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History of Putnam County, New York

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History of Putnam County, New York

With biographical sketches of its prominent men.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Map of Putnam County
  • Introductory chapter. Early discoveries
  • Chapter II. Adolph Philipse and his patent
  • Chapter III. The Philipse Family
  • Chapter IV. The division of the highland patent
  • Chapter V. The Wappinger Indians and their controversy with the heirs of Adolph Philipse
  • Chapter VI. Confiscation and sale of the shares of the patent belonging to Susannah Robinson and Mary Philipse
  • Chapter VII. The Gore
  • Chapter VIII. The Oblong
  • Chapter IX. Settlement and population
  • Chapter X. Roads and ferries
  • Chapter XI. Political divisions
  • Chapter XII. Establishment of Putnam County; county constitutions and county officers
  • Chapter XIII. The claim of John Jacob Aster
  • Chapter XIV. Putnam County during the Civil War
  • Chapter XV. The Militia of Putnam County
  • Chapter XVI. The bench and bar of Putnam County
  • Chapter XVII. The medical history of Putnam County
  • Chapter XVIII. Education
  • Chapter XIX. Town of Carmel
  • Chapter XX. Town of Carmel
  • Chapter XXI. Town of Carmel
  • Chapter XXII. Town of Southeast
  • Chapter XXIII. Town of Southeast
  • Chapter XXIV. Town of Philipstown
  • Chapter XXV. Town of Philipstown
  • Chapter XXVI. Town of Patterson
  • Chapter XXVII. Town of Kent
  • Chapter XXVIII. Town of Putnam Valley
  • Chapter XXIX. Personal sketches


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  • <span id='Pelletreau'></span>William Smith. ''[[Space:History of Putnam County, New York|History of Putnam County, New York]]'' (W.W. Presto, Philadelphia, 1886) [ Page ].
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