Leonardsville, Madison County, New York

Updated: Feb 4, 2019

Leonardsville is a hamlet in the Town of Brookfield, Madison County, New York.

The book "Our country and its people; a descriptive and biographical record of Madison County, New York", gives the following account:

"The first merchant in Leonardsville and in this town was Reuben Leonard, from which family the village took its name; be began trading in 1801 and long conducted a large business for the time. he also kept a tavern in early years, managed a distillery, a tannery, and a large ashery; he was also the first postmaster. He failed about 1820."

#Leonard #NewYork #leonard #madisoncounty #resources #history


Related Posts

See All
If you enjoyed this article, please consider supporting my work.

Sign up or log in to save this page to your Site Favorites.


MyGenealogyAddiction.com may earn an Affiliate Commission for purchases made through recommended links or ads on this page. © 2019 MyGenealogyAddiction.com Privacy Policy.

Help keep MyGenealogyAddiction.com up and running for years to come by making a small contribution! Your support is appreciated!