Historians of Cortland County

Historians of Cortland County provide the following services:
  • Interpretation of past, through research and writing on aspects of one's local government, residents, businesses, and organizations.
  • Interpreting of community history through public presentations, programs and exhibits.
  • Serves as an advocate to preserve and protect buildings and sites of historic significance.
  • Serves as an advocate to preserve documents which contain historical value.
  • Promote activities which commemorate historical anniversaries and events.
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Cortland County Historian


Jeremy Boylan
Email Jeremy Boylan

46 Greenbush Street
Suite 101
Cortland, NY 13045-3702

Phone: 607-753-5360
Fax: 607-758-5500

Cortland County Historical Society


Suggett House Museum/Kellogg Memorial Research Library
Mindy Leisenring
Email Cortland County Historical Society

25 Homer Avenue
Cortland, NY 13045-2056

Phone: 607-756-6071

Town of Cincinnatus Historian


Lorena Perkins

2816 Cincinnatus Road
Cincinnatus, NY 13040-9669

Phone: 607-863-4391

City of Cortland Historian


Mary Ann Kane
Email Mary Ann Kane

168 Groton Avenue
Cortland NY 13045

Town of Cortlandville Historian


Ronal L. Rocco

Town Hall, 3577 Terrace Road
Cortland, NY 13045

Town of Cuyler Historian


Ann Ludke
Email Ann Ludke

4721 Bennett Road
Cuyler, NY 13158-9621

Phone: 607-842-6781

Town of Freetown Historian


Randy Hopkins
Email Randy Hopkins

4801 McGraw-Marathon Road
Marathon, NY 13803

Town of Harford Historian


George Chevalier

P.O. Box 116
Harford, NY 13784

Phone: 607-844-8575

Town of Homer Historian


Martin Sweeney

21 Brentwood Drive
Homer, NY 13077

Phone: 607-749-7120

Village of Homer Historian


Verna Whitney
Email Verna Whitney

4895 Creal Road
Homer, NY 13077

Phone: 607-749-2717

Town of Lapeer Historian


Cindy McFarland (Lapeer Town Clerk/Tax Collector/Registrar Vital Statistics)
Email Cindy McFarland

2011 State Route 221
Marathon, NY 13803

Phone: 607-849-6381
Fax: 607-849-6381

Town of Marathon Historian


Patricia McConnell

1 South Street
Marathon, NY 13803

Phone: 607-849-3661

Village of McGraw Historian


Mary Kimberly
Email Mary Kimberly

P.O. Box 537
McGraw, NY 13101-0537

Phone: 607-836-6738

Town of Preble Historian


Anne Henderson

2108 Clark Road
Preble, NY 13141

Phone: 607-749-2044

Town of Scott Historian


Cathy Barber
Email Cathy Barber

Town Hall
6689 Route 41
Homer, NY 13077

Phone: 607-749-2902

Town of Solon Historian


Wanda Petrella
Email Wanda Petrella

4092 Lapp Hill Road
McGraw, NY 13101

Phone: 607-836-6888

Town of Taylor Historian


Nancy Elwood

3845 Cheningo Solon Pond Road
Cincinnatus, NY 13040-9643

Phone: 607-863-3556

Town of Truxton Historian


Donald McCall

3703 Route 13
Truxton, NY 13158-0098

Phone: 607-842-6684

Town of Virgil Historian


Marcia Powell

1176 Church Street
Cortland, NY 13045-9408

Phone: 607-835-6321

Town of Willet Historian


Shirley Pember

P.O. Box 35
Willet, NY 13863

Phone: 607-863-3344