Arcadia in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Fox Sisters
On this site event of
March 31, 1848 began
sisters Maggie and Kate Fox's
central role in the origin
of modern spiritualism
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 322.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Women. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical date for this entry is March 31, 1848.
Location. 43° 4.227′ N, 77° 6.471′ W. Marker is in Arcadia, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Hydesville Road and Parker Road, on the right when traveling west on Hydesville Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1510 Hydesville Road, Newark NY 14513, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Birthplace of Modern Spiritualism (a few steps from this marker); A Vast Enterprise (approx. 1.6 miles away); Joseph Miller (approx. 1.8 miles away); In Memory of Those from This Community (approx. 1.9 miles Arcadia War Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Newark High School (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Lockville Locks in Newark (approx. 2 miles away); East Palmyra Church (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arcadia.
Also see . . . Fox Sisters - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 10, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.