New York"s Finger Lakes pioneer families especially Tompkins County

a genealogical notebook by Helen F. Lewis

Publisher: Kinship in Rhinebeck, N.Y

Written in English
Published: Pages: 403 Downloads: 412
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  • Finger Lakes Region (N.Y.),
  • Tompkins County (N.Y.)
  • Subjects:

    • Finger Lakes Region (N.Y.) -- Genealogy,
    • Tompkins County (N.Y.) -- Genealogy
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. iii) and index.

      Statementcompiled by Helen F. Lewis.
      LC ClassificationsF127.F4 L49 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 403 p. :
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1642082M
      ISBN 101560121114
      LC Control Number91196260

  Tompkins County New York: Images of Work and Play and organizations alike are preserved in this charming collection of photographs chronicling the everyday lives of Tompkins County residents. This book showcases images of activity, such as farmers hard at work and people dancing into the early hours of the morning, as well as the more Brand: TheHistoryPress. The Finger Lakes Museum has more than doubled the size of its campus in Branchport.. Thanks to a generous gift of land donated by sisters Anne Salisbury and Molly Sujan and to a cash contribution from their neighbors Rolf Zerges and his wife Lynda Rummel, the museum now owns the acre wetland adjacent to Crescent Beach at the north end of the west branch of Keuka Lake. It is known to be New York State’s smallest Fish and Wildlife Management Area and one of the two known islands in the eleven Finger Lakes. Seneca woman and children sought refuge on the Island during the Sullivan Expeditions, and it is one of the few places on earth where ‘water biscuits’ form. Life in the Finger Lakes Reed St. PO Box Geneva, NY

Be sure to check out our best selling prose anthology from ! FROM THE FINGER LAKES: A PROSE ANTHOLOGY From the Finger Lakes: A Prose Anthology, published in , contains the work of some of central New York's finest writers. Some are nationally recognized––such as Diane Ackerman, Paul West, Alison Lurie, James McConkey––many are locally. Anywhere Subject Title Author Series Fiction Nonfiction. New Books. Beware the Kamiki Brothers! Vol. 1 Onda, Yuji. Built in and newly restored, this bridge in Newfield is the only remaining covered bridge in Tompkins County and the only one in New York still in daily use. Harriet often stops with her camera on the way to her teaching job at the Newfield Central School. _____ We look forward to the first spring flowers. More than 1-MILLION people visited Watkins Glen State Park in Attendance was just over 1-MILLION, THOUSAND according to figures released by New York State Park. The numbers were an increase of about THOUSAND visitors from the previous year. The state reported a record 77 million people visited N Lucas Day 11h ago.

Tompkins County, New York N Tioga St Ithaca, NY Phone: () Fax: () In south-central NY, northeast of Elmira; organized Apr 7, from Cayuga and Seneca counties. Name Origin: For Daniel D. Tompkins (), associate justice of the NY supreme court (), governor () and U.S. vice. History of Tompkins County. Tompkins County, named in honor of the Hon. Daniel D. Tompkins, formerly Vice-president of the United States, was taken from Cayuga and Seneca counties in ; limits since changed. Greatest length E. and W. 34, greatest breadth N. and S. 8 miles; centrally distant from New York , and from Albany miles. He is a pioneer settler of that region and occupies one of the well developed farms of the county, and has been a conspicuous figure in the development and extension of the great agricultural interests of that part of the county. Our subject was born in Lansing, Tompkins county, New York, in , and was a son of Joseph and Ella (Gibbs) Wyckoff. Finger Lakes Library System Connecting public libraries in Cayuga, Cortland, Seneca, Tioga and Tompkins Counties All formats Books eBooks (download) Large print Audio Books Audio Ebooks (download) Video (DVD, Blu-Ray, etc) Music recording Nonmusical recording Serial (Newspaper, Periodical) Video Games.

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Get this from a library. New York's Finger Lakes pioneer families especially Tompkins County: a genealogical notebook. [Helen F Lewis] -- Summaries of over 75 of the early families who settled in the Finger Lakes area which is now mainly encompassed by Tompkins County, New York.

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New Yorks Finger Lakes pioneer families especially Tompkins County book all the books, read about the author, and more. Author: Helen F Lewis. New York's Finger Lakes pioneer families: especially Tompkins County: a genealogical provided by Helen Lewis is a compilation of family groupings derived from various primary and secondary sources for the county featured.

Typically, the book is arranged alphabetically by surname of the families included and provides much information as to 4/5(1). New York's Finger Lakes pioneer families especially Tompkins County by Helen F. Lewis,Kinship edition, in EnglishPages: No matter the season, explore the beauty of the outdoors in Ithaca.

Spend a sunny day touring one of the many waterfalls and gorges or relax on the Finger Lakes' largest lake, Cayuga Lake, also home to the nation's first wine trail, the Cayuga Lake Wine 'll find o acres of public New York State forest ripe for skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and exploring.

Landmarks of Tompkins County ( history) US Gen Web. Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York Genealogy Gophers. Landmarks of Tompkins County, New York: including a History of Cornell University by W.T.

Hewitt Ancestry. New York's Finger Lakes pioneer families, especially Tompkins County: a genealogical notebook Family History Library. 1 negative: nitrate ; 3 1/4 x 4 1/4 inches or smaller. Photo, Print, Drawing A.J. Weber farm, Brooktondale, New York. Finger Lakes Farms project. Tompkins County.

Tompkins County is a county located in the U.S. state of New of the census, the population wasThe county seat is Ithaca. The name is in honor of Daniel D. Tompkins, who served as Governor of New York and Vice President of the United States.

Tompkins County comprises the Ithaca, NY Metropolitan Statistical is home to Cornell University, Ithaca College and Congressional district: 23rd.

The October and May sales, held in the Regina C. Lennox Book Sale Building, raise money for the Tompkins County Public Library, the Finger Lakes Library System, and community organizations working with literacy projects. Check our website for more current and complete information/5(62).

Tompkins County Jane M. Dieckmann New York's Finger Lakes Pioneer Families Especially Tompkins County: A Genealogical Notebook Helen F. Lewis The Towns of Tompkins County: From Podunk to the Magnetic Springs Jane M.

Dieckmann, Ed. Lives Passed:. Main Industries: Tompkins County's intellectual assets feed the business community with scientific break-throughs, an entrepreneurial spirit and a creative, highly-skilled workforce.

They have also helped spur the growth of research-based businesses and attracted nationally renowned teams of scientists. Land: Along with the waterfalls, gorges and beautiful lakefront, the county offers access. Tompkins County Marriage Records. New York State, Marriage Index Ancestry. County Marriages of New York, ; Ancestry.

Death and marriage notices, Tompkins County, New York, Family History Library Death and marriage notices, Tompkins County, New York, WorldCat. The Finger Lakes Region of New York is one of the most stunning and studied natural settings in the world. Kevin Stearns photographs will, page after page, bring you deeper and deeper into the Finger Lakes country as you walk the paths through the lush forests and hike the winding trails along the rims of deep gorges, and feel the spray of waterfalls as tall as 20 story buildings/5(7).

Although the residents like to think of the county as "centrally isolated" because no interstate highways come into the county, Tompkins County is about an hour's drive from Syracuse and a two hours' drive from Rochester, the two largest cities in the Finger Lakes. Via Interstate Ro one can access Toronto, Philadelphia, and New York City.

2 days ago Cayuga County, Environment, Gabriel Pietrorazio, News, Ontario County, Schuyler County, Seneca County, Steuben County, Tompkins County, Wayne County, Yates County J.C. Penney expected to file for bankruptcy this week, close about stores. Tompkins County Founded Ap from Seneca and Cayuga Counties.

Inthe county lost the town of Hector and the west line of lots in Newfield to the newly formed Schuyler County, NY. It was named in honor of Daniel D. Tompkins, who served as Governor of New York and Vice President of the United States.

The county seat is Ithaca. Summer in a Glass: The Coming of Age of Winemaking in the Finger Lakes () By: Evan Dawson Journey through the Finger Lakes with Evan Dawson, as he cordially invites you into the hearts, minds, and tasting rooms of some of the region’s most passionate and celebrated winemakers, whose intimate stories weave the tale of how the Finger Lakes is now one of the fastest growing and renowned.

The new Curbside Recycling Guidelines will be hitting your mailbox in the days ahead. The brochure is produced by the Tompkins County Solid Waste Management Division, and sent to all households in the County.

After meeting Book Sale expenses (maintenance on the warehouse building and general utilities: all the labor is provided by volunteers), we give money to the Tompkins County Public Library and to the the Finger Lakes Library System.

We also give money to not-for-profit organizations in Tompkins County for reading-related materials, give educational grants to residents of Tompkins County. See Tompkins County. Recreational Activities Restaurants and Pubs. See Tompkins County.

Transportation. See Tompkins County. Local Businesses. Amber Accents Gift Shop. Slaterville Rd., Slaterville Springs, NYBesemer Hill Greenhouses. 63 Besemer Hill Rd., Ithaca, NYBrookton's Market. Travelers to Tompkins County can visit one of the area’s many science or art museums, or spend time exploring the natural beauty of one of its parks here on New York’s Path Through History.

The Friends of the Tompkins County Public Libra ry, founded inis a not-for-profit membership organization for people interested in books and libraries. Our purpose is to stimulate public interest in the library, purchase library materials, and support other cultural.

Finger Lakes Eat Smart New York educator, Ireland, and Executive Director of CCE Wayne County, Beth, were at the Penn Yan Elementary School to help showcase the new school garden.

Water flavored with strawberries and Corn, Tomato and Cucumber Salad were featured as these fruits and vegetables are growing in the garden. Follow along with updates from officials - local, state, and federal - as the Novel Coronavirus, or COVID response continues around the region. Our 'Latest News' section will be updated around the clock.

We'll be documenting school closures, public health announcements, and more. We will have resources available for those looking for information from the Centers for Disease Control at the. Tompkins County Public Library Attention: Nancy Stoehr East Green Street Ithaca, New York Phone: Fax: Genealogical Resources: Local history, newspapers, books.

Thompkins County Research Guidelines. PEGASYS Community Television (Tompkins County) PEGASYS Community Access Television for Tompkins County, a service of Time Warner Cable, West State St., Ithaca, NY It's Your Voice.

USA > New York > Finger Lakes Region > Tompkins. The Advocacy Center is dedicated to providing support, advocacy and education for survivors, friends, and families of domestic violence, and sexual assault in Tompkins County.

PO Box Ithaca. The Epidemic: A Collision of Power, Privilege, and Public Health by David DeKok tells the story of how a vain and reckless businessman became responsible for a typhoid epidemic in that devastated Cornell University and the surrounding town of Ithaca.

Eighty-two people died, including twenty-nine Cornell students. Protected by influential friends, William T. Morris faced no retribution for. Pages in category "Tompkins County, New York" The following 9 pages are in this category, out of 9 total.

This list may not reflect recent changes (). The second launch is scheduled for Saturday, November 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. in Tompkins County Free Library's Borg Warner Community Room-- same scene: a. Cayuga Lake. Tompkins County is divided by Cayuga Lake, the second longest of the glacially created Finger Lakes.

The lake, feet deep at its core, with its headwaters at the southern end, is fed by streams that make their way through gorges cut in the underlying shale and limestone that make up the county’s geologic base.Friends of Tompkins County Public Library Book Sale The Sale & Collector’s Corner Spring Book Sale May, Dates & Times Daily Prices Directory & Floor Plan.Hi and welcome to the Tompkins County New York Genealogy Project.

This website is in need of a County Team Contact Us if you'd be interesting in helping to develop this resource. We're really glad you stopped by and we hope that you find .