Kenyon District, Villard District, Popple Ridge, Eddy District, and Miller District were other small settlements sprung up in the town but without mill, tavern, church, or grave yard.  Each was named for a prominent family and each clustered around its schoolhouse.

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Settlements at the Crossroads

Though the term "hamlet" is not defined under New York law, many people in the state use the term hamlet to refer to a community within a town that is not incorporated as a village but is identified by a name.  

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​Hamlets of Mexico

Map drawn by George Green, 1948, for Mexico Mother of Towns.

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