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Hamilton County, New York

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Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Hamilton County, New York.

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On April 12, 1816, Hamilton County was created by partitioning 1,800 square miles from Montgomery County, organized in 1847, and is named for Alexander Hamilton, the only member of the New York State delegation who signed the United States Constitution in 1787 and later the first United States Secretary of the Treasury.

Adjacent Counties


  • Arietta
  • Benson
  • Hope
  • Indian Lake
  • Inlet
  • Lake Pleasant (County Seat)
  • Long Lake
  • Morehouse
  • Wells

Other Villages, Hamlets & Communities: Blue Mountain Lake, Higgins Bay, Hoffmeister, Hope Falls, Piseco, Racquette Lake, Sabattis, Speculator, Upper Benson and Wells



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