Orangeville in Wyoming County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Stony Brook Glen
Refuge of Mary Jemison
and Seneca tribe during
General Sullivan's raid 1779
Erected by New York State Highway Department.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • War, US Revolutionary • Women. In addition, it is included in the Mary Jemison - White Woman of the Genessee, and the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1779.
Location. 42° 45.308′ N, 78° 17.684′ W. Marker is in Orangeville, New York, in Wyoming County. Marker is on Varysburg Road (U.S. 20A) 0.4 miles east of New York State Route 98, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Varysburg NY 14167, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Richards (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of U.S. CCC Camp #1285 (approx. 3˝ miles away); Turner's Corners (approx. 4.7 miles away); Ziba HamiltonSeth M. Gates House (approx. 8.2 miles away); Warsaw's First House (approx. 8.3 miles away); 1853-1925 (approx. 8.3 miles away); Mary Hosford (approx. 8.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Mary Jemison - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 7, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 7, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 223 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 2. submitted on August 7, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 3. submitted on January 4, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.