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Its name is a contraction of a Seneca Indian word meaning "where the fish was taken
It is located south of Lake Erie and includes a small portion of the Cattaraugus
Reservation of the Seneca.
Most of Chautauqua County was held by the Erie people prior to the Beaver Wars in the
The Seneca Nation conquered the territory during the Beaver Wars and held it through
the next century until siding with the British crown against the American
revolutionaries in the American Revolutionary War.
County Seat: Mayville
Year Organized: 1808
Square Miles: 1,062
3 North Erie Street
Gerace Office Building
Mayville, NY 14757-1028
Dunkirk ~ Jamestown
Arkwright ~ Busti ~ Carroll ~ Charlotte ~ Chautauqua ~ Cherry Creek ~ Clymer ~ Dunkirk ~
Ellery ~ Ellicott ~
Ellington ~ French Creek ~ Gerry ~ Hanover ~ Harmony ~ Kiantone ~
Mina ~ North Harmony ~ Poland ~
Pomfret ~ Portland ~ Ripley ~ Sheridan ~ Sherman ~
Stockton ~ Villenova ~ Westfield
Bemus Point ~ Brocton ~ Cassadaga ~ Celoron ~ Cherry Creek ~ Falconer ~ Fredonia ~
~ Mayville (county seat) ~ Panama ~ Sherman ~ Silver Creek ~ Sinclairville ~
Ashville ~ Findley Lake ~ Forestville ~ Hamlet ~ Irving ~ Laona ~ Lily Dale ~ Maple Springs
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