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Tompkins County, New York

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On April 7, 1817, Tompkins County was created and was named after then US Vice-President and former New York Governor Daniel Tompkins. Tompkins almost certainly never visited the county named for him.

Adjacent Counties

Settlements, Towns & Hamlets

Brooktondale | Caroline | Caroline Center | Cayuga Heights | Danby | Dryden | East Ithaca | Enfield | Enfield Center | Etna | Forest Home | Freeville | Groton | Ithaca (County Seat) | Jacksonville | Lansing | McLean | Newfield | Northeast Ithaca | Northwest Ithaca | Podunk | Slaterville Springs | South Hill | South Lansing | Trumansburg | Ulysses | Varna | West Danby



Tompkins County History & Research Center

Nat'l Reg. of Hist. Places