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New Rochelle

(rōshĕl`), city (1990 pop. 67,625), Westchester co., SE N.Y., on Long Island Sound; settled by Huguenots 1688, inc. as a village 1858, as a city 1899. Although mainly a residential suburb of New York City, it has some light industry. The house where Thomas PainePaine, Thomas,
1737–1809, Anglo-American political theorist and writer, b. Thetford, Norfolk, England. The son of a working-class Quaker, he became an excise officer and was dismissed from the service after leading (1772) agitation for higher salaries.
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 lived has been preserved. Iona College and the College of New Rochelle are in the city.

New Rochelle

 

a city in the northeastern USA, in the state of New York, on Long Island Sound. It is a northern residential suburb of New York City. Population, 75,000 (1970). Local industries produce surgical instruments, tools, toys, and perfume products.

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