GreenerPasture.com

Sign In



Add YOUR Family To This Page

History of Monroe, New York, USA

Journey back in time to Monroe, New York, USA

Visit Monroe, New York, USA. Discover its history. Learn about the people who lived there through stories, old newspaper articles, pictures, postcards and genealogy.

Follow us on Instagram     
Monroe, New York, USA

In 1917 Emil Frey, inventor of Liederkranz cheese, perfected the process for Velveeta cheese at a factory on Mill Pond Parkway in Monroe.

orangetourism.org

There is MUCH more to discover about Monroe, New York, USA. Read on!
Where is Monroe, New York, USA?

Not the place you are looking for? Try again!
Search for your ancestors by place

Search for Your Family by Place

To search for a place, specify place name below. Choose name from the list. Then SEARCH.
*Place Name:
  • 1854 - Monroe
    Monroe, a flourishing post-village of Orange co., New York, on the New York and Erie railroad. 59 miles from New York city. Settled in 1742. Pop.,...Read MORE...


  • News 1895 - NEW BUILDING BURNS.
    Monroe was again the scene of a disastrous fire, Sunday morning, the new building just erected by MR. GEORGE REED, having been totally destroyed. A...Read MORE...


  • 1895 - Monroe
    Monroe, a post-village of Orange co., N.Y., in Monroe township, on the Erie Railroad, 50 miles N.N.W. of New York City, and 10 miles S.E. of Goshen....Read MORE...


  • Monroe, New York, USA
    Idle Hour Boat Landing, Monroe, N.Y.
    Postcard
  • Monroe, New York, USA
    Bird's Eye View of Driving Park, Monroe, N.Y.
    Postcard
  • 1906
    Monroe, a post-village of Orange co., N.Y., in Monroe township (town), on the Erie R., 10 miles SE. of Goshen. Pop. in 1900, 796. The town comprises...Read MORE...


  • 1908 - Monroe
    The territory comprising the present town of Monroe is part of the Cheesecock Patent granted by Queen Anne, March 25, 1707. The Cheesecock tract was...Read MORE...


  • Monroe, New York, USA
    Cedar Cliff Inn, Monroe, N.Y.
    Postcard


Old Photos, Pictures, Advertisements and Postcards from Monroe, New York, USA


Monroe, New York, USA
Pinterest
Idle Hour Boat Landing, Monroe, N.Y.
Postcard

Monroe, New York, USA
Pinterest
Bird's Eye View of Driving Park, Monroe, N.Y.
Postcard

Monroe, New York, USA
Pinterest
Cedar Cliff Inn, Monroe, N.Y.
Postcard
Don't end up on this site as someone's ancestor!



The Starch Solution: Eat the Foods You Love, Regain Your Health, and Lose the Weight for Good!

History and News of Monroe, New York, USA

Add History/News
  • 1854 - Monroe
    Monroe, a flourishing post-village of Orange co., New York, on the New York and Erie railroad. 59 miles from New York city. Settled in 1742. Pop.,... Read MORE...

  • 1895 - Monroe
    Monroe, a post-village of Orange co., N.Y., in Monroe township, on the Erie Railroad, 50 miles N.N.W. of New York City, and 10 miles S.E. of Goshen.... Read MORE...

  • News  1895 - NEW BUILDING BURNS.
    Monroe was again the scene of a disastrous fire, Sunday morning, the new building just erected by MR. GEORGE REED, having been totally destroyed. A... Read MORE...

  • 1906
    Monroe, a post-village of Orange co., N.Y., in Monroe township (town), on the Erie R., 10 miles SE. of Goshen. Pop. in 1900, 796. The town comprises... Read MORE...

  • 1908 - Monroe
    The territory comprising the present town of Monroe is part of the Cheesecock Patent granted by Queen Anne, March 25, 1707. The Cheesecock tract was... Read MORE...

Monroe, New York, USA Genealogy

Ancestors Who Were Born in Monroe, New York, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were born in Monroe.

View Them Now (sorted by year of birth)


Ancestors Who Died in Monroe, New York, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who died in Monroe.

View Them Now (sorted by year of death)


Ancestors Who Were Married in Monroe, New York, USA

We currently have information about ancestors who were married in Monroe.

View Them Now


Updated: 11/30/2019 7:50:11 AM

Are you from Monroe? Do you have ancestors from there? Tell us YOUR story!

If you'd like to be contacted by others who have ancestors from Monroe, leave a message here!
The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.