Batavia in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2002 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 194.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
Location. 42° 59.602′ N, 78° 10.33′ W. Marker is in Batavia, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Harvester Avenue, 0.1 miles south of Main Street (New York State Route 33/5), on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Batavia NY 14020, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jos. Ellicott (within shouting distance of this marker); Sacred to the Memory of Wm. Morgan (within shouting distance of this marker); Benjamin Ellicott (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph Ellicott (about 300 feet away); Site of Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cary House Site (approx. half a mile away); The Batavia ClubDeWitt Recreation Area Restoration (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Batavia.
More about this marker. Several important decedents are located in this historic cemetery, including the founder of Batavia and Buffalo, and the president of the New York Central Railroad.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 25, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.