Review of 2013 Additions on Monroe Co. GenWeb; part 1

Over the next few days I will looking at things that I added to the GenWeb of Monroe Co. Website. In my last blog post I mentioned that I finished scanning and posting records from the 1869-70 business directory of Monroe County. I did the Town of Wheatland in 2002, a couple more Towns in …

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Henrietta Tax Rolls

While looking around in the Rochester Public Library website, I found some new scanned documents. They are tax assessment rolls for the Town of Henrietta. They cover the time period from 1819 to 1907 but there aren’t any for the 1830s or 1840s. They list the number of acres of property that a person has. …

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New Cemeteries

I just got through updating the Cemetery Page on the Monroe County GenWeb website. While I was updating that page, I discovered that there were two new cemeteries here in Monroe County that started in 2010. The first is Ascension Gardens. It is at 1900 Pinnacle Road in Henrietta. The first burial was sometime in …

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mcnygenealogy.com ranking

I have run GenWeb of Monroe County since 1996. I consider it a service and have never been much concerned if it is popular or not. Over the last couple of weeks Randy Seaver of Genea-Musings has been posting some rankings on the major genealogy sites. He has been using the statistics from Quantcast who …

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