Montezuma in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Col. Comfort Tyler
Revolutionary soldier, Col.
in War of 1812, surveyor,
engineer salt maker.
Settled here in 1811
Erected 1935 by State Department of Education.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1811.
Location. 43° 0.982′ N, 76° 42.24′ W. Marker is in Montezuma, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 31 and W. Loop Road (New York State Route 90), on the right when traveling west on State Route 31. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma NY 13117, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Seneca River Crossing Canals Historic District (approx. ¼ mile away); Squagonna (approx. 0.3 miles away); Early Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); A Landmark and Pride in Our Community (approx. 0.4 miles away); Montezuma Heritage Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Opened in 1828 Old Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Salt Springs (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montezuma.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 4, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 3, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 3, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.