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Rexford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Vischer House

 
 
Vischer House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, November 27, 2018
1. Vischer House Marker
Inscription.  c. 1801 Home of Nicholas (1777-1841) and Catherine Van Vranken Vischer. He was grandson of Vischer Ferry’s first settler.
 
Erected by Clifton Park Historic Preservation Committee.
 
Location. 42° 50.11′ N, 73° 50.746′ W. Marker is in Rexford, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Grooms Road, on the right when traveling west. Just to the west of Grooms Tavern. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rexford NY 12148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tavern c. 1820 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Church, c. 1788 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Shepherd House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Shopmyer House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Irish House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Asa Clark House (approx. 1.6 miles away); Clifton Park Center Baptist Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Edith M. Boldebuck (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rexford.
 
Regarding Vischer House. Vischer Ferry is a hamlet on the Mohawk River south of this marker. The Vischer family operated
Vischer House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, November 27, 2018
2. Vischer House
a ferry there until the early 20th century.
 
Also see . . .  Ferry Road Marker. (Submitted on November 27, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 63 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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