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Near Wurtsboro in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Michel Helm

 
 
Michel Helm Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 4, 2018
1. Michel Helm Marker
Inscription.

Killed and scalped here
during French and Indian War,
while on way from visiting
his daughter at Minisink,
to his home in Rochester

 
Erected 1936 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 36.288′ N, 74° 27.447′ W. Marker is near Wurtsboro, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on U.S. 209 0.1 miles north of the N end of the Wurtsboro-Sullivan County Airport, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at a roadside rest area on the west side of the highway. Marker is in this post office area: Wurtsboro NY 12790, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Mine Road ~ D. and H. Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Yaugh House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Original Snubbing (approx. 2 miles away); Wurtsboro (approx. 2.6 miles away); Ulster County (approx. 4.2 miles away); Mapes Cemetery (approx. 9 miles away); Fantinekill Massacre Memorial (approx. 9 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wurtsboro.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, French and Indian
 
Michel Helm Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 4, 2018
2. Michel Helm Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 8, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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