Persia in Cattaraugus County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Pioneer settler in town of
Persia in 1810. Built first
saw and grist mill, bridge,
frame house, Forty Rd. Gave
land for cemetery in 1836.
Erected 1985 by Town of Persia.
Location. 42° 26.72′ N, 78° 55.735′ W. Marker is in Persia, New York, in Cattaraugus County. Marker is on Broadway Road (County Route 4) ¼ mile north of Point Peter Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gowanda NY 14070, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bell Huey UH-1H Helicopter (approx. 1.2 miles away); Gowanda Historic Site (approx. 1.3 miles away); Gowanda Shrine Club No.1 (approx. 1.3 miles away); “Taylor Tract” (approx. 3 miles away); Town of Perrysburg (approx. 3.8 miles away); Tree With Bank Account (approx. 4.3 miles away); The Lincoln Maple (approx. 8.2 miles away); The First Pioneers (approx. 8.8 miles away).
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 9, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 9, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.