Palmyra in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Rear Admiral
William T. Sampson 1840-1902.
Commander of flagship in
the Spanish-American War.
Erected 1937 by New York State Department of Education.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, Spanish-American. A significant historical date for this entry is February 9, 1840.
Location. 43° 3.741′ N, 77° 13.512′ W. Marker is in Palmyra, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Vienna Street and Johnson Street, on the left when traveling west on Vienna Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 112 Vienna Street, Palmyra NY 14522, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John and Rhoda Swift (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); This House (about 800 feet away); Palmyra in History (approx. ¼ mile away); Grandin Print Shop (approx. 0.3 miles away); Palmyra War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Admiral William T. Sampson Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War I Mortar (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cumorah (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palmyra.
Also see . . . William T. Sampson - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 22, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 129 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.