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Moravia, New York, USA

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Moravia, Cayuga, New York, USA

"Moravia, a post-village in Moravia township, Cayuga co., N.Y., on the Owasco Inlet, and on the Southern Central Railroad, 17 miles S. by E. of Auburn. It is in a fertile narrow valley, bordered by steep hills. It contains 3 or more churches, a union graded school, a national bank, 2 newspaper offices, 2 flouring-mills, and manufactures of ploughs, staves, spokes, sash, blinds, &c., Pop, about 1500. The township is contiguous to Owasco Lake. Pop. 2351."

Lippincott's Gazetteer of the World: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World Containing Notices of Over One Hundred and Twenty-five Thousand Places ...
Joseph Thomas
January 1, 1895
J.B. Lippincott

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1789 - Moravia was part of the Central New York Military Tract. The first settlers arrived around 1789.

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1790 - John Stoyell was the first settler in Moravia. He built the first house in 1790.

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1833 - The town of Moravia was formed in 1833 from the Town of Sempronius.

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1836 - Moravia
MORAVIA, taken from Sempronius, 20th March, 1833; distant W. from Albany 157, from Auburn S. E. 20, ...Read MORE...

1880 - The Powers Library was erected in 1880 in Moravia.

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1906
Moravia, a banking post-village in Moravia township (town), Cayuga co., on the Owosco Inlet and on...Read MORE...

1975 - Legends in the dust Fillmore and Judge Wood By SHEILA TUCKER
1812 home in Montville

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