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

Lemuel Cook

 
 
Lemuel Cook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rowan Hawkins, May 18, 2019
1. Lemuel Cook Marker
Inscription.  10 September 1759 - 20 May 1866
2nd Regiment Connecticut Light Dragoons
Last living pensioner of the American Revolution and Patriot, is buried here
 
Erected by Orleans County Department of History and Orleans County Historical Association.
 
Location. 43° 8.442′ N, 78° 2.304′ W. Marker is near Clarendon, New York, in Orleans County. Memorial is on Munger Road 0.1 miles west of Merrill Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clarendon NY 14429, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carl E. Akeley (approx. 2.8 miles away); Butterfield Cobblestone (approx. 3.3 miles away); Farwell's Mill (approx. 3.8 miles away); Clarendon Honors its Veterans (approx. 3.8 miles away); 1837 Church (approx. 4 miles away); Byron Museum (approx. 4.3 miles away); Herbert Taylor (approx. 5.2 miles away); Hillside Cemetery (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clarendon.
 
Also see . . .
1. Lemuel Cook (Wikipedia). (Submitted on May 19, 2019, by Rowan Hawkins of Upstate, Ny, Usa.)
<i>Lemuel Cook, aged 105, one of the survivors of the Revolution </i> image. Click for full size.
Nelson Augustus Moore (photo courtesy of the Library of Congress), 1864
2. Lemuel Cook, aged 105, one of the survivors of the Revolution
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1864, by N.A. and R.A. Moore of Hartford, in the clerk's office of the district court of Connecticut.

2. Lemuel Cook (Findagrave.com). (Submitted on May 19, 2019, by Rowan Hawkins of Upstate, Ny, Usa.)
 
Additional keywords. Continental Army Over 100
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2019, by Rowan Hawkins of Upstate, Ny, Usa. This page has been viewed 76 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on May 18, 2019, by Rowan Hawkins of Upstate, Ny, Usa.   2. submitted on May 19, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
 
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