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Rush in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Baptist Colony

 
 
Baptist Colony Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
1. Baptist Colony Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  
Baptist Colony
1804
Sixteen families from
Connecticut settled here.
First town meeting of Rush
was held here, 1818.

 
Erected 1959 by County of Monroe.
 
Location. 42° 59.244′ N, 77° 39.435′ W. Marker is in Rush, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on West Rush Road (County Route 65) 0.1 miles west of Stoney Brook Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 941 West Rush Road, Rush NY 14543, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Former School (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hallock House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Honeoye Valley (approx. 2.2 miles away); Totiakton (approx. 2.6 miles away); 1668-1709 (approx. 3.7 miles away); The West Henrietta Village (approx. 3.7 miles away); District No. 6 (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rush.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Baptist Colony Marker & Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
2. Baptist Colony Marker & Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 48 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 30, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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