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

First Settler

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. First Settler Marker
Inscription.  On Chautauqua Lake was Dr. Alexander McIntyre who erected here his log cabin and stockade.
 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 14.843′ N, 79° 29.732′ W. Marker is in Mayville, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of South Erie Street (New York State Route 394) and Lakeview Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South Erie Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mayville NY 14757, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mayville Station (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tourgee Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Scott Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chautauqua Lake Region (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Courts (approx. 0.7 miles away); Donald McKenzie (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ellen Y. Miller (approx. 0.7 miles away); Land Office (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mayville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
First Settler Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. First Settler Marker
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 319 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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