“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Jesse Williams

Jesse Williams Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim Fillmon, February 6, 2015
1. Jesse Williams Marker
Inscription.  Northwest 35 rods Jesse Williams in 1851 inaugurated the cheese factory system thus revolutionizing dairying.
Erected 1970 by Oneida County D.P.W.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureIndustry & Commerce.
Location. 43° 15.678′ N, 75° 26.332′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on Fish Hatchery Road (New York State Route 46) just north of Rome-Westernville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rome NY 13440, 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 Central N.Y. School for the Deaf (approx. 2.7 miles away); Jervis Public Library (approx. 3 miles away); Jervis Homestead (approx. 3 miles away); Jervis Library (approx. 3 miles away); “Alley Oop” (approx. 3.3 miles away); Rome Court House (approx. 3.4 miles away); Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy (approx. 3.4 miles away); Rome (approx. 3˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 24, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida. This page has been viewed 32 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on January 24, 2021, by Tim Fillmon of Webster, Florida.
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