Listing of Early Settlers


Town of Cherry Valley organized from town of Canajoharie, Mont. Co, 1791

The History of Otsego County, New York


D. Hamilton Hurd

Published by Everts & Fariss, Philadelphia

(Please note that this listing my be incomplete. 
The list was extracted from the text of the history listed above.)



LINDSLEY, John (1740)
CAMPBELL*, James (soon after 1740)
CLYDE*, Samuel born Windham, Rockingham Co., N. H. (1762) (see son
George's bio)
HOLT*, Elijah & brother Major Lester
HUDSON*, Ephraim
JOHNSON, Jesse (died 87 yr; buried old cem.)
SEELEY, Isaac (Esq) (died 54 yr; buried old cem)
COOK*, William (Englishman)
DAVISON*, Patrick
McKILLIP*, Archibald
THOMPSON, James (Rev. War soldier-died 1821 @ 60 yr)
CANNON*, James 
LOOMIS*, Libbens (Colonel Rev War)
WHITE*, Joseph (Dr.)
LITTLE*, David (Dr.)
WALTON, John (Major) (died 1812; buried old cem.)
PEESO*, William (Rev War)
PUTNAM*, Aaron (Rev) & wife Elizabeth of Pamfret, Conn.
FOSTER*, "Old Jackey" from Scotland or north Ireland

Biographies - (see biography index)
CLYDE, George Clinton born Cherry Valley
WHITE, Joseph, M. D. born Chatham, Conn
JUDD, Oliver born New Britain, Conn.
CAMPBELL, W. Wl(Hon.) born Cherry Valley
PHELON, Joseph born Suffield, Hartford Co., Conn.
* indicates add'l info on the county web page under Early Settlers