4706 Ossian Hill Road
Dansville, New York
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Settled in 1804 by Judge Richard and James Porter. They, with their brother, Nathaniel, were the first settlers in town
By the State Education Department — 1932
What was there
The community of Ossian Center, which included a sawmill and a gristmill.
What is there now
A very rural four-corners in the extreme southernmost part of Livingston County. Ossian Town Hall is on one corner, an aging garage on another, a private residence on the third, and an agricultural plot on the fourth.
- Originally part of Allegany County, Ossian annexed to Livingston County around 1856. Ossian was the least populous town in Livingston County according to the 1990 Census, with 797 inhabitants.
- Ossian, NY – Wikipedia
- History of Ossian
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