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By Christina B. Nolan

Fertile land, waterpower, lively citizens, and a sea serpent all contributed to the expansion of town and village of Perry. the city of Perry was once first settled in 1807, and later took the identify of Commodore Oliver danger Perry, the hero of the conflict of 1812. Early turbines alongside Silver Creek supplied fabrics for the turning out to be village, which used to be integrated in 1830. Perry made headlines in 1855, while a sea serpent was once sighted on Silver Lake and other people flocked to the realm. The secret went unsolved till continues to be of the hoax have been present in the ashes of the Walker residence in 1857. Perry endured to develop, with major highway companies altering with the desires of citizens. Later industries changed the early generators, and immigrants arrived to paintings within the fabric factories. academic, non secular, and civic structures have been additional to the group, and farms grew within the countryside.

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