following is a combined index to every name that appears in
chapters and segments covering the Town of Hounsfield, Jefferson
County, New York, in the books listed below. In total, the
index contains more than 6,625 references
from nine books to over 5,550
people with more than 1,500 surnames.
women in the index are listed under both their maiden
and married names whenever possible.
name in this index underlined in orange
is linked to a portrait of that person, which can be found
on the Jefferson
County NY Pioneer Portraits Project website.
can use the page numbers in this index to order photocopies
of the actual pages of the book from your local library. If
your local library doesn't have the book, order copies from:
Flower Memorial Library,
229 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601.
free to print out this index for use in the course of your
personal research, however, please note
the copyright restrictions explained
at the end of this page.
Sources Included in the Index
Robert E. and Jeannie I. Images of America:
Sackets Harbor. Charleston, SC: Arcadia,
2000. 128pp, illus.
of Jefferson County, NY 1684-1890. Compiled
and published by Hamilton Child. Horton, William
H. (editor). Syracuse, NY: Syracuse
Journal Co., 1890. 887pp + 345pp, illus.
Business Directory segment
— Family Sketches segment
— Town History segment
Edgar C. Our County and Its People: A Descriptive
Work on Jefferson County, New York. Boston:
Boston History Co., 1898. 936pp + 318pp, illus.
pp. 629-660 online]
Samuel W. and Henry B. Peirce. History of
Jefferson County, New York, With Illustrations and
Biographical Sketches of Some of its Prominent Men
and Pioneers. Philadelphia: L.H. Everts
& Co., 1878. 593pp, illus.
Jonathan A. The Growth of a Century: As
Illustrated in the History of Jefferson County,
New York, From 1793 to 1894. Philadelphia:
Sherman & Co., 1894. 832pp, illus.
Franklin B. A History of Jefferson County
in the State of New York, From the Earliest Period
to the Present. Watertown: Sterling &
Riddell, 1854. Reprint. Boise: The Family Tree.
601pp, illus. [read
pp. 171-189 online]
Gordon G., Jr. From Saints to Red Legs:
Madison Barracks—The History of a Border Post.
Watertown, NY: A. W. Munk & Co. Press, ca. 1937.
Sackets Harbor and Madison Barracks. Foreward
by Maude P. Illingworth, Librarian. Watertown, NY:
Pettit & Munk, 1928. 16pp, illus.
Michael D. Harbor Walk: A Guide to the History
& Architecture of the Sackets Harbor Heritage
Area and the Town of Houndsfield, New York.
Sackets Harbor, NY: Sackets Harbor Historical Society,
2000. 38pp, illus.
2004, Mark A. Wentling.
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