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Bicentennial Biographies No. 196 – 200

A collection of bicentennial biographies from Chautauqua County, N.Y. featuring Horace Greeley (Clymer), George W. Patterson (Westfield), Richard T. Ely (Ripley), Aaron Hall (Charlotte, Westfield and Jamestown) and Obed Edson (Sinclairville). Originally broadcast on local radio stations Oct. 10 – … Continue reading

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Obed Edson – Bicentennial Biography No. 200

Obed Edson was born February 18, 1832 in Sinclairville. His father was the Hon. John M. Edson – a native of Madison county who came with the family of Samuel Sinclair to settle Sinclairville in 1810. Edson obtained a good … Continue reading

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Aaron Hall – Bicentennial Biography No. 199

Aaron Hall was born in Otsego County on March 9, 1830 to Jacob and Eliza Woodburn Hall. In June of that year, his family came to Chautauqua County to live in a log cabin in the Town of Charlotte built … Continue reading

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Bicentennial Biographies No. 131 to 135

A collection of bicentennial biographies from Chautauqua County, N.Y. featuring Alfreda Locke (Dunkirk, Chautauqua), Forrest Crissey (Stockton), Charles L. Webster (Charlotte, Fredonia) , Howard Ehmke (Silver Creek), John Owen (Carroll). Originally broadcast on local radio stations July 11 – July 15, 2011. Continue reading

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Major Samuel Sinclear – Bicentennial Biography No. 18

Bicentennial Biographies is a not-for-profit radio project designed to raise awareness and increase interest in local history. It is brought to you as a public service by the Chautauqua County Historical Society throughout 2011 to celebrate the county’s 200th birthday. … Continue reading

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