Welcome to the History Corner!
Celebrating the rich history of Port Byron, New York, an old Erie Canal village in the Town of Mentz. This site is dedicated to the legacy and heritage of our community as well as a variety of regional historical tidbits. I hope you enjoy your visit and will stop by again.


Heritage of
Rebecca Sweet Culver

August 23, 2021
7 PM

Sterling Historical Society
Little Red Schoolhouse
1294 State Route 104A
Sterling, NY

Historian Dawn Roe presents the history of Rebecca Sweet, wife of Rev. Solomon P. Culver who were early residents at Sterling, NY in the mid 1800's.  Roe will also introduce new discoveries on their children that have been uncovered since her last presentation before the historical society in 2016.

Free and open to the public