Wilson in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1978 by Wilson Historical Society.
Location. 43° 19.398′ N, 78° 47.851′ W. Marker is in Wilson, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on East Lake Road (New York State Route 18) 0.1 miles east of Maple Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4455 East Lake Road, Wilson NY 14172, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Billy Sherman (approx. 1.2 miles away); First School House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lake Street and Young Street (approx. 1.7 miles away); Pettit Street and Chestnut Street (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wilson Collegiate Institute 1845 (approx. 1.8 miles away); Port of Entry Marker and Wilson Boat House (approx. 1.9 miles away); Birthplace of Private Ira S. Pettit (approx. 1.9 miles away); Tabor Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilson.
Regarding Reuben Wilson. Reuben Wilson was born on 19 April 1777 at Spencer, MA. Before settling here, he had resided with his wife Esther P. Oliver at Broadalbin, NY, Richfield, NY, and Halderman,
References: "The Wilson Story Part 1" in Wilson Historical Society Newsletter, March 2010. Croop, Donald W. Wilson Sketchbook, Wilson Historical Society, 1994. Wilson
Also see . . . Wilson Historical Society. (Submitted on November 22, 2013, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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