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

Hill's Corners

 
 
Hill's Corners Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 10, 2016
1. Hill's Corners Marker
Inscription.
Hill's Corners
————
John Hill settled here in 1811.
The Town was officially
named Eden in 1812, but
was known as Hill's Corners
until 1822, when a Post Office
was established.
Dr William Hill, father of
John Hill, a Revolutionary
War soldier, ran the first tavern
near this site.

 
Erected 1971 by Erie County Sesquicentenial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 39.14′ N, 78° 53.81′ W. Marker is in Eden, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of South Main Street (U.S. 62) and East Chruch Street (County Route 135), on the left when traveling south on South Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8591 South Main Street, Eden NY 14057, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Baptist Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Col. Asa Warren (about 600 feet away); AH-1 "Whiskey Cobra" Heliocopter (approx. mile away); Dedicated to the Honor and Sacrifice (approx. 1.1 miles away); Quaker Cemetery
Hill's Corners Marker by Key Bank image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 10, 2016
2. Hill's Corners Marker by Key Bank
(approx. 1.4 miles away); Samuel Tubbs (approx. 2.3 miles away); Clarksburg (approx. 4 miles away); In God We Trust (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eden.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 10, 2016
3. Northward
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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