Place:Davenport, Delaware, New York, United States

Watchers


NameDavenport
TypeTown
Coordinates42.467°N 74.833°W
Located inDelaware, New York, United States
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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

Davenport is a town in Delaware County, New York, United States. The population was 2,965 at the 2010 census. The town is in the northeast part of the county.

History

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

The town was formed in 1817 from part of the towns of Kortright and Meredith. Davenport is named after an early settler, John Davenport, who also became the first town supervisor.

Research Tips

External Links

  • Outstanding guide to Davenport 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 Davenport, 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.