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Landmarks: Ancestral homestead

Town of Bolton family dates back to well before historic 1830 farmhouse

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Things aren’t easily discarded in the Gates family, from the smallest and most trivial possession to their stately and historic 1830 farmhouse, the oldest building in the town of Bolton. Located on Route 9N in the Huddle, a hamlet on the west side of Lake George, the Gates Homestead was actually built by Elijah Reynolds, whose granddaughter, Zilpha Elizabeth Ferris Reynolds, married Jonathan Streeter Gates in 1873. But as William Preston “Bill” Gates will tell ...

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August 26, 2012
11:04 p.m.

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What a nice story!