Alabama in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Circa 1820 - 1900
Erected 2012 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1829.
Location. 43° 5.784′ N, 78° 21.512′ W. Marker is in Alabama, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Lewiston Road (County Route 12) one mile east of Allegheny Road (New York State Route 63), on the left when traveling east. Marker is about a mile east of the northern junction of NY routes 77 and 63, where NY 77 turns south off of Lewiston Road and then shares Allegheny Road with NY 63. There are sports fields opposite the burial ground on Lewiston Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakfield NY 14125, 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. Town of Alabama (approx. 2 miles away); Basom Plot (approx. 2.3 miles away); This Waterway (approx. Feeder Canal (approx. 4 miles away); Welcome to Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 4˝ miles away); Black Tern (Chlidonias niger) - Endangered in New York (approx. 4˝ miles away); Schafer Farms (approx. 4.7 miles away); Treaty of 1857 (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alabama.
More about this marker. A sign on the site displays "Norton Cemetery."
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 30, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 30, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.