The History of Otsego, NY 
Morris Statistics

AGRICULTURAL AND GENERAL STATISTICS-1864

Improved land

18,480-1/2 acres

Cash value of Farms

$844,760.00

Plowed land

3,081 acres

Pasture

7,772 acres

Meadow

5,727 acres

Hay

4,774 tons

Spring wheat-1864

359 bushels

Winter wheat

262 bushels

Oats

14,367 bushels

Winter rye

222 bushels

Barley

329 bushels

Buckwheat

1,904 bushels

Indian corn

8,469 bushels

Potatoes

13,937 bushels

Peas

22 bushels

Beans

105 bushels

Turnips

1,834 bushels

Hops

63,572 pounds

Apples

24,891 bushels

Cider

495 barrels

Maple Sugar

27,403 pounds

Butter

150,609 pounds

Cheese

93,436 pounds

Agricultural statistics, 1875

Plowed land

9,368 acres

Pasture

8,519 acres

Mown

6,680 acres

Hay

7.942 tons

Barley

180 bushels

Buckwheat

3,308 bushels

Corn

13,205 bushels

Rye

339 bushels

Spring wheat

255 bushels

Winter wheat

893 bushels

Beans

7 bushels

Hops

36,323 pounds

Potatoes

30,581 bushels

Butter

154,703 pounds

Cheese

10,350 pounds

 

Area. - Morris has an area of 24,036 acres, and the assessed valuation is $834,276, and the equalized valuation is $502,331.

POPULATION

1850

2155

1865

2191

1855

2038

1870

2252

1860

2320

1875

2302

Transcribed by Holice B. Young

Original website created by Debbie Axtman

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