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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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)

  • 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.

  • Lakeview Cemetery, Penn Yan, New York

    This project is for those buried in Lakeview Cemetery, on 426 Court Street, Penn Yan, Yates County, New York. Notable Burials Morris Brown, Jr. (1842-1864) - Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Samuel Stewart Ellsworth, Sr. (1790-1863) - US Congress Edward Johnston (1844-1920) - Indian Campaigns Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient Joshua Lee (1783-1842) - US Congres...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • St. Joseph's Cemetery, Fleming, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Fleming, Cayuga County, New York. The cemetery is located on 6020 Lake Avenue and is also known as St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery. While near both Auburn and Melrose Park, the cemetery is in the Town of Fleming. Find a Grave Official Website Interment.net Wikipedia

  • St. Joseph's Cemetery, Troy, New York

    This project is for those buried in St. Joseph's Cemetery, Troy, Rensselaer County, New York. St. Joseph Church (dedicated in 1847) purchased the land for the St. Joseph Cemetery in 1860. St. Joseph Cemetery is open daily, year-round during daylight hours. The cemetery provides many services, including year-round Perpetual Care of the grounds, monuments, and graves. Find a Grave

  • Yates County, New York, USA

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

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Rockland County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Rockland County, New York. Official Website History The area that became Rockland County was originally inhabited by Algonquian-speaking Native Americans, including Munsees, or Lenni Lenape. The Tappan tribe had a particularly noteworthy presence in the area, extending from present-day Nyack, south to Sparkill and Tappan, down t...

  • Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups of New York City

    The main information and outline is from "They All Sang On The Corner: A Second Look at New York City's Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups," by Philip Groia; Published by Phillie Dee Enterprises, Inc., Port Jefferson, New York, 1983, Tenth Printing, October 2005.The bulk of these groups existed from the early 1950s until around 1970. Wikipedia == Halloween 1954 ==== How It All Began ==Roots of the R...

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  • People associated with the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

    Contents:=# Introduction# Finding Aids# Church Presidents# Quorum of 12 Apostles before 1844# Three Witnesses# Eight Witnesses# Current Quorum of Twelve Apostles# People Mentioned in Doctrine and Covenants# Others of Interest# Early Leaders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints# Haun's Mill Victims==Introduction:==The scope of this project is to complete accurate family trees on ge...

  • Tompkins County, New York, USA

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

  • Seneca County, New York, USA

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

  • Schuyler County, New York, USA

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

  • New York University Tandon School of Engineering

    Wikipedia The New York University Tandon School of Engineering (commonly referred to as Tandon) is the engineering and applied sciences school of New York University. Tandon is the second oldest private engineering and technology school in the United States. The school dates back to 1854 when its predecessor institutions, the University of the City of New York School of Civil Engineering and A...

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Riverside Cemetery, Windsor, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in Riverside Cemetery, Windsor, Broome County, New York. Find a Grave RootsWeb

  • 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...

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center

    Wikipedia SUNY Downstate Medical Center, located in central Brooklyn, New York, is the only academic medical center for health education, research, and patient care serving Brooklyn’s 2.5 million residents. As of Fall 2011, it had a total student body of 1,738 and approximately 8,000 faculty and staff. Downstate Medical Center comprises a College of Medicine, Colleges of Nursing and Health Re...

  • SUNY Polytechnic Institute

    Wikipedia The State University of New York Polytechnic Institute, commonly referred to as SUNY Polytechnic Institute or SUNY Poly, is a public research university with campuses in the town of Marcy in the Utica-Rome metropolitan area and Albany, New York. Founded in 1966 using classrooms at a primary school, SUNY Poly is New York's public polytechnic college. The Marcy campus, formerly the SUN...

  • 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...

  • Wyoming County, New York, USA

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

  • 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...

  • 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

  • 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...

  • 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 ...

  • New York City Mayors

    Objective This project seeks to pull together all the mayors of New York, throughout the city's history. This includes the Dutch, English, and American periods in the history of the city. The ultimate purpose is to provide a ‘genealogical backbone’ for all the families that have been involved in the formation and development of the city. Background The birth of the city of New York is forma...

  • 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 ...

  • New York Knicks (NBA)

    The New York Knickerbockers commonly referred to as the Knicks , are an American professional basketball team based in New York City. The Knicks compete in the National Basketball Association (NBA) as a member club of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team plays its home games at Madison Square Garden, located in the borough of Manhattan. They are one of two NBA teams located...

  • Rochester, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Rochester, New York. Rochester is the county seat of Monroe County in western New York. Overview Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, initially due to the fertile Genesee River Valley, which gave rise to numerous flour mills, and then as a manufacturing hub. Several of the region's universities (notably the University ...

  • Riga Cemetery, Riga, New York

    This project is for those buried in Riga Cemetery, Riga, Monroe County, New York. The cemetery is located Churchill-Riga Road and is also known as Riga Center Cemetery . Find a Grave MCNY Genealogy

  • Lewis County, New York

    Please add profiles of those who were born, lived or died in Lewis County, New York.= Official Website =Established in 1805, The county is named after Morgan Lewis, the Governor of New York at the time. Adjacent Counties * Herkimer County * Jefferson County * Oswego County * St. Lawrence County * Oneida County Towns, Villages, Hamlets & Communities Beaver Falls | Castorland | Constableville | C...

  • Rhinebeck Cemetery, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York, USA

    Rhinebeck Cemetery, Rhinebeck, Dutchess County, New York, USA : Find a Grave CLASSIFICATION: Community ground. LOCATION: In the village of Rhinebeck. CONDITION: Well-cared for. Burials began in this cemetery in 1835 when land was deeded by Catherine Livingston Garrettson to the Methodist Episcopal Church. The Methodist Church acquired additional lands including a donation of land by Miss M...

  • Moriah Union Cemetery, Moriah, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in the Moriah Union Cemetery, or simply Union Cemetery , Moriah, Essex County, New York. Notable Burials Wallace Turner Foote, Jr. (1864-1910) - US Congress Links Find a Grave NY Tombstone Project

  • Magnolia Cemetery, Magnolia, New York

    This project is for those who are buried in Magnolia Cemetery, located on 4104 West Lake Road, Magnolia, Chautauqua County, New York. Find a Grave RootsWeb Painted Hills Genealogical Society

  • 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 ...

  • Reformed Church of Newtown Cemetery, Elmhurst, New York

    This project is for those buried in the Reformed Church of Newtown Cemetery From Six To Celebrate : Founded by Dutch settlers, the original building for this church was a small, octagonal wooden structure with a high-pitched roof, constructed in 1731. It was in use for almost one hundred years and served as an armory for the British during the Revolutionary War. Demolished in 1831, it was re...

  • 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 ...

  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    Polytechnic Institute=Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, or RPI, is a private research university located in Troy, New York, with two additional campuses in Hartford and Groton, Connecticut. It was founded in 1824 by Stephen van Rensselaer and Amos Eaton for the "application of science to the common purposes of life" and is the oldest technological university in the English-speaking world. Built...

  • Saratoga County, New York, USA

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

  • Ulster County, New York, USA

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

  • 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 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...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

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