Place:Smithfield, Madison, New York, United States

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NameSmithfield
TypeTown
Located inMadison, New York, United States


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Smithfield is a town in Madison County, New York, USA. The town is named after Peter Smith, an original land owner. As of the 2010 Census, the population was 1,288.

The Town of Smithfield is located in the center of the county.

History

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The region was first settled around 1797. The town was organized in 1807 from land taken from the Town of Cazenovia. Many residents were supporters of the abolitionist Movement.

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  • Outstanding guide to Smithfield 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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