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HALSEY -- New York Farm Directory, 1914


The American Agriculturist was well known for its informative and insightful weekly newspaper devoted to the news of agriculture. Annually a farm directory for most farming communities was published by newspaper. This database is the contents of the American Agriculturist Farm Directory of 1914 for the New York counties of Yates, Schuyler, Tompkins, and Seneca. It contains over 15,300 records which provide the name of the individual or firm, wife's name, the number of children over 21 years of age, the occupation of the individual, any boarder names, and the county or township of farm. This database will assist in locating family members who may have been part of the farming community in New York in 1914.

Source Information:
Eggen, Cheryl, ed. Farm Directory of 1914 for Yates, Schuyler, Tompkins, and Seneca Counties. Taken from American Agriculturist Farm Directory of 1914.


Name Wife's Name # of children under 21yrs. Occupation County/Township

Halsey, Edward son of Elmer farmer Seneca/Tyre
Halsey, Elmer Mary E. 1 ch farmer Seneca/Tyre
Halsey, Fannie retired dressmaker Schuyler/Hector
Halsey, Frank Lizzie farmer Seneca/Lodi
Halsey, George son of Elmer farmer Seneca/Tyre
Halsey, Harry Leah 3 ch carpenter Seneca/Lodi
Halsey, Jane H. wid Hugh Tompkins/Groton
Halsey, John son of Elmer cooper Seneca/Tyre


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