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Geneseo in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Temple Hill

 
 
Temple Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
1. Temple Hill Marker
Inscription.  
Temple Hill
——·•·——
This area so called because
Geneseo's earliest house of
worship was here (1810). On this
ridge was the first Livington
County High School (1826), which
later became Temple Hill Academy.
Temple Hill Cemetery was the first
burying ground in the Village (1807).

 
Erected 1965 by Geneseo Branch American Association of University Women.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & ReligionEducation.
 
Location. 42° 47.544′ N, 77° 48.467′ W. Marker is in Geneseo, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of East South Street (U.S. 20A at milepost 9.1) and Temple Hill Street, on the right when traveling west on East South Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Geneseo NY 14454, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Groveland Hill (within shouting distance of this marker); Cobblestone School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Camp Union
Temple Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
2. Temple Hill Marker
Westward view. Across US 20A to the left is the Groveland Hill marker.
(approx. half a mile away); Geneseo Historic District (approx. half a mile away); Site of First Church (approx. half a mile away); Village Square (approx. half a mile away); Big Tree Lodge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Shaw Sisters (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Geneseo.
 
Temple Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
3. Temple Hill Marker
Westward view with part of the cemetery in the distance.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 93 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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