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

Early Village Burying Ground

 
 
Early Village Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
1. Early Village Burying Ground Marker
Inscription.
Site of
Early Village Burying Ground.
Many graves were removed to
Oak Hill Cemetery in 1897
to create Myers Park

 
Erected by Donated by Evelyn Dexter Arthur.
 
Location. 43° 1.517′ N, 74° 59.393′ W. Marker is in Herkimer, New York, in Herkimer County. Marker is on Park Place west of Park Avenue, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. This historic marker is located in Myers Park, just west of the "T" intersection of Park Avenue with Park Place and the General Herkimer statue, along a park walkway, next to another New York State Historic Marker. Marker is in this post office area: Herkimer NY 13350, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fred'ck Staring (here, next to this marker); General Nicolas Herrhheimer (a few steps from this marker); 1834 Jail (approx. mile away); General Herkimer Takes Command (approx. mile away); The Thirty-Fourth Regiment (approx. mile away); Revolution in the Mohawk Valley (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Dayton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Herkimer (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Herkimer.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & Settlers
 
Early Village Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
2. Early Village Burying Ground Marker
View, looking west into Myers Park, of the historic marker (on the left) situated next to an additional New York State Historic Marker.
Early Village Burying Ground Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
3. Early Village Burying Ground Marker
View looking east towards the "T" intersection with Park Avenue and the General Herkimer statue, of the historic marker situated with an additional New York State Historic Marker.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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