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Troy in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Paine

 
 
John Paine Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. John Paine Marker
Inscription.

First president of this
cemetery association, and
until his death Feb. 7, 1852.
To his ready decision and
untiring energy, the fortunate
selection of the grounds,
and firm establishment of
the cemetery are largely due.

 
Location. 42° 45.213′ N, 73° 40.703′ W. Marker is in Troy, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is on 101st Street east of 7th Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Just north of the Oakwood Cemetery Office, Troy NY 12180, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oakwood Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Gardner Earl Memorial Chapel & Crematorium (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Oakwood Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); World War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Henry Freeman (approx. 0.4 miles away); Third Street Burial Grounds, 1824 (approx. half a mile away); George Henry Thomas (approx. half a mile away); San Francisco Giants (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Troy.
 
Also see . . .
1. Oakwood Cemetery Historic Overview. (Submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
John Paine Monument image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. John Paine Monument

2. John Paine at Find A Grave. (Submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Charles Calverley (1833-1914): Stone cutter to acclaimed sculptor (Grondahl, 2013). (Submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesMan-Made Features
 
John Paine Bust image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
3. John Paine Bust
John Paine Bust Sculptor's Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
4. John Paine Bust Sculptor's Mark
C. Calverley. Sc. 1886.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 26, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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