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  • 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.

  • Orleans County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Orleans County, New York. Official Website When Orleans County was formed in 1824, a dispute arose about naming it after President Andrew Jackson or President John Adams. During and following the Napoleonic era in France, numerous French refugees came to New York, some settling in the upstate areas. The county received its name at...

  • Manhattan, New York

    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 * New York Mayors * New York Governors * United States Senators from New York * September 11th Memorial * New York / US Civil War USA (1861 - 1865)

  • State of New York

    This subportal is part of the USA Portal . = New York is a state in the Northeastern region of the United States. New York is the 27th most extensive, the 3rd most populous, and the 7th most densely populated of the 50 United States. The history of New York begins around 10,000 BCE, when the first Native Americans arrived. By 1100 CE, New York's main tribes, the Iroquoian and Algonquian culture...

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  • Prospect View Cemetery, St. Johnsville, New York

    This project is for those buried in St. Johnsville, Montgomery County, New York. The cemetery is located on Center Street and is also known as St. Johnsville Cemetery . Notable Burials Henry Markell (1792-1831) - US Congress Links Find a Grave

  • Prospect Hill Cemetery, Canajoharie, New York

    This project is for those buried in Prospect Hill Cemetery, located on Route 10, Canajoharie, Montgomery County, New York. Find a Grave

  • 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...

  • Oswego County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Oswego County, New York. Official Website Established in 1816, the county name is from a Mohawk language word meaning "the pouring out place", referring to the point at which the Oswego River feeds into Lake Ontario at the northern edge of the county in the city of Oswego. Adjacent Counties Jefferson County Lewis County ...

  • Pratt Institute

    Wikipedia Pratt Institute is a private, nonsectarian, non-profit institution of higher learning located in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, United States, with a satellite campus located at 14th Street in Manhattan. It originated in 1887 with programs primarily in engineering, architecture, and fine arts. Comprising five schools, the Institute is primarily known for its hig...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Barnard College

    Wikipedia =Barnard College is a private women's liberal arts college in the United States and one of the Seven Sisters. Founded in 1889, it has been affiliated with Columbia University since 1900. Barnard's 4-acre (1.6 ha) campus stretches along Broadway between 116th and 120th Streets in the Morningside Heights neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan, in New York City. It is directly across B...

  • Vassar College

    College (/ˈvæsər/ VASS-ər) is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college in the town of Poughkeepsie, New York, in the United States. Founded in 1861 by Matthew Vassar, it was the first degree-granting institution of higher education for women in the United States. It became coeducational in 1969, and now has a gender ratio at the national average. The school is one of the historic Seven Si...

  • 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...

  • Steuben County, New York, USA

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

  • Saratoga County, New York, USA

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

  • Washington County, New York, USA

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

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Juilliard School

    The Juilliard School located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is a performing arts conservatory established in 1905. It is informally referred to as Juilliard. The school annually trains about 850 undergraduate and graduate students in dance, drama, and music. It is widely regarded as one of the world's leading music schools, with...

  • 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...

  • Rensselaer County, New York, USA

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

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Pine Grove Cemetery, Tribes Hill, New York

    This project is for those buried in Pine Grove Cemetery, Tribes Hill, Montgomery County, New York. The cemetery is located on Mohawk Drive & Stryker Avenue and is also known as Tribes Hill Cemetery . Notable Burials Theron Akin (1855-1933) - US Congress Links Find a Grave NY GenWeb

  • 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

  • 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...

  • New York State Legislature

    The New York State Legislature is the two houses that act as the state legislature of the U.S. state of New York. The New York Constitution does not designate an official term for the two houses together. It says only that "legislative power is vested in the senate and assembly." The session laws are published in the official Laws of New York.The permanent laws of a general nature are codified ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Norwegian immigrants to the US. Goldminers in Alaska. Shipwrecks off Norway.

    (Any of the text is written in Norwegian).* In this project it is stories about people mostly in the US (United States of America) who immigrated from Norway. It is added stories from Norway and Norwegians abroad. * In the profiles added to this project one find the stories about the specific person. Each person has his or her own story, and this story is unique for each and personal. The story...

  • Ulster County, New York, USA

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

  • 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 ...

  • Peck Cemetery,Bedford, Westchester County, New York, USA

    Peck Cemetery, Bedford, Westchester County, New York, USA: Find a Grave Hook Road (sect 12 Lot 8) 3 graves marked with field stones. Oldest stone - Deborah Peck wife of Robert, last stone Deborah Wescott wife of Stephen. 1st Surname Index 5/14/2021

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • DeWitt Clinton High School

    Wikipedia =DeWitt Clinton High School is an American high school located in the Bronx, New York City, New York. == History ==Clinton opened in 1897 at 60 West 13th Street at the northern end of Greenwich Village under the name of Boys High School, although this Boys High School was not related to the one in Brooklyn. This school was renamed for New York politician DeWitt Clinton in 1900.In 190...

  • 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...

  • Lehman College

    Wikipedia =Lehman College is a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY) in New York, United States. Founded in 1931 as the Bronx campus of Hunter College, the school became an independent college within CUNY in September 1967. The college is named after Herbert H. Lehman, a former New York governor, United States senator, and philanthropist. It is a public, comprehensive, coeduc...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • Sullivan County, New York, USA

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

  • Oak Hill Cemetery, Nyack, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Nyack, Rockland County, New York.The cemetery is located on Route 9W across from Nyack Hospital on 65 Acres with sweeping views of the Hudson River, it was established in 1848. The 25 headstones that predate the 1848 incorporation of Oak Hill are from Salisbury Point in South Nyack and were disintered because of flooding. The oldest...

  • Place projects

    Place projects are projects on Geni that are focused of a specific geographical place or region. Places profiles are also the precursor to the upcoming Place Profiles feature.=Place project portals= Includes countries and kingdoms, and other top level place project. ==Geographical==* Australia * Canada * Europe** Al-Andalus ** Austro-Hungarian-Empire ** Belarus ** Czech Republic-Bohemia ** Croa...

  • Brooklyn College

    Wikipedia =Brooklyn College is a senior college of the City University of New York, located in the Midwood neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York City.The origin of Brooklyn College occurred in 1910 with the establishment of an extension division of the City College for Teachers. The school then began offer evening classes for first-year male college students in 1917. In 1930 by the New York City B...

  • Herkimer County, New York

    Please add profiles for those who were born, lived or died in Herkimer County, NY.Herkimer County is named after Brig. Gen. Nicholas Herkimer It was formed from parts of Montgomery, Otsego and Tioga counties. Cities, Towns and Communities: * +Denotes county seatBeaver Hamlet - Cold Brook - Columbia - Danube - Dolgeville - Eagle Bay - Fairfield - Frankfort - German Flatts - +Herkimer - Ilion - J...

  • Schenectady County, New York, USA

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

  • Warren County, New York, USA

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

  • 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....

  • 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...

  • Oran Cemetery, Pompey, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in Oran Cemetery, Pompey, Onondaga County, New York.The cemetery is also known as Oran Community Church Cemetery . Find a Grave

  • Founders of the town of Southampton

    Founders of the town of SouthamptonPlease add profiles to project for the people named in bold below, and also, hyperlink them. 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 and a better life. They thought they had found it when they ...

  • 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

  • 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...

  • 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 * ...

  • Old Presbyterian Cemetery, McDonough, New York

    This project is for those buried in the Old Presbyterian Cemetery in McDonough, Chenango County, New York.The cemetery is located behind the old McDonough Calvary Episcopal Church, now known as The McDonough Library and Calvary Community Center. It is an old cemetery with no new burials. Find a Grave

  • Dutchess County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Dutchess County, New York.= Official Website = History Before Anglo-Dutch settlement, what is today Dutchess County was a leading center for the native Wappinger peoples. They had their council-fire at what is now Fishkill Hook, and also held gatherings along the Danskammer. On November 1, 1683, the Province of New York established it...

  • 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...

  • The Bronx, New York

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

  • 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 ...

  • St. Lawrence State Hospital 1886-1983 (Ogdensburg, New York)

    HISTORY =The psychiatric center came first. Initially, it was to be call the Ogdensburg State Asylum for the Insane, but the name was changed to the St. Lawrence State Hospital before the first patient was admitted. In the late 1970's, it was re-christened the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center.The asylum was authorized in 1886 by the state Legislature after being persuaded of the need for such an...

  • Jefferson County Orphans Asylum

    Once known as Watertown Home for Destitute and Friendless Orphans and Children, the first permanent home built on Franklin St (near Keyes Ave) in 1864 saw its name changed to Jefferson County Orphan Asylum. Its operations would later move to State Street in 1928, its name changing two years later to what it is known as today, Children’s Home of Jefferson County. This photo is likely from someti...

  • Marymount Manhattan College

    Marymount Manhattan College is a coeducational, independent, private college located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, New York City. The mission of the College is to educate a socially and economically diverse student body by fostering intellectual achievement and personal growth and by providing opportunities for career development. Enrollment consists of 1,750 undergraduates, with women m...

  • 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...

  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges

    Wikipedia ==Hobart and William Smith Colleges=Hobart and William Smith Colleges (collectively, The Colleges of the Seneca) are located on 195 acres in New York state's Finger Lakes region in Geneva, New York, United States. They trace their origins to Geneva Academy established in 1797. Hobart College (men) and William Smith College (women) are both liberal arts colleges offering the degrees of...

  • 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...

  • Moravian Cemetery, Staten Island, New York

    This project is for those interred in the Moravian Cemetery, New Dorp, Staten Island, Richmond County, New York.The cemetery is located on 2005 Richmond Road. Notable Interments *Mark W. Allen (1877-1958) - US Congressman*Alice Austen (1886-1952) - Photographer*Samuel Barton (1785-1858) - US Congressman*Allan Benny (1867-1942) - US Congressman* Thomas Bilotti (1940-1985) - Mobster*Frank Cali (1...

  • Oakview Cemetery, Frankfort, New York

    This project is for those buried in Oakview Cemetery, Frankfort, Herkimer County, New York.The cemetery is also known as Oak View Cemetery . Notable Burials *John "Bud Fowler" Jackson (1858-1913) - First black pro baseball player Links Find a Grave New Horizons Genealogy

  • New York Stock Exchange

    A place for members of the exchange. The New York Stock Exchange (abbreviated as NYSE and nicknamed "The Big Board"), is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York. It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$19.3 trillion as of June 2016. The average daily trading value was approximat...

  • United States Senators from New York

    United States Senators from New YorkList of United States Senators from New York (from U.S. Senate web site--no links) of United States Senators from New York (with wikipedia links)

  • Yonkers, Westchester County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Yonkers, New York.Yonkers is an inner sububerb of New York City and is directly north of The Bronx and about two miles north of the northernmost tip of Manhattan .Yonkers is known as the "City of Seven Hills" which includes Park Hill, Nodine Hill, Ridge Hill, Cross Hill, Locust Hill, Glen Hill, and Church Hill. Links:

  • Marion Cemetery, Marion, Wayne County, New York

    This project is for those interred in Marion Cemetery, Marion, Wayne County, New York. Find a Grave NY GenWeb

  • New York City College of Technology

    Wikipedia =Founded in 1946, the New York City College of Technology (known colloquially as City Tech) is the City University of New York’s college of technology. Notable Alumni

  • New York State College of Ceramics

    Wikipedia =The New York State College of Ceramics (NYSCC) at Alfred University in Alfred, New York, United States is a statutory college of the State University of New York (SUNY). It is divided into the School of Art and Design and the Inamori School of Engineering. Although the School of Engineering is nominally administered by NYSCC, the engineering school includes programs in mechanical eng...

  • 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...

  • Colgate University

    Wikipedia =Colgate University is a private liberal arts college located in Hamilton Village, Hamilton Township, Madison County, New York, United States.Colgate has 54 undergraduate concentrations that culminate in a Bachelor of Arts degree. The student body comes from 47 states and 42 countries. In its 2013 edition, U.S. News and World Report ranked Colgate as the 18th best liberal arts college...

  • 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...

  • Ithaca College

    Wikipedia =Ithaca College is a private college in Ithaca, New York. The college was founded by William Egbert in 1892 as a conservatory of music and is set against the backdrop of the city of Ithaca, Cayuga Lake, waterfalls, and gorges. The college is best known for its large list of alumni who have played substantial roles in the media and entertainment industries.Ithaca College is internation...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Oak Hill Cemetery - Herkimer, Herkimer County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who are buried in Oak Hill Cemetery, Herkimer, New York. Notable Interments *Gaylord Griswold (1767-1809) - US Congressman* Bvt. Brig. Gen. Byron Laflin (1829-1901) - Union* Warner Miller (1838-1918) - US Congressman* Henry Marcus Quackenbush (1847-1933) - Industrialist & Inventor Links Find a Grave New York Gravestones

  • New Amsterdam - Research & Bibliography

    new on required * The Holland Society of New York , New York, NY ~• The server can not find the requested page * Society of Daughters of Holland Dames , Baltimore, MD* New Netherland Museum , Albany, NY* Colonial Albany Social History Project , New York State Museum, NY

  • 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...

  • New Netherland

    New Netherland , or Nieuw-Nederland in Dutch, was the 17th-century colonial province of the Republic of the Seven United Netherlands on the East Coast of North America. The claimed territories were the lands from the Delmarva Peninsula to extreme southwestern Cape Cod. The settled areas are now part of the Mid-Atlantic States of New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Connecticut, with small outpos...

  • Clinton County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Clinton County, New York.= Official Website =When counties were established in New York State in 1683, the present Clinton County was part of Albany County. This was an enormous 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. ...

  • Yates County, New York, USA

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

  • Early Jewish Settlers of Monsey and Spring Valley

    Please help build on this project by adding historical information about the individuals and institutions listed below, and feel free to add your own.=Educational Institutions==Yeshiva of Spring Valley[insert history]==Beth Medrash Elyon[insert history]=Charitable Organizations==Kupath Ezra[insert history]==Tomchei Shabbos of Rockland[insert history]==Hatzoloh EMS of Rockland County[insert hist...

  • Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Hawthorne, New York

    This project is for those interred in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Hawthorne, Westchester County, New York.Mount Pleasant Cemetery has been serving the Jewish residents of Westchester County, NY since 1899. One of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the area, it contains dozens of acres filled with historic memorials, statues, markers and headstones.Located north of New York City and Mount Vernon, Moun...

  • 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 ...

  • Alfred State College

    Wikipedia =Alfred State, the State University of New York (SUNY) College of Technology located in Alfred, Allegany County, New York, is a public college and one of the eight Colleges of Technology within the SUNY system. With a modern campus set in the beautiful, rolling hills of upstate New York, students are provided with varied housing options on-campus, as well as off-campus housing in both...

  • College of Staten Island

    Wikipedia =The College of Staten Island (CSI) is one of the 11 four-year senior colleges within the City University of New York system. Programs in the liberal arts and sciences and professional studies lead to bachelor's and associate's degrees. The master's degree is awarded in 13 professional and liberal arts and sciences fields of study. The College participates in doctoral programs of The ...

  • Bryant & Stratton College

    Wikipedia =Bryant & Stratton College is a for-profit college with campuses in New York, Ohio, Virginia, Wisconsin, and an online campus. Founded in 1854, the college offers two-year programs at all campuses and four-year programs at selected campuses. This school began as a business institute, but now is an accredited degree-granting college. Bryant & Stratton College is approved by the New Yor...

  • Borough of Manhattan Community College

    Wikipedia =The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is one of seven two-year colleges within the City University of New York (CUNY) system. Founded in 1963, BMCC originally offered business-oriented and liberal arts degrees for those intending to enter the business world or transfer to a four-year college. Its original campus was scattered all over midtown Manhattan, utilizing office s...

  • Mount Zion Cemetery, Maspeth, New York

    Official Cemetery Web Site =Mount Zion Cemetery encompasses an area of 78 acres. This cemetery is located in Maspeth, Queens near the Manhattan Border. The first burial took place on May 5, 1893. When this cemetery was first established the surrounding area was considered to be rural. There was an ongoing need for burial spaces to accommodate the explosion of the immigrant population in not onl...

  • Irish in New York

    Irish in New York==The aim of this project is to created a genealogical collection of profiles for Irish who settled in New York, this project includes all boroughs.The secondary aim of this project is to connect the Irish New Yorkers to their place or origin in Ireland. ==About the Irish in New York==The Irish community is one of New York's major and important ethnic groups, and has been a ...

  • Empire State College

    Wikipedia Empire State College, one of the 13 arts and science colleges of the State University of New York, is a multi-site institution offering associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees, and distance degrees worldwide through the Center for Distance Learning. The School for Graduate Studies offers master's degrees. Empire State College's Center for International Programs also has special pr...

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