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Montgomery in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Smith Homestead

 
 
Wilhem Smith Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, October 8, 2009
1. Wilhem Smith Homestead Marker
Inscription. Site of stone house built by pioneer settler Wilhelm Smith in 1759. Replaced by his descendants c. 1850 present Greek revival style frame structure which incorporates fabric from the original dwelling
 
Erected by R.L. Williams Town of Montgomery Historian.
 
Location. 41° 33.15′ N, 74° 14.19′ W. Marker is in Montgomery, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Albany Post Rd (County Route 18) 0.1 miles south of Van Aist Rd. (New York State Route 17K), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2729 Albany Post Rd,, Montgomery NY 12549, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ward’s Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Site of Pleasure Ground (approx. 2.2 miles away); Mastadon Dig 1800 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Walden House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Riverside Farm (approx. 2.6 miles away); Montgomery House (approx. 2.9 miles away); German Town (approx. 3 miles away); “Colored Cemetery" (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Montgomery.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Circa 1850 Smith dwelling. image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, October 8, 2009
2. Circa 1850 Smith dwelling.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 782 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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