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ing cattle, 47. Keeping five, 47.
Highways, public, 5S. Bidge road, 58. 0!;k Orchard loail, 59. State

road, 01. Salt Works roads, 00.
l4ollan(l i>!nid Comjtany, names of, 21. Generosit^-of agent, 101. Do-
nations to School Districts, 25. Donations of
land to religious societies, 20. Anecdote of
Uev. Mr. Bawson and Mr. Busti, 20.
llolley, village of, 305. Salt found there, 300. Mammoth tooth, ;;!07-

First school house in, 307.
Hunters lodges, 245.
Hidberton, villiiiro of. 30s.



INDEX. 459

Hindsbiirgli, village of, oil.

Indian mill, description of, 278.

Indians, false alarm, 8G, 338.

Judges of County Courts, 440.

July 4, 1821, celebration, Barre, 78.

Knowlesville, village ot, 373.

Kendall, tovrn of, 269. Public library, 272. Salt making, 272. Xor-

Tvegians in, 273.
Land office ot Holland Company, 24.
Log house, description of, 3G.

Furniture of, 40.
Lawsuit before Esq. Chubb, 233.
Library in Kendall, 272.
Luther, Eld. Ben., style of preaching, 332.
Lyndonville, village of, 4W>.
Lumber, price of, 77.
Millyard tract, 18.
Manufactures, domestic, 52.
Merchants, early, and their stores, .il.
Mails and post offices, 53.
Manilla, 186.

3Iill to pound corn, 186, 278.
McCarty, Capt, Company in war of 1812, 212, 88.
Meeting house, lirst^ framed in County, 260.
Mammoth tooth found at Holley, 307.
Medina, village of, 367. Stone quarry, 372.
Murray, town of, 288.

Orleans Count}-, first white man settled in, 186.
Phelps and Gorham's Purchase, 16.
Pre-emption line, 17.
Pultney. Sir \Ym., 19.
Peaches and apples, 33.
Patriot war, 248.
Post office, first, 261.

Porter, Luther, strategy to get his grist, 377.
Pioneer Association of Orleans County, 426.
Quails, 31.

Rawsou, Rev. A., anecdote of, 28.
Rattlesnakes, 30.

Ridge Road, when traced out, 59. Surveyed, 58, 6ft.
Railroads in Orleans County, 63.
Religion, state; of, 67. First meetings in Carlton, 67. Rev. Mr. Steele,

68. Baptist Church in Gaines, 68. Building fleeting House

in Gaines, 68. Specimen preaching, 332.
Ridge road, 58. "VVhcn laid out, 58. Judge Porters account of, 59.
Ridgewav, town of, 313. First town election in, 84.



460 INDEX.

Railroads, 63.

Sulliyans Expeditiou, 12.

School House sites, 25. '

Salmon and other fish, oO.

Schools and school houses, 64. Description ot, 60. Gaines Academy,

65. Academies at Albion, Yates, Millville,

Holley and Medina, 65.
Salt Works roads, 60, 74.
State Road, 61.

Sandy Creek, sickness at, 103, 289.
Salt at Holley, 306, at Medina, 314.
Sawmill at Medina first, 367.
Shelby, town ot, ;>76. Deer hunting-, 3811. Dancing in a gristmill, 378.

How Luther Porter got his grist ,377.
Supervisors of towns in Orleans county, 450.
Sherifl's of Orleans county, 450.
Surrogates of Orleans county, 450.
Triangle Tract, 18
Transit Line, 20, 83.
Trees, kinds of in Orleans county, 21),
Tonawanda S¬Ђ amp, 33.
Threshing grain, manner of, 44.
Taxes, raising money to pay, by S. C. Lewis, 220.
Town meeting, first in county, 314.
" Things I can remember," by G. E. Mix, 165.
Towns in the county, when organized, 446.
Treasurers of Orleans county ,449.
L^niou company in Carlton, 190.
Villages in county, 446.
Ward Levi & Levi A., agents, 19.
Wood, per acre, 29.
Wrestling, ring for, 50.
Wagons, one horse, 57.
Wedding in Albion, story of, 78.
Yates, town of, 401.
Yates Center, 404. Academv, 404.



INDEX OF NAMES.



NAMES OF PERSONS AXD NUMBERS OF THE PAGES ON WHICH
THEY OCCUR.



Achilles, Caroline, P., 1").
Allis, Tliomas W., 150.
Allison, Jabez, 313.
Anderson Familj', 234.
Angel, Xatban, 103.
Allis, Maj. William, 305.
Allen, Artemas, 372.
Anderson, Robert, 7N.
Andrews, Averj' \. 359.
Alwell, Levi, 236.
Busli, Paul, '2(1
Bailey, Lansing, 79.
Bacon, ^foses, 240.
Balcora, Abner, 301, 405.
Barrett, Amos, 334, 353.
Barrett, Xalium, 347.
Barrett, Sidney S., 354.
Baker, Mrs. Laura 345.
Benton, Oliver 140.
Beech, Dr. J. II., 346.
Bessac, Benjairiu L., 117.
Bidelman, Samufl, 34.
Booth, Oliver, 00, 351.
Bowen, Dr. Elisha, 355, 410.
Brown, James, 54.
Brown, Jereiuiah, 335.
Bryant, Kenl)en, 303, 305.
Burrows, Roswell S., 76.
Bunipus, Philetus, 183.
Bullard Family, 331.
Bumpus, Jesse, 76, 178.
Budd, Jaseph, 308.
Burroughs, David, 304.
Bullard, Alfred, 416.
Babbitt, William J., 54, 58, 361.



Barker, Joseph. 153.
Bates, Samuel, 384.
Banies, Ezra D., 316.
Barrett, Lucius 334.
Barrett, Luther, 347.
Bates, Lyman, 330.
Benton, Mrs. Silas, 75, 170.
Beech, Dr. Jesse, 346.
Bennett, Isaac, 314.
Billings Family, 331.
Bidelman, Abram, 388.
Booth, Oliver, 3nd., 255.
Bradner, Wm., 76, 115, 183.
Brown, John G., 187.
Brown, Daniel, 264.
Bradley, Nathaniel, 146.
Burrows, Lorenzo, 157.
Burgess, Xoah, 211.
Butler, Orange, 333.
Bushncll, Harley N., 390.
Burlingham, Charles D., 330.
Burroughs, Silas M. 394.
Clark, Jonathan, 134.
Clark, Robert, 378.
Cantine, Abram, 174.
Cole, Darius W., 59
Cook, Lemuel, 308.
Cobb, William 343.
Coon, Alexander, 397.
Capeu, Theophilus, 76.
Cady, Isaac, 309.
Cole, A. Hyde, 76, 115.
Cochrane, AVilliam, 343.
Coon, Milo, 373.
Coan Sylvanus, 308.



402



INDEX.



Curtis, Henry R., 120, 70.
Chubb, Arba, 232.
Curti.^, XcAvman, 395.
Chamberlain, Fitch, 100.
Church, Ozias S. 114.
Churcli, Samuel, 341.
Chamberlain, Royal, 407.
Daniels, Grosvenor, 58, 343.
Davis, Levi, 323.
Day, Austin, 297.
Demara, David, 388.
Dutcher, Elder Simeon, 200.
Drake, Henry, 259.
Daniels, James, 342.
Davis, Perry, 225.
Darrow, XiehoMs E., 200.
Douglass, Israel, 317.
Dunham, Matthew, 18S.
EUicott, Andrew A., 59. 370, 390.
Evans, David E., 70, 378.
Ellicott, Joseph, 23, 253, 370.
Evarts, Martin, 208.
Farwell, Eldridge, 200, 207.
Fellows, Joseph, 20.
Freeman, Chester. 263.
Foster, Aden, 170.
Fuller, Lyman, 197.
Farnham, John, 236.
Fairfield, Walter, 218.
Freeman, Gideon, 262.
Frisbie, Hiram, 296.
Fuller, Edmund, 70.
Gates, Daniel, 193, 212.
Green, Andrew H., 103.
Gresiory Family, 380.
CJregory Matthew, 381.
Grinnell, John, 399.
Goold, Horace O., 415.
Goodrich, Ilarve}', 108.
Grant, L. A. G. B., 390.
Gates, Dr. Richard W., 191.
Greeuman, Preserved, 403.
Gregory, Amos, 380.
Gilbert, Baruch H., 418.
Gilbert, AVidow, 212, 47.
G rover. Dr. Tj. C, 860.



Gwynn, William R., 70, 71.
Hawley, Hon. Elijah 350, 53.
Haines, Jesse P., 01.
Hallock, Rufus, 133.
Hart, Elizur, 143.
Henderson, John, 184.
Hewes, Horatio N., 395.
Hill, Samuel, 223.
Hopkins, Caleb, 58.
Hoag, Peter, 363.
Hunter, Robert, 51.
Hulbert, Isaac H. S., 309.
Hawley, Merwin S., 53.
Hard, Hon. Gideon, 92.
Hart, .Joseph, 1G9.
Hamlin, Areovester, 304.
Healey, Dr. E. P., 362.
Hibbard, Zenas F. 124.
Hinds, Jacob, 296, 311.
Hooker, David, 340.
Hood, David, 364.
Hunt, Elijah, 194.
Houseman, George, 501.
Ingersoll, Nehemiah, 77, 159.
Ingersoll, Justus, 161.
Jackson, William, 349.
.Johnson, Rev. AYm., 75.
.Jackson, .James, 350.
Jones, David, 286.
Knowles, William, 355, 372.
Kuck, Rev. George, 191.
Lee, Hon. .John, 73.
Lewis, William, 208.
Lewis, Gideon, 229.
Lee Family, 172.
Lewis, Samuel C, 228.
LeYalley, Johii, 351.
Mattison, Abram 75, 78.
Marsh, Ray, 196.
3Iathcr, Elihu, 259.
Manlej', Adiu, 273.
Masten, Mrs. Nancy, 359.
Mason, Jesse, 132.
Mather, James, 256, 200, 214.
Mather, Rufus, 256.
jMansfield, Alanson..300.



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McCurly, Ciiptiihi E., 312.

Mix, Abiathar, T."!.

Mix, Ebonezer, 75; 3Ipmoir ot' 42 1.

Monell, Henry '.'A.

Moore, Eli, oKi.

Murdock, Seymour, o42, 315.

Mudgett, Stephen W. 405.

McCollister William, 77.

Mix, Mrs. Lydia, 1C8.

Mix, George C, 1C4, 165.

Moody, ^Villiam J., 70.

Morse, Jotham, o91.

Murdock, Seymour B., 335.

Morris, Kobcrt, 17.

Nichoson, Dr.Orsou, 70,78, 110. 183

Paine, Dr. L. C, 70.

Peck, Linus Jones, 100.

Perry, Joseph L., 329.

Preston, William X. 342.

Pettengill, Benjamin G., 204.

Pierce, Aretas. 292,

Porter, Allen, 142.

Potter, Dr. Stephen M., 183.

Phelp.s ct Gorham, IG.

Rawsou, Kev. Andrew, 20, 109.

Parsons, John, 70.

Peck, Horace, 201.

Peny, Josiah, 410.

Pratt, Daniel, 203.

Penniman, William, 131.

Porter, Augustus. 59.

Porter, Luther, 157.

Proctor, John, 220.

Eandall, Amos, 2S5.

Heed Family, 310.

Kice, Hubbard, 29;;.

Rogers, Ebenezer, 95.

Root, Reuben 407.

Rice, Enos, 150.

Roor, Amos, 32, 34, 113.

Robinson, Chauncey, 294.

Ruggles, William W., 264.

Salsiiurv, Samuel, 224.



Sawyer, ElisLa, 418.

Sturiv weather, A. M., 113.

Street, Lucius, 140.

Spencer, Amos, 417.

Swift, Philetus, 58.

Smith, Mrs. Sally, 298.

Stone, Enos 30.

Strong, John W., 305.

Sauford, Asa. 90.

Saxe, Peter, 404.

Spafford, Brad.street, 205.

Steele, liev. Mr. 08.

Shelly, Xathan, 230.

Smith, ]\Ioses, 141.

Shipmau, Job, 190.

Skinner, Jarvis M. 145.

Strong, Timothy C. 111.

Southworth, Darius, 394.

Tanner, Gen. William C.,318.

Tappan. Hon. Samuel, 410.

Tripp, Anthon}', 141.

Thurston, Stephen B. 133.

Tyler, John IL, memoir of, 414.

Tanner, Josias. 333.

Treadwell, Richard, 210.

Thurston, Caleb C, 88.

Tanner, William, 125.

Turner, Otis, 314, 341.

Van Brockliu, John, 379.

Ward, Dr. Levi, 19.

AVard, Hon. Alexis, 171.

AValsworth, James 186.

Weld, Andrew, 348.

Whitney, Xathan, 112.

Whaley, Dr. Christopher, 348, 379

Ward.LeviA. 19.

Walsworth, AVilliam, isc.

Weld, Thomas, 341.

White, Dr. William, 77, 314. 75.

Wood, Elijah W., 298.

Yates, town of, 401.

Zimmennan, Jacob A., 398.



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