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Clarendon in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Herbert Taylor

 
 
Herbert Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
1. Herbert Taylor Marker
Inscription.  
Herbert Taylor
Private, 140th NY Infantry
died July 2, 1863 at
Little Round Top during
Battle of Gettysburg.
Buried in this cemetery.

 
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 315.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 43° 12.97′ N, 78° 1.756′ W. Marker is in Clarendon, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is at the intersection of South Holley Road (County Route 47) and Holley Byron Road (New York State Route 237), on the left when traveling south on South Holley Road. Marker is south of the intersection. Hillside Cemetery is on both sides of the road. Marker is across from the chapel. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Holley NY 14470, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hillside Cemetery (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct
Herbert Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
2. Herbert Taylor Marker
Northward. South Holley Road in background.
line); V.F.W. Post 202 Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Eastern Orleans Memorial Post 202 (approx. 0.4 miles away); State Street (approx. half a mile away); In Honor of All Veterans (approx. 0.6 miles away); Holley Railway Depot (approx. 0.7 miles away); 1823 Canal Bed (approx. 0.7 miles away); In Memory of All Those Servicemen (approx. 0.7 miles away).
 
Herbert Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
3. Herbert Taylor Marker
Wide view of marker location.
Herbert Taylor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
4. Herbert Taylor Marker
Notice how the terrain splits three ways at the marker. To reach the gravesite, Walk forward on the center, mid-level, terrace.
Herbert Taylor Gravesite image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
5. Herbert Taylor Gravesite
His gravesite is flagged. The Taylor family monument is at center. Note that the terrace bends 90° south here.
Herbert Taylor Headstone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
6. Herbert Taylor Headstone
Citiation on Taylor Monument image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 20, 2019
7. Citiation on Taylor Monument
According to Melissa Ierlan, a town official who was involved in submitting the application for the marker grant, he was also known as Charles Herbert Taylor.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 156 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York.   2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on May 20, 2019, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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