Genealogy Projects tagged with New York on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Little Valley Rural Cemetery, Little Valley, Cattaraugus, New York

    Little Valley Rural Cemetery is located in the village of Little Valley, Cattaraugus, New York.

  • Cattaraugus County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cattaraugus County, New York.= Official Website = History The largely unsettled territory was the traditional homeland of the now-extinct Wenrohronon Indians and later occupied by the Seneca people, one of the five Nations of the Haudenosaunee. During the colonial era, it was claimed by at least three territories: New York Colony, Mas...

  • Tug Hill Cemetery, New Albion, Cattaraugus, New York

    Tug Hill Cemetery is located in the village of Cattaraugus in the Town of New Albion, Cattaraugus New York. The earliest grave is from 1800 and the newest from 2019. Tug Hill is an inactive cemetery and has been listed as an abandoned site by New York State.

  • Greenwich Cemetery, Greenwich, Washington, New York

    Greenwich Cemetery resides in Greenwich, Washington, New York. Greenwich is maintained by the Greenwich Cemetery Association and is an active cemetery. There are over 10,000 laid to rest in this scenic yard. The graves date from the late 1700s through the present.

  • Center White Creek Cemetery, White Creek, Washington, New York

    Center White Creek Cemetery resides in White Creek, Washington, New York. The cemetery is also known as Waites Corners Cemetery as this area of White Creek was once, Waites Corners. The hamlet and cemetery had been named for the Waite family, in particular, Reverend William Waite. Reverend Waite and family were originally from Washington County, Rhode Island. The Reverend ran supply lines for ...

  • Washington County, New York, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived, died or are buried in Washington County, NY.

  • Essex County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Essex County, New York.= Official Website =When counties were established in the state of New York in 1683, the present Essex County was part of Albany County. On March 12, 1772, what was left of Albany County was split into three parts, one remaining under the name Albany County. One of the other pieces, Charlotte County, contained ...

  • United States Military Academy (Notable Graduates)

    United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA), also known as West Point, Army, The Academy, or simply, The Point, is a four-year coeducational federal service academy located in West Point, New York. The academy sits on scenic high ground overlooking the Hudson River, 50 miles (80 km) north of New York City. The entire central campus is a national landmark and home to scores of historic s...

  • Erie County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Erie County, New York. History When counties were established by the English colonial government in the Province of New York in 1683, present-day Erie County was part of Indian territory occupied by Iroquoian-speaking peoples. It was administered as part of New York colony. Significant European-American settlement did not begin until...

  • Pigeon Valley Cemetery, Napoli, Cattaraugus, New York

    Pigeon Valley Cemetery is also known as North Napoli Cemetery in Napoli, Cattaraugus, New York. The whole of the cemetery rests on a mound in the middle of a corn field.

  • Green-Wood Cemetery

    Wikipedia Green-Wood Cemetery was founded in 1838 as a rural cemetery in Kings County, New York. It was granted National Historic Landmark status in 2006 by the U.S. Department of the Interior.Located in Greenwood Heights, Brooklyn, it lies several blocks southwest of Prospect Park, between Park Slope, Windsor Terrace, Borough Park, Kensington, and Sunset Park. Paul Goldberger in The New York T...

  • Ulster County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ulster County, New York. When part of the New Netherland colony, Dutch traders first called the area of present-day Ulster County "Esopus", a name borrowed for convenience from a locality on the opposite side of the Hudson. The local Lenape indigenous people called themselves Waranawanka, but soon came to be known to the Dutch as th...

  • Unadilla Forks Cemetery, Plainfield, New York

    This project is for those buried in Unadilla Forks Cemetery, Plainfield, Otsego County, New York. Find a Grave New Horizons Genealogical Services US GenWeb

  • Manhattan, New York (New York County)

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Manhattan, New York County, New York.Manhattan, known regionally as the City, is the most densely populated and geographically smallest of the five boroughs of New York City. It is the urban core of the New York metropolitan area, and coextensive with New York County, one of the original counties of the U.S. state of New York. Manhatt...

  • New York City Portal

    This project is the portal or master project for New York City. This project will include or link to sub-projects on New York City history and genealogy, AFTER 1674. Prior to 1674, see the New Amsterdam projects . New York Projects State of New York The Bronx Manhattan Brooklyn Queens Staten Island

  • Madison County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Madison County, New York.= Official Website =Madison County was created on March 21, 1806 through an act of the 29th session of the New York State Legislature. It was named for James Madison, fourth President of the United States of America Adjacent Counties * Chenango County * Otsego County * Oneida County * Cortland County * Onondag...

  • Broome County, New York, USA

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Broome County, New York. History When counties were established in the Province of New York in 1683, the present Broome County was part of the enormous Albany County, including the northern part of New York State as well as all of the present State of Vermont and, in theory, extending westward to the Pacific Ocean. This county was re...

  • Oneida County, New York, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Oneida County, NY.It is not to be confused with Oneida, New York in Madison County. Cities, Towns and Communities: * +Denotes county seatAdrian - Annsville - Augusta - Ava - Barneveld - Boonville - Bridgewater - Camden - Cassville - Chadwicks - Clark Mills - Clayville - Clinton - Deansboro - Deerfield - Durhamville - Florence - Floyd ...

  • Queens, New York (Queens County)

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Queens or Queens County, New York. Queens is a borough of New York City, coextensive with Queens County, in the U.S. state of New York. It is the largest borough of New York City in area and is adjacent to the borough of Brooklyn at the western end of Long Island, with Nassau County to the east. Queens also shares water borders with ...

  • Brooklyn, New York (Kings County)

    Please add profiles of people who were born, lived or died in Kings County, New York. History Although Brooklyn has been a borough of New York City for more than a century, it had a long and illustrious history as an independent city until that time. In 1890, the last census before it was annexed, Brooklyn ranked as the fourth largest city in the United States.The first settlement in what is no...

  • Onondaga County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Onondaga County, New York.= Official Website =The county was established in 1794. The name Onondaga derives from the name of the Native American tribe who lived in this area at the time of European contact, one of the original Five Nations of the Haudenosaunee. They called themselves (autonym) Onoda'gega, sometimes spelled Onontakeka....

  • Versailles Cemetery, Versailles, Cattaraugus, New York

    Versailles Cemetery resides in the hamlet of Versailles, in the town of Perrysburg, Cattaraugus, New York. Located on the Seneca Cattaraugus Territory, the cemetery has graves from the early 19th century. This picturesque yard is still an active cemetery today. Versailles Cemetery is overseen by the Versailles Cemetery Association.

  • Saratoga County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Saratoga County, New York. Official Website History Saratoga County's name was derived from the Iroquois word sah-rah-ka or sarach-togue, meaning "the hill beside the river", referring to the Hudson River bordering the county on its eastern flank and the Mohawk River delineating its southern border. Saratoga County, bisected by...

  • New York with Counties, Cities, and Towns Project

    This Project is for those who were born, lived, and died in the State of New York.

  • Otsego County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Otsego County, New York. Official Website Otsego County was officially established on February 16, 1791. The name Otsego is from a Mohawk or Oneida word meaning "place of the rock." Adjacent Counties Herkimer County Montgomery County Schoharie County Delaware County Chenango County Madison County Oneida County

  • Franklin County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Franklin County, New York. Overview In 1808, Franklin County was split off from Clinton County and organized. It was named after United States Founding Father Benjamin Franklin. In the early decades many landowners basically were subsistence farmers.In the late 1880s and 1890s, both the Delaware and Hudson and New York Central railroa...

  • Mount Hope Cemetery, Lewiston, Niagara, New York

    Mount Hope Cemetery is also known as Mount Hope Burial Ground. Located on the north side of Upper Mountain Road on Tuscarora Reservation between Green Road and Garlow Road on private property. Many graves are marked with wooden or iron crosses. Some records of burials from Lewiston death records and Dr. Huggins records. As this land is on the Tuscarora Indian Reservation, there is no deed for...

  • Niagara County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Niagara County, New York.= Official Website =Niagara County was created in 1808 and its name is from the Iroquois word Onguiaahra; meaning the strait or thunder of waters. Adjacent Counties & Provinces * Genesee County * Erie County * Province of Ontario * Orleans County Settlements, Towns, Hamlets & Reservations Barker | Cambria | Ga...

  • Early settlers of the town of Southold

    Early settlers of the town of Southold on Long Island Please add profiles listed below to the project, and also link them in the index. Feel free to add all early town residents. Southold, Southampton, and East Hampton New Netherland Institute - Eastern Long Island In 1640, a group of "straitened" English pioneers left the town of Lynn in the Massachusetts Bay colony in search of land a...

  • Schenectady County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Schenectady County, New York. Official Website This area of the river valley was historically occupied by the Mohawk people, the easternmost of the Five Nations comprising the Iroquois Confederacy or Haudenosaunee. They cultivated maize fields in the flats along the Mohawk River and had villages in the hills. European settlement s...

  • Nassau County, New York (Long Island)

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Nassau County, New York.= Official Website = Overview Nassau County is situated on western Long Island, bordering New York City's borough of Queens to the west, and Suffolk County to the east. It is the most densely populated and second-most populous county in New York State outside of New York City, with which it maintains extensive ...

  • Westchester County, New York

    Westchester County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. Westchester covers an area of 450 square miles (1,200 km2) and has a population of 949,113 according to the 2010 Census, residing in 45 municipalities. It was named after the city of Chester in England, and the county seat is White Plains.= List of populated places in Westchester County === Cities ==* Yonkers, founded in 1646...

  • New York in the US Civil War (USA) 1861-1865

    This project is used to collate all units from New York who served in the Union Army. Wikipedia This Project was started to list all the Units...a list of units not people...but because many profiles do not specify the exact unit the person served in the purpose of this project has now been expanded to be a collection of profiles that served in any NY unit. If you know the exact unit a person s...

  • New York Medical College

    Wikipedia =New York Medical College (NYMC or New York Med) is a private biomedical health sciences university based in Valhalla, New York. Founded in 1860, it is a member of the Touro College and University System.NYMC offers advanced degrees through its three schools: the School of Medicine (SOM), the Graduate School of Basic Medical Sciences (GSBMS) and the School of Health Sciences and Pract...

  • Mount Albion Cemetery, Albion, Orleans County, New York

    This project is for those interred in Mount Albion Cemetery, Albion, Orleans County, New York.Mount Albion Cemetery is located on New York State Route 31 in the Town of Albion, New York, United States, east of the village of Albion, which owns and operates it. It is a rural cemetery established in the 1840s on a glacial drumlin.From its original 25 acres, it has almost tripled in size. Graves a...

  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Cemetery, Gowanda, Erie, New York

    Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Cemetery, Gowanda, Erie New York is located on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation. The cemetery is apart of the Seneca Nation of Indians' Cattaraugus Territory.

  • Sullivan County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived, died or are buried in Sullivan County, New York. Official Website Established in 1809, the county's name honors Major General John Sullivan, who was labeled at the time as a hero in the American Revolutionary War in part due to his successful campaign of genocide against the Iroquois (see Sullivan Expedition). The county was the site of hun...

  • Tompkins County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Tompkins County, New York. Official Website 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 Cayuga County Cortland County Tioga County Chemung County...

  • Columbia University

    Columbia University === Wikipedia = Columbia University in the City of New York , commonly referred to as Columbia University , is an American private Ivy League research university located in New York City, New York, United States. Columbia is the oldest institution of higher learning in the state of New York, the fifth oldest in the United States, and one of the country's nine Colonial Colleg...

  • Chemung County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Chemung County, New York.= Official Website = History Chemung County was formed from 520 square miles of Tioga County in 1836. In 1854, Chemung County was divided and 110 square miles became Schuyler County, reducing Chemung to 410 square miles, its current size.In the late 1870s, the Greenback Party became prominent in Chemung and n...

  • Elmira Prison

    Elmira Prison was originally a barracks for "Camp Rathbun" or "Camp Chemung", a key muster and training point for the Union Army during the American Civil War, between 1861 and 1864. The 30-acre site was selected partially due to its proximity to the Erie Railroad and the Northern Central Railway, which crisscrossed in the midst of the city. The Camp fell into disuse as the war progressed, but ...

  • Jefferson County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Jefferson County, New York.= Official Website =Jefferson County is part of Macomb's Purchase of 1791 and was split off from Oneida County in 1805. It was named after Thomas Jefferson, third President of the United States of America.The United States Army's 10th Mountain Division is based at Fort Drum. Adjacent Counties & Provinces * ...

  • Woodlawn National Cemetery

    National Cemetery is a United States National Cemetery within Woodlawn Cemetery, which is in the city of Elmira, in Chemung County, New York. Find a Grave

  • Putnam County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Putnam County, New York. Official Website Putnam County formed in 1812 and is named for Israel Putnam, a hero in the French and Indian War and a general in the American Revolutionary War. Adjacent Counties Dutchess County Fairfield County, Conn. Orange County Rockland County Westchester County Towns, Villages, Ha...

  • Pine Plains Cemetery, Clay, New York

    This project is for those buried in Pine Plains Cemetery, Clay, Onondaga County, New York. The cemetery has also been known as Old Town Cemetery . Notable Burials Nathan Soule (1790-1860) - US Congress Links Cemetery History Find a Grave RootsWeb

  • Livingston County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Livingston County, New York.= Official Website =On February 23, 1821 the county was formed and named after Robert R. Livingston, who helped draft the Declaration of Independence and negotiated the Louisiana Purchase.The Seneca Nation of Indians, once the most numerous and powerful of the Six Nations of the Iroquois, were called the "K...

  • Hillside Haven Cemetery, Cold Spring, Cattaraugus, New York

    Hillside Haven Cemetery, also known as Hillside Haven Relocation Site Indian Cemetery, is located on the Seneca Allegany Reservation in the town of Cold Spring and hamlet of Steamburg, Cattaraugus, New York. Cemeteries and family plots were relocated to Hillside Haven during the 1964 Kinzua Dam Construction and later flooding of Seneca lands. Hillside also contains new plots as well. Here is...

  • Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse, New York

    This project is for those buried in Oakwood Cemetery located in Syracuse, New York.The cemetery is also known as Morningside Cemetery . From Wikipedia: Oakwood Cemetery is a 160-acre historic cemetery located in Syracuse, New York. It was designed by Howard Daniels and built in 1859. Oakwood Cemetery was created during a time period in the nineteenth century when the rural cemetery was becoming...

  • Monroe County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Monroe County, New York.Established in 1821, the county is named for James Monroe, the fifth president of the United States. It is not to be confused with the town of Monroe in Orange County. Adjacent Counties * Livingston County * Genesee County * Orleans County * Ontario County * Wayne County Cities, Towns, Hamlets & Communities Ada...

  • Tioga County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Tioga County, New York. Official Website The county was created in 1791 and its name derives from an American Indian word meaning "at the forks", describing a meeting place. Adjacent Counties Bradford County, Penn. Chemung County Susquehanna County, Penn. Broome County Cortland County Tompkins County

  • Ontario County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Ontario County, New York.= Official Website =The county was established in 1789 and, prior to its formation, was long controlled by the Seneca people, one of the Five Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy, or Haudenosaunee. They were forced to cede most of their land to the United States after the American Revolutionary War.This fronti...

  • Allegany County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Allegany County, New York .= Official Website = Overview Allegany County is a county in the southern tier of the U.S. state of New York . As of the 2010 census, the population was 48,946. Its county seat is Belmont. Its name derives from a Lenape word, applied by European-American settlers of Western New York State to a trail that fol...

  • Allegany Cemetery - Allegany, Cattaraugus, NY

    Allegany Cemetery, also known as the Allegany Protestant Cemetery, is located in the Town of Allegany, Cattaraugus, New York. The cemetery "was first organized in 1855 as the Allegany Cemetery Association. Privately run, in 2008 the Cemetery Association voted to dissolve and turn operation of the Cemetery over to the Town of Allegany."

  • Wyoming County, New York, USA

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Wyoming County, NY.

  • Sing Sing

    Sing Sing Correctional Facility, formerly Ossining Correctional Facility, is a maximum-security prison operated by the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision in the village of Ossining, New York. It is about 30 miles (48 km) north of New York City on the east bank of the Hudson River. It holds about 1,700 inmates and housed the execution chamber for the State of New ...

  • Chautauqua County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Chautauqua County, New York.= Official Website = History Most of Chautauqua County was held by the Erie people prior to the Beaver Wars in the 1650s. French forces traversed the territory beginning in 1615. The Seneca Nation conquered the territory during the Beaver Wars and held it through the next century until siding with the Brit...

  • Rensselaer County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Rensselaer County, New York. Official Website The area that is now Rensselaer County was inhabited by the Algonquian-speaking Mohican Indian tribe at the time of European encounter. Kiliaen van Rensselaer, a Dutch jeweler and merchant, purchased the area in 1630 and incorporated it in his patroonship Rensselaerswyck. (It was part ...

  • The Bronx, New York (Bronx County)

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in The Bronx, Bronx County, New York. History & Etymology Early Names The Bronx was called Rananchqua by the native Siwanoy band of Lenape (also known historically as the Delawares), while other Native Americans knew the Bronx as Keskeskeck. It was divided by the Aquahung River. The origin of Jonas Bronck (c. 1600–43) has been con...

  • Fordham University

    Wikipedia =Fordham University is a private, nonprofit, coeducational research university in New York City, United States. It was founded by the Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841 as St. John's College, placed in the care of the Society of Jesus shortly thereafter, and has since become an independent institution under a lay board of trustees, which describes the university as "in the Jesuit tr...

  • Griffins Mills Cemetery - Griffins Mills, NY

    Griffin Mills Cemetery is located in the hamlet of Griffin Mills, in the town of Aurora, Erie, New York. This picturesque cemetery has burials dating from the first decade of the 1800s to the present. Griffin Mills is still active today and is overseen by the Griffin Mills Cemetery Association, incorporated in 1898. Along with many older graves, the cemetery has several veteran burials within i...

  • The Guggenheim Museum

    Wikipedia A grand gesture from a queen of culture, visionary and art collector, Peggy Guggenheim. Frank Loyd Wright’s masterpiece and the masters who have dwelt within.

  • The College at Brockport, State University of New York

    Wikipedia The College at Brockport, State University of New York (also known as SUNY Brockport, Brockport State, College at Brockport, or the State University of New York at Brockport) is a four-year liberal arts college in Brockport, Monroe County, New York, United States, near Rochester. A constituent college of the State University of New York, it has been ranked by U.S. News in the first ...

  • Thayer Cemetery, Carroll, Chautauqua County, New York

    Please add profiles of those buried in Thayer Cemetery, located on Route 62 between Kennedy and Frewsburg. Find a Grave NY GenWeb

  • City College of New York

    Wikipedia =The City College of the City University of New York (more commonly referred to as the City College of New York, or simply City College, CCNY, or City) is a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY) in New York City. It is the oldest of City University's twenty-four institutions of higher learning. City College's 35-acre (14 ha) Manhattan campus along Convent Avenue fro...

  • The Real Housewives

    The Real Housewives= The Real Housewives is an American media franchise consisting of several reality television series broadcast on Bravo; they document the lives of several affluent housewives residing in varying regions throughout the United States and internationally. The first version The Real Housewives of Orange County premiered in 2006; its success resulted in spin-off series located in...

  • Collins Center Cemetery - Collins Center, NY

    Collins Center Cemetery is located in the hamlet of Collins Center, in the town of Collins, Erie, New York. The earliest burial plots date back to the first decade of the 1800s. At present, Collins Center Cemetery is still an active cenmetery. About the Town of Collins: "Collins, NY is the southernmost town in Erie County, Cattaraugus Creek being the southern boundary line. Collins was for...

  • Pine Hill Cemetery, Gowanda, Erie, New York

    Pine Hill Cemetery "The county boundary of Cattaraugus and Erie Counties goes right through the center of the Village of Gowanda, so Gowanda sits in two counties. Pine Hill Cemetery is located in the Erie County portion, sitting on the north side of Cemetery Hill Road, adjacent to Holy Cross Cemetery. Established in 1867, Pine Hill Cemetery is located on a beautiful site overlooking the Villag...

  • Evergreen Cemetery, Eden, NY

    Evergreen Cemetery resides in Eden, Erie, New York. Evergreen incorporated in 1909 and graves from another cemetery, established in 1845, were reinterred at Eden Evergreen Cemetery. The cemetery is still active. "The Eden Cemetery Association was formed in 1845 at which time a small parcel of land on the north side of East Church Street was purchased. An earlier cemetery was located in the bac...

  • Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Basom, Genesee, New York

    Presbyterian Church Cemetery is located within the hamlet of Basom, in the town of Alabama, Genesee, New York. The cemetery resides on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation, along the west side of Meadville Rd, behind the old Presbyterian Church. Burials date back to as far as the 1700s and many gravestones are in disrepair or missing. Records from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs hav...

  • Syracuse, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Syracuse, New York. Official Website Syracuse is the county seat of Onondoga County. It was named after the Greek city of Syracuse. Early History The Syracuse area was first seen by Europeans when French missionaries arrived in the 1600s. A group of Jesuit priests, soldiers, and coureurs des bois (including Pierre Esprit Radisso...

  • Montgomery County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Montgomery County, New York.= Official Website =This area was occupied by the Mohawk Indians for hundreds of years prior to European colonization. Many warriors allied with the British during the war. When the British lost, they ceded all the Iroquois territory of the Six Nations (the Tuscarora had joined the confederacy in the 18th ...

  • Genesee County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Genesee County, New York.= Official Website = History The archaeological record at the Hiscock Site, in Byron, New York goes back to the Ice Age. Researchers have found a variety of manmade tools, ceramics, metal, and leather, along with a mastodon jaw, tusks, and teeth, and assorted animal bones, indicating long occupation of the si...

  • Cedar Hill Cemetery - Port Jefferson, NY

    Cedar Hill Cemetery is located in Port Jefferson, Suffolk, New York. Established in 1859, the cemetery is large and resides on a hill: "Cedar Hill Cemetery occupies a commanding site on one of the highest hills just a little south of the Harbor of Port Jefferson. The Cedar Hill Cemetery Association was formed March 30th 1859. In April of that year thirteen acres, to be used as a cemetery, were ...

  • Buffalo Cemetery - Cheektowaga, NY

    Buffalo Cemetery resides in Cheektowaga, Erie, New York. The earliest graves were dug in the first decade of the 1800s. Buffalo Cemetery is an active cemetery within the natural beauty that is Western New York. About Cheektowaga: "Cheektowaga comes from the Erie-Seneca Indian word, Ji-ik-do-wah-gah, or “place of the crabapple tree.” The earliest Indian dwellers were Neutrals, who lost the...

  • Elmlawn Cemetery - Tonawanda, NY

    Elmlawn Cemetery is located in Tonawanda, Erie, New York. The cemetery is also known as Elmlawn Memorial Park. The site contains a mausoleum and a crematorium as well as burial plots. Several sections within Elmlawn Memorial Park are dedicated to U.S. Veterans. Memorials have been placed for Veterans of World War I, World War II, Korean War and the Vietnam War. The Path of the Cenotaphs is de...

  • Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

    Prison Ship Martyrs Monument=* coordinates: 40° 41' 30" N. 073° 58' 32" W. Google Map * Feature Class: Park. Park: Fort Greene Park. Location: Myrtle to Dekalb Avenues, Edwards and Cumberland Streets * County: Kings. City: New York. Borough: Brooklyn. State: NY (New York) Country: US (United States)Please add profiles to this project (actions menu > add profiles) of anyone associated with the m...

  • Orange County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Orange County, New York. Official Website Orange County was officially established on November 1, 1683, when the Province of New York was divided into twelve counties. Each of these was named to honor a member of the British royal family, and Orange County took its name from the Prince of Orange, who subsequently became King Willi...

  • Four Corners Cemetery, Tonawanda Indian Reservation, Genesee, New York

    Located on the north west corner of Meadville and Bloomingdale Roads on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation, Four Corners Cemetery is an active cemetery. Because of proximity, Four Corners' cemetery plots are often confused with (Tonawanda)Baptist Church Cemetery plots. Both cemeteries serve the Tonawanda Band of Seneca. ?

  • Forest Lawn Cemetery - Buffalo, NY

    Forest Lawn Cemetery of Buffalo, Erie, New York also incorporates Lakeside Cemetery of Hamburg, Erie, New York. One of the area's largest cemeteries, Forest Lawn has over 165,000 burials. Many of it's more famous residents were politicians and entertainers as well as a few distinguished, Native Americans. Famous Graves President Millard Fillmore Thirteenth President of the Unit...

  • Temple Hill Cemetery, Geneseo, New York

    Temple Hill Cemetery in Geneseo, Livingston County, New York was established in 1807. Temple Hill is so named because Geneseo's earliest house of worship was erected there. The cemetery was the first burying ground for the early residents in Geneseo. "In 1807 James and William Wadsworth gave three acres of land at Temple Hill for a community burial ground. This is now known as "The Old Groun...

  • Buffalo, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Buffalo, New York.= Official Website = Overview Buffalo is the county seat of Erie County and is on the border of Canada and the United States and, thus, is a major corridor for commerce and transportation.The Buffalo area was inhabited before the 17th century by the Native American Iroquois tribe and later by French colonizers. The c...

  • Suffolk County, New York (Long Island)

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Suffolk County, New York. Official Website History Suffolk County was part of the Connecticut Colony before becoming an original county of the Province of New York, one of twelve created in 1683. From 1664 until 1683 it had been the East Riding of Yorkshire. Its boundaries were essentially the same as at present, with only minor...

  • Cayuga County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Cayuga County, New York.= Official Website = History When counties were established in the Province of New York in 1683, the present Cayuga County was part of Albany County. This was an enormous county, including the northern part of the present state of New York and all of the present state of Vermont and, in theory, extending westwa...

  • Pinewoods Cemetery, Gowanda, Erie, New York

    Pinewoods Cemetery is located in Gowanda, Erie, New York. The cemetery is within the Cattaraugus Reservation (Territory) of the Seneca Nation of Indians.

  • Evergreen Cemetery - Pine Plains, Dutchess, NY

    Evergreen Cemetery resides in Pine Plains, Dutchess, New York. Evergreen is also known as Pine Plains Cemetery due to its location in the town. Evergreen Cemetery is an active cemetery located near the northern border of Dutchess County, New York with Columbia County, New York.

  • Early Families of Gravesend, Long Island

    Gravesend was founded in 1645 by Lady Deborah Moody who led a group of religious dissenters fleeing persecution, in the Dutch colony of New Netherland. The people from Gravesend were granted religious freedom, which was unusual for that period. Lady Moody was the only woman to found a colonial settlement in early North America. She was the first female landowner in the New World. Lady Deborah h...

  • New York University (NYU)

    New York University (NYU) is a private, nonsectarian American research university based in New York City. NYU's main campus is located at Greenwich Village in Lower Manhattan. Founded in 1831, NYU is one of the largest private nonprofit institutions of American higher education.NYU was elected to the Association of American Universities in 1950. NYU counts 36 Nobel Prize winners, four Abel Priz...

  • Jews of New York

    An umbrella project for all projects related to New York Jews.* Jews of New York * Early Jewish Settlers of Monsey and Spring Valley, NY * Yizkor Books Online at New York Library * Center for Jewish History New York City * Ackman Ziff Genealogy Institute Center for Jewish History in New York City >>==Famous New York Jews# Woody Allen

  • Felice Family of Patchogue, New York

    Felice Family in Patchogue and surrounding areas, which married into many other Patchogue families including the Grucci, Benincasa, Sirianni, Perry, Salvatore, Chiuchiolo, Knoedl, Lanzetta, and Palermo families, which I intend to make projects for as well. Profiles in the project are all members of the Felice family or Felice family descendants, or ones that married a Felice family member or a ...

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  • Syracuse Stars (1877-79) (NL)

    Wikipedia The Syracuse Stars was a 19th-century American baseball team, as well as the name of the minor league baseball teams which preceded it, based in Syracuse, New York. They played their home games at Newell Park. (They were unrelated to the Syracuse Stars of the American Association, who played for one year, in 1890.) Established as an independent team in 1877, the Stars joined the In...

  • Syracuse University

    Wikipedia Syracuse University, commonly referred to as Syracuse, 'Cuse, or SU, is a private research university located in Syracuse, New York. The institution's roots can be traced to the Genesee Wesleyan Seminary (later becoming Genesee College), founded by the Methodist Episcopal Church in Lima, New York, in 1831. Following several years of debate over relocating the college to Syracuse, the...

  • Calvary Cemetery - Arlington, Dutchess, NY

    Calvary Cemetery resides in Arlington, Dutchess County, New York. The cemetery is still open to burials. The earliest graves are from the mid 19th century. Many who find their final rest here are the descendants of German and Scottish settlers.

  • Albany County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Albany County, New York . Overview Albany County is a county in the state of New York , in the United States. Its northern border is formed by the Mohawk River, at its confluence with the Hudson River, which is on the east. As of the 2010 census, the population was 304,204. The county seat is Albany, the state capital of New York. As ...

  • Sugartown Cemetery, Great Valley, Cattaraugus, New York

    Sugartown Cemetery still resides in what was once the town of Sugartown, Cattaraugus, New York. Sugartown was subsumed by the much larger area of the Great Valley township. Sugartown Cemetery is also known as Bethany Union Burying Grounds.

  • Delaware County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Delaware County, New York.= Official Website =Delaware County was formed in 1797 by combining portions of Otsego and Ulster counties. Adjacent Counties * Broome County * Chenango County * Otsego County * Wayne County, Penn. * Schoharie County * Greene County * Ulster County

  • Clovesville Cemetery - Delaware County, NY

    Clovesville Cemetery resides in the Village of Fleischmanns - Town of Middletown, Delaware County, New York. Within the Clovesville Cemetery are three separate cemeteries: The Irish Catholic Cemetery, which has it's own page on FAG - . Though this small cemetery is often considered it's own entity, it is still apart of the Clovesville's three. The B'nai Israel Cemetery, a Jewish cemetery. T...

  • Andes Cemetery - Andes, NY

    Andes Cemetery is located in picturesque Andes, Delaware, New York. The cemetery was incorporated in 1905. The earliest grave, however, was dug in 1805. Andes Cemetery is still operating in present day New York State.

  • 1969 World Champion NY Mets

    The 1969 New York Mets season was the team's eighth as a Major League Baseball (MLB) franchise and culminated with them winning the World Series over the Baltimore Orioles. They played their home games at Shea Stadium. The team was managed by Gil Hodges. The team is often referred to as the "Amazin' Mets", a nickname coined by Casey Stengel, who managed the team from their inaugural season to 1...

  • Cornell University

    Cornell University= Cornell University ( /kɔrˈnɛl/ kor-NEL) is an American private Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York, United States. Founded in 1865 by Ezra Cornell and Andrew Dickson White, 1st President of Cornell University , the university was intended to teach and make contributions in all fields of knowledge—from the classics to the sciences, and from the theoreti...

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