Malone is a town in Franklin County, New York, United States.
The Town of Malone contains a village also named Malone, which is the county seat. The town is an interior town, centrally located in the county.
The town was formed from part of the Town of Chateaugay in 1805. The town was originally named Harison, after Richard Harison who had purchased the land and founded the town. The name was changed in 1808 to Ezraville, after Ezra L'Hommedieu; and in 1812 to Malone.
During the War of 1812 the village was sacked by British troops making incursions from what would become Canada. wikipedia
Malone (NY), Town of A township or rural municipality in Franklin County, northern New York State, in the area surrounding the Village of Malone. Malone (NY), Village of The major town in Franklin County, northern New York State, located 10mi (16km) south of Trout River Lines. (44.850N/ 74.290W)www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ ~qcchatea/ placenames/
1870 - A Malone, N. Y., dispatch of the 29th says the Fenian movement there had collapsed. General Gleason, Dr. Donnelly, Colonel Cullen, and Captain Mannox, of the Fenian army, had been arrested by United States Marshal Quimby. About fifteen hundred Fenians were scattered all over the city and in camp, awaiting transportation. St Joseph Herald Saint Joseph, Michigan June 4, 1870 Added: 4/27/2014 1:34:04 PM - 1 Updated: 6/20/2014 11:00:21 AM - 1
1887 - Ex-Vice President Wm. A. Wheeler died at his home in Malone, N. Y., on June 4. His age was 68 years.
St Joseph Herald Saint Joseph, Michigan June 11, 1887 Added: 4/27/2014 1:35:08 PM - 1 Updated: 6/18/2014 11:20:38 AM - 1
1888 - At Malone, N. Y., the Empire block, including a hotel, opera-house and seven fine stores was burned on the 29th. Loss, $200,000. Isaac Chesley, a prominent merchant, was killed by and explosion in the hotel. St Joseph Herald Saint Joseph, Michigan February 4, 1888 Added: 4/27/2014 1:36:48 PM - 1 Updated: 6/20/2014 11:00:46 AM - 1
1901 The Adirondack Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, was organized at Malone, N. Y.
Three centuries in Champlain valley.. Plattsburgh, N. Y. : Saranac chapter, D. A. R., 1909 Added: 3/3/2015 9:59:20 PM - 1 Updated: -
1906 Malone, a banking post-village, capital of Franklin co., N.Y., in Malone township (town), on the Salmon River and on the New York Central and Hudson River and other railroads, 57 miles W. of Rouse Point. The river here flows in a deep and narrow valley and affords extensive water- power. Malone is...Read MORE...
1913 - NINE DIE IN HOTEL BLAZE. MANY GUESTS ARE CAUGHT IN BED WHEN FLAMES DESTROY MALONE, N. Y. HOSTELRY. Malone, N. Y., April 18. - Nine persons were killed and fifteen more were injured as the result of fire which almost destroyed the Hotel De Wilson.
The identified dead: JOHN MOSS, Albany. GEO. TIMMONS, Piercefield, N. Y. ANTONIO NICOLINI, New York city. PHILLIP CONNORS, Malone, N. Y. ALBERT ...Read MORE...
1918 - Malone MALONE was formed from Chateaugay, March 2d, 1805, as “Harrison,” from Richard Harrison, proprietor. April 8th, 1808, changed to “Ezraville, from Ezra L’Hommedieu, of Suffolk Co., and again changed to Malone, June 10, 1812. It embraces Nos. 6 and 9 of Great Tract No. 1. It is an. interior town,...Read MORE...
Ancestors Who Were Born Here
Lafayette D Gates
(16 February 1866, Malone, New York, USA - 23 June 1928, Georgia, Vermont, USA)
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