Wyoming County, New York

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Wyoming County is a county in the U.S. state of New York in the state's western area.wikipedia
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Warsaw (village), New York

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The county seat is Warsaw.
Warsaw is a village in Wyoming County, New York.

Western New York

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As with the rest of Western New York, Wyoming County was part of disputed territory throughout the 17th and 18th centuries, claimed by the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Connecticut Colony, Pennsylvania Colony, New York Colony, and New France.
Western New York consists of 17 western counties in New York State: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates, with a land area of 11764 sqmi.

Genesee County, New York

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Wyoming County was formed from Genesee County in 1841.
On March 19, 1841, Genesee’s area was again reduced, this time to the 500 sqmi it remains to this day due to the partitioning to create Wyoming County.

Montgomery County, New York

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In 1784, following the peace treaty that ended the American Revolutionary War, the name of Tryon County was changed to Montgomery County in order to honor the general, Richard Montgomery, who had captured several places in Canada and died attempting to capture the city of Quebec, replacing the name of the hated British governor.
The area of the new county was much larger than the present Ontario County, as it included the present Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Orleans, Steuben, Wyoming, Yates, and part of Schuyler and Wayne counties.

Erie County, New York

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Niagara County at that time also included the present Erie County.

Ontario County, New York

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In 1789, Ontario County was split off from Montgomery as part of the establishment of the Morris Reserve.
The following counties were rapidly organized from this territory in the first decades after the war: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Orleans, Steuben, Wyoming, and Yates counties, and parts of Schuyler and Wayne counties.

Oatka Creek

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An important tributary of the Genesee River, Oatka Creek, has its source in the Town of Gainesville within the county.
From southern Wyoming County, it flows 58 mi to the Genesee near Scottsville, draining an area of 215 sqmi that includes all or part of 23 towns and villages in Wyoming, Genesee, Livingston and Monroe counties as well.

Allegany County, New York

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It was reduced in size in 1806 by creating Allegany County; again in 1808 by creating Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Niagara counties.
On April 1, 1846, Allegany County lost 120 sqmi to Wyoming County, reducing the size of Allegany County to 1140 sqmi, and establishing the current border between Allegany and Wyoming counties.

Monroe County, New York

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In 1821, portions of Genesee County were combined with portions of Ontario County to create Livingston and Monroe counties.
The actual area split off from Montgomery County was much larger than the present county, also including the present Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Orleans, Steuben, Wyoming, Yates, and part of Schuyler and Wayne counties.

New York State Route 78

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While it is signed north–south, the southern portion runs in an east–west direction across Wyoming and Erie counties, from its beginning at a junction with NY 19 north of the village of Gainesville to the village of East Aurora.

Buffalo, New York

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Wyoming County is in the western part of New York State, east of Buffalo and slightly west of due south of Rochester.
In 1804, Buffalo's population was estimated at 400, similar to Batavia, but Erie County's growth was behind Chautauqua, Genesee and Wyoming counties.

Tonawanda Creek

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The county is bounded on the southeast by the Genesee River, and drained by tributaries of that stream, as well as Tonawanda, Buffalo, and other creeks.
After rising in Wyoming County, the stream flows through Genesee County before forming part of the boundary between Erie County and Niagara County.

Cattaraugus County, New York

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It was reduced in size in 1806 by creating Allegany County; again in 1808 by creating Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, and Niagara counties.

New York State Route 77

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The highway runs for 46.28 mi across mostly rural areas from an intersection with NY 78 and NY 98 in the Wyoming County town of Java to a junction with NY 31 near the city of Lockport in Niagara County.

New York State Route 246

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All but 0.09 mi of the route are located in Wyoming County; the northernmost intersection on the highway is in Genesee County instead.

New York's 27th congressional district

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It includes all of Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, and Livingston counties and parts of Erie, Monroe, Niagara, and Ontario counties.

New York State Route 354

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This highway runs through the center of Erie County to the northern county line of Wyoming County.

Buffalo River (New York)

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The county is bounded on the southeast by the Genesee River, and drained by tributaries of that stream, as well as Tonawanda, Buffalo, and other creeks.
It originates in the south part of Erie County and the western part of Wyoming County.

Patrick M. Gallivan

Patrick Gallivan
Gallivan's district, the 59th, comprises portions of Erie County, the entirety of Wyoming County, the northern half of Livingston County and the towns of Henrietta and Wheatland in Monroe County.

Livingston County, New York

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In 1821, portions of Genesee County were combined with portions of Ontario County to create Livingston and Monroe counties.

David DiPietro

David J. DiPietro
David J. DiPietro (born June 22, 1960) is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly representing Assembly District 147, which comprises the southern halves of Erie County, New York and Wyoming County, New York.

New York State Route 98

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At the hamlet, NY 98 turns back to the northwest and crosses into Wyoming County and the town of Arcade.

U.S. Route 20A (New York)

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2 mi ahead, US 20A exits Erie County and enters the equally rural Wyoming County town of Sheldon.

New York State Route 19A

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Near the Allegany–Wyoming county line, NY 19A turns to follow a more northerly routing, matching a similar turn in the course of the nearby river.

New York State Route 63

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From Greigsville, the route heads west through open land into the northeast corner of Wyoming County and the town of Covington.