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Ames in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

James Mereness

 
 
James Mereness Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 11, 2018
1. James Mereness Marker
Inscription.
Local Doctor Who Was Active
In Anti-Slavery Movement
Reportedly Hid Freedom
Seekers In His Nearby Home
As Part Of Underground RR

 
Erected by Heritage & Genealogical Society of Montgomery County.
 
Location. 42° 50.21′ N, 74° 35.978′ W. Marker is in Ames, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Latimer Hill Rd (County Route 89), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is on the lawn in front of the Village of Ames Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 611 Latimer Hill Road, Canajoharie NY 13317, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Lehman Block (approx. 3 miles away); Rockville (approx. 3 miles away); Camp of Cedar Swamp (approx. 3.8 miles away); Town of Sharon (approx. 3.9 miles away); Flint Homesite (approx. 4.2 miles away); Canajoharie Academy (approx. 4.9 miles away); Van Alstyne Homestead (approx. 4.9 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 5.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  James Mereness on Find-A-Grave. (Submitted on February 11, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords.
James Mereness Marker at the Village of Ames Museum image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 11, 2018
2. James Mereness Marker at the Village of Ames Museum
Underground Railroad, Underground Rail Road
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RR
 
James Mereness Marker beside Latimer Hill Road in the Village of Ames,NY image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, February 11, 2018
3. James Mereness Marker beside Latimer Hill Road in the Village of Ames,NY
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 13, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 11, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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