Hudson Falls in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Hon. Silas Wright
Gov. Wright studied the law under the guidance of Judge Martindale and did become a lawyer. He was born in 1795 and died in 1847, at his home in Canton, St. Lawrence County. In addition to being governor he served in the United States Senate.
Erected 2004 by Village of Hudson Falls.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1795.
Location. 43° 18.045′ N, 73° 35.186′ W. Marker is in Hudson Falls, New York, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 4) and Maple Street (New York State Route 196), on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hudson Falls NY 12839, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington County Civil War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II MemorialSixteen Soldiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Gen. Washington (about 400 feet away); Gov. N. Pitcher (about 500 feet away); Railway Bridge Piers (about 700 feet away); Townsend Harris (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sandy Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hudson Falls.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 419 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 29, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.