97.46% White, 0.38% African American, 0.36% Native American, 0.50% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.22% from other races, and 1.08% from two or more races.
www.mik.fastload.org /pa/Palmyra_(town),_Wayne_County,_New_York.html   (413 words)

 Town of Palmyra, Wayne County, NY
Town of Palmyra, Wayne County, NY From the 1860 Gazetteer of the State of New York, by J. French
The Village, or Borough of Palmyra, where is the Post Office, is on Mud creek, in the E. township, and has the Erie Canal along the N., and across the E. part of the village.
Palmyra Village is situated 13 miles N. of Canandaigua, 22 E. of Rochester, 15 W. of Lyons, 16 S. of Pulteneyville, 12 NW of Vienna V. and 22 from Geneva.
www.rootsweb.com /~nywayne/townships/palmyra.html   (1299 words)

 Palmyra New York Western Presbyterian Church
Palmyra held her first town meeting and elected her first officers at the house of Gideon Durfee, in April, 1796.
This was not the first burying ground in the town, for that was on the farm of Gideon Durfee, east of the village, recently purchased by Mr.
To-day Palmyra's churches number six: the Reformed Dutch on Cuyler street; the Roman Catholic on Church street; the Presbyterian, the Methodist, the Baptist, and the Episcopal on the four corners where Main street and Canandaigua with its continuation Church street, intersect.
www.rootsweb.com /~nywayne/history/palpresb.html   (5738 words)

 AdQuest3D: Content
The new temple is actually 200 feet over the town of Palmyra line in the Ontario County town of Manchester.
Palmyra was Smith's home and the site of the Grandin Building, where the first Book of Mormon was printed.
The temple could also be the key to a new economic shift in Palmyra, which has greatly benefited from the influx of tourists for the annual Hill Cumorah Pageant.
zwire.com /news/newsstory.cfm?newsid=149567&...+Stories&CATEGORYID=410   (1344 words)

 History of Palmyra, Utah
Palmyra (Utah) was founded in 1852 on the banks of the Spanish Fork River.
The town soon became absorbed into the city of Spanish Fork.
Both Palmyras were named for Palmyra, New York, a town prominent in early Mormon history.
www.onlineutah.com /palmyrahistory.shtml   (59 words)

 New York
New York, abbreviated "NY", is in the Middle Atlantic region of the U.S. Its capital is Albany.
There were 18,976,457 people in New York as of the 2000 census.
Please explore the cities and towns of New York, below.
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We are a small town church that is striving to focus on Jesus.
We are located at the intersections of Routes 31 and 21 in the center of Palmyra on the Northwest corner.
Many changes have occurred on the inside however, including the renovation of the Sunday School wing, the hand excavation under the Sunday school wing for a kitchen and dining hall and most recently the renovation of the inside of the narthex itself.
www.gbgm-umc.org /palmyrany   (389 words)

 Palmyra (town), New York - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 3.05.
Palmyra Air Park -- A private airfield norht of Palmyra village.
Wide Waters -- A long narrow pond in the Erie Canal is partly in the southeast corner of the town.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Palmyra_(town),_New_York   (760 words)

 Wayne County Williamson History
The town of Williamson was formed from the town of Sodus on February 20, 1802.
The hamlet of Pultneyville lies on the lakeshore near the center of the northern border of the town of Williamson.
It is thought that the main route coming into western New York came from Philadelphia to New York City, north to Albany and west to Syracuse and Rochester.
www.co.wayne.ny.us /Departments/historian/HistWilliamson.htm   (699 words)

 UTU: News
In Palmyra, another Pennsylvania developer is negotiating the terms of a plan with the borough to turn a 185-acre brownfield near the River Line's Route 73 station into a new development with 600 to 800 age-restricted housing units, big-box retailers and recreational activities.
A Nelessen study commissioned by NJ Transit projected that 19,000 new residential units and nearly 11 million square feet of new commercial, industrial and office space would be built in River Line towns in the next five to 10 years.
Five new businesses have opened in the city since the River Line began running, and two other business are expected to open, according to Donna Boone, executive director of the city's Main Street New Jersey program.
www.utu.org /worksite/detail_news.cfm?ArticleID=20072   (1881 words)

 Palmyra New York — Our Community, Rochester NY Personal Injury Attorneys, Wayne County, Finger Lakes
Palmyra, New York lies along the Erie Canal, near the south shore of beautiful Lake Ontario.
This charming Upstate New York community is near the state's third largest city, Rochester.
Palmyra is also the base for the Hill Cumorah Visitors Center, built at the foot of Cumorah Hill, one of the most well known of the many hills in the Finger Lakes Region.
www.rochesterinjury.com /palmyra.html   (529 words)

 Liberty House B&B VISIT PALMYRA, NY
In its early days, Palmyra was very much a frontier town, but later came to prominence after the opening of the Erie Canal in 1825.
Palmyra became known as "Queen of Canaltowns," and was an important center of trade along the busy waterway.
Today, Palmyra is a lively place, complete with several fascinating museums, outdoor recreational opportunities, and a host of community and cultural events throughout the year.
www.libertyhousebb.com /visit_palmyra_ny.htm   (325 words)

 Hill Cumorah (Palmyra, New York)
Lyons is one of the oldest towns in upstate New York and, as I had learned a few months earlier, was where my great-great-great-grandfather Solomon Myers was born during the late 1700s, which was exactly why I was there.
An hour later, as the thermometer topped 100 degrees, I stopped in Palmyra, New York, which was the home of Mormon founder, Joseph Smith, back in the early 1800s.
Not surprisingly, New York City's population exploded after the canal was completed.
www.delsjourney.com /travels_2001-02/story_list/us/hill_cumorah.htm   (744 words)

 Palmyra Real Estate MLS Listings of Homes - RealEstateSurfing.com Virginia
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Palmyra real estate agents, mortgage brokers, real estate lawyers and home inspectors are all here to answer your questions.
Many are moving from out of town and appreciate the assistance in smoothing out the details.
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 Vacation 99 - New York
Although it was mostly in upstate New York, we spent a very memorable couple of days in and around New York City.
Our time spent in New York City was on the evening of the 10th.
We arrived in Palmyra on the evening of the 14th and went and found the Wayne County Fairgrounds where we were to set up camp for the night.
www.xmission.com /~ba/vacation_99/states/new_york/new_york.htm   (950 words)

 Palmyra, New York Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
This is where the Book of Mormon was completed, the three witnesses received their witness and of course the organization of the church.
If you were to have any time left, I would suggest must sees as: Niagara Falls (70 miles from Palmyra Inn), Erie Canal (Palmyra, New York), Gettysburg (6 hours to the south), and Amish/Mennonite communities in a number of places.
Four churches are located on four corners in the heart of Palmyra, New York and represent the religious diversity of Palmyra.
www.palmyrainn.com /palmyra_new_york/palmyra_new_york_attractions.php   (649 words)

 Palmyra (NY) Photograph Collection, c1890-c1910
The collection consists of 312 glass plate negatives The photographs are thought to have been made by a member of the Garlock family in the small upstate New York town of Palmyra.
In this collection we find people, events, and settings that are unique to the town of Palmyra and unique to the Garlocks but also representative of the country as a whole.
The printing of the negatives was made possible through funds provided by New York State for the conservation of materials in research libraries.
www.lib.rochester.edu /index.cfm?PAGE=1070   (533 words)

(Palmyra, New York)- Congressman Jim Walsh will join Palmyra Mayor Vicky Daly to unveil new Erie Canal-related interpretive exhibits at the Port of Palmyra Marina in the Village of Palmyra on Thursday, August 24th, at 10:00 a.m.
The Palmyra exhibits are part of a larger interpretive exhibits program across the state initiated by the Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor.
The Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor, spanning 524 miles of the current New York State Canal System and original alignments, encompasses 4,834 square miles in 23 counties and includes 234 communities immediately adjacent to the Erie, Oswego, Cayuga-Seneca, and Champlain Canals.
www.house.gov /apps/list/press/ny25_walsh/pr_060823a.html   (428 words)

 New York Canal Times - Online Newspaper   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Western New York has always been known as one of the nation’s leading producer of apples.
New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer and Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Denise M. Sheehan recently released a draft report outlining how General Electric Company’s discharge of dangerous PCBs has led to persistent navigation problems in the Champlain Canal.
As the 2006 navigation season on the New York State Canal System comes to a close, it is evident that this year will be remembered as one of the most challenging in our history.
www.nycanaltimes.com /index.asp   (3783 words)

 Palmyra, New York NY, town profile (Wayne County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Palmyra is a town in Wayne County, in the Rochester metro area.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Palmyra was $19,506, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Palmyra, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $432.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=273657   (703 words)

 BYU NewsNet - Mayor promotes touring historic sites in NY
The town of Palmyra was founded in 1789, and the village was incorporated in 1804.
In New York, the state is divided into counties, which are then divided into townships, with the business center of the town being a village.
LDS Church sites have historically been the most popular in both the town and village of Palmyra, but the state of New York is promoting the Erie Canal as a tourist destination, Mayor Daly said.
newsnet.byu.edu /story.cfm/50034   (579 words)

 Badgley Tour 2000 - July 24
Someone had told us that the best roads were in New York but I can't remember who.
I would have to argue with that since half of the ones we have been on have cracked berms and a lot of the roads are paved with a cobblestone type material which is rough to ride on.
There were a lot of campgrounds to choose from in Fair Haven and the circus was in town.
hometown.aol.com /jbadg1212/dispatch/2000Jul24.htm   (607 words)

 Palmyra, New York NY, village profile (Wayne County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
New York > All counties > Wayne County > Palmyra
Palmyra is a village in Wayne County, in the Rochester metro area.
Median rent in Palmyra, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $436.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=1379   (867 words)

 Palmyra, NY News
Local news for Palmyra, NY continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
For the last year and a half 15,000 citizens in the Town of Chili have been trying to stop a 53-acre retail complex from moving into their backyard.
The New York Power Authority has agreed to support NRG Energy's plans for a 1.5 billion dollar clean-coal facility in Erie County.
www.topix.net /city/palmyra-ny   (610 words)

 Bed and Breakfasts - Palmyra NY
Bed and Breakfasts - Palmyra NY Palmyra New York is located mid-way between Lake Ontario and the North end of Canandaigua Lake.
Palmyra is accessible by routes 21 and 31.
Built in 1855 this Greek Revival structure was formerly an Episcopal parish house.
www.stayfingerlakes.com /palmyra.php   (170 words)

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Danaba is mentioned by Ptolemy (V, xv, 24) as a town in the territory of Palmyra.
According to Peutinger's table (where it is called Danova) it was a Roman military station between Damascus and Palmyra, twenty miles from Nezala.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04616a.htm   (155 words)

 New York (USA) local government web sites
clickable map of New York counties will be available soon
central new york regional planning & development board
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 Palmyra Massacre
October 18, 1862, in Palmyra, Missouri, ten prisoners were shot in retaliation for the presumed murder of a local Union man. General John McNeil became known as the "Butcher of Palmyra" and was denounced in newspapers both in the Union states and in other countries.
It will be remembered by our readers that on the occasion of Porter's descent upon Palmyra, he captured, among other persons, an old and highly respected resident of this city, by name Andrew Allsman.
So efficiently and successfully did he act in these various capacities, that he won the bitter hatred of all the rebels in this city and vicinity, and they only waited the coming of a favorable opportunity to gratify their desire for revenge.
www.civilwarstlouis.com /History/Palmyra.htm   (2076 words)

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