Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Philipsburg in Centre County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Kyler Homestead

 
 
Kyler Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 27, 2018
1. Kyler Homestead Marker
Inscription. Located in the 1796 State Road that followed the Indian Path; Conrad Kyler settled here in 1803. Abe Kyler occupied the log house c. 1820 until he sold to Ed Perks. The adjacent Kyler burial ground (Perks Cemetery) has the oldest marked graves in county, Catherine Pearce 1804 and her brother Conrad 1808.
 
Erected 2004 by Clearfield County Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 40° 55.502′ N, 78° 14.231′ W. Marker is near Philipsburg, Pennsylvania, in Centre County. Marker is at the intersection of Troy Hill Road and Morrisdale Dam Road, on the right when traveling north on Troy Hill Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Philipsburg PA 16866, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Union Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Halehurst (approx. 2.1 miles away); Philipsburg (approx. 2.2 miles away); Boggs Township (approx. 5 miles away); Osceola Mills (approx. 5.3 miles away); Ames Field (approx. 5.8 miles away); Plumbe Forge (approx. 7 miles away); Woodland (approx. 7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Philipsburg.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers
 
Kyler Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 27, 2018
2. Kyler Homestead Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 73 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2018, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Paid Advertisement