Our County and Its People: A Descriptive and Biographical Record of Genesee County, New York

Collection Category: County Histories|Collection Type: OCR|Location: Genesee County

This volume covers Genesee County from 1683 to 1899 and includes biographical information, photos and illustrations, military and colonial history, and land and building records. 

Detailing the history of Genesee County from the time of the early explorers and colonial settlers to the end of the 19th century, it provides substantial historical and biographical information about individuals, towns, businesses and industries within the county. Alongside this historical overview, the text also features unique chapters on specific historical topics relevant to Genesee County, such as the establishment of the Holland Land Office museum, the significance of the Holland Land business within the county and beyond, and the first murder trial in the area.

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