Hamburg in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Local War Hero
— War of 1812 —
Following the war, Salisbury married Ann Roat in March 1827 They had eight children together. He became an honorable judge known for his integrity. He served as the Town of Evans Supervisor from 1833 to 1838 and again in 1844, during which time he was also a member of the Erie County Board of Supervisors. He represented Erie County in the State Assembly in 1840, and was a member of the Constitutional Convention in 1846. Aaron Salisbury passed away in his home on July 9, 1861, at the age of 75.
Sources: (1)Jim Baker, Hamburg Town Historian (2) Angola, NY:Scenes from the Past 3) Artwork by Peter Rindlisbacher
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War of 1812.
Location. 42° 46.432′ N, 78° 51.836′ W. Marker is in Hamburg, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on New York State Route 5 near Big Tree Road, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hamburg NY 14075, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Alhambra (a few steps from this marker); Lighthouse LV82 (a few steps from this marker); Historic Lake Avenue (approx. 2.4 miles away); Blasdell High School (approx. 2.4 miles away); Lake Erie (approx. 2.6 miles away); Stage Coach Stop (approx. 2.8 miles away); Donald "Duke" Spittler (approx. 3.9 miles away); Site of Abbot's Corners Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamburg.
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