1,000 Pioneer Portraits!
The Pioneer Portraits Project, a website
under development since May 2001 showcasing old photos and
sketches of people who were either born in or who settled
in Jefferson County prior to 1865, recently added its 1,000th
Access the latest additions
to the Pioneer Portraits Project from the "County"
If you would like to donate
a picture, please send an email
to the coordinator.
Shafer and her team have built an invaluable site for researching
your ancestors in northern New York, including burial listings
(photo available for some) and directions to cemeteries, as
well as vital, military and census records. This site is updated
it out, and check it often!
sure to visit Fultonhistory.com
New York Library Network for millions of searchable historic
newspaper articles pertaining to Jefferson County and the
surrounding areas—all free!