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

Nick Stoner Hut

 
 
Nick Stoner Hut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2013
1. Nick Stoner Hut Marker
Inscription. Here Henry Stoner and his sons Nick and John held the cabin against the Tory and Indian raiders who burned Broadalbin, June 1778.
 
Erected by Mayfield Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 3.649′ N, 74° 12.428′ W. Marker is in Mayfield, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is on North 2nd Ave., on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 131 North Second Ave., Mayfield NY 12117, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Broadalbin Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Home of Robert W. Chambers (approx. half a mile away); Hotel Broadalbin (approx. half a mile away); 1849 Plank Road (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Hall (approx. half a mile away); 1879 Fire (approx. 0.6 miles away); Johnson Hall - 1763 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Chase's Mills (approx. 0.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker was recently installed by the Mayfield Historical Society to replace a New York State marker that had been destroyed years ago. This marker is located in the Town of Mayfield but you have to travel through the Village of Broadalbin to reach it. The actual site of John
Nick Stoner Hut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2013
2. Nick Stoner Hut Marker
Stoner's cabin was just beyond this marker looking east. Stoner was killed during the Revolution at another location near Fulton Montgomery Community College which he was farming while living in a temporary hut. He was the father of noted soldier-trapper Nicholas Stoner. For information on the Stoner family, see Don Williams' books, "The Saga of Nicholas Stoner" & "Nicholas Stoner & the Sammons Boys".
 
Also see . . .  Henry Stoner"s Home:. (Submitted on August 29, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Broadalbin
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Nick Stoner Hut Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 29, 2013
3. Nick Stoner Hut Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on September 3, 2016.
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