“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
King Ferry in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Unknown Soldier

Unknown Soldier Marker image. Click for full size.
1. Unknown Soldier Marker
Inscription.  Only soldier lost in Col. Butler's force against Cayuga Iroquois
Buried in nearby gully, September 25, 1779.
Erected 1987 by Cayuga Lake Granges.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Wars, US Indian. A significant historical date for this entry is September 25, 1779.
Location. 42° 38.986′ N, 76° 38.141′ W. Marker is in King Ferry, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Road (County Road 157) and Center Road, on the right when traveling south on Lake Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 658 Lake Rd, King Ferry NY 13081, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Northville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 1½ miles away); Jabez Bradley Home (approx. 1.6 miles away); Site Of (approx. 1.8 miles away); Town of Genoa (approx. 2.9 miles away); Five Corners (approx. 3.2 miles away); Ledyard (approx. 3.2 miles away); Lewis Henry Morgan (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in King Ferry.
Credits. This page was last revised on May 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 28, 2021. This page has been viewed 89 times since then and 32 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 28, 2021, by Shannon L. Armstrong of Genoa, New York. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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Aug. 10, 2022