by Sarah Cedeño
Most of Brockport’s longtime residents have been touched by Eunice Chesnut, historian for the Western Monroe Historical Society from 1977 to 2014. Even if you never met Eunice, if you’ve ever visited the Peddler’s Market, taken a fourth-grade field trip to the Morgan-Manning House, or enjoyed the Fourth of July Community Celebration, you’ve been touched by Eunice Chesnut.
In 2014, Eunice retired as historian of Western Monroe Historical Society, and moved to be with family in 2015, before passing in April of 2016.
Eunice and her