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Near Elmira in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Col. John Hendy

(1757-1840)

 
 
Col. John Hendy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 23, 2017
1. Col. John Hendy Marker
Inscription. Revolutionary War Veteran Built first house in Elmira 300 ft. south toward river c. 1788
 
Erected 2013 by Chemung County Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 4.651′ N, 76° 51.044′ W. Marker is near Elmira, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is on West Water Street (New York State Route 352), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1501 W Water Street, Elmira NY 14905, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elmira Prison Camp 1864-65 (approx. 1.3 miles away); Elmira Prison Camp 1864 - 1865 (approx. 1 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 1 miles away); Veterans of All Wars (approx. 2.2 miles away); Old Second Street Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Plank Road (approx. 2.2 miles away); Kopernik (approx. 2.3 miles away); Crystal Eastman (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elmira.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Col. John Hendy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 23, 2017
2. Col. John Hendy Marker
Col. John Hendy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Forest McDermott, August 23, 2017
3. Col. John Hendy Marker
Elementary School named after Col. Hendy is about 3 blocks further down the street on the left.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 29, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 28, 2017, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 28, 2017, by Forest McDermott of Masontown, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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