Erie County, named after Lake Erie (from the Erie tribe of Indians), is a county within New York State located at the western end of the state. Erie County contains the city of Buffalo, the county seat, and is part of the Buffalo-Niagara Falls MSA.
Erie County was founded in 1821, covers 1,227 square miles, and had a 2000 population of 920,265.
- Wikipedia Article
- Erie County on City-data.com
- Erie County Website
- Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society
- Erie County Genealogy & History
- Erie County Genealogy
- - Erie Historical Maps on BuffaloResearchDotCom
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