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Wheatfield in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bergholz

 
 
Bergholz Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2015
1. Bergholz Marker
Inscription.  
Bergholz
German Lutheran
Settlement
Founded Oct. 12, 1843
This site of
Holy Ghost Church and
6 acres in village center
donated by
Hon. Washington Hunt

 
Erected 1976 by Wheatfield Bicentennial Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public WorkChurches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical date for this entry is October 12, 1843.
 
Location. 43° 6.172′ N, 78° 54.626′ W. Marker is in Wheatfield, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Niagara Road and Luther Street, on the right when traveling east on Niagara Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara Falls NY 14304, 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. In Memory of the Men of the Town of Wheatfield (approx. 1.3 miles away); The C-119G "Flying Boxcar" (approx. 1.9 miles away); Fairchild C-119 "Flying Boxcar" (approx. 1.9 miles away); Douglas C-47 "Skytrain" (approx. 2 miles away);
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2015
2. Eastward
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La Salle Built the Griffon (approx. 2.9 miles away); SSG. Aram J. Bass (approx. 3.2 miles away); Raymond P. Klimek Veterans Park (approx. 4˝ miles away); U.S. Navy Seabee Veterans (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Regarding Bergholz. Washington Hunt was a Congressman and Governor of New York.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. Two markers about Washington Hunt.
 
Also see . . .  Das Haus German Heritage Museum. Bergholz, NY (Submitted on August 10, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.) 
 
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2015
3. Westward
Bergholz Marker Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 1, 2015
4. Bergholz Marker Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 10, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 286 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 10, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.

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