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By Ovid Historical Society

On land free of American Indians upon the orders of George Washington, the city of Ovid was once shaped in 1794, after army plenty have been numbered through Simeon DeWitt and his assistants. In 1860, building used to be accomplished on 3 brick structures that grew to become referred to as the 3 Bears, which served because the town�s courthouse, finally served because the Seneca County Seat, and now function town of Ovid municipal places of work. steadily, extra settlers got here, cleared land, outfitted roads, all started companies, and based church buildings and faculties. Bordered through the Seneca and Cayuga Lakes, the place barges have been used to move items, town built a colourful farming neighborhood with effective orchards and vineyards. Tourism flourished, and summer time houses have been outfitted via these trying to break out the town. this kind of summer season houses used to be that of Herman Westinghouse, who labored along with his brother George Westinghouse on their company�s myriad inventions.

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