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Near Amsterdam in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pettengill Home

 
 
Pettengill Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2011
1. Pettengill Home Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
Pettengill Home
Saumel Pettingill, Capt.
5th Co. Third Tryon County
Militia, Killed in Battle
of Oriskany Aug. 6, 1777.
House Burned in Raid, 1780.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 54.046′ N, 74° 15.029′ W. Marker is near Amsterdam, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Denice Road near Simcer Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 329 Denice Road, Amsterdam NY 12010, 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. 1964 Bell UH-1D Iroquois “Huey” (approx. 1.4 miles away); North American T-2 Buckeye United States Naval Test Pilot School (approx. 1.4 miles away); Town of Florida Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); Minaville World War Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); The National Martyrs' Shrine of America (approx. 3 miles away); A Mohawk House Unearthed
Pettengill Home Marker - Denice Road image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2011
2. Pettengill Home Marker - Denice Road
(approx. 3.1 miles away); Site of First Bridge (approx. 3.1 miles away); Site of Old Fort Hunter (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amsterdam.
 
Also see . . .  Pettengill's Lost Family Fortune in "The Money Hole". (Submitted on September 24, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 20, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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