Ballston Spa in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Samuel Davis MD
Practiced medicine from here for 50 years. House was a station on the Underground Railroad.
Erected by Town of Ballston Spa.
Location. 42° 57.72′ N, 73° 52.69′ W. Marker is in Ballston Spa, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Middle Line Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ballston Spa NY 12020, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ballston Church (approx. half a mile away); 1780 Invasion (approx. half a mile away); Ballston Center (approx. half a mile away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); James Gordon (approx. 0.6 miles away); Eliphalet Ball (approx. 0.7 miles away); Home of Samuel Young (approx. 0.7 miles away); Ballston Site Of (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ballston Spa.
Regarding Samuel Davis MD. Dr. Samuel Davis was born in East Hampton, Long Island, in 1765. His father, John Davis, left England in the early part of the seventeenth century, and settled in Massachusetts, and afterwards removed to Long Island, where he successfully engaged in farming and the manufacture of leather. Samuel, the first
Also see . . . History of Saratoga County. (Submitted on December 3, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
Categories. • African Americans • Science & Medicine •
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