Town of Lysander, Onondaga Co., NY

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This guide lists a variety of information that might be of interest to indiviuals with ancestors who lived in or near the Town of  Lysander, Onondaga County, New York.  This page was created as part of the USGenWeb project.
The Town of Lysander was a township in the Military Tract, and it was one of the original 11 towns when Onondaga County was formed in 1794.  It is located in the northwest corner of Onondaga County.  Oswego County is due north; to the west is Cayuga County.  Seneca River forms the town's south and east boundaries. 
Map of the Town of Lysander.

 


Vital Records


Records on file with
Onondaga County

 

Records on file with the
Town of Lysander

 


Cemeteries


Town of Lysander Cemeteries


Excellent Reference!!

Cemetery Inscriptions and Burials Compiled by Leslie Voorhees

View map with cemetery locations.


Churches

Little Utica  ME Church & School House Pictures
Plainville Christian Church Records: 1822 - 1859
 
History of Early Church Groups, from Bruce's Onondaga

 


The Museum at the Shacksboro Schoolhouse


 

46 Canton Street
( mile south of Lock No. 24)
Baldwinsville, New York 13027
Phone: (315) 638-2452
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Local History &
Museum Shop
Open Wednesday
thru Sunday
Noon to 4 PM


Baldwinsville Public Library


Margaret (Meg) Anne Van Patten, Head                        
BALDWINSVILLE
Reference and Adult Services PUBLIC LIBRARY
Baldwinsville Public Library 1948 - 1998
33 East Genesee Street PRESERVING THE PAST
Baldwinsville, New York 13027 &
PRESENTING THE FUTURE
(315) 635-5631 ext. 206 [voice]
(315) 635-6760 [fax]
megv@bville.lib.ny.us [e-mail]
http://www.bville.lib.ny.us


Settlers  

 

Early Settlers in the Town of Lysander, from Bruce's Onondaga's Centennial

James Horton, early settler:  newspaper article, obituary

 

History  

 

'History of the Town of Lysander', from Bruce's
Onondaga's Centennial

'History of the Town of Lysander' from Beauchamp's
Past and Present of Syracuse and Onondaga County

'History of the Town of Lysander' from Clark's
Onondaga; or Reminiscences of Earlier and Later Times

 

Census Records

 

 

Names of Heads of Households Appearing in the 1800 Census

Names of Heads of Households Appearing in the 1810 Census

Names appearing in the 1830 Census

 

Residents and Businesses

 

 

Principal Farmers, Manufacturers and Merchants Appearing in the 1874 Sweet's Atlas

Names Appearing in the 1874 Sweet's Atlas

Town of Lysander Citizens in 1878

 

Civil War  

 

1st NY Light Infantry, Battery B (Pettit's Battery)

 

Revolutionary
War
 

 

Soldiers

Soldiers Who Drew Lots in the Military Tract

 

Revolutionary
War
 

 

Soldiers

Soldiers Who Drew Lots in the Military Tract

 

Development  

 

19th Century Development of the Town of Lysander, from Bruce's Onondaga's Centennial

Development of the School System, from Bruce's Onondaga's Centennial

 

 

This page was updated on Monday, November 18, 2002.

 

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