• Historical Marker Installed Commemorating Bristol Tavern

        Meredith Historical Society installed a New York State historical marker commemorating Bristol Tavern in West Meredith in June of 2018.  Amos Bristol and wife Jerusha Pratt ran a tavern here in the early 1800s for travelers on the Susquehanna Turnpike.This historic federal style building, which was built [...]

  • Bisbee Safe Acquired by Meredith Historical Society

    A large safe that was in Bisbee's General Store from 1928 until 1976 when Ruez Bisbee was the town clerk was moved to the new town hall in 1976 before Bisbee's store burned.  The safe reportedly weighs about 3,000 pounds and has "Town of Meredith" painted [...]

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New York Historical Marker for Meredith Square Cemetery

Meredith Historical Society has been awarded a grant by the Pomeroy Foundation to erect a New York State historical marker to commemorate Meredith Square Cemetery.   This historic cemetery, which dates to the early 1800s, contains [...]

Historical Marker Installed Commemorating Bristol Tavern

    Meredith Historical Society installed a New York State historical marker commemorating Bristol Tavern in West Meredith in June of 2018.  Amos Bristol and wife Jerusha Pratt ran a tavern here in the early 1800s [...]

Bisbee Safe Acquired by Meredith Historical Society

A large safe that was in Bisbee's General Store from 1928 until 1976 when Ruez Bisbee was the town clerk was moved to the new town hall in 1976 before Bisbee's store burned.  The safe reportedly [...]

Historical Marker Installed Commemorating Samuel A. Law.

In June 2017, Meredith Historical Society installed a New York State historical marker at Meredith Square commemorating Samuel A. Law's founding the town of Meredith in 1800.  The marker was installed at  the site [...]

Church Donated to MHS

The congregation of the Charlotte Valley Presbyterian Church has donated their church building in East Meredith to Meredith Historical Society. Thus, the society, which is very grateful for the gift, now has a spacious permanent home.

Recent Publication

Meredith: The Early Years, 1798-1845

July 24th, 2018|0 Comments

  by Frank M. Waterman This book is based on the collected papers of Samuel Andrew Law (1771-1845).  Law, a young lawyer and a graduate of Yale College, came to what is now Meredith in [...]

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