Additions and Corrections: Westchester County

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(page 716) Town of Eastchester: add North End and Underhill's Crossing (now Bronxville); 1666 Royal Patent (recorded 1667); 1708, Long Reach Patent granted to William Peartree and others more than 3,000 acres of land which comprises much of modern Eastchester.

(page 718) Town of Lewisboro:  The Colony, not Colony; Dibbles Corners, not Dibbles Long Cabin Corners; Lake Kitchawan, not Kitchawan; Lewisboro Hamlet; add Twin Lakes.

(page 726) Note on Early Censuses: See Miller for 1710 Bedford and Horne for 1771 New Rochelle.

(page 733) Town of Westchester. Records of the Town of Westchester, New York,1665–1827. N.p., 1900. FHL microfilm. The Municipal Archives of New York City (MUNI) holds city, town, and village records, ca. 1663–1898, for places in the Bronx that were annexed from Westchester County, including Eastchester, Kingsbridge, Morrisiania, South Mount Vernon, Wakefield, Westchester, and Williamsbridge.