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Albion in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Union Cemetery

 
 
Union Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
1. Union Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
This land, bought from Moses
and Sarah Bacon in April 1835
served as a "burying ground"
until Jan. 8, 1853 when the
Cemetery Assoc. was formed.
Lot 22 was for strangers.
Last burial 1910

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1835.
 
Location. 43° 15.875′ N, 78° 11.568′ W. Marker is in Albion, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is on Oak Orchard Road (New York State Route 98) 0.1 miles north of Gaines Road (New York State Route 279), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albion NY 14411, 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. "The Brick Pond" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Calamity Sept. 28, 1859 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Erie Canal 1825 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Historic Downtown Albion (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hitching Posts (approx. 1.2 miles away); Irish, English, Italian and Polish Immigrants (approx. 1.2 miles away); Home of Sanford E. Church
Union Cemetery Marker - Northward image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
2. Union Cemetery Marker - Northward
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(approx. 1.3 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albion.
 
Union Cemetery Marker - Southward image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
3. Union Cemetery Marker - Southward
Towards junction with NY 279.
Union Cemetery and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 9, 2014
4. Union Cemetery and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 19, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 16, 2022