Place:Denning, Ulster, New York, United States

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NameDenning
TypeTown
Coordinates41.95°N 74.483°W
Located inUlster, New York, United States
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Denning is a town in Ulster County, New York, USA. The population was 551 at the 2010 census. The town is named after an early landowner, William Denning. Denning is located in the western part of the county. The location of the town in the Catskill State Park accounts in part for its low population.

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Denning was established in 1849 from part of the Town of Shandaken. The region had been part of the Hardenburgh Patent granted to Johannes Hardenburgh in 1708. William H. Denning, for whom the settlement was named, bought a tract of land at a tax sale.

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