Changes In Names Of New York State Towns (Letters I-L)

On these pages the letter F. after the name of the town, refers to French's Gazetteer as the authority
The letter W.  Means Authority of Prof. or Mrs. A.M. Wright, who have verified all the French  references.

EARLY NAME

LATER NAME

COUNTY

Inverness, F. Wheatland Monroe Co.
Ischua, F. Franklinville / Ellicottville Cattaraugus Co.
Isle of Patmos Plum Island Suffolk Co.
Islington, F. Hopkinton St. Lawrence Co.
Janestown, F. Hopkintown St. Lawrence Co.
Jefferson, F. Mentz Cayuga Co.
Jefferson, F. Watkins Schuyler Co.
Jericho, F. Bainbridge Chenango Co.
Jersey, F. Orange Schuyler Co.
Johns Manor, F. (Johnsmanor) Dickenson (Dickinson) Franklin Co.
Johnsville, F. Bouckville Madison Co.
Kanadasaga, F. Geneva Ontario Co.
Kannedyville Falconer Chautauqua Co.
Kakiat New Hempstead Rockland Co.
Kennedyville, F. Kanana (Kanona) Steuben Co.
Kildare, F. Hopkinton St. Lawrence Co.
Killarney, F. Fowler St. Lawrence Co.
King's Corners, F. Darien Centre Genesee Co.
King's District, F. Canaan Columbia Co.
Kniskerns Dorf, F. (Kneiskerns Dorf) Sloansville Schoharie Co.
LaGrange, F. Beekman Dutchess Co.
Lake Port, W. Montezuma Cayuga Co.
Lancaster, F. New Berlin Chenango Co.
Layers, (Leslie's), F. Davenport's Neck Westchester Co.
LaCourt's Neck, F. Lee's Corners, F. Stokes Oneida Co.
Leander, F. Pamelia Jefferson Co.
Leeville, F. West Eaton Madison Co.
Leister, F. Leicester Livingston Co.
Lestershire Johnson City Broome Co.
Lexington Hights, F. Jewett Greene Co.
Lincoln, F. Gorham Ontario Co.
Lisbon New Lisbon Otsego Co.
Little Cow Harbor, F. Centreport Suffolk Co.
Little Neck, New Bridge (Hempstead) Nassau Co.
Lockport Black River Jefferson Co.
Lodi, F. Gowanda Cattaraugus Co.
Lodi, F. Millgrove Cattaraugus Co.
Liberty of North Castle Northcastle Westchester Co.
Log City Eaton Madison Co.
Log Mills Lafargeville Jefferson Co.
Long Falls, F. Carthage Jefferson Co.
Long Hill, F. Prospect Hill Westchester Co.
Long Rapids, F. Morley St. Lawrence Co.
Loughneagh, F. Dickenson (Dickinson) Franklin Co.
Louisburg, F. Sterlingbush Lewis Co.
Lunenburg, F. (Loonenburg) Athens Greene Co.
Lusurn, F. Locust Valley Queens Co.

Thanks to John W. Ladwig for sharing this information with us.


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