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The wonderful article above tells the story of the almshouses --
Jones Institute, the Hempstead Town poor farm, and the Suffolk County Farm in
Yaphank -- (in the counties of Queens and Nassau and Suffolk)
Poorhouse INMATE REGISTRATION CERTIFICATES Microfilm Series A1978 Roll
Number(s) 85-86 more information
We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in NASSAU county through the helpful participation of readers. All are requested to submit items of interest by sending
e-mail to The Poorhouse Lady.