Troy in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In loving memory
1766 --- 1854
during the War of 1812
and since adopted by
the United States.
Erected 1931 by his granddaughter Marion Wilson (Sheldon).
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War of 1812. A significant historical year for this entry is 1766.
Location. 42° 45.752′ N, 73° 40.103′ W. Marker is in Troy, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is located in section F of Oakwood Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Troy NY 12182, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Major General John Ellis Wool (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Panoramic View of American History (approx. 0.2 miles away); Amos Eaton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General Joseph Bradford Carr (approx. 0.2 miles away); Warren Family Mortuary Chapel: 1861 (approx. ¼ mile away); George Henry ThomasSan Francisco Giants (approx. 0.3 miles away); Troy, N.Y. Hall of Famers (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Troy.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 705 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 16, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 7. submitted on March 27, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.