HISTORY OF

SARATOGA COUNTY, NEW YORK.

by NATHANIEL BARTLETT SYLVESTER

1878

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CHAPTER XXVI (Continued).

STATISTICAL TABLES.

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No. 10. - CENSUS OF 1875 - STATISTICS OF FARMS.- Continued.

 

NEAT CATTLE ON FARMS, JUNE 1, 1875

 

 

DAIRY PRODUCTS.

 

Heifers.

 

 

MILCH COWS,

AVERAGE NUM-

BER KEPT.

 

Cows whose Milk

was sent to Factory.

 

 

 

SARATOGA COUNTY.

Two

Years

old.

Year-

lings.

Calves..

Bulls

of all

Ages.

Work-

ing

Oxen

And

Steers.

1874.

1875.

CATTLE

SLAUGH-

TERED

1874.

1875.

Butter

made in

Families,

1874.

Cheese

made in

Families,

1874.

Milk

sold in

Market,

1874.

 

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Pounds.

Pounds.

Gallons.

Ballston.

129

140

168

103

160

980

987

36

107

15

89,885

760

16,783

Charlton.

148

181

240

113

80

1,028

1,083

99

22

 

103,959

3,260

294

Clifton Park.

171

162

191

76

62

1,139

1,142

91

 

 

95,941

9,256

1,100

Corinth.

104

144

147

61

50

490

444

81

14

 

43,482

1,645

200

Day.

96

121

107

27

368

458

441

57

 

 

39,405

100

200

Edinburgh.

100

131

143

53

360

654

631

73

 

 

67,179

2,625

 

Galway.

122

148

210

118

64

1,029

1,070

86

 

 

108,662

1,105

495

Greenfield.

183

194

284

42

86

1,144

1,144

95

72

 

94,703

890

15,999

Hadley.

127

126

116

58

161

392

380

53

 

 

37,830

210

 

Half-Moon.

96

100

116

47

76

843

851

70

 

 

98,900

1,495

5,890

Malta.

132

128

178

82

49

725

714

66

 

 

66,036

5,393

13,004

Milton.

87

120

170

68

86

913

913

232

 

 

84,244

 

98,164

Moreau.

118

129

158

96

15

696

657

57

187

141

58,063

7,055

8,280

Northumberland.

101

134

169

122

89

838

826

98

44

26

89,220

390

6,855

Providence.

72

83

94

49

101

391

368

36

 

 

32,319

450

 

Saratoga.

133

151

179

84

115

924

916

130

 

 

97,363

300

1,175

Saratoga Springs.

46

78

79

36

16

472

583

35

 

 

16,261

300

74,126

Stillwater.

171

157

201

102

98

1,098

1,107

133

 

 

108,407

6,460

14,722

Waterford.

12

24

21

15

14

173

174

4

 

 

11,470

 

13,620

Wilton.

85

88

85

57

20

582

548

52

 

 

60,450

 

14,329

Total.

2237

2539

3056

1409

2070

14,969

14,979

1584

446

182

1,403,779

41,694

288,236

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No. 11. - CENSUS OF 1875 - STATISTICS OF FARMS.- Continued.

 

SHEEP.

SWINE.

 

Number Shorn.

Weight of Clip.

Lambs raised.

 

 

On Farms,

June 1, 1875.

 

 

SARATOGA COUNTY.

1874.

1875.

1874.

1875.

1874.

1875.

Slaugh-

tered,

1874.

Killed

by Dogs,

1874.

Pigs of

1875.

Pigs of

1874 and

older.

Slaugh-

tered,

on Farms,

1874.

Pork

Made on

Farms,

1874.

 

Number.

Number.

Pounds.

Pounds.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Number.

Pounds.

Ballston.

787

962

3,542

4,248

511

588

34

20

644

475

808

160,068

Charlton.

2,402

1,878

9,673

7,794

1,400

1,468

135

86

785

839

765

159,982

Clifton Park.

1,499

864

5,768

3,443

1,149

920

119

53

1208

1310

1,116

211,638

Corinth.

1,040

846

3,823

3,177

595

478

202

33

150

136

206

50,586

Day.

1,016

916

3,808

3,280

501

518

176

13

68

83

121

31,766

Edinburgh.

1,975

1,947

7,230

7,207

704

807

136

71

106

142

180

50,029

Galway.

1,987

614

8,037

2,689

1,177

1,223

125

30

549

974

735

157,309

Greenfield.

1,587

1,346

6,311

5,287

920

799

90

78

491

259

519

128,057

Hadley.

637

607

2,423

2,322

351

329

31

42

123

72

113

27,655

Half-Moon.

1,390

1,681

5,620

6,974

1,128

1,210

64

37

751

381

1,014

205,071

Malta.

762

753

3,201

3,211

562

503

24

8

479

777

577

123,835

Milton.

512

469

2,277

2,161

320

256

35

19

512

614

461

114,064

Moreau.

894

789

4,040

3,372

488

425

50

17

475

316

320

79,140

Northumberland.

2,104

699

9,307

3,183

236

1,161

100

23

464

288

580

141,404

Providence.

536

470

2,128

1,877

258

226

43

40

170

204

144

36,459

Saratoga.

2,908

2,971

14,244

14,698

1,807

1,891

96

15

877

721

807

177,984

Saratoga Springs.

189

224

850

958

160

174

36

20

441

236

337

87,860

Stillwater.

2,788

2,931

13,686

14,029

1,602

1,535

84

16

1032

1218

1,127

218,128

Waterford.

41

42

150

194

36

43

 

3

102

130

136

25,994

Wilton.

825

902

3,538

3,803

515

596

60

8

302

323

205

77,685

Total.

25,879

21,902

110,556

93,907

14,420

15,120

1640

632

9729

9386

10,383

2,265,524

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No. 12. - CENSUS OF 1875 - NUMBER AND VALUE OF DWELLINGS.

 

NUMBER OF DWELLINGS.

VALUE OF DWELLINGS.

NUMBER OF DWELLINGS VALUED AT.

SARATOGA COUNTY.

Total.

Frame.

Brick.

Stone.

Log.

Total.

Frame.

Brick.

Stone.

Log.

Less

Than

(L.T.)

$50

$50

and

L.T.

$100

$100

and

L.T.

$250

$100

and

L.T.

$250

$100

and

L.T.

$250

$100

and

L.T.

$250

$100

and

L.T.

$250

$100

and

L.T.

$250

Value

not

Specified.

Ballston.

418

401

15

2

 

664,130

573,780

85,350

5,000

 

1

 

21

135

127

101

18

6

9

Charlton.

330

317

12

1

 

304,475

282,725

21,500

250

 

3

6

40

129

102

46

1

 

3

Clifton Park.

560

534

26

 

 

482,440

439,940

42,500

 

 

1

6

103

213

152

69

3

 

13

Corinth.

355

346

 

 

9

213,826

213,076

 

 

750

 

8

81

197

57

11

1

 

 

Day.

225

195

 

 

30

92,010

90,515

 

 

1495

23

24

60

94

19

4

1

 

 

Edinburgh.

310

293

2

 

15

209,605

206,045

2,500

 

1060

3

15

65

145

61

17

1

 

3

Galway.

461

456

5

 

 

355,200

344,200

11,000

 

 

 

4

80

223

118

34

 

 

1

Greenfield.

592

569

10

4

9

435,670

325,585

20,850

89,050

185

13

10

126

343

85

11

4

 

 

Hadley.

188

181

 

 

7

131,430

131,070

 

 

360

6

3

28

116

19

12

3

 

1

Half-Moon.

647

602

36

9

 

888,220

760,270

114,100

13,850

 

 

5

55

242

189

127

28

 

1

Malta.

265

259

5

1

 

229,800

219,500

9,100

1,200

 

 

5

37

127

64

31

1

 

 

Milton.

1,081

1,024

50

7

 

1,786,830

1,581,830

183,500

21,500

 

 

5

43

424

345

204

38

18

 

Moreau.

492

466

25

1

 

470,375

405,775

63,600

1,000

 

1

8

30

206

144

57

3

1

42

Northumberland.

341

333

7

 

1

344,920

326,870

17,900

 

150

3

5

32

167

87

41

6

 

 

Providence.

257

253

1

 

3

80,470

79,920

400

 

150

2

34

97

113

11

 

 

 

 

Saratoga.

816

760

55

 

1

1,271,300

1,053,150

218,100

 

50

 

5

40

310

225

191

22

12

2

Saratoga Springs.

2,080

1,687

385

8

 

11,161,430

4,979,380

6,122,250

59,800

 

1

1

20

296

588

599

277

218

80

Stillwater.

653

611

41

1

 

788,425

716,725

66,700

5,000

 

4

7

69

221

199

141

9

1

2

Waterford.

742

679

63

 

 

769,420

416,320

353,100

 

 

1

2

13

155

229

228

62

26

26

Wilton.

292

278

12

1

1

243,900

212,800

29,500

1,500

100

 

 

49

125

98

19

1

 

 

Total.

11,105

10,244

750

35

76

20,923,876

13,359,476

7,361,950

198,150

4300

62

153

1098

3981

2919

1944

479

282

187

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No. 13. - CENSUS OF 1875 - STATEMENT SHOWING THE PUBLIC DEBT EXISTING June 1, 1875.

 

 

 

PURPOSES FOR WHICH CREATED.

SARATOGA COUNTY.

ASSESSED

VALUATION.

INDEBTEDNESS

Aid of

Railroads.

War and

Bounties

Bridges,

Sewers,

Docks,

Highways,

and Water-

Supply.

Court-

Houses,

Jails, Public

Offices, and

Town-Halls

Other Pur-

poses and

indefinitely

returned.

County proper.

 

$28,000

 

$28,000

 

 

 

Clifton Park.

$714,329

1,200

 

1,200

 

 

 

Edinburgh.

108,611

1,800

 

1,800

 

 

 

Galway.

413,677

1,900

 

1,900

 

 

 

Moreau.

327,982

500

 

 

$500

 

 

Saratoga.

1,104,670

100,000

100,000

 

 

 

 

Saratoga Springs.

2,552,240

190,525

 

44,825

30,700

$115,000

 

Stillwater.

776,035

6,000

 

6,000

 

 

 

Waterford.

1,069,348

40,000

 

 

 

40,000

 

Ballston Spa (Village).

 

91,600

 

 

91,600

 

 

Saratoga Springs (Village).

 

324,200

 

 

314,200

 

$10,000

Total debt.

 

$785,725

 

 

 

 

 

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No. 14. - STATISTICS OF SCHOOLS FOR THE YEAR ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 1877. - FIRST COMMISSIONER DISTRICT.

 

NUMBER OF CHILDREN

ATTENDING SCHOOL

DURING THE YEAR.

DISTRICT

LIBRARIES.

SCHOOL-HOUSES.

 

SARATOGA COUNTY.

FIRST DISTRICT.

Number

of

Districts.

Number

of Joint

Districts.

Number

of

Children

Between

the ages

Of 5 and

21

Number

of

Private

Schools.

Number

of

Pupils

In

Private

Schools.

Residing

In the

District.

Residing

in Other

Districts.

Total.

Number

of

Volumes.

Value

of the

Libraries.

Wood.

Brick.

Stone.

Total.

Value

of

School-

House

Sites.

Value

of

Sites

And

Buildings.

Assessment

Of

Property

in the

District.

Ballston.

11

 

569

1

 

370

3

373

391

$93

9

2

 

11

$750

$4,375

$706,793

Charlton.

9

 

446

 

 

333

3

336

390

145

8

1

 

9

545

5,300

373,180

Clifton Park.

15

 

812

1

10

582

19

601

670

68

9

6

 

15

1,390

6,990

673,540

Galway.

14

3

648

1

9

523

5

528

586

60

14

 

 

14

760

6,555

408,465

Half-Moon.

12

 

932

1

14

688

17

705

375

136

7

5

 

12

1,675

6,675

528,796

Malta.

8

 

451

 

 

327

14

341

338

123

5

3

 

8

510

3,550

460,078

Milton.

13

 

1762

1

20

1245

28

1273

791

322

10

1

2

13

6,520

27,765

621,175

Providence.

10

1

320

 

 

237

7

214

637

145

9

 

 

9

110

1,876

56,830

Stillwater.

13

 

1123

 

 

822

6

828

859

278

9

4

1

14

2,175

10,050

741,800

Waterford.

2

 

1431

2

18

774

14

788

1502

1472

 

4

 

4

3,100

19,100

919,549

Total.

106

4

8494

7

71

5901

116

6017

6539

$2842

80

26

3

109

$17,535

$92,236

$8,490,206

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No. 15. - STATISTICS OF SCHOOLS FOR THE YEAR ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 1877. - SECOND COMMISSIONER DISTRICT.

 

NUMBER OF CHILDREN

ATTENDING SCHOOL

DURING THE YEAR.

DISTRICT

LIBRARIES.

SCHOOL-HOUSES.

 

SARATOGA COUNTY.

SECOND DISTRICT.

Number

of

Districts.

Number

of Joint

Districts.

Number

of

Children

Between

the ages

Of 5 and

21

Number

of

Private

Schools.

Number

of

Pupils

In

Private

Schools.

Residing

In the

District.

Residing

in Other

Districts.

Total.

Number

of

Volumes.

Value

of the

Libraries.

Wood.

Brick.

Stone.

Total.

Value

of

School-

House

Sites.

Value

of

Sites

And

Buildings.

Assessment

Of

Property

in the

District.

Corinth.

12

 

634

1

31

420

11

431

380

$75

12

 

 

12

$800

$4,450

$211,274

Day.

11

 

519

 

 

370

15

385

225

80

11

 

 

11

360

3,105

78,054

Edinburgh.

12

1

506

4

50

376

7

383

273

106

12

 

 

12

291

3,440

100,333

Greenfield.

22

 

934

 

 

713

9

722

864

201

22

 

 

22

870

7,230

490,967

Hadley.

6

1

274

 

 

239

 

239

117

25

6

 

 

6

412

2,350

70,450

Moreau.

12

 

816

 

 

631

13

644

652

178

10

2

 

12

730

6,250

295,008

Northumberland.

12

 

494

 

 

414

27

441

677

158

12

 

 

12

920

3,450

506,885

Saratoga

12

 

1472

1

7

1199

50

1249

381

289

7

4

1

12

2,375

26,750

1,080,151

Saratoga Springs.

7

 

3083

6

202

2046

14

2060

1510

1639

5

8

1

14

33,975

36,300

2,645,534

Wilton.

10

 

390

 

 

329

10

339

210

50

10

 

 

10

410

2,900

302,314

Total.

159

2

9122

12

290

6737

156

6893

5289

$2801

107

14

2

123

$41,143

$96,185

$5,780,970

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No. 16. - CENSUS OF 1875 - WHERE BORN, IN CERTAIN SELECTED COUNTIES, STATES, AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

 

 

BORN IN THE UNITED STATES.

 

 

 

BORN IN THE STATE.

BORN IN

INHABITANTS

OF

SARATOGA COUNTY.

General

Total.

Total.

Total.

Saratoga.

Counties

Adjoining.

Other

Counties.

Maine.

New

Hampshire.

Vermont.

Massachusetts.

Rhode

Island.

Ballston.

1,932

1,633

1,541

1,105

247

99

 

1

14

20

10

Charlton.

1,586

1,411

1,360

992

280

88

2

2

7

3

1

Clifton Park.

2,495

2,230

2,158

1,544

462

152

 

3

14

9

 

Corinth.

1,659

1,531

1,444

1,135

211

98

 

5

34

14

3

Day.

1,199

1,143

1,085

921

136

28

2

5

26

9

 

Edinburgh.

1,481

1,448

1,354

1,036

239

79

1

3

34

24

6

Galway.

1,941

1,600

1,588

1,168

289

131

 

2

16

16

2

Greenfield.

2,690

2,458

2,290

1,784

240

266

2

7

52

31

13

Hadley.

1,063

949

884

628

196

60

 

11

36

12

 

Half-Moon.

3,176

2,750

2,624

1,894

546

184

4

4

34

28

 

Malta.

1,214

1,075

1,040

880

98

62

 

2

11

7

 

Milton.

5,349

4,399

3,987

2,996

615

376

11

9

107

123

4

Moreau.

2,315

1,993

1,877

1,212

634

122

 

8

45

26

2

Northumberland.

1,622

1,481

1,415

1,090

254

72

 

3

27

9

1

Providence.

1,132

1,063

1,011

808

161

42

1

3

14

14

3

Saratoga.

4,500

3,601

3,373

2,402

793

178

3

12

60

60

24

Saratoga Springs.

10,736

8,604

7,437

5,074

1412

951

21

76

382

107

16

Stillwater.

3,434

2,895

2,771

1,076

576

219

2

10

38

25

2

Waterford.

4,386

3,197

2,945

1,781

883

281

38

10

53

38

8

Wilton.

1,218

1,155

1,104

775

251

78

 

1

23

10

6

Total.

55,137

46,676

43,289

31,200

8523

3566

87

177

1027

675

101

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No. 16 (Continued). - CENSUS OF 1875 - WHERE BORN, IN CERTAIN SELECTED COUNTIES, STATES, AND FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

 

BORN IN THE UNITED STATES.

BORN IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

 

BORN IN

 

BORN IN

INHABITANTS

OF

SARATOGA COUNTY.

Connecticut.

New

Jersey.

Pennsylvania.

Other

States.

Total.

Canada.

England.

The

German

Empire.

Ireland.

Scotland.

Other

Countries.

Ballston.

10

5

2

21

299

4

50

16

215

9

5

Charlton.

5

5

5

21

175

1

27

63

69

12

3

Clifton Park.

6

8

4

28

265

15

66

56

115

5

8

Corinth.

11

4

3

13

128

44

14

15

49

3

3

Day.

9

6

 

1

56

21

1

 

34

 

 

Edinburgh.

8

4

2

12

33

14

7

2

3

2

5

Galway.

16

4

4

12

281

17

56

86

81

19

22

Greenfield.

13

9

7

34

232

14

37

37

131

3

10

Hadley.

1

2

 

3

114

3

9

1

95

4

2

Half-Moon.

5

10

8

33

426

25

60

25

300

9

7

Malta.

7

 

 

8

139

9

31

1

95

2

1

Milton.

55

23

24

56

950

152

178

86

486

34

14

Moreau.

8

2

9

16

322

78

21

3

207

9

4

Northumberland.

4

2

3

16

141

25

18

13

74

4

7

Providence.

8

1

3

5

69

26

10

 

32

 

1

Saratoga.

9

16

4

40

908

74

71

10

721

28

4

Saratoga Springs.

122

49

48

256

2132

182

220

183

1441

49

57

Stillwater.

12

10

6

19

539

33

62

16

412

10

6

Waterford.

28

12

11

54

1189

279

191

40

608

48

23

Wilton.

5

1

 

5

63

4

20

10

28

 

1

Total.

351

173

143

653

8461

1020

1149

663

5196

250

183

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No. 17. - CENSUS OF 1875 - CIVIL OR CONJUGAL CONDITION OF THE PEOPLE.

 

Single.

Married.

Widowed.

 

Native.

Foreign Born.

Native.

Foreign Born.

Native.

Foreign Born.

SARATOGA COUNTY.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Ballston.

493

475

35

39

284

297

68

89

17

67

14

24

Charlton.

487

385

15

26

228

236

62

56

21

53

7

9

Clifton Park.

660

580

41

22

427

440

97

82

34

86

10

12

Corinth.

434

391

32

10

318

328

43

31

20

39

7

5

Day.

371

276

20

 

224

229

15

13

21

21

4

1

Edinburgh.

397

357

10

5

309

324

11

4

18

43

2

1

Galway.

470

495

31

20

291

297

102

92

36

71

10

17

Greenfield.

703

678

21

8

476

473

87

88

36

91

5

23

Hadley.

347

270

21

7

156

161

45

34

8

7

1

6

Half-Moon.

840

779

40

39

485

510

160

137

44

91

20

28

Malta.

312

285

16

7

208

209

56

51

17

41

3

6

Milton.

1,330

1,317

129

115

731

739

312

299

71

203

28

67

Moreau.

681

580

51

25

319

325

116

108

26

61

6

16

Northumberland.

417

405

14

16

289

297

52

50

28

44

3

6

Providence.

301

261

14

2

222

225

28

20

22

31

4

1

Saratoga.

1,111

1,153

134

188

584

596

255

256

42

114

16

59

Saratoga Springs.

2,505

2,602

346

346

1436

1507

633

593

109

428

46

165

Stillwater.

934

888

65

65

471

490

180

170

27

84

17

32

Waterford.

1,059

1,029

173

184

458

477

378

357

39

134

27

69

Wilton.

329

283

6

6

242

242

25

22

20

38

 

1

Total.

14,181

13,489

1218

1139

8158

5402

2767

2552

656

1747

230

548

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No. 17 (Continued). - CENSUS OF 1875 - CIVIL OR CONJUGAL CONDITION OF THE PEOPLE.

 

Divorced/

Married, whose husbands

or wives do not appear in

The returns in the same

families with themselves.

How Intermarried.

 

Native.

Foreign Born.

Native.

Foreign.

Native

Husband.

Foreign

Husband.

SARATOGA COUNTY.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

Male.

Female.

To

Native

Wife.

To

Foreign

Wife.

To

Native

Wife.

To

Foreign

Wife.

Ballston.

 

 

 

 

2

5

 

1

275

7

17

81

Charlton.

1

 

 

 

 

3

1

 

222

6

11

50

Clifton Park.

2

1

 

1

7

5

 

 

410

10

25

72

Corinth.

 

1

 

 

9

8

1

 

303

6

17

25

Day.

1

 

 

 

3

3

1

1

220

1

6

11

Edinburgh.

 

 

 

 

5

13

 

 

302

2

9

2

Galway.

 

 

 

 

7

4

2

1

269

15

24

76

Greenfield.

 

1

 

 

14

13

2

1

441

21

19

66

Hadley.

 

 

 

 

6

1

1

 

146

4

14

30

Half-Moon.

1

 

2

 

16

17

3

4

456

13

37

120

Malta.

3

 

 

 

7

3

1

1

195

6

11

44

Milton.

2

6

 

 

25

20

6

6

659

47

60

246

Moreau.

 

1

 

 

5

4

1

 

297

17

24

91

Northumberland.

 

1

 

 

7

13

1

1

272

10

12

39

Providence.

 

1

 

 

10

7

3

1

209

3

9

16

Saratoga.

1

 

 

 

11

19

5

10

542

31

35

215

Saratoga Springs.

6

11

1

2

39

59

4

15

1323

74

125

504

Stillwater.

 

1

 

 

12

11

4

5

438

21

41

144

Waterford.

1

 

 

1

21

24

10

5

389

48

64

304

Wilton.

 

1

 

 

8

5

 

 

227

7

10

15

Total.

18

25

3

4

214

237

46

52

7595

349

570

2151

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