Batavia in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Emory Upton
Emory Upton 1839 - 1881.
West Point graduate.
U.S. Army General and Civil
War veteran. Influential
military author & stategist
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 300.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1839.
Location. 42° 57.988′ N, 78° 16.763′ W. Marker is in Batavia, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Upton Road, 0.2 miles south of Lear Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9244 Upton Road, Batavia NY 14020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 2½ miles away); Town of Batavia (approx. 3.7 miles away); The Holland Purchase (approx. 4 miles away); Alexander Rea and Nancy Jones Rea (approx. 4½ miles away); First Library (approx. 4.6 miles away); Cobblestone SchoolEarly Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Capt. Charles F. Rand (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Batavia.
Also see . . . Emory Upton - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 11, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 11, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 4. submitted on December 20, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.