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

Sarah Wells

 
 
Sarah Wells Marker image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, June 2, 2011
1. Sarah Wells Marker
Inscription. 1st white woman to settle in Goshen Township, 1714, made her first log home here. Later, she married William Bull, Stonemason
 
Location. 41° 25.486′ N, 74° 17.011′ W. Marker is in Campbell Hall, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Sarah Wells Trail (County Route 8) 1.9 miles north of Main Street (New York State Route 207). Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 295 Sarah Wells Trail, Campbell Hall NY 10916, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William Bull (approx. 1.2 miles away); Orange County Seat (approx. 2.2 miles away); Maplewood (approx. 2.2 miles away); Camp Wickham (approx. 2.3 miles away); President Ulysses S. Grant (approx. 2.4 miles away); Butter Factory (approx. 2.4 miles away); Goshen Half-ShireTown (approx. 2.4 miles away); 1841 Courthouse (approx. 2.5 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Sarah Wells Monument image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, June 2, 2011
2. Sarah Wells Monument
Pioneer maid of the Wawayanda Patent fist located here May 1712. She was the first first woman and her marriage to William Bull the first wedding ceremony in the Township of Goshen
Sarah Wells Marker & Monument image. Click for full size.
By Clifton Patrick, June 2, 2011
3. Sarah Wells Marker & Monument
Sarah Wells marker visible in foreground with silhouette of stone monument visible, standing in distant stone wall.
 
 
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