Family record, certificate, and photograph, 1822-1957

Magee family


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Certificate signed by Dewitt Clinton 4 Feb. 1822, possibly regarding John Magee's appointment as Steuben County sheriff; photocopy of Magee family record book listing births, marriages and deaths, 1759-1957; photograph of John Magee's private railroad car, "The John", with a note from George to Aunt Emma.
John Magee settled in Bath, N.Y. in 1816. He served as Steuben County sheriff, established a stage line in Bath, was instrumental in the development of the Erie Railway, was elected to Congress in 1826 and 1828, and was active in the Steuben County Bank.
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society Archives, Mss A72-28, Magee Family, Family Record, Certificate, and Photograph.
Photocopy Buffalo, N.Y. ; BECHS, 1972.

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