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Seth Cole – Bicentennial Biography No. 24

Seth Cole was born in Chesterfield, Mass. in the 1756. He served in the Revolutionary War and married Celia Sampson in Chesterfield in the early 1790s. Cole came to the area with his family in 1805 from Paris, N.Y. and settled at the mouth of Canadaway Creek… Continue reading

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Dr. Squire White – Bicentennial Biography No. 16

Dr. Squire White was born at Guilford, Vermont on November 20, 1785. He studied medicine in the office of his brother, Dr. Asa White, in Sherburne, New York, and in the office of Dr. Joseph White, of Cherry Valley – at that time one of the most celebrated physicians and surgeons in New York State. When he arrived in Canadaway… Continue reading

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