Brutus is a town in Cayuga County, New York, USA. The name was assigned by a clerk interested in the classics.
The Town of Brutus is located in the east part of the county and is west of Syracuse.
Communities and locations in Brutus: Centerport, North Weedsport, and Weedsport.
Weedsport is a village in Cayuga County, New York, USA. The name is from Elihu and Edward Weed, merchants who helped found the village.
The Village of Weedsport is in northern part of the Town of Brutus. Weedsport was a port on the Erie Canal, west of Syracuse, New York.
Weedsport was within the Central New York Military Tract. The village was originally named "Weed's Basin" because the town had a basin (boat turnaround) during the Erie Canal era. The name was then changed to Weedsport.
St Joseph Herald Saint Joseph, Michigan April 16, 1887 Added: 6/19/2014 4:42:17 PM - 1 Updated: 6/19/2014 4:43:21 PM - 1
1912 - OUT INTO THE NIGHT - Family Driven From Burning Home in Nightclothes. Weedsport, Feb. 2. - The family of G. Wordoski, a Pole., who had recently moved into this vicinity from Syracuse, was driven out in their night clothes last night when fire destroyed their home near this village. The mother, who was in bed ill, is in a critical condition from fright.
1916 Brutus, a township (town) of Cayuga co., N.Y., containing the village of Weedsport. Pop. in 1900, 2582. Lippincott's New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1
Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916
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Ancestors Who Died Here
Emma L Ball
(26 May 1876, , New York, USA - 1930, Brutus, New York, USA )
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