Child’s Gazetteer and Business Directory of Oneida County, N.Y., 1869, Cleveland Resident Extracts The following excerpt is taken from the 1869 Oneida Business Directory and includes entries for Cleveland, New York, found in the Vienna sub-section. Vienna, p.332 Audas, Peter (Cleveland, Oswego Co.) Lot 40, Monroe Tract, Boat Builder Audas, Peter (Cleveland, Oswego Co.) Lot 40, Township 10, Scriba Patent,Continue Reading

I was lucky enough to come across a Griesmyer family photo album that was filled with pictures and documents. The entire album has been digitized and added to our CHS Archival collection. The majority of the images focuses on Bertram Griesmyer Jr. and John Wickham Griesmyer. Although not dated, theContinue Reading

Baseball and Business I have a problem. I can’t walk by a document, photo album or piece of advertising that has some sort of historical significance to the Cleveland area and not pick it up. That was the case with this vintage Cleveland vs. Camden Baseball score card. So, weContinue Reading

The next installment of village census data has been compiled into our village tree project.  The latest source is the 1860 United States Federal Census for the Village of Cleveland.  Probably one of the largest challenges compiling this information to date has been the variation of surname spellings.  Many ofContinue Reading