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

First Settler

Town of Hamburgh

 
 
First Settler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
1. First Settler Marker
Inscription.
First Settler
John Cummings, the original settler in the
Town of Hamburg, built the first grist mill
south of Buffalo, here at the waterfalls
of Eighteen Mile Creek in 1806.

 
Erected 1968 by Hamburg Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 42.811′ N, 78° 52.189′ W. Marker is in Hamburg, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Lakeview Road and Smith Road, on the right when traveling east on Old Lakeview Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hamburg NY 14075, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In God We Trust (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Village of Hamburg (approx. 1.9 miles away); Isaac Long Alley (approx. 2 miles away); Kronenberg Alley (approx. 2 miles away); Smith Alley (approx. 2 miles away); Main Street Village of Hamburg (approx. 2 miles away); Village of Hamburg Historic Walking Tour (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named The Village of Hamburg (approx. 2.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Hamburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
2. Eastward
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
3. Westward
First Settler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
4. First Settler Marker
Eighteenmile Creek at the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 31, 2015
5. Eighteenmile Creek at the Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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