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Welcome to Williamson ...

Williamson is located in Wayne County<1>.

The location of Williamson has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Williamson is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Williamson lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Williamson: (315)

Communities Also Named Williamson ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Williamson - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Pennsylvania (2), Texas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Williamson.

Communities near Williamson ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Williamson.

  • Irondequoit [Monroe County]
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    • Irondequoit [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Williamson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,747 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondequoit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondequoit
  • Perinton [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perinton
    • Perinton [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Williamson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,753 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perinton
  • Webster [Monroe County]
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    • Webster [Monroe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Williamson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,372 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster
  • Penfield [Monroe County]
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    • Penfield [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Williamson
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penfield
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittsford [Monroe County]
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      • Pittsford [Monroe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsford
    • Farmington [Ontario County]
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      • Farmington [Ontario County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,952 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
    • Arcadia [Wayne County]
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      • Arcadia [Wayne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,424 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcadia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcadia
    • Ontario [Wayne County]
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      • Ontario [Wayne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,173 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ontario have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ontario
    • Walworth [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walworth
      • Walworth [Wayne County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,100 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walworth
    • Manchester [Ontario County]
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      • Manchester [Ontario County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Williamson
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,098 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Williamson. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Williamson.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Williamson. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Williamson.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Williamson. See our Newspapers Page for Williamson.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Williamson ...

Looking for more information about Williamson? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Williamson, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Williamson.

Adding Williamson to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Williamson in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Williamson was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Williamson on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Williamson on our Genealogy Page.

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About Wayne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Williamson. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Wayne County: www.co.wayne.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Wayne, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Williamson - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Williamson) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Williamson. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2240, Longitude: -77.1861       In this case, the coordinates for Williamson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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