Lewis County, New York
Lewis County is a county located in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 27,087, making it the fourth-least populous county in New York. Its county seat is Lowville. The county is named after Morgan Lewis, the Governor of New York. This county is part of New York's 21st congressional district.
Lewis County was founded in 1805.
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- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 13, 2011. Retrieved October 12, 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
- Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 185.