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Canaan, New York, USA

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Where is Canaan, New York, USA? 

Canaan is a town in Columbia County, New York, United States.

The first settlers arrived around 1759. The town was founded in 1772 as "Kings District." The name was changed to "Canaan" in 1788. One of the oldest sections of Canaan is Frisbie Street, settled in 1770 by Gideon Frisbie, who emigrated from Canaan, Connecticut. Frisbie Street fronts what was once the Albany-Boston stagecoach route.Wikipedia



Canaan, New York, USA

Lake Queechy looking North from the Point, Canaan-Four-Corners, N.Y.

Canaan, New York, USA

Lake Queechy, Canaan, N.Y., from the North-East

Canaan, New York, USA

Residence. Lake Queechy, N.Y.

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1859
CANAAN, a township of Columbia co., in the state of New York, 20 m. NE of Hudson, watered by...Read MORE...

1900 - Canaan
This is one of the eastern border towns of the county, and is the second from the northern...Read MORE...

1916
Canaan, a post-township (town ) of Columbia co., N. Y., about 20 miles NE. of Hudson, is...Read MORE...


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