Place:Sanford, Broome, New York, United States

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NameSanford
TypeTown
Coordinates42.1°N 75.483°W
Located inBroome, New York, United States
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Sanford is a town in Broome County, New York, United States. The population was 2,407 at the 2010 census.

The Town of Sanford is on the east border of the county and the south border of the state of New York. Sanford is east of Binghamton.

History

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Early ownership of the area was primarily divided into the Livingstone patent, the Fisher and Norton tract, and the Randolph patent. The region was first settled around 1787.

The Town of Sanford was formed in 1821 from the Town of Windsor.

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  • Outstanding guide to Sanford 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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