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Charlotte County in the colonial Province of New York was created in 1772 from Albany
In 1784 the county name was changed to its current name, Washington County, in order to honor George Washington.
In 1799 Clinton County was created from part of Washington County. Clinton County itself was partitioned to form
other upstate counties.
The Town of Cambridge was transferred in 1791 from Albany County to Washington County.
County Seat: Fort Edward
Year Organized: 1772
Square Miles: 836
383 Broadway, Building C
Fort Edward, NY 12828-1015
Towns of Washington County
Argyle * Cambridge * Dresden * Easton * Fort Ann * Fort Edward * Granville * Greenwich * Hampton *
Hartford * Hebron * Jackson * Kingsbury * Putnam * Salem * White Creek * Whitehall
Villages of Washington County
Argyle * Cambridge * Fort Ann * Fort Edward * Granville * Greenwich * Hudson Falls * Whitehall
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