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Saint Lawrence County Markers
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Alexandria Bay — The Chippewa Bay Area Historic New York
This area was settled early in the 1800's by immigrants from Scotland. They were encouraged to come here by agents of George Parish, a large landholder in the North Country. These conscientious farmers and tradesmen came up the St. Lawrence River from Montreal with true pioneer determination. The hardships of the frontier were especially severe since much of the land had to be redeemed with the axe.

As the trials of the first years passed, fields of grain replaced the forest and gave way . . . — Map (db m56825) HM

New York (Saint Lawrence County), Hammond — Crossover Island
Established in 1848 on Rock Island. Whale oil lamps used first. Kerosene used later, then batteries. Station discontinued in April 1941. — Map (db m39969) HM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Pierrepont — War of 1812 Gravesites
Two War of 1812 soldiers while on a march from Plattsburgh to Sackets Harbor, died and are buried on this historic spot. — Map (db m13881) HM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Potsdam — Town of Potsdam
One of ten towns of 1787. Bought by Clarkson family with others, 1802. Settled by Benj. Raymond, land agent, 1803. Town established 1806. — Map (db m75334) HM
New York (Saint Lawrence County), Star Lake — Star Lake
This lake was the first in the state to be stocked on application. Stocked with 40 M. Brook Trout fry from Caledonia Hatchery in 1889. — Map (db m57117) HM
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