Guilderland in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jacob Van Aernam
1723 - 1813
Capt. 3rd Albany Regiment
Leader of Patriot forces
in the Helderberg region
during American Revolution
Lived on farm here
Erected 1954 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 41.198′ N, 74° 1.325′ W. Marker is in Guilderland, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Altamont-Voorheesville Road (New York State Route 156) 0.4 miles north of Brandle Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. The marker is just a short distance south of the village of Altamont. Marker is at or near this postal address: 871 Altamont-Voorheesville Road, Altamont NY 12009, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Jacob Van Aernam (approx. ¼ mile away); Frederick Crounse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Altamont High School (approx. one mile away); Family Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Inn of George Severson (approx. 1.1 miles away); Severson House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Plank Road (approx. 1.2 miles away); Altamont (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Guilderland.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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