Ames in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
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.)
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR •
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 68 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.