“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Cairo, New York

Clickable Map of Greene County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Greene County, NY (117) Albany County, NY (346) Columbia County, NY (230) Delaware County, NY (81) Rensselaer County, NY (155) Schoharie County, NY (133) Ulster County, NY (263)  GreeneCounty(117) Greene County (117)  AlbanyCounty(346) Albany County (346)  ColumbiaCounty(230) Columbia County (230)  DelawareCounty(81) Delaware County (81)  RensselaerCounty(155) Rensselaer County (155)  SchoharieCounty(133) Schoharie County (133)  UlsterCounty(263) Ulster County (263)
Catskill is the county seat for Greene County
Cairo is in Greene County
      Greene County (117)  
      Albany County (346)  
      Columbia County (230)  
      Delaware County (81)  
      Rensselaer County (155)  
      Schoharie County (133)  
      Ulster County (263)  
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1New York (Greene County), Cairo — 1808 Sayre Home
Daniel Sayre purchased 100 acres along Shingle Kill 1794. Shoemaker, justice 1800-1819, 1st town supervisor 1803, elected State Assembly 1804Map (db m130541) HM
2New York (Greene County), Cairo — Bell Factory
of William Barton, earliest American maker of sleigh bells stood on this stream 1828Map (db m131394) HM
3New York (Greene County), Cairo — 456 — Cairo Fairgrounds
Site of Greene County Agricultural Society Fair 1870-1936. Horse racing until 1961. Speedway held stock car races for 6 weeks in 1974.Map (db m131415) HM
4New York (Greene County), Cairo — 233 — County Farm
Erected 1883 to shelter Greene County's sick and destitute. Farm worked by residents. Closed 1962. Converted to County Office Bldg in 1963.Map (db m133071) HM
5New York (Greene County), Cairo — Depot
Western terminus of Catskill Mt. Railway established here in 1885Map (db m181001) HM
6New York (Greene County), Cairo — Mowers House
Stage coach stop & inn. Built in 1689Map (db m131396) HM
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7New York (Greene County), Cairo — The CatskillsHistoric New York
The majestic Catskill Mountains hover over the west bank of the Hudson River as it winds its way south. These gentle peaks with their deep ravines, irregular ridges and rocky slopes long remained wild and desolate. Although small settlements began . . . Map (db m130588) HM
8New York (Greene County), Cairo — 348 — Town of Cairo
Created March 26, 1803 from Towns of Catskill, Coxsackie and Freehold. Originally named Canton. Became Cairo April 6,1808Map (db m129485) HM
9New York (Greene County), Cairo — World War1917-1919
. . . Map (db m130539) WM
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Oct. 5, 2022