A History of Ontario County, New York and Its People, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Lewis Historical Publishing Company, 1911 - Ontario County (N.Y.)
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Contents

I
1
II
12
III
21
IV
36
V
51
VI
62
VII
70
VIII
79
XXI
221
XXII
229
XXIII
243
XXIV
254
XXV
266
XXVI
310
XXVII
321
XXVIII
328

IX
87
X
97
XI
108
XII
118
XIII
125
XIV
135
XV
142
XVI
149
XVII
158
XVIII
165
XIX
178
XX
205
XXIX
331
XXX
380
XXXI
394
XXXII
406
XXXIII
425
XXXIV
441
XXXV
450
XXXVI
464
XXXVII
473
XXXVIII
484
XXXIX
499
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MORMON ORIGINS - JOSEPH SMITH - BOOK OF MORMON - MORMONISM
[25] A History of Ontario County, New York and Its People mentions this stream: "Crooked brook, of Mormon fame, runs through the northwest part of the town, ...
www.xmission.com/ ~research/ about/ manchester.htm

The Field Notes of Col. Maxwell edited by John Robortella
In A History of Ontario County, New York and Its People, Volume 1, by Charles F. Milliken (New York: Lewis Historical Publishing Co., 1911), p. ...
www.crookedlakereview.com/ articles/ 101_135/ 131spring2004/ 131robortella.html

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