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Hanover in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The King from Hanover

James Jesse Strang 1813-1856

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 15, 2017
1. The King from Hanover Marker
Inscription. Hanover resident, 1816-1836, at Dennison's Corners and Keach's Corners. Clerk of Dennison's Corners School #10 and of Forestville Baptist Church. Studied law, taught, and married in Silver Creek. Attended Fredonia Academy. Ellington Postmaster, Randolph newspaper publisher. Mormon leader at Voree, WI., and Beaver Is., MI. Seceded from U.S. Proclaimed King 7/8/1850. Michigan Legislator, author, lecturer, naturalist. Murdered by followers 7/9/1856.
 
Erected 2011 by Vincent P. Martonis, Hanover Historian.
 
Location. 42° 29.641′ N, 79° 8.97′ W. Marker is in Hanover, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Dennison Road (County Route 89) and King Road, on the right when traveling south on Dennison Road. Touch for map. Marker is at Dennison Corners. Marker is in this post office area: Silver Creek NY 14136, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. George F. Abbott (approx. 2.2 miles away); Birthplace of Mary Smith Lockwood (approx. 2.3 miles away); Site of First Settlement (approx. 2.8 miles away); Ehmke Family Home (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Swift Mansion
The King from Hanover Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 15, 2017
2. The King from Hanover Marker
Marker at center.
(approx. 3.7 miles away); The Lincoln Maple (approx. 3.7 miles away); Site of Sheridan Depot of the New York & Erie Railroad (approx. 4.8 miles away); American Revolution (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hanover.
 
Also see . . .  James Strang - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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