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Evans in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Major William C. Dudley

First Teacher of the Evans Center School

 
 
Major William C. Dudley Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
1. Major William C. Dudley Marker
Inscription.  Ordered to join his regiment in the War of 1812, he dismissed school and rode to Buffalo. He was killed at the Battle of Black Rock, Dec 30, 1813. Erected by Evans Historical Society 1969
 
Erected 1969 by Town of Evans Historical Society.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: EducationWar of 1812. A significant historical date for this entry is December 30, 1813.
 
Location. 42° 39.464′ N, 79° 2.064′ W. Marker is in Evans, New York, in Erie County. Memorial is at the intersection of North Main Street and Erie Road (New York State Route 5), on the right when traveling east on North Main Street. Marker is located at the rear parking lot entrance to the Town of Evans Historical Society and 1857 School House Museum. Marker is set back on North Main Street from the corner of NY Route 5. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8351 Erie Road, Angola NY 14006, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of First Town Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Burial Site of Asa Ames / Pioneer Cemetery 1810-1928 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of "Bundy's Mill"
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(approx. 1.1 miles away); "Angola Horror" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Birthplace of Willis Haviland Carrier (approx. 1.4 miles away); Dedicated to the Memory (approx. 1.4 miles away); The White City (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Historic First Church of Evans (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Evans.
 
Also see . . .  Town of Evans Hisorical Society and 1857 School House Museum. (Submitted on July 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Major William C. Dudley Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Trevor L Whited, June 10, 2023
2. Major William C. Dudley Marker
Eastward View Major William C. Dudley Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
3. Eastward View Major William C. Dudley Marker
On North Main Street from corner of NY Route 5.
Westward View Major William C. Dudley Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
4. Westward View Major William C. Dudley Marker
Towards NY Route 5
Front of 1857 School image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
5. Front of 1857 School
The front faces NY Route 5.
1857 School Date Stone image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
6. 1857 School Date Stone
1857 Schoolhouse Museum Hours image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
7. 1857 Schoolhouse Museum Hours
Schoolbell Plate image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
8. Schoolbell Plate
Front and South Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Musuem image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
9. Front and South Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Musuem
1857 Schoolhouse Museum Sign image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller
10. 1857 Schoolhouse Museum Sign
On NY Route 5, northward view.
Southward View 1857 Schoolhouse Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
11. Southward View 1857 Schoolhouse Museum
North Side 1857 Schoolhouse Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
12. North Side 1857 Schoolhouse Museum
Rear and South Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
13. Rear and South Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Museum
South and Front Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 7, 2014
14. South and Front Sides 1857 Schoolhouse Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 27, 2023. It was originally submitted on July 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 516 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.   2. submitted on June 25, 2023, by Trevor L Whited of Kokomo, Indiana.   3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. submitted on July 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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