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Washington, Dutchess, New York, USA

"Washington, a post-village in Washington township, Dutchess co., N.Y., about 15 miles N.E. of Poughkeepsie, and 1 mile E. of the Dutchess & Columbia Railroad. It has 1 or 2 churches and about 25 dwellings. The town ship contains larger villages, named Millbrook and Lithgow, and 7 churches. Pop. of the township, 2670."

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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Birds Eye View of Bennett School and Grounds, Millbrook, N.Y.

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General View of "Daheim" Millbrook, N.Y.

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Millbrook Inn, Millbrook, N.Y., 1905

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Hare Methodist Church, Millbrook, N.Y.

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"Caradoc" Summer Home of Mrs. Roswell Miller, Sr., Millbrook, N.Y.

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Stone Bridge at "Daheim", Millbrook, N.Y.

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The Federated Church, Millbrook, N.Y.

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Grace Episcopal Church, Millbrook, N.Y.


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Halcyon Hall, Millbrook, N.Y.

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The Old Brick Meeting House, Millbrook, N.Y.

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"Thorndale" Millbrook, N.Y.

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Millbrook Memorial School, Millbrook, N.Y., 1919

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Hayes Memorial Library, Millbrook, N.Y.

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"Sandanona," Rose Garden, Millbrook, N.Y.

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Tennis House, Millbrook, N.Y.

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  • (Washington, NY) - The town was part of the Great Nine Partners Patent of 1697.
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  • 1788 - Washington, New York was formed in 1788 as one of the original towns of the re-organized county.
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  • 1793 - Washington, New York lost territory in 1793 to form the new Town of Stanford.
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  • The train station in the village of Millbrook was built in 1870 on the lands of Issac Merritt, who laid out the streets soon thereafter.
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  • 1877 - Washington
    POPULATION, 3,000. - SQUARE ACRES, 36,648.

    WASHINGTON was formed March 7, 1788. The origin of its name is obvious. It is mostly comprised within... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Washington, a post-village in Washington township (town), Dutchess Co., N.Y., about 15 miles NE. of Poughkeepsie. Pop. of the town (which contains... Read MORE...

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