West Sand Lake in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First house built before 1794.
Among earliest settlers, the family came from Palatinate Germany in early 1700's.
Third home on site circa 1805.
Erected by Town of North Greenbush.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 42° 38.631′ N, 73° 37.854′ W. Marker is in West Sand Lake, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is on New York State Route 43, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Sand Lake NY 12196, 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. Trinity Lutheran Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Bernard Uhlein (approx. 1.3 miles away); Snyder’s Lake (approx. 1˝ miles away); Sand Lake Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 3 miles away); Kinney Farm (approx. 3.3 miles away); Blooming Grove (approx. 3.4 miles away); Early Cemetery (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Reformed Church (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Sand Lake.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 22, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 22, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.