Place:Pine Plains, Dutchess, New York, United States

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NamePine Plains
Alt namesLittle Nine Partnerssource: Family History Library Catalog
TypeTown
Coordinates41.967°N 73.65°W
Located inDutchess, New York, United States
Contained Places
Cemetery
Evergreen Cemetery
Hamlet
Pulvers Corners
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Pine Plains is a town in Dutchess County, New York, USA. The population was 2,473 at the 2010 census. The name is derived from the geographic character of the region.

The Hamlet of Pine Plains is on the north border of the county.

History

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The town was part of the Little Nine Partners Patent of 1706. The town was first settled around 1740 by Moravian missionaries to the native Mahican village of Shekomeko. The Town of Pine Plains was formed from the Town of North East in 1823.

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External Links

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


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