Cattaraugus has been serving the community since
1882. It's historic stockholders have provided
continuous financial services to the area as
private bankers since 1841. Two of our
stockholders were cousins to Davy Crockett and
Abraham Lincoln. Other famous local stockholders included names like Ford, Kellogg,
Borden, and Rich.
This historic Cattaraugus Village was, for
several decades, an historic crossroad and our
nation's first railroad boomtown! In 1849,
Cattaraugus was the last and most labor
intensive section of rail line to be completed
on the railroad that was being constructed to
connect the Hudson River with Lake Erie. In
1851, when completed, this was the longest RR
line in the entire world!
There have been
few changes in our area, since we incorporated.
This is a good thing! The most important thing
that has not changed is our commitment to our
Now that you have visited our internet site, why
not visit us at the bank the next time you're in
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