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Near Sheridan in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of First Settlement

 
 
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By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
1. Site of First Settlement Marker
Inscription. Site of first settlement in town of Sheridan by Francis Webber Aug. 1804. Erected Aug 25, 1904
 
Erected 1904.
 
Location. 42° 30.258′ N, 79° 12.149′ W. Marker is near Sheridan, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on East Main Street (U.S. 20) 0.2 miles east of Walnut Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sheridan NY 14135, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Sheridan Depot of the New York & Erie Railroad (approx. 2.5 miles away); George F. Abbott (approx. 2.8 miles away); Ehmke Family Home (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Swift Mansion (approx. 3.2 miles away); Amos Sottle (approx. 6.3 miles away); Everett R. Burmaster (approx. 6.3 miles away); Birds of the Harbor (approx. 6.9 miles away); Eastern Basin Shipwrecks (approx. 6.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Site of First Settlement Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tom Bosse, May 22, 2016
2. Site of First Settlement Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on July 29, 2016.
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