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Near Canoga in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses”

 
 
"A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses" Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
1. "A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses" Marker
Inscription.

Site of
"a very pretty Indian town
of ten houses"
Burned September 21, 1779
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See page 76 "Journals of the
Military Expedition of
Major General John Sullivan,"
published by the State

 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians marker series.
 
Location. 42° 52.618′ N, 76° 44.713′ W. Marker is near Canoga, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is on New York State Route 89 0.2 miles south of Lower Lake Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3056 NY Route 89, Seneca Falls NY 13148, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gar-Non-De-Yo (a few steps from this marker); Red Jacket (approx. 0.8 miles away); Red Jacket. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Canoga Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Canoga Creek (approx. one mile away); Potter Inn Farm (approx. 2.9 miles away); Old Genesee Stage Route (approx. 3 miles away); Captain Charles B. Randolph (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canoga.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
"A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses" Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
2. "A Very Pretty Indian Town of Ten Houses" Marker
On rock at left foreground. Looking south
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 26, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 72 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 26, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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