Posted By:Gary Welch
Subject:Re: Wayne County Poor Farm
Post Date:February 26, 2003 at 19:03:55
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Forum:Wayne County, NY Genealogy Forum
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Here is an 1857 report:

The admissions records (starting sometime in the 1870s) have been microfilmed and are available from the NY State Archives via inter-library loan. I have a copy of the 1884 record of my 2g-grandfather's admission to the Wayne Co. Insane Asylum, which was part of the poorhouse.