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Throughout Jefferson County our more than 850 farms sell as much as $139 million worth of agricultural products each year...We are the state's fourth-ranked dairy county and the 47th ranked dairy producing county nationwide. However, we also have many fine farms that grow and sell fruits, vegetables, and grains to feed families here and across the state. (Sen. Darrel J. Aubertine)

Remember, your Jefferson County ancestors were most probably farmers!


SITE INDEX

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS



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ROOTSWEB/ ANCESTRY JEFFERSON COUNTY NY QUERIES BOARD

LIST OF LINKS TO OUR NEIGHBORING COUNTIES


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Jefferson County Towns
and City of Watertown


Adams Alexandria Antwerp Brownville Cape Vincent
Champion Clayton Ellisburg Henderson Hounsfield
Leray Lorraine Lyme Orleans Pamelia
Philadelphia Rodman Rutland Theresa Watertown
Wilna Worth
City of Watertown

MAP OF TOWNS

Includes access to 1864 town maps.


When is a town not a town? For an explanation of the status of towns, villages, and hamlets together with a partial listing of locations in Jefferson County, click here.


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Jefferson County Resources

For a fuller list of topics, consult SITE INDEX above



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ARCHIVED QUERIES

Archived queries are available to view on this site. To view current queries or to post queries, see ROOTSWEB / ANCESTRY QUERIES BOARD near top of this page.


Other Resources

This file lists all populated places in New York State. It includes all incorporated cities, villages and towns, Indian reservations, and selected unincorporated places. In rural areas unincorporated places with at least 100 people are shown and in heavily populated areas unincorporated places are shown only if space permits and they have over 2,500 people.

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