Starting Sept. 30, 2014, Genealogy.com will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
 
Learn more


Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Regional: U.S. States: New York: Oneida County

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Paris Hill, in Oneida County, NY?
Posted by: Bud Schafer Date: April 25, 2000 at 01:34:44
In Reply to: Re: Paris Hill, in Oneida County, NY? by Allan Reader of 2271

Hi Allan,

The book was republished in 1977 and again in 1993 by North Country Books, Inc. Utica, New York. Their address is not printed in the book but I'm sure they are listed in the Yellow Pages, Switchboard, Big Yellow, etc.

There are no Readers (or similar spellings) listed in the index, it is "reasonably" complete. There is mentioned a Benjamin, Daniel and a Thomas Morris.

Benjamin is listed as being admitted to the "old Amicable Lodge, No. 25, F. & A. M., of New Hartford, (formerly Whitestown,) chartered April 7, 1792" in 1796. He is not otherwise mentioned.

Daniel is listed as being admitted to the "Saquoit Lodge, No. 150, F. and A. M." on 26 April 1872, no other mention.

Mention of Thomas Morris is as follows:
"One Thomas Morris had purchased a large tract of land where the present village of Morrisville now stands, and he at once set about getting settlers to come from New England into what was then the far West, and clear up and make homes upon his land." This would have been prior to 1790. There is no other mention of him in this publication but I'm sure more would be written about him if you researched the history of the town of Morrisville.

Sorry,

Bud



Followups:

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

http://genforum.genealogy.com/ny/oneida/messages/230.html
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Agreement of Use
Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network