Henrietta in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Born in Log House
Erected 1960 by County of Monroe.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Churches & Religion • Civil Rights • Women.
Location. 43° 3.112′ N, 77° 35.83′ W. Marker is in Henrietta, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Pinnacle Road (County Highway 92) one mile south of Goodburlet Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1099 Pinnacle Rd, Henrietta NY 14467, 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. The East Henrietta Village (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Headmaster's House and the Monroe Academy (approx. one mile away); District No. 6 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Richardson Farm (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hopkins Homestead (approx. 2.6 miles away); West Henrietta Farm (approx. 3.3 The West Henrietta Village (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Great American Canal (approx. 3.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Henrietta.
More about this marker. Antoinette Brown Blackwell was the first woman to be ordained as a Protestant minister in the United States. She was a famous speaker, known for using her spiritual background in promotion of women's rights and abolition. A prolific writer, she also had a reputation as a captivating public speaker on the important issues of her time.
Regarding Born in Log House. Antoinette Brown Blackwell birthplace
Also see . . . Antoinette Brown Blackwell. Wikipedia article (Submitted on July 14, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.)
Additional keywords. Methodism, Methodists
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