Place:Northampton, Fulton, New York, United States

Watchers


NameNorthampton
TypeTown
Located inFulton, New York, United States
source: Family History Library Catalog


the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

Northampton is a town in Fulton County, New York, United States. The population was 2,670 at the 2010 census. The name comes from an original land patent. Northampton is in the northeast part of the county and is northeast of Gloversville.

The town of Gates in Monroe County, New York was once also called Northampton.

History

the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia

The town is derived from the Northampton Patent of 1741.[1]

The town was formed from part of the northern part of the Town of Broadalbin in 1799.

In 1930, the Sacandaga Reservoir was created, submerging some of what was once dry land and swamp area beneath the surface of the lake.

Research Tips

External Links

  • Outstanding guide to Northampton family history and genealogy resources (FamilySearch Research Wiki). Birth, marriage, and death records, town histories, cemeteries, churches, newspapers, libraries, and genealogical societies.


This page uses content from the English Wikipedia. The original content was at Northampton, Fulton County, New York. The list of authors can be seen in the page history. As with WeRelate, the content of Wikipedia is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.