Schuyler County Poorhouse
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YATES REPORT      1824 LAW      1857 REPORT EXPLANATION
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YATES REPORT:

Note: Schuyler County was established in 1854 from "parent counties" ... TOMPKINS, STEUBEN, and CHEMUNG. For information regarding earlier poorhouse conditions in the area see information on those county pages.
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1824 LAW (required establishment of poorhouse vs. exempted): SEE ABOVE
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1857 INVESTIGATION: 
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PERSONAL NOTES FROM READERS:

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LOCAL NOTES:

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RECORDS:

Note: No "Inmate Registration Certificates"  were microfilmed for Schuyler County; we suspect that the county never established a poorhouse.  PHL

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CEMETERY:

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We are hoping to build this base of information about the poorhouse in SCHUYLER county through the helpful participation of readers. All are requested to submit items of interest by sending  e-mail to The Poorhouse Lady.

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