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Ballston in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Home of Samuel Young

 
 
Home of Samuel Young Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, December 6, 2018
1. Home of Samuel Young Marker
Inscription.  
Member of Assembly 1814
Speaker of Assembly 1815
State Senator 1819, 33, 34, 35, 45, 47
Candidate for Governor of N.Y. 1825.
Died here 1850
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & PoliticsWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 42° 57.494′ N, 73° 51.916′ W. Marker is in Ballston, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on New York State Route 50, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1214 Route 50, Ballston Lake NY 12019, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Eliphalet Ball (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ballston Site Of (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stephen White (approx. half a mile away); McCrea Hill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ballston Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ballston Center (approx. 0.6 miles away); Kayaderosseras (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ballston.
 
Regarding Home of Samuel Young.
Home of Samuel Young image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, December 6, 2018
2. Home of Samuel Young
Samuel Young was a successful lawyer and highly respected judge. Elected to the Assembly, he was a proponent of The War of 1812. He was appointed to the New York Canal Commission in 1816 and wrote an influential treatise on canal engineering. He held a variety of offices at the state and county level until his retirement in 1846.
 
Also see . . .  Samuel Young. (Submitted on December 6, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Site is now the office of a charity image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, December 6, 2018
3. Site is now the office of a charity
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 6, 2018. It was originally submitted on December 6, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 6, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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