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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Perinton in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)


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October 16, 2019
1. Perinton Marker

Established May 25, 1812, as part of Boyle, named for Glover Perrin; his brother, Jesse Perrin, Revolutionary War veteran and early pioneer, donated land for first cemetery. Home of “Certo” and “Sure Jell,” apple pectins; Salaratus Works and American Can Company. First solderless tin can invented, 1904, by Amos Cobb.

Erected by the County of Monroe
Erected 1976 by County of Monroe.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is May 25, 1812.
Location. 43° 4.961′ N, 77° 25.913′ W. Marker is in Perinton, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Turk Hill Road north of Ayrault Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1350 Turk Hill Road, Fairport NY 14450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Glover Perrin (approx. 0.7 miles away); Abner Wight Home (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hart's Woods
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(approx. one mile away); Center Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Hannan Homestead (approx. 1.1 miles away); Burying Ground (approx. 1.1 miles away); Erie Canal Inn (approx. 1.2 miles away); The DeLand Family Develops Fairport's Four Corners (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Perinton.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2019. This page has been viewed 316 times since then and 23 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on October 16, 2019. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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