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LeRoy in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The LeRoy House

 
 
The LeRoy House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2020
1. The LeRoy House Marker
Inscription.  
Erected prior to 1812 by Egbert Benson,
first land agent of LeRoy.
In 1821 enlarged and occupied by
Jacob LeRoy, second land agent,
son of Herman,
for whom the town was named.

 
Erected 1933 by Daughters of the American Revolution Te Car Na-Wun-Na Chapter.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
 
Location. 42° 58.701′ N, 77° 59.126′ W. Marker is in LeRoy, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on East Main Street (New York State Route 5) 0.1 miles west of North Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 23 East Main Street, Le Roy NY 14482, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Le Roy House (a few steps from this marker); To Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of LeRoy (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Le Roy Civil War Memorial (about
The LeRoy House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2020
2. The LeRoy House
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500 feet away); Le Roy World War I Memorial (about 500 feet away); Ingham University Campus (about 600 feet away); Ingham University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Statue of Liberty Replica (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeRoy.
 
The LeRoy House is on the National Register image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2020
3. The LeRoy House is on the National Register
LeRoy House
has been placed on the
National Register
Of Historical Places
By the United States
Department of the Interior
1997
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 73 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 22, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.

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