Juniata Township in Bedford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jacob Kinsey (Kintzy) Homestead
This marker symbolizes the victories won by pioneer ancestors over the wilds of nature, in these parts, in a new and strange land.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1795.
Location. 40° 3.4′ N, 78° 43.719′ W. Marker is in Juniata Township, Pennsylvania, in Bedford County. Marker is at the intersection of Helixville Road and Byrne Road, on the left when traveling north on Helixville Road. Marker is about one mile north of US 30 (Lincoln Highway) on Helixville Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 728 Helixville Rd, Schellsburg PA 15559, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the Over the Summit (approx. 2.1 miles away); Forbes Road (approx. 2.4 miles away); Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old Log Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); 1806 Old Log Church (approx. 3.9 miles away); Bedford Co. Bridge #15 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Forbes Camp (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Forbes Road (approx. 4.3 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on December 14, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 6,092 times since then and 184 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.