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Berne in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pioneer

 
 
Pioneer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 4, 2017
1. Pioneer Marker
Inscription.
Col. Jesse Wood of Long
Island Settled Here About
1800. Served in War of
1812. Died July 23, 1853
At Age Of 83 Years


 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 38.065′ N, 74° 8.262′ W. Marker is in Berne, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Berne-Altamont Road (New York State Route 156) and Stranahan Lane, on the right when traveling south on Berne-Altamont Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2826 Berne-Altamont Road, Berne NY 12023, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cheese Factory (approx. 0.3 miles away); Ax Factory (approx. half a mile away); Mill Site (approx. 0.6 miles away); Weidman Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); Reformed Dutch Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dutch Barn (approx. 0.7 miles away); Schools (approx. mile away); Earliest House (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berne.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jesse D. Wood bio on Albany Hilltowns Biographies. (Submitted on March 4, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
2. Jesse Wood on Find-A-Grave. (Submitted on March 4, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Pioneer Marker Along Route 156 in Berne, NY image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 13, 2012
2. Pioneer Marker Along Route 156 in Berne, NY

 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 114 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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