Canandaigua Township, New York 

 

Summary

Located in central part of county in west-central part of state.1 Area settled, by 1790.2 Population in 1830 about 5,200.3 Joseph Smith Sr. imprisoned for debt for thirty days at county seat of Canandaigua village, Oct.–Nov. 1830.4 W. W. Phelps and Brigham Young resided in township, 1830.5 JS dictated revelation in township, 30 Dec. 1830.6 JS and Sidney Rigdon preached in courthouse, Jan. 1831.7