Auriesville in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Lower Mohawk Indian
Father Jogues and Rene
Goupil martyred here.
Tekakwitha born here.
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
Location. 42° 55.682′ N, 74° 18.269′ W. Marker is in Auriesville, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on New York State Route 5S near Noeltner Road (County Route 164), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. This marker is very near the southeast corner of the intersection between county road 164 and state route 5S, and is very near the site of the Martyrs Shrine. Marker is in this post office area: Auriesville NY 12016, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Isaac Jogues (within shouting distance of this marker); Kateri Tekakwitha (within shouting distance of this marker); The National Martyrs' Shrine of America (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lock 30 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Schoharie Crossing (approx. 1.4 miles away); Once A Farm (approx. 1.4 miles away); In the Wake of Hurricane Irene (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of First Bridge (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Auriesville.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Native Americans •
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