The town of Western lies in the center of the county.  It was formed from the
town of Steuben on March 10, 1797 and then included the town of Lee.
The town held it's first meeting on April 4, 1797 in the home of Ezekial Sheldon.
 Some of the early settlers of the town include Asa Beckwith, David Hill Joanh
and Hezekiah Wells, David Utley, Levi and Otis White and William Floyd.

Current Historian:

Dr. Russell Marriott
9175 Main St.
Westernville, NY 13486
Phone 315-827-4123

1850 Town of Western Deaths

North Western Residents 1907